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022
Chasing Rainbows
John Mellencamp
A long, long time ago
When I used to chase rainbows
I thought there was a pot of gold
When I got to the end
But there were many people there
And I said, "What are you doing here?"
They said they were looking for the end of the rainbow

At the end of the rainbow
Turns out it's not somewhere
Look around, it's everywhere
For anyone who cares

This world is full of fancy dreams
And money can get you anything
But that's not really true
It's just make-believe
As you walk down the streets of broken dreams
Where some have lost everything
While others are still looking for
That easy pot of gold

At the end of the rainbow
Turns out it's not somewhere
Look around, it's everywhere
For anyone who cares

Some people will go to any means
To capture a shallow dream
In this world of make-believe
That we all believe is true
When you get there, there's no place to go
Just a lot of I-told-you-so's
So take this love with you when you go
To the end of the rainbow

At the end of the rainbow
Turns out it's not somewhere
Look around, it's everywhere
For anyone who cares

At the end of the rainbow
Turns out it's not somewhere
Look around, it's everywhere
For anyone who cares



Matthew 6:33

But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be
added to you


022
Wasted Days
John Mellencamp

How many summers still remain
How many days are lost in vain
Who's counting out these last remaining years
How many minutes do we have here?

Wasted days
Wasted days
We watch our lives just fade away to
More wasted days

How much sorrow is there left to climb
How many promises are worth a dime
And who on earth is worth our time
Is there a heart here that I can call mine?

Wasted days
Wasted days
We watch our lives just fade away to
More wasted days

How can a man watch his life go down the drain
How many moments has he lost today
And who among us could ever see clear
The end is coming, it's almost here

Wasted days
Wasted days
We watch our lives just fade away to
More wasted days

Wasted days
Wasted days
We watch our lives just fade away to
More wasted days

Wasted days
More wasted days
We watch our lives just slip away to
More wasted days



1 Corinthians 10:31

So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.


022
The Real Life
John Mellencamp

Suzanne divorced her husband
She got the keys to the car and the home
But her friends were really his friends
No one stops by to see her much anymore
So one night she goes back down to the old haunts
That once upon a time were her own
She didn't know nobody out there no more
And the whole experience just made her feel so old
She says
I want to live the real life
I want ot live my life close to the bone
Just because I'm middle-aged that don't mean
I want to sit around my house and watch T.V.
I want the real life
I want to live the real life
Jackson Jackson was a good kid
He had four years of college and a bachelor's degree
Started workin' when he was 21
Got fed up and quit
When he was 43
He said, "My whole life
I've done what I'm supposed to do
Now I'd like to maybe do something for myself
And just as soon as I figure out what that is
You can bet your life I'm gonna give it hell"
He says
I guess it don't matter how old you are
Or how old one lives to be
I guess it boils down to what we did with our lives
And how we deal with our own destinies
But something happens
When you reach a certain age
Particularly to those ones that are young at heart
It's a lonely proposition when you realize
That's there's less days in front of the horse
Than riding in the back of this cart
I say



Romans 8:28

And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose


022
Hand To Hold On To
John Mellencamp
You can laugh and joke and make fun of your friends
Spin in the middle when the troubles begin
Take it nice and easy and always pretend
That you're cool, so cool, so cool

Say I'm alone and I'm wild and I will not be tamed
Talk like a jerk or an educated brain
Be an old girl drivin' the young boys insane
Be a joker, a preacher, it does not matter

Every one needs a hand to hold on to
Every one needs a hand to hold on to
Don't need to be no strong hand
Don't need to be no rich hand
Every one just needs a hand to hold on to

Havin' good luck with your financial situation
Play the ponies, be president of the United Nations
Go to work and be a Hollywood stud
Drive your four-wheel drive right into the mud, yeah

And then those hours when you're alone
And there's no body there except yourself
I know it, you wanna pick up the phone
And say, "Talk to me, talk to me
Somebody please talk to me"
Yeah...ah...ah...ahhh

Oh, yeah...ah



Colossians 3:12

Put on then, as God's chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassionate hearts, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience


022
I Am A Man That Worries
John Mellencamp
I am a man that worries
Worries occupy my brain
I'm worried about tomorrow
I worry about today
I'm worried about the words I'm hearing
I'm worried about all this bad news
I know it's a curse
That ain't ever gonna go away

Look out for a man that worries
Step aside when I come your way
'Cause I'm a man that's worried
You better get out of my way, boy
You better get out of my way

I come across alone and silent
I come across dirty and mean
I come across dangerous and unforgiving
That's my angel's dream
'Cause I don't know what happened
That made me this way
But I ain't thinking about you
Don't worry about me, just go away

Look out for a man that's worried
Step aside when he comes your way
And I'm a man that's worried
You better get out of my way, boy
You better get out of my way

I'd like to say that I'm sorry
I'd like to say amen
I'd like to say "don't look at me"
I ain't telling you again
'Cause I'm a man that's worried
My worries are never done
I am a man that worries
You keep looking at me, you'll be struck dumb, my friend

