727. Will You Let Me Be Your Servant (The Servant Song)

Text Information
First Line: Will you let me be your servant
Title: Will You Let Me Be Your Servant (The Servant Song)
Author: Richard Gillard (1977, alt.)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: 8.7.8.7
Scripture: Matthew 25:34-46; Mark 9:35-37; Mark 10:43-45; John 13:1-18; Romans 12:3-21; Philippians 2:1-11; Colossians 1:24-29
Topic: Community in Christ; Discipleship and Mission; Ministry (1 more...)
Copyright: © 1977 Universal Music - Brentwood Benson Publishing
Tune Information
Name: THE SERVANT SONG
Composer: Richard Gillard (1977)
Arranger: Betty Pulkingham
Meter: 8.7.8.7
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: © 1977 Universal Music - Brentwood Benson Publishing


Text Information:

The opening and closing stanza expresses the essence of this folk-style song about the mutuality of servant ministry: those who serve must also be willing to be served. This is what Christ intended when he commanded the disciples to “wash one another’s feet” (John 13:14).


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