HymnLink: There Is a Fountain

5 July 2014
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Here are a few ideas for creating a short praise set on a communion Sunday using HymnCharts arrangements and the popular praise song Mighty to Save. The set looks like this:

Are You Washed In the Blood (uptempo, final chorus repeated ballad-style)
There Is a Fountain (uptempo)
Mighty to Save (ballad)

Start with the uptempo Are You Washed In the Blood and flow into There Is a Fountain. The songs link by theme: verse 4 of Are You Washed says:

Lay aside the garments that are stained with sin,
And be washed in the blood of the Lamb;
There’s a fountain flowing for the soul unclean,
O be washed in the blood of the Lamb!

The final chorus of Are You Washed is repeated in a more free, worship style with just piano, and allows you to set the new, slightly slower tempo of There Is a Fountain:

LISTEN Are You Washed > There Is a Fountain

Next, flow out of There Is a Fountain into Mighty to Save. The songs are linked by theme: the repeated tag of There Is a Fountain says:

I will sing Your pow’r,
I’ll sing Your pow’r to save.

LISTEN There Is a Fountain > Mighty to Save

Notice there’s no stopping between any songs – the key to worship flow are seamless seques.

You can use Mighty to Save with Are You Washed, too:

LISTEN Are You Washed > Mighty to Save

 
Download sheet music, chord charts and tracks for “There Is a Fountain” and “Are You Washed” with a HymnCharts.com subscription.

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