I am a man that worries
Step aside when I come your way
'Cause I'm a man that worries
You better get out of my way, boy
Look out for a man that worries
Step aside when I set your way
'Cause I'm a man that's worried
You better get out of my way, boy
You better get out of my way



1 Peter 5:7
Casting all your anxieties on Him
because he cares for you


022
Sometimes There's God
John Mellencamp
Sometimes there’s God in someone else’s eyes
Sometimes there’s God when you see the sun rise
Sometimes your work, only in vain
Sometimes there’s very little heartbreak and pain

Sometimes there’s God
Sometimes there’s not

Sometimes there’s God and sometimes there’s just not
A little redemption would help us a lot
Sometimes there’s God in the palm of your hand
Somedays hard times will cover your land

Sometimes there’s God
Sometimes there’s God
Sometimes there’s God
And sometimes there’s just not

Sometimes you pray for witness you can rise above
There’s judgment and destruction in the name of God
Can we find truth in all that we feel
Sometimes there’s God when sickness is healed

Sometimes there’s God
Sometimes there’s God
Sometimes there’s God
Sometimes there’s not

We all need God when people don’t care
What we do to each other when there’s nobody else there
In the dark we promise God I’ll never do this again
Let the choices we’ve made be forgiven

Sometimes there’s God
Sometimes there’s God
Sometimes there’s God
Sometimes there’s not

Sometimes there’s God
Sometimes there’s God
Sometimes there’s not
And sometimes there’s God



Hebrews 4:16

Let us then with confidence draw near to the
 throne of grace
 that we may receive mercy and find grace to help
 in time of need


022
Don't Need This Body
John Mellencamp
This getting older
Ain't for cowards
This getting older
Is a lot to go through
Ain't a gonna need this body
Much longer
Ain't a gonna need this body
Much more

Well I can't see much
Like I used to
And I can't run like the wind
I don't sleep more
Than just a few hours
I can't remember where I've been

Ain't a gonna need this body much longer
Ain't a gonna need this body much more
I put in a ten million hours
Washed up and worn out for sure

Well all my friends are
Sick or dying
And I'm here all by myself
All I got left
Is a head full of memories
And a thought of my upcoming death

Ain't a gonna need this body much longer
Ain't a gonna need this body much more
I put in a ten million hours
Washed up and worn out for sure

Well I know one thing
I'll die easy
And I know my life
Is not in vain
Because I loved
And I fought with many
And the people they loved me just the same
Ain't a gonna need this body much longer
Ain't a gonna need this body much more
I put in a ten million hours
Washed up and worn out
Washed up and worn out for sure
This getting older
Well it ain't for cowards
This getting older
Is a lot to go through



Ecclesiastes 12:7

And the dust returns to the earth as it was, and the spirit returns to God who gave it


022
Forgiveness
John Mellencamp
When I think of all the wrong I've done
I can't believe it's me that I'm talking about
I bet the same goes for you

There is plenty of goodness in this world
I hope some day to find it all
I hope the same goes for you
I hope the same goes for you

Thank God for forgiveness
I don't know how else we could get along
Without forgiveness
Without forgiveness

I'd like to say I'm sorry now
I hope this message is not too late
I bet the same goes for you
I hope the same goes for you

Thank God for forgiveness
I don't know how else we could get along
Without forgiveness
Without forgiveness

If there is peace of mind at all
I'd like to know it someday
I bet the same goes for you
I hope the same goes for you
I hope the same goes for you

Thank God for forgiveness
I don't know how else we could get along
Without forgiveness
Without forgiveness



Mark 11:25

And whenever you stand praying, forgive, if you have anything against anyone, so that your Father also who is in heaven may forgive you your trespasses


022
Love Is Bigger Than Anything In Its Way
U2
The door is open to go through
If I could I would come too
But the path is made by you
As you're walking start singing and stop talking

Oh, if I could hear myself when I say
Oh, love is bigger than anything in its way

So young to be the words of your own song
I know the rage in you is strong
Write a world where we can belong
To each other and sing it like no other

Oh, if I could hear myself when I say
Oh, love is bigger than anything in its way

If the moonlight caught you crying on Killiney Bay
Oh, sing your song
Let your song be sung
If you listen you can hear the silence say
When you think you're done
You've just begun

Love is bigger than anything in its way
Love is bigger than anything in its way
Love is bigger than anything in its way



1 John 4:16

So we have come to know and to believe the love that God has for us. God is love, and whoever abides in love abides in God, and God abides in him


022
Love Is All We Have Left
U2
Nothing to stop this being the best day ever
Nothing to keep us from where we should be
I wanted the world but you knew better
And that all we have is immortality

There is a light

Love and love is all we have left
A baby cries on a doorstep
Love is all we have left
Love and love is all we have left
You argue because you can't accept
Love is all we have left

Now you're at the other end of a telescope
Seven billion stars in her eyes
So many stars
So many ways of seeing
Hey this is no time not to be alive

Love and love is all we have left
A baby cries on a doorstep
Love is all we have left

Love and love is all we have left
The only thing that can be kept
Love is all we have left






1 Corinthians 16:14

Let all that you do be
 done in love


022
Song For Someone
U2

You got a face not spoiled by beauty
I have some scars from where I've been
You've got eyes that can see right through me
You're not afraid of anything they've seen

