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Jesus Is Alive – Sunday Songs

Jesus Is Alive is the final song from CityAlight’s recently released five track EP Yet Not I that I’m posting here.
It’s sort of mid-tempo, with musical hooks that you feel comfortable with pretty quickly.
A song of those who are being gathered celebrating their gathering together.

1.
There is now a hope that lasts beyond our days
For the one that once was buried lives again
Now the tomb is bare and empty and the stone is rolled away
Praise the Risen one who overcame the grave
2.
All you broken hearted, all you worn and weak
Come find living water, everlasting streams
To the wandering spirit, lost and searching wanting something more
Find the risen king who overcomes the world
Refrain.
Let there be dancing in the darkness
And let our song break through the night
Lift your voice and sing that Christ is King
For Jesus is Alive
3.
No more condemnation, no more doubt and fear
For our sin and shame they have no power here
In his resurrection, perfect love has set the captives free
Praise the risen king who stands in victory
Refrain.
Bridge.
Hallelujah, death is undone
Hallelujah, Jesus has won
Hallelujah, we overcome
Oh in Jesus, Oh in Jesus
Refrain.

Words and Music: Michael Farren, Tiarne Tranter, Jaywan Maxwell, Jesse Reeves, Niki Shepherd & James Tealy
© CityAlight Music


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The Goodness Of Jesus – Sunday Songs

The Goodness Of Jesus is another song from CityAlight’s recently released EP Yet Not I.
It is another example of their capacity to produce singable songs that have lyrics that are worth singing.
Fresh, yet familiar.

The lyrics:
1.
Come you weary heart now to Jesus
Come you anxious soul now and see
There is perfect love and comfort in your tears
Rest here in His wondrous peace
Refrain.
Oh the goodness, the goodness of Jesus
Satisfied He is all that I need
May it be, come what may, that I rest all my days
In the goodness of Jesus

2.
Come find what this world cannot offer
Come and find your joy here complete
Taste the living water, never thirst again,
Rest here in His wondrous peace
Refrain.
3.
Come and find your hope now in Jesus
He is all he said he would be
Grace is overflowing from the Saviour’s heart
Rest here in His wondrous peace
Refrain.
Repeat refrain.

Words and Music: by Fiona Aghajanian, Harrison Druery, Michael Farren, Jaywan Maxwell, Jonny Robinson & Rich Thompson
© 2018 CityAlight Music


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Ancient Of Days by CityAlight – Sunday Songs

CityAlight have released a song titled Ancient Of Days on their recent EP Yet Not I.
A reflective testimony of faith.
A good a song to conclude another year of praise, a good song to commence another year of praise.

1.
Though the nations rage
Kingdoms rise and fall
There is still one king
Reigning over all
So I will not fear
For this truth remains:
That my God is, the Ancient of Days
Chorus.
None above him, none before him
All of time in His hands
For His throne it shall remain and ever stand
All the power all the glory
I will trust in His name
For my God is, the Ancient of Days
2.
Though the dread of night
Overwhelms my soul
He is here with me
I am not alone
O his love is sure
And He knows my name
For my God is, the Ancient of Days
Chorus.
3.
Though I may not see
What the future brings
I will watch and wait
For the Saviour king
Then my joy complete
Standing face to face
In the presence of the Ancient of Days

Words and Music: Jonny Robinson, Rich Thompson, Michael Farren & Jesse Reeves
© 2018 CityAlight Music


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God Is For Us – Sunday Songs

God Is For Us is a new song from CityAlight.
Short, singable, positive, and about God, not us.
No references to water, either.

The lyrics:
1
We won’t fear the battle
We won’t fear the night
We will walk the valley with you by our side
You will go before us
You will lead the way
Chorus
We have found a refuge, only you can save
Sing with joy now: our God is for us
The Father’s love is a strong and mighty fortress
Raise your voice now, no love is greater
Who can stand against us if our God is for us
2
Even when I stumble
Even when I fall
Even when I turn back, still your love is sure
You will not abandon,
You will not forsake
You will cheer me onward with never ending grace
Bridge
Neither height nor depth can separate us
Hell and death will not defeat us
He who gave his son to free us
Holds me in his love

Words and Music: Michael Farren, James Ferguson, Tiarne Tranter, Jesse Reeves, Jonny Robinson, James Tealy & Rich Thompson
© 2018 CityAlight Music


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I Will Trust My Saviour Jesus – Sunday Songs

CityAlight have new music out, an EP called Yet Not I.
I Will Trust My Saviour Jesus is one of the songs.

The lyrics:
1.
I will trust my Saviour Jesus
When my darkest doubts befall
Trust Him when to simply trust Him
Seems the hardest thing of all
2.
I will trust my Saviour Jesus
Trust Him when my strength is small
For I know the shield of Jesus
Is the safest place of all.
Refrain.
Jesus, only Jesus
Help me trust you more and more
Jesus, only Jesus
May my heart be ever yours
3.
I will trust my Saviour Jesus
He has said His way is best
For I know the path He’s chosen
Leads to everlasting rest
Bridge.
Oh on that cross, how it was seen
I can go now ever trusting in the One who died for me
What could I bring for your gift is complete
So I trust you, simply trust you,
Lord, with every part of me

Words & Music: Jaywan Maxwell, Tiarne Tranter, Jonny Robinson, Rich Thompson & Lucy A. Bennett © CityAlight


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What Love My God – Sunday Songs

What Love My God is from CityAlight’s album Only A Holy God.

The lyrics:
1.
What love my God would bring you down to earth
What king would take a low and lonely birth
Yet to this dark and broken place you came
To sleep beneath the stars that you had made
2.
What love my God would send the Way of Life
To walk the road, rejected and despised
That you might know the weakness I possess
And be my rock of strength and righteousness
Refrain.
O Your love my God like a flood
As heaven opened up pouring out on us
O praise the King who came to the world
In his love like a mighty flood
3.
What love my God could hold you to the tree
To bear that overwhelming debt for me
The Son of heaven leaves the Father’s side
The Healer bleeds, the Life was made to die
Refrain.
4.
What love my God, so gracious and extreme
Was strong enough to come and fight for me
To go through hell and down into the grave
And raise me up to see you face to face
You raise me up to see you face to face
Refrain.
Repeat refrain.

Words & Music: Jonny Robinson and Rich Thompson
© 2016 CityAlight Music


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Grace – Sunday Songs

A reflective meditation on the saving power and love of God.
From CityAlight’s album Only A Holy God.

The lyrics:
1.
Your grace that leads this sinner home
From death to life forever
And sings the song of righteousness
By blood and not by merit
2.
Your grace that reaches far and wide
To every tribe and nation
Has called my heart to enter in
The joy of Your salvation
Refrain.
By grace I am redeemed
By grace I am restored
And now I freely walk
Into the arms of Christ my Lord
3.
Your grace that I cannot explain
Not by my earthly wisdom
The prince of life, without a stain
Was traded for this sinner
Refrain.
By grace I am redeemed
By grace I am restored
And now I freely walk
Into the arms of Christ my Lord
4.
Let praise rise up and overflow
My song resound forever
For grace will see me welcomed home
To walk beside my Saviour
Refrain.
By grace I am redeemed
By grace I am restored
And now I freely walk
Into the arms of Christ my Lord

Words & Music: Niki Shepherd, Jonny Robinson, Rich Thompson
© 2016 CityAlight Music