About these lyrics
These lyrics are intended to glorify God and edify the reader. So feel free to quote or adapt any of these words without charge for use in any Christian work intended for publication, provided proper credit is given to Roger E. Bruner. Of course, if you'd also send him a copy of the work once it is in print, he'd enjoy seeing it and knowing that this blog helped.
NOTE: PDF versions of lead sheets (words, music, and chords) are available for many of these songs. See the Lead Sheets page for more information.
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I lie down and close my eyes; I dream, though I do not sleep. Tomorrow’s ills seem too real today, Tomorrow’s paths too steep. Dark is the night and steep is the path, When I close my eyes to the … Continue reading
Like a child who’s tripped and fallen down, And he cries out for his momma’s help, Still sobbing till she tends his wounds And kisses all his hurts away, So I find that I, too, sometimes fall And I cry … Continue reading
Sing to the Lord; let’s make up a new song. Sing to the Lord; let’s make up a new song. Sing to the Lord; let’s make up a new song As a witness between us that He is our God. … Continue reading
We’re as independent as cats, And we lived our lives on our own Till we meowed at God’s door And Jesus Christ took us in, Took us in, took us in. Jesus bandaged all of our wounds, And He made … Continue reading
I was once a beggar in my soul, Just looking for a fuller kind of meal, When another beggar found me and said, “Let me show you where you can get your fill.” Then he took me to the House … Continue reading
We’ve been blessed in the past by the Saints who’ve gone before us, Who in times of tribulation showed theirs was a living faith. But the future is our challenge, for in days of wealth and leisure, Will we show … Continue reading
How vast is God’s wisdom; How broad is His knowledge! And what mind could fathom The thoughts of the Lord? Who could advise God Or put Him in his debt? For He’s made all things, And His Ways are His … Continue reading
Give thanks to the Lord, For He is good; His love never fails. Keep singing these words of praise to Him, If you know He’s saved you. If you’ve ever been so lost You couldn’t find the way And wandered … Continue reading
I’m like a seed that was planted by the Lord; I was warmed and watered by His Word until I finally came to life. My roots reached ever deeper as I thirsted for God’s Truth, And my stem stretched through … Continue reading