I was told that I would feel
Nothing the first time
I don't know how these cuts heal
But in you I found a rhyme

If there is a light
You can't always see
And there is a world
We can't always be
If there is a dark
That we shouldn't doubt
And there is a light
Don't let it go out

And this is a song
A song for someone
This is a song
A song for someone

You let me in to a conversation
A conversation only we could make
You break and enter my imagination
Whatever's in there it's yours to take

I was told I'd feel
Nothing the first time
You were slow to heal
But this could be the night

If there is a light
You can't always see
And there is a world
We can't always be
If there is a dark
Within and without
And there is a light
Don't let it go out

And this is a song
A song for someone
This is a song
A song for someone

And I'm a long way
From your hill of Calvary
And I'm a long way
From where I was, where I need to be

If there is a light
You can't always see
And there is a world
We can't always be
If there is a kiss
I stole from your mouth
And there is a light
Don't let it go out





Psalm 37:4

Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart


022
Love And Peace Or Else
U2

Lay down, lay down
Lay your sweet lovely on the ground
Lay your love on the track
We're gonna break the monster's back
Ah ah eh eh

Lay down your treasure
Lay it down now brother
You don't have time
For a jealous lover

As you enter this life
I pray you depart
With a wrinkled face
And a brand new heart

I don't know if I can take it
I'm not easy on my knees
Here's my heart I'll let you break it
I need some release, release, release, release

We need
Love and peace
Love, love and peace

Lay down
Lay down your guns
All your daughters of Zion
All your Abraham sons

I don't know if I can make it
I'm not easy on my knees
Here's my heart I'll let you break it
I need some release, release, release

We need
Love and peace
Love and peace, uh huh

Baby don't fight
We can talk this thing through
You have me, me and you
I'll call or you phone
The TV is still on
But the sound is turned down
And the troops on the ground
Are about to dig in
And I wonder

Where is the love?
Where is the love?
Love and peace

Where is the love?
Where is the love?
Where is the love?



Psalm 119:165

Great peace have those who love your law; nothing can make them stumble


022
Peace On Earth
U2

Heaven on Earth
We need it now
I'm sick of all of this
Hanging around
Sick of sorrow
Sick of the pain
Sick of hearing again and again
That there's gonna be
Peace on Earth

Where I grew up
There weren't many trees
Where there was we'd tear them down
And use them on our enemies
They say that what you mock
Will surely overtake you
And you become a monster
So the monster will not break you

It's already gone too far
Who said that if you go in hard
You won't get hurt

Jesus can you take the time
To throw a drowning man a line
Peace on Earth
Tell the ones who hear no sound
Whose sons are living in the ground
Peace on Earth
No whos or whys
No-one cries like a mother cries
For peace on Earth
She never got to say goodbye
To see the colour in his eyes
Now he's in the dirt
Peace on Earth

They're reading names out over the radio
All the folks, the rest of us, won't get to know
Sean and Julia, Gareth, Ann and Breda
Their lives are bigger than any big idea

Jesus can you take the time
To throw a drowning man a line
Peace on Earth
To tell the ones who hear no sound
Whose sons are living in the ground
Peace on Earth
Jesus in the song you wrote
The words are sticking in my throat
Peace on Earth
Hear it every Christmas time
But hope and history won't rhyme
So what's it worth?
This peace on Earth

Peace on Earth
Peace on Earth
Peace on Earth



2 Thessalonians 3:16

Now may the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times in every way. The Lord be with you all


022
Love Rescue Me
U2

Love rescue me
Come forth and speak to me
Raise me up
And don't let me fall
No man is my enemy
My own hands imprison me
Love rescue me

Many strangers have I met
On the road to my regret
Many lost who seek to find themselves in me
They ask me to reveal
The very thoughts they would conceal
Love, rescue me

And the sun in the sky
Makes a shadow of you and I
Stretching out as the sun sinks in the sea
I'm here without a name
In the palace of my shame
I said, love, rescue me

In the cold mirror of a glass
I see my reflection pass
I see the dark shades of what I used to be
I see the purple of her eyes
The scarlet of my lies
Love, rescue me

Yeah, though I walk
In the valley of the shadow
Yet, I will fear no evil
I have cursed thy rod and staff
They no longer comfort me
Love, rescue me

Sha la la la
I said love, love, rescue me

Yeah, I'm here without a name
In the palace of my shame
I said love, rescue me

I've conquered my past
The future is here at last
I stand at the entrance to a new world I can see
The ruins to the right of me
Will soon have lost sight of me
Love, rescue me



John 13:34-35

A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another. By this all people will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.


022
40
U2

I waited patiently for the Lord
He inclined and heard my cry
He brought me up out of the pit
Out of the miry clay

I will sing, sing a new song
I will sing, sing a new song
How long to sing this song?
How long to sing this song?
How long, how long, how long
How long to sing this song?

You set my feet upon a rock
And made my footsteps firm
Many will see, many will see and fear

I will sing, sing a new song
I will sing, sing a new song
I will sing, sing a new song
I will sing, sing a new song
How long to sing this song?
How long to sing this song?
How long to sing this song?



