This anthem was commissioned for the middle school choir at the Montreat Conference on Worship and Music. The lovely recurring melodic theme combines with very accessible vocal parts to make the anthem easy to learn. Optional flute and handbells join in for the climax of the piece.
Composer: John D. Horman
Voicing: SATB with keyboard, opt. flute (or other C inst.), and opt. 3 octaves handbells
Text: John D. Horman
Season: Epiphany, General/Ordinary
Lectionary: Year A - Epiphany - Presentation of our Lord; Year B - Season after Pentecost - Proper 16; Year C - Season after Pentecost - Proper 25
Scripture: Psalms 84