The First Place

Jesus, the perfect picture of the unseen God

Author: Matthew Westerholm
Tune: [Jesus, the perfect picture of the unseen God]
Published in 3 hymnals

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Author: Matthew Westerholm

Matthew Westerholm is a pastor, composer, pianist, and educator, currently serving as Pastor for Worship and Music at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis. Before moving to Minneapolis, he was Director of Worship Arts and Dean of the Chapel at Cornerstone University, Grand Rapids, Michigan., and before that, worship pastor at Harvest Bible Chapel in Rolling Meadow, Illinois. He holds a BA in church music and music from Trinity International University (1997), an MA in Systematic Theology, summa cum laude from Grand Rapids Theological Seminary (2012), and hopes to complete a PhD in Christian worship at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2016. He contributed an arrangement for Headley’s album Audience of One, which won the 2010 Gra… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesus, the perfect picture of the unseen God
Title: The First Place
Author: Matthew Westerholm
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Every inch of this universe belongs to you
Copyright: © 1999 Matthew Westerholm



Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Contemporary Songs for Worship #6


Lift Up Your Hearts #15

Singing the New Testament #199

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