Psalm 40

I waited patiently for the Lord; and he inclined unto me, and heard my cry.

 He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings


022
I Am Free
Mariah Carey

Once, I was a prisoner
Lost inside myself
With the world surrounding me
Wandering through the misery
But now I am free
You gave me a breath of life
Unclouded my eyes
With a sweet serenity
Lighting a ray of hope for me
And now I am free
Free to live
Free to laugh
Free to soar
Free to shine
Free to give
Free to love
Free enough to fly
Once, I was all so alone
Unsteady and cold
But your love rained down upon me
Washing away uncertainty, yeah, yeah
But now
I am free
I am free



John 8:36

So if the
 Son
 sets you free, you will be free indeed


022
There's Got To Be A Way
Mariah Carey

A broken man without a home
Desperate and so alone
A victim of society
No one really wants to see

Some of us don't even wonder
Some of us don't even care
Couldn't we just help each other?
Isn't there enough to share?

There's got to be a way
To connect this world today
Come together to relieve the pain
(There's just got to be a way)
There's got to be a way
To unite this human race
And together we'll bring on a change (bring on a change)

In another land they still believe
Color grants supremacy
I don't understand
How there can be
Regulated bigotry

Some of us don't even wonder
Some of us don't even care
Couldn't we accept each other?
Can't we make ourselves aware?

There's got to be a way
To connect this world today
Come together to relieve the pain
(There's just got to be a way)
There's got to be a way
To unite this human race
And together we'll bring on a change (Bring on a change)

And maybe then the future will be a time
Without war, destitution and sorrow
And hungry children won't have to die
If we work together today
We'll save tomorrow
Come on, come on

Some of us don't even wonder
Some of us don't even care
Couldn't we just love each other?
Isn't there enough to share?

(There's got to be a way)
(To connect this world today)
Come together to relieve the pain (The pain, the pain)
(There's just got to be a way)
There's got to be a way
(To unite this human race)
And together we'll bring on a change
(There's just got to be a way)
(There's got to be a way)
(To connect this world today)
There's got to be, there's got to be
There's got to, got to, got to be a way
(There's got to be a way)
(To unite this human race)



Galatians 6:2

Bear one another's burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ


022
Love Takes Time
Mariah Carey

I had it all but I let it slip away
Couldn't see I treated you wrong
Now I wander around
Feeling down and cold
Trying to believe that you're gone

Love takes time
To heal when you're hurting so much
Couldn't see that I was blind to let you go
I can't escape the pain inside
Because love takes time
I don't wanna be here
I don't wanna be here alone

Losing my mind
From this hollow in my heart
Suddenly, I'm so incomplete
Lord, I need you now
Tell me how to stop the rain
Tears are falling down endlessly

Love takes time
To heal when you're hurting so much
Couldn't see that I was blind to let you go
I can't escape the pain inside
Because love takes time
I don't wanna be here
I don't wanna be here alone

You might say that it's over
You might say that you don't care
You might say you don't miss me
You don't need me
But I know that you do
And I feel that you do, inside

Love takes time
To heal when you're hurting so much
Couldn't see that I was so blind to let you go
I can't escape the pain inside
Because love takes time
I don't wanna be there
I don't wanna be there alone



Ephesians 4:2

With all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love


022
Anytime You Need A Friend
Mariah Carey

If you're lonely
And need a friend
And troubles seem like
They never end
Just remember
To keep the faith
And love will be there
To light the way, yeah

Anytime you need a friend
I will be here
Never be alone again
So don't you fear
Even if you're miles away
I'm by your side
So don't you ever be lonely
Love will make it alright

When the shadows are closing in
And your spirit diminishing
Just remember
You're not alone
And love will be there
To guide you home, oh

Anytime you need a friend
I will be here
Never be alone again (No, oh)
So don't you fear (No, no, no, no)
Even if you're miles away (Even if you're miles away)
I'm by your side
Don't you ever be lonely
Love will make it alright

If you just believe in me
I will love you endlessly, oh
Take my hand
Take me into your heart
I'll be there forever, baby
I won't let go
I'll never let go

Anytime you need a friend
I will be here
Never be alone again (No, no)
So don't you fear (Don't worry, don't fear, yeah)
Even if you're miles away
I'm by your side (I'm with you wherever you are)
So don't you ever be lonely
It's alright, it's alright, it's alright
Anytime you need a friend
I will be here (Yeah, you know it's alright)
Never be alone again (Oh, whoa)
So don't you fear (Don't never fear)
Even if you're miles away (Oh)
I'm by your side (I'm by your side)
Don't you ever be lonely
It's alright, it's alright (Yeah)
Anytime you need a friend (Anytime)
I will be here (Oh)
You'll never be alone again (You'll never be alone)
So don't you fear (You never will)
Even if you're miles away (Oh)
I'm by your side (I'm by your side)
Don't you ever be lonely
It's alright, it's alright (Yeah, yeah)
Anytime you need a friend
I will be here



Proverbs 17:17

A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity


022
The Wind
Mariah Carey

The wind has taken you
You're free finally at peace
So still you lie
Leaving your cares behind

The pain is gone
Gone with the spirit in your eyes
Now you're wandering around
Above us
Looking downward
As we cry

You've flown into the wind
Escaping all the hurt within
Took to
To the sky
Leaving the world behind

So young to die
How could you let it all pass you by?

