Approved Songs

(Updated 10/02/2015)

10 000 reasons (Matt Redman)
Abba Father
Above all (Paul Baloche)
Alive Alive
All Day (Hillsong)
All Heaven Declares (R2:281)
All my hope (Reuben Morgan)
All of Creation – Mercy Me
All the Heavens (Hillsongs 2002)
All things are possible (Hillsong)
All to us (Chris Tomlin)
Alleluia (no 1 R1:4)
Alleluia (Sinclair)
Alleluia, glory alleluia (BOW 100b)
Amazing Grace
Amazing Grace (My Chains are Gone) – Chris Tomlin
Amazing Love
Ancient of Days
Ancient Words
Angus Dei (Michael W. Smith)
As the deer (BOW 217)
At the Cross
Awesome God
Battle hymn of the Republic
Be still (R2:295)
Be unto Your name
Before the Throne of God above
Behold a Miracle
Behold the lamb
Better than life
Bind us together
Blessed (Hillsongs 2002)
Blessed be the Lord God Almighty (R2:299)
Blessed be Your name (Matt Redman)
Celebrate (SIS 481)
Change my heart O God (R2:306)
Christ is Enough (CCLI Song # 6514035)
Clap your hands (R1:133)
Closer (Louis Britz) *
Come bless the Lord (R1:39)
Come now is the Time
Come people of the risen King
Cornerstone (ccle# 6158927)
Create in me a clean heart
Days of Elijah (use Yahweh, instead of Jehovah)
Desert Song – Brooke Fraser (Hillsong)
Draw me close
Emmanuel (Hillsongs)
Emmanuel (CCLI Song # 7000479)
Enemy has been defeated - Hillsong
Everlasting God – Lincoln Brewster
Everyday (Hillsong)
Exalt the Lord our God (SIS 320)
Falling on my knees (Hungry)
Father I thank you (R2:323)
Father of all things (R2:326)
Father we love you (Glorify Your name)BOW 160
Fill my house (R2:329)
For all You've done
For I’m building (R2:333)
Forever (C. Tomlin)
Forever Grateful (R2:331)
From the Inside Out - Hillsong
Give Thanks
Glory (Geoff Bullock)
Glory of Glories
Glory to the Lamb (R2:341)
Glory, glory in the highest
Glory, Glory in the Highest (R2:340)
Go Forth (R2:342)
God He reigns, with All I need is You
God I look to You (Jenn Johnson)
God of this City – Chris Tomlin
God of Wonders
Grace like Rain (Amazing Grace) – Todd Agnew
Great in Power
Great in Power (Russel Fragar)
Great is the Lord
Halleluia, my Father (R1:85)
Hallelujah (Hillsong)
Hallelujah for the Cross (CCLI Song # 6550556)
Hallelujah, for the Lord our God (BOW 509)
Hallelujah to the King
Have faith in God
Have you seen Jesus my Lord (R1:90)
He is alive (R2:354)
He is exalted (R2:355)
He was pierced (R2:357)
Hear our Praises
Heart of God 2: Beautiful Jerusalem
Heaven came down (R1:98)
Here I am Lord (R2:360)
Here I am to worship
Here in this Place (Michelle Lodder)
Here with us: Joy Williams
Highest (Hillsongs)
His sheep am I (R2:101)
Holy Ground
Holy holy
Holy of Holies
Hosanna (Brooke Fraser)
How deep the Father’s love
How great are You Lord
How great is our God (Chris Tomlin)
How majestic is Your Name (R2:371)
I am convinced (R:543)
I believe in Jesus (R2:375)
I could sing of Your Love forever
I extol You
I give you my heart
I have decided to follow Jesus
I just want to praise You
I love you, Lord (BOW 211)
I need thee every hour
I praise you, Lord (G. Crawford)
I sing praises (R2:386)
I stand in awe (R2:387)
I surrender (Geoff Bullock)
I surrender (Pieter Coffee)
I will call upon the Lord
I will enter His gates
I will sing
I worship You (R2:394)
I’ve been redeemed
In Christ alone
In the Heavens is the Lord (Hiemstra)
Indescribeable – Chris Tomlin
Irresistible (Hillsongs 2001)
Jesus You Gave it all (C.Gower)
Jesus, all for Jesus
Jesus, I adore You
