[Continuing the hymn-for-Sundays series]
"Look, behold I have engraved you
on my hands, upon my palms.
I, your Saviour and Redeemer
have you in my mighty arms."
Safe, secure: we’re not deserted;
power, strength and wisdom too
in Christ Jesu’s glorious riches,
– ‘What I need to, I can do.'
Tune: 87 87 Beecher/Love Diving (Zundel) (tune of 'Through the night of doubt and sorrow)'
'See I have engraved you on the palms of my hands' (Isaiah 49:16) 'No-one can snatch them out of my hand … no-one can snatch them out of my Father’s hand.' (John 10:28,29) 'I can do everything through him who gives me strength. … And my God will meet all your needs according to his glorious riches in Christ Jesus.' (Philippians 4:13,19)