And to the wind go so many dreams
That you held inside
Now you're just a memory
Burning in my mind

So young to die
How could you let life pass you by?
And now you'll never know I loved you
And now you'll never know I cared

I really loved you
And now you'll never know
You'll only fade
Into the wind



Psalm 34:18

The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit


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Till The End Of Time
Mariah Carey

Love you till the end of time
Baby I will love you till the end of time

Close to me
Oh I need you close to me
Loving me
Close to you
How can I get close to you
Help me to

Why can't you see
I would give the world away
To have you by my side
I'm so in need
Each and every night I pray
You'll come and save my life
I would love you
Till the end of time

I think of you
Every moment I go through
Thoughts of you
I dream of you
All I have are so many dreams of you
Won't you please come true

Why can't you see
I would give the world away
To have you by my side
Oh I'm so in need
Each and every night I pray
You'll come and save my life
I would love you till the end (till the end)
Till the end, till the end (till the end)
Till the end of time

Tell me what you need
Let me give you all of me
'Cause without you nothing's real
You're the reason that I feel
Tell me what you need
Let me give you everything
Every moment I'm alive
Until the end of time

Why, why can't you see
I would give the world away
To have you by my side
Don't you know that I, I'm so in need
Each and every night I pray
You'll come and save my life
I would love you till the end (till the end)
Till the end (till the end, till the end)
I would love you till the end of time

Love you till the end of time
Baby I will love you
(Until the end of time, till the end)
Love you till the end of time
Baby I will love you till the end of time
Love you till the end of time
Baby I will love you
Love you till the end of time
Baby I will love you till the end of time
Love you till the end of time



Colossians 3:14

And above all these put on love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony


022
So Blessed
Mariah Carey
Lying beside you
This joy is so deep
I reach out and touch you
Tenderly
Looking inside you
My world is complete
I struggled to find you
Now I'm free

Precious love
Burning so deeply
Shining completely
For you

So blessed
Amazingly
Touching you now
Awakens me
You are my heart
My everything
Feeling you now
Is all I need

Adrift in the moment
So sacred and pure
Alive for you only
I am yours
As you touch me so sweetly
And you whisper my name
I feel how you love me
We are the same

Precious one
Don't ever leave me
Forever need me
This way

So blessed
Amazingly
Touching you now
Awakens me
You are my heart
My everything
Feeling you now
Is all I need

Stay with me
Beyond the end
I treasure you
'Cause you made me whole again

So, so blessed
Amazingly blessed
Touching you now
Awakens me
You are my heart
My everything
Feeling you now
Is all I, all I really need

Feeling you now
Is all I need




James 1:17

Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change


022
Sent From Up Above
Mariah Carey
I don't wanna live without your love

I can't imagine looking in someone else's eyes
What we have surpasses even paradise
It's hard to fathom
Reaching for someone else's hand
What we share is magic
Heaven had a plan

Sent from up above (sent from up above)
So much love in my life
I can't get enough (just can't get enough)
Of your touch
Feels so right

Unending passion
Somehow the fire never dies
What we share is everlasting
Love without demise, oh, yes
He made it happen
Placed so much joy into our hands
What we dreamed we finally captured
Heaven took command

Sent from up above
So much love in my life (in my life)
I can't get enough (no, no, no)
Of your touch
Feels so right
Sent from up above (sent from up above)
So much love in my life (in my life, in my life)
I can't get enough (just can't get enough)
Of your touch
Feels so right

I don't wanna live without your love
Must have been sent from up above
Just can't get enough
I don't wanna live without your love
Must have been sent from up above
(Must have been sent from up above)

Sent from up above
So much love in my life
I can't get enough
I don't wanna live without your love
Of your touch
You must have been sent from up above
Feels so right
Sent from up above
So much love in my life
I can't get enough (no, no)
Of your touch
Feels so right
Sent from up above
So much love in my life
I can't live without your love
You must have been sent from up above
I can't get enough
Of your touch
Feels so right




Proverbs 31:10

An excellent wife who can find? She is far more
 precious than jewel


022
Vision Of Love
Mariah Carey
Treated me kind
Sweet destiny
Carried me through desperation
To the one that was waiting for me
It took so long
Still I believed
Somehow the one that I needed
Would find me eventually

I had a vision of love
And it was all that you've given to me

Prayed through the nights
Felt so alone
Suffered from alienation
Carried the weight on my own
Had to be strong
So I believed
And now I know I've succeeded
In finding the place I conceived

I had a vision of love
And it was all that you've given to me
I had a vision of love
And it was all that you've given me

I've realized a dream
And I visualized
The love that came to be
Feel so alive
I'm so thankful that I've received
The answer that heaven
Has sent down to me

You treated me kind
Sweet destiny
And you know that you did
And I'll be eternally grateful
Holding you so close to me
Prayed through the nights
Prayed through the nights
So faithfully
So faithfully
(Faithfully)
Knowing the one that I needed
(Knowing the one that I needed would find me)
Would find me eventually

