Questions with Answers Vol. 3: Christ and His Work

by Dana Dirksen

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released November 15, 2007

All music written by Dana Dirksen
Questions and answers are taken from The Catechism For Young People written by Pastor Stephen Hildebrandt
Special thanks to the Westminster Divines
Recorded, Produced and Engineered by Patrick Tetreault
Mastered by K. Even Hodge IV @ Krytikal Mass Productions
Dana Dirksen: guitar 3, 7 Patrick Tetrault: guitar, all songs except 3, 7
Anna Deneze: piano 4, 5 Chris Rhoads: bass Jeramy Burchett: drums
Background Vocals by the Super Group: 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
Julia Chandler, Jessica Barnes, Daniel Dirksen, Katherine Dirksen, Wayne Ryan 6 Dayna Jacobs 7 James Dirksen 12 Andrew Dirksen (claps) 12
Illustrations and paintings: Jessica Poundstone
Layout: Theresa Rohrer - NWMedia
Dedicated to Chance Burris & Destiny Burris

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Songs for Saplings Portland, Oregon

We create lively, fun songs that attempt to deliver the deepest Biblical truths in a format that children will love.

Songs for Saplings is James and Dana Dirksen. We live in Portland, OR, and have 6 beautiful children. We thank God that He has allowed us to share the Good News that Jesus came to seek and save that which was lost.

You can learn more about us at songsforsaplings.com
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Track Name: Can You Repent And Believe In Christ?
1. Can You Repent and Believe in Christ?

No eye has seen, no ear has heard, no mind has conceived
What God has prepared for those who love Him,
But God has revealed it to me. [2x]

Can you repent and believe in Christ? Can you repent and believe?
By your own power, can you believe?
No, God has revealed it to me.

We have not received the spirit of the world,
But the Spirit who is from God, that we may know and understand
What God has freely given, What God has freely given to me.

Can you repent and believe in Christ? Can you repent and believe?
By your own power, can you believe?
No, God has revealed it to me.

I Corinthians, chapter 2 verse 9.
No mind has conceived what God has prepared for those who love Him
But God has revealed it to me. [2x]

No I cannot, could not, will not, would not, won't not, ton't not, sciddly ot, don't believe
But God revealed it to me. [2x]
Track Name: What Is Meant By The Atonement?
2. What is Meant by the Atonement?

Na na na na na na na na na na [4x]
Atonement, what is meant by the atonement? [2x]
Na na na na na na na na na na [4x]

We are saved, we are saved,
We are saved from the wrath of God through His Son.
We are saved, we are saved,
We are saved through the life of Jesus His Son.
Na na na na na na na na na na [4x]

God showed His Great love for us.
While we were still sinners, While we were sinners, Christ died for us.
Na na na na na na na na na na [4x]

Christ satisfied God's justice by His suffering and death in our place. [2x]
Rejoice, rejoice, rejoice in our new relationship with God.
Rejoice, rejoice, rejoice in our wonderful relationship with God.
Romans 5:8 through 11,
Rejoice in our new relationship with God.
Romans 5:8 through 11,
Rejoice in our wonderful relationship with God.
Na na na na na na na na na na [4x]
Track Name: How Were People Saved Before the Coming of Christ?
3. How Were People Saved Before the Coming of Christ?

Abel, Enoch, Noah, Abraham, Isaac, Jacob,
Sarah, Joseph, Moses' parents, Moses, Rahab,
Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, David, Samuel and the Prophets,
Looking forward to the city. [2x]
The city with foundations who's architect and builder is God, La[la[la[longing for heaven.

All of these people were still living by faith when they died.
They did not receive the things promised
They only saw them from afar
They only saw and welcomed them from afar.

Abel, Enoch, Noah, Abraham, Isaac, Jacob,
Sarah, Joseph, Moses' parents, Moses, Rahab,
Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, David, Samuel and the Prophets, La[la[longing for heaven.

How were people saved before the coming of Christ?
People were saved by believing, believing in a Savior to come.
Hebrews 11, they believed in a Savior to come.

Abel, Enoch, Noah, Abraham, Isaac, Jacob,
Sarah, Joseph, Moses' parents, Moses, Rahab,
Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, David, Samuel and the Prophets, La[la[longing for heaven.
Abel, Enoch, Noah, Abraham, Isaac, Jacob,
Sarah, Joseph, Moses' parents, Moses, Rahab,
Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, David, Samuel and the Prophets,
They believed in a Savior to come.
Track Name: How Did People Show Their Faith Before the Coming of Christ?
4. How Did People Show Their Faith Before the Coming of Christ?

By faith, Abel offered a better sacrifice to God than his brother Cain.
By faith, was commended a righteous man,
God spoke well of his offerings.

How did people show their faith before the coming of Christ?
They showed their faith by the offering
Of the sacrifices God did command.

What did these sacrifices represent?
Christ, the Lamb of God. Christ, the Lamb of God,
Who would die, who would die for the sin of the world.
Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!
John 1:29, Hebrews 11 verse 4
Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world! John 1:29
Christ, the Lamb, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world.
Track Name: How Did Christ, Being God The Son, Become Man?
5. How Did Christ, Being God the Son, Become Man?

