Writer: © Jamie Wolf
Description: This simple and beautiful song takes the congregation through the powerful experience of hearing and responding to Jesus' call.
Scripture: Matthew 4:18-20, Mark 1:16-18, Matthew 11:30, Matthew 10:39
Function: Message Reflection, Benediction
Tempo: 156 in 6/8 time
Other: It can work well to have two vocalists leading this song as a duet, and have a male vocalist sing the lead on the pre-chorus.
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Can't you hear Jesus calling
He's reaching out with his hand
Saying come follow me, come to me, follow
Come follow me, come to me, follow
And I will take the yoke You offer
Lose my life so You can give it back
I will abide in You, for You came down
I'll follow in Your footsteps
All songs were written with careful attention to being easily singable for congregations, theologically sound, and musically compelling.