I had a vision of love
And it was all that you've given to me
I had a vision of love
And it was all that you
Turned out to be




1 John 4:19

We love because
 HE
first loved us


022
I Pray
Mariah Carey
Ooh, yeah
Lord I pray
That in my lifetime there will come a day
When the world will wake up with unclouded eyes and
There'll be no more need to cry
Won't you bring that dream to life

Oh Lord I pray
Deliver us from bigotry and hate
Please give shelter to the wayward children
And comfort them and keep them safe

Oh Lord I pray
For a world with no weapons one day
Please give wisdom to the ones who lead us
Jesus help them find their way

Oh, I'm praying that the love you shower down on us
Will lift us up and we will live as one
I know there'll come a day
I know you'll make a way
Please listen as I pray

Lord, I pray (Lord, I pray)
That in my lifetime there will come a day
When the world will wake up with unclouded eyes and
There'll be no more need to cry
Won't you bring that dream to life?

Lord, I pray (Lord, I pray)
That in my lifetime there will come a day (There will come a time)
When we all can open up our hearts and minds
And see we're all the same inside
Won't you bring that dream to life?

Won't you bring that dream to life?




Matthew 6:9-13

Pray then like this: “Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver
 us from evil



022
All Of My Love
Led Zeppelin
Should I fall out of love, my fire in the light
To chase a feather in the wind
Within the glow that weaves a cloak of delight
There moves a thread that has no end

For many hours and days that pass ever soon
The tides have caused the flame to dim
At last the arm is straight, the hand to the loom
Is this to end or just begin?

All of my love, all of my love
All of my love to you, now
All of my love, all of my love
Oh, all of my love to you, now

The cup is raised, the toast is made yet again
One voice is clear above the din
Proud Arianne one word, my will to sustain
For me, the cloth once more to spin

Oh, all of my love, all of my love
Oh, all of my love for you now
All of my love, all of my love, yes
All of my love to you, child

Yours is the cloth, mine is the hand that sews time
His is the force that lies within
Ours is the fire, all the warmth we can find
He is a feather in the wind

Oh, all of my love, all of my love
Oh, all of my love to you, now
All of my love, oh yes
All of my love to you
All of my love, all of my love
All of my love!
Sometimes, sometimes
Hey hey hey hey, ooh yeah
It's all all all
All of my love, all of my love
All of my love to you, now
All of my love, all of my love
All of my love to you, now
I get a little bit lonely
Just a little, just a little
Just a little bit lonely
Just a little bit lonely




Psalm 23:4

Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil,
 for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff,

 they comfort me


022
In My Time Of Dying
Led Zeppelin
In my time of dying
I want nobody to mourn
All I want for you to do
Is take my body home

Well, well, well
So I can die easy
Well, well, well
So I can die easy
Jesus got to make up
You know
Jesus gonna make up
Jesus gonna make up my dying bed

Meet me, Jesus, meet me
Ooh, meet me in the middle of the air
If my wings should fail me, Lord
Oh, please meet me with another pair

Well, well, well
So I can die easy
Oh, oh
Well, well, well
So I can die easy
Jesus gonna make up
Somebody, somebody
Oh, oh
Jesus gonna make up
Jesus gonna make up my dying bed

Oh, Saint Peter
At the gates of heaven
Won't you let me in?
I never did no harm
I never did no wrong
Ah, oh, Gabriel, let me blow your horn
Let me blow your horn
Oh, I never did no harm
Did no harm
I've only been this young once
I never thought I'd do anybody no wrong
No, not once, oh no

Oh yeah!

Oh, I did somebody some good
Somebody some good, yes, oh
Oh, did somebody some good, yeah
I must have did somebody some good, yeah
Oh, I believe I did
I see the smiling faces
I know I must have left some traces, oh

And I see them in the streets
And I see them in the field
And I hear them shouting under my feet
And I know it's got to be real
Oh Lord, deliver me
All the wrong I've done
Oh, you can deliver me, Lord
I only wanted to have some fun
Oh, hear the angels marching, hear them marching
Hear them marching, hear them marching, the marching

Oh my Jesus, oh my Jesus, oh my Jesus, oh my Jesus
Oh my Jesus, oh my Jesus
Oh my Jesus, oh my Jesus
Oh my Jesus, oh my Jesus, ah, oh
Now my Jesus, hey, yeah, it's got to be my Jesus, oh
It's got to be, it's got to be my Jesus, it's got to be, oh
It's got to be my Jesus, oh, take me home
Come on, come on, I can hear the angels singing
Oh, here they come, here they come, here they come
Bye-bye, bye-bye, bye-bye, bye-bye, bye-bye
Oh, it feels pretty good up here, pretty good up here
Oh Georgina, oh Georgina, oh Georgina, oh Georgina, oh Georgina
Oh, oh, oh, oh, oh, oh, oh yeah
Ooh I'll see you again, come on
 ooh yes
Oh, don't you make it my dying, dying, dying




John 11:25-26

Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live, and everyone who lives and believes in me shall never die. Do you believe this?”