Mary, do not be afraid, you have found favor with God.
You will be with child and give birth to a son.
You will give Him the name “Jesus.” [2x]
And He will be great, He will be called,
“The Son of the Most High.”
He will be great, He will be called, “the Son of the Most High.”
Lord God will give Him the throne of His father David.
He will reign over the house of Jacob forever.
His kingdom will never end. [2x]

Mary, do not be afraid, you have found favor with God.
How did Christ, being God the Son, become Man?
Christ, who is God the Son, became man
By being conceived by the power of the Holy Spirit,
With a real body and soul in the womb of the Virgin Mary.
Luke 1:30 through 33, Mary.
Track Name: Did Jesus Ever Sin?
6. Did Jesus Ever Sin?
2:22, 2:22, I Peter (I Peter 2:22) [2x]
He never sinned. He never sinned.
In His mouth was no deceit found in Him.
2:22, 2:22, I Peter
Did Jesus ever sin?
No, Jesus lived a sinless life.
2:22, 2:22, I Peter (I Peter 2:22) [4x]
Track Name: What Kind Of Death Did Christ Die?
7. What Kind of Death Did Christ Die?

Do not be selfish, don't try to impress,
Don't think of yourself as better than the rest.
Care about others, not only yourself.
Let the mind of Christ be in you, that's best.
Let the mind of Christ be in you, Who, being God in very nature,
God did not consider equality with God something to grasp.
Christ humbled Himself, He became a servant.
Born in the likeness of man, He became a servant.

What kind of death did Christ die?
A painful death on the cross.
Philippians chapter 2, a shameful death on the cross.
God exalted His name, gave Him the name above every name.
Every knee will bow, every tongue will confess
That Christ is Lord. [2x]

Do not be selfish, don't try to impress,
Don't think of yourself as better than the rest.
Care about others, not only yourself.
Let the mind of Christ be in you, that's best.
To the Glory of God. Glory be to the Father! To the Glory of God.
Track Name: What Are The Offices Christ Fulfilled?
8. What Are the Offices Christ Fulfilled as the Promised Messiah?

What are the offices Christ fulfilled as the promised Messiah? [4x]
Prophet, Priest, and King. [4x]
Unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given.
And the government will be on His shoulders.
He will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God,
Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

What are the offices Christ fulfilled as the promised Messiah? (2x)
Prophet, Priest, and King. [2x]
Isaiah verse 6, chapter 9
Unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given.
And the government will be on His shoulders.
He will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God,
Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
Track Name: How Is Christ Your Prophet?
9. How is Christ Your Prophet?

He teaches me the will of God. Christ teaches me the will of God. [2x]
From the scroll of Isaiah 61, Christ stood up to read:
"The Spirit of the Lord is on Me, because He has anointed Me
To preach the good news to the poor, to set the prisoner free,
To give sight to the blind, release the oppressed,
To proclaim the year of the Lord's favor."

He teaches me the will of God. Christ teaches me the will of God. [2x]
How is Christ your prophet?
John 15:15, He teaches me the will of God.
Christ teaches me the will of God. [2x]
Everything I have learned from My Father, I have made known to you.
"The Spirit of the Lord is on Me, because he has anointed Me
To preach the good news to the poor, to set the prisoner free,
To give sight to the blind, release the oppressed,
To proclaim the year of the Lord's favor."
Track Name: How Is Christ Your Priest?
10. How is Christ Your Priest?

How is Christ your priest?
Christ died for me.
How is Christ your priest?
He prays for me.
He washed away my every sin.
He washed away my every sin,
and He prays for me. [2x] [Repeat]

He is able once and forever
To save those who come to God through Him. [2x]

How is Christ your priest?
Christ died for me.
How is Christ your priest?
He prays for me.
He washed away my every sin.
He washed away my every sin, and He prays for me.
Hebrews 7 verse 25, He prays for me.
Hebrews 7 verse 25, He's praying for me.
Track Name: How Is Christ Your King?
11. How is Christ Your King?

How is Christ, how is, how is Christ your King? [2x]
Christ rules over me. He defends me.
He will establish His Kingdom on earth.
How is Christ, how is, how is Christ your King? [2x]
The LORD is our Judge, the LORD is our Lawgiver.
It is He who will save us, the Lord is our King.
The LORD is our Judge, the Lord is our King.
Isaiah 33 verse 22
How is Christ, how is, how is Christ your King? [4x]
Track Name: Can You Repent?
12. Can You Repent and Believe in Christ? (reprise)

Can you repent? Can you believe?
Can you repent and believe in Christ, by your own power? [2x]

No eye has seen, no ear has heard, no mind has conceived
What God has prepared for those, for those who love Him,
But God has revealed it to me by His Spirit.
God has revealed it to me.
I can only repent, I can only believe,
I can only believe in Christ with the help of the Holy Spirit.
We have not received the spirit of the world,
But the Spirit who is from God,
That we may understand what God has freely given to us,
Freely given to me.
I Corinthians 2, freely given to me.
Will you repent? Will you believe? Will you repent and believe in Christ?