Jesus, Jesus (BOW 208)
Jesus, lover of my soul
Jesus, remember me
Jesus, what a beautiful name
Just a closer Walk with Thee
Just let me say
King of Love (Essential
Let it begin with me
Let there be love
Let Your Glory Fall (Ianthe May)
Lift high the Banners of Love
Lift up your eyes (Planetshakers)
Lion of Judah (Robin Mark)
Lord be glorified
Lord I need You (ccli # 5925687)
Lord Reign in me
Lord, Have Mercy
Lord, I lift Your Name on high
Made me Glad
Majesty (Smith and Garrard)
Make me Like you
Mighty to Save
More love, more power (Michael W Smith)
More than life
My Hope Hillsongs
My redeemer lives
My Saviour My God – Aaron Shust
None but Jesus (Brooke Fraser)
Not by Might
O Lord, you’re beautiful
O Praise the Name (Anastasis) (CCLI Song # 7037787)
Oh the mercy of God
One thing I ask
One Way
Only by Grace
Open the eyes of my heart (Paul Baloche)
Our God (Redman and Myrin)
Our God reigns
Our Saviour King
Potter’s Hand
Psalm 100
Psalm 117 – Sons of Korah
Refiner’s Fire
Refresh my heart
Rejoice rejoice
Rend the Heavens (Robin Mark)
Rend the Heavens (CCLI Song # 5462504)
Salvation belongs to our God
Salvation is here - Hillsong
Saviour King
Shout to the Lord
Shout to the North (Robin Mark)
Shout your Fame
Sing alleluia to the Lord
So you would Come
Son of God
Song of Moses and the lamb (Lyrics by Ken Haarhoff, tune of Before the Throne)
Spirit of Grace (Pour out a Spirit of grace and prayer)
Spirit of Grace and Prayer
Strong and Constant
The blessing of the Lord (R2:297)
The First Nowell
The Heart of Worship
The Heavens shall declare (R2:511)
The Lord is my shepherd (R2:529)
The Lord’s my shepherd (BOW 23)
The Potters Hand
The power of your love
The Stand (chorus and bridge only)
The trees of the field
The Battle belongs to the Lord
There is a Redeemer (R2:523)
There is none like You
They will know we are Christians
This I believe (The Creed)
This is Amazing Grace (CCLI Song # 6333821)
This is our God (Hillsong. Reuben Morgan)
This Kingdom (G. Bullock)
Thy Word is a lamp (R2:529)
To the Ends of the Earth (Hillsongs)
Trust and Obey
Turn your eyes upon Jesus
We are Gathering Together
We are here to praise You
We fall down
What the Lord has done in me
When did we see you
When I look into Your Holiness
When its all been said and done
Where else have we to go
Whispering Hope
Who am I (CCLI Song # 4196651)
With all I am
With every breath
Wonderful merciful Saviour (Rodgers and Wise)
Worthy is the Lamb
Year of Grace (Robin Mark)
Year of Grace (CCLI Song # 5462470)
You are
You are Holy (Planetshakers)
You are Holy (Prince of Peace)
You are Mine
You are My King (amazing love)
You are my world (Hillsong)
You are my Hiding Place
You are Worthy (Hillsongs 2003)
You Are, with You are Lord (Hillsongs 2003)
You rescued me (G.Bullock)
You rescued me Your love keeps following me
Your presence is heaven to me (CCLI Sng # 6214751)

Take Note

*Songs such as this one, which do not explicitly mention the name of God, must be sung in the context of a worship service and should be positioned in a worship bracket in such a way that it is clear we are addressing God when we sing “You”

The following songs are also approved:

All songs in the BOW (except those using the name “Jehovah”)

All songs in “Rejoicing” 1,2 and 3

All songs in “Songs for Life” (Children’s songs published by CRC, Grand Rapids)

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