022
Intentional
Travis Greene

All things are working for my good
Yeah
Cause He's Intentional
Never failing
I know that all things are working for my good
Yeah
He's Intentional
Never failing
(All things are working for my good)

Cause He's Intentional
(He's Intentional)
And He's never failing
(Never failing)
(All things are working for my good)
He's Intentional

(He's Intentional)
And He's never failing
(Never failing)
All things are working for my good
I know that all things are working for my good
All things are working for my good
I know that all things are working for my good

All things are working for my good
All things are working for my good
All things are working for my good
Cause He's intentional
He's intentional
Cause He's intentional
He's intentional
He's never failing
Never failing
Cause He's intentional

He's intentional
He's intentional
He's never failing
Never failing
All things are working for my good
He's intentional
Never failing
All things are working for my good
Cause He's intentional
He's intentional
He's never failing
Never failing

All things are working for my good

All things are working for my good
All things are working for my good
All things are working for my good
All things are working for my good

All things are working for my good

Oh oh oh
Oh oh oh
Oh
Oh

Oh oh oh

Oh oh oh
Oh
Oh
I don't have to worry cause it's working for me
It's working for me
Its working for me
I don't have to worry cause it's working for me
It's working for me
It's working for me
I don't have to worry cause it's working for me
It's working for me
It's working for me

I don't have to worry cause it's working for me
It's working for me
It's working for me
He's intentional
Never failing
Oh oh oh
Oh oh oh
Oh
Oh
Oh oh oh




Romans 8:28-29

And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose. For those whom he foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, in order that he might be the firstborn among many brothers.


022
Thank You
Led Zeppelin


If the sun refused to shine
I would still be loving you
When mountains crumble to the sea
There will still be you and me

Kind woman, I give you my all
Kind woman, nothing more

Little drops of rain whisper of the pain
Tears of loves lost in the days gone by
My love is strong
With you there is no wrong
Together we shall go until we die, my, my, my
An inspiration is what you are to me
Inspiration – look, see

And so today, my world, it smiles
Your hand in mine, we walk the miles
And thanks to you it will be done
For you to me are the only one
Alright, yeah
Happiness, no more be sad
Happiness – I'm glad

If the sun refused to shine
I would still be loving you
When mountains crumble to the sea
There will still be you and me



Songwriters:
 Jimmy Page, Robert Plant

Ephesians 5:25

Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her


022
No Answer Arrives
Ray LaMontagne


Lately it's the mornings when I miss her most of all
I miss her laughter, so long after that laughter's gone
There's no comfort in these tears that I cry
Wish I could find just one person to tell me why

I just want to wake up underneath that open sky
Just want to feel something real before I die

Lately it's the evenings when I really feel the years
All my sorrows, all my joys, all my fears
I hear children singing songs, playing games
They don't know that growing up is learning pain

I just want to wake up underneath that open sky
Just want to feel something real before I die

I don't know where I'm going
I've got miles and miles yet to run
Won't you follow me on the Highway to the Sun?
Won't you follow me on the Highway to the Sun?




Songwriters:
Ray Charles Lamontagne

John 9:31

We know that God does not listen to sinners, but if anyone is a worshiper of God and does his will, God listens to him


022
Highway To The Sun
Ray LaMontagne


Lately it's the mornings when I miss her most of all
I miss her laughter, so long after that laughter's gone
There's no comfort in these tears that I cry
Wish I could find just one person to tell me why

I just want to wake up underneath that open sky
Just want to feel something real before I die

Lately it's the evenings when I really feel the years
All my sorrows, all my joys, all my fears
I hear children singing songs, playing games
They don't know that growing up is learning pain

I just want to wake up underneath that open sky
Just want to feel something real before I die

I don't know where I'm going
I've got miles and miles yet to run
Won't you follow me on the Highway to the Sun?
Won't you follow me on the Highway to the Sun?




Songwriters:
Ray Charles Lamontagne

Revelation 21:4

He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain anymore, for the former things have passed away


022
Strong Enough
Ray LaMontagne


I was raised up by my mamma alone
Worked herself into the grave
Trying to make us a home
She never left South Carolina

(No na)

Our old man didn't stick around to see me grown
He was long gone 'fore the coffee got cold
Wouldn't even know where to find him

Whoa
Wasn't strong enough
Whoa
He wasn't strong enough

Alright, alright, alright, alright

I left home with nothing but a dream I had
All I own I could roll up in a paper bag
Getting out of South Carolina
Alright

I've been told there's gold in this land
All I know is what I hold in my own two hands
If it's out there I'm gonna find it

Oh, am I strong enough?
Oh, am I strong enough?

Everywhere you turn there's another man slamming doors
Looking at you like he wouldn't even let you sweep his floors

I was raised up by my mamma on her own
Worked herself into the grave
Trying to make us a home
Never left South Carolina

I left home with nothing but a dream I had
All I own I could hold in a paper bag
Getting out of South Carolina

Oh, am I strong enough?
Oh, tell me am I strong enough?

Oh, am I strong enough?
Oh, tell me am I strong enough?

Am I strong enough?
Am I strong enough?
Am I strong enough?
Am I strong enough?

