The 5 Easiest Hymns on Guitar

Updated: Feb 25



Hymns are notorious for being difficult to play on the guitar. But not all hymns have to tie your fingers in knots.


Whether you are a beginner guitarist or an experienced worship leader looking for easy to play hymns for your team, it doesn't get much simpler than these 5 hymns. These hymns are a good mixture of simple chords, easy time signatures, and good spacing between the chords. When you are ready for more easy hymns, check out The Reawaken Hymnbook.


The 5 Easiest Hymns On Guitar

How Great Thou Art

Day by Day

Nearer My God To Thee

All Creatures Of Our God And King

I Surrender All

CHORDS BELOW THE VIDEO


HOW GREAT THOU ART

Full Chord Chart: https://www.reawakenhymns.com/howgreatthouart


                        G                             C

O Lord my God, When I in awesome wonder,

               G               D                        G

Consider all the worlds Thy Hands have made;

              G                        C  

I see the stars, I hear the rolling thunder,

                    G                    D               G

Thy power throughout the universe displayed.


Refrain

                          G          C                     G

Then sings my soul, My Saviour God, to Thee,

                             D                       G

How great Thou art, How great Thou art.

                          G              C                   G

Then sings my soul, My Saviour God, to Thee,

                              D                       G

How great Thou art, How great Thou art!)



DAY BY DAY

Full Chord Chart: https://www.reawakenhymns.com/daybyday


           C                                              F

Day by day and with each passing moment

                 G                                   C

Strength I find to meet my trials here;

            Am                                    F

Trusting in my Father's wise bestowment,

           G                                   C

I've no cause for worry or for fear.

                    C                                         F

He's whose heart is kind beyond all measure

              G                                              C

Gives unto each day what He deems best-

          Am                                    F

Lovingly, its part of pain and pleasure,

              G                                 C


NEARER MY GOD TO THEE

Full Chord Chart: https://www.reawakenhymns.com/nearermygodtothee


 G                  C

Nearer, my God, to Thee

G               D

Nearer to Thee

Em                   C

E'en though it be a cross

G        D       G

That raiseth me

Em              C     

Still all my song shall be

G                 D

Nearer, my God, to Thee

G                C                    G    D       G

Nearer my God to Thee, nearer to Thee



ALL CREATURES OF OUR GOD AND KING

Full Chord Chart: https://www.reawakenhymns.com/allcreatures


C

All creatures of our God and King

Am7

Lift up your voice and with us sing

F

Oh praise him,  Alleluia

C

Thou burning sun with golden beams

Am7

Thou silver moon with softer gleam

      F                    C

Oh praise him  Oh praise him

    F             C             G      C

Alleluia  Alleluia  Alleluia


I SURRENDER ALL

Full Chord Chart: https://www.reawakenhymns.com/isurrenderall


C                   G

All to Jesus I surrender

Am               G      C

All to Him I freely give

  C                    G

I will ever love and trust Him

Am                 G     C

In His presence daily live


Refrain

C           F

I surrender all

G           C

I surrender all

   C             F

All to Thee my blessed Savior

  C    G        C

  I surrender all


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