Oh, tell me
Am I strong enough?
Oh, got to tell me
Am I strong enough?
Oh, tell me
Am I strong enough?




Songwriters:
Ray Charles Lamontagne

Isaiah 41:10

Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you
 I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand


022
We'll Make It Through
Ray LaMontagne


Had our share of the pain
Of the clouds, and the rain
Lean on me
And I'll lean on you
And together, we'll get through
We always do
We always do

I know you're scared 'cause
You can't see the light
You toss and turn through the night
Holdin' me
And I'm holdin' you
And together, we'll get through
We always do
We always do
We always do

Where do you go, when there's no road to follow?
Faces look hollow, only strangers to you, now
Where do you turn, when this livin' starts to burn through
Layers that you learned wrap around your heart somehow

I turn to you
I always do
I always do
I turn to you

I know you're scared
Can't see the light
Gotta believe it's gonna be alright
Lean on me
And I'll lean on you
And together, we'll get through
We always do
We always do
We always do
We'll make it through
We always do
We always do



Songwriters:
Ray Charles Lamontagne

Matthew 11:28

Come to me,
 all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest


022
Part Of The Light
Ray LaMontagne


Why so many people always running 'round
Looking for the happiness that can't be found
I don't know, I don't know, I don't know

For everyone resplendent in the wealth of kings
Thousands upon thousands only suffering
I don't know, I don't know, I don't know

I want to be a part of the light
Please let me be a part of the light
I want to be a part of the light
I choose to be a part of the light
All light

Why so many people only close their hearts
Turn their eyes as other's lives are torn apart
I don't know, I don't know, I don't know

When kindness is the greatest gift that one can share
Why choose hate to subjugate your fellow man
I don't know, I don't know, I don't know

I want to be a part of the light
Please let me be a part of the light
I want to be a part of the light
I choose to be a part of the light
All light
All light
All light
All light



Songwriters:
Lamontagne Ray Charles, Lamontagne Raycharles Jack

John 8:12

Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.”


Proverbs 11:1

A man who is kind benefits himself, but a cruel man hurts himself




022
Life's A Song
Rascal Flatts


Life is a cement trampoline
A humble church, a melody that's bittersweet
Oh the pain of almost havin' it all
Of comin' so close, five yards to go and droppin' the ball
Oh life, has been a guitar on my back
Bendin' strings and rhymin' things
What's wrong with that, what's wrong with that

Life's a song, turn it up
Turn it on, sing along
Whoa oh oh, whoa oh oh
Life's a song, turn it up
Turn it on, sing along
Whoa oh oh, whoa oh oh

Time it ain't no magazine
It's just a space we fill with faith and walk between
Oh and time, has been a thief and a friend
Sweetens the wine, oh and steals the night, mhmm
Decides the end, yeah it decides the end

Time's a song, turn it up
Turn it on, sing along
Whoa oh oh, whoa oh oh
Time's a song, live it up
Turn it on, sing along
Whoa oh oh, whoa oh oh

Yeah life's a song

Oh the joy, out here on this weary road
To hear your voice, to feel my home
God speed me home, God speed me home

Love's a song, turn it up
Turn it on, sing along
Whoa oh oh, whoa oh oh
Love's a song, turn it up
Turn it on, sing along
Whoa oh oh, whoa oh oh

(Life's a song, turn it up
Turn it on, sing along
Whoa oh oh, whoa oh oh)
Turn it up, yeah sing along
Life's a song, whoa oh oh
Turn it up, turn it on
Yeah life's a song
Turn it up




Songwriters:
Slater James, Hood Brandon Calvin, Steele Jeffrey

John 15:11

These things I have spoken to you,
that my joy may be in you, and that your joy may be full


022
Why
Rascal Flatts


You must have been in a
Place so dark
You couldn't feel the light
Reachin' for you through
That stormy cloud
Now here we are
Gathered in our little hometown
This can't be the way
You meant to draw a crowd

Oh why, that's what I keep asking
Was there anything I could've
Said or done
Oh, I had no clue you were
Masking
A troubled soul, God only knows
What went wrong and why
You would leave the stage
In the middle of a song

Now in my mind I'll keep you frozen
As a seventeen-year-old
Rounding third to score the
Winning run
You always played with passion
No matter what the game
When you took the stage
You'd shine just like the sun


Oh why, that's what I keep asking
Was there anything I could've
Said or done
Oh, I had no clue you were
Masking
A troubled soul, God only knows
What went wrong and why
You would leave the stage
In the middle of a song

Now the oak trees are swaying
In the early autumn breeze
A golden sun is shining on my face
Through tangled thoughts
I hear a mockingbird sing
This old world really ain't that
Bad of a place

Oh why, there's no comprehending
And who am I to try to
Judge or explain
Oh, but I do have one
Burning question
Who told you life wasn't
Worth the fight
They were wrong, they lied
Now you're gone and we cry
'Cause it's not like you to
Walk away
In the middle of a song

Your beautiful song
Your absolutely beautiful song




Songwriters:
Shamblin James Allen, Mathes Robert Ballou

Psalm 147:3

He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds






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