Surrender

"You can fight without ever winning, but never win without a fight. You can surrender without a prayer—but never really pray without surrender." from "Resist" by Neil Peart

Beautiful

You are Beautiful, my child And I know that you are scared Things are not as you’d hoped they would be But I want you to know Although you feel alone I am with you and am working to set you free This is not the life I want for …

Overflowing

[Psalm 16:5-6] Life sure can be overwhelming To the point I feel so sick inside The world appears To feed on my fears And it seems I have no place to hide Lord, I don’t know where I’m going Though I certainly know where I’ve been Can you guide me …

In the Middle

I want to be in the middle of the battle So that I can see your victory I want to be lost in the middle of the ocean Where your power washes over me I want to stand in the middle of the fire So that my heart can be …

Unforgivable

I know it wasn’t me you considered As you hung there on that cross In death you won sweet victory, Bringing home so many who were lost But I’ve been left behind to suffer And to pay for all I’ve done I’ve sinned too greatly against you, Not worthy to …

Every Day I Walk Away

Daddy, please forgive me I’ve gone so far away It seems like only yesterday You brought me home to stay In your arms is the only place I’d really rather be But every day I journey out without bringing you with me Every day I find myself scared and all …

The Mountain

Matthew 21:21 I look down upon the valley I look out across the sea It rises up and touches the sky This powerful, immovable peak But it stands proudly between where I am And where I need to be He’s calling me to the other side To a place I …

You Are All I Need

I fill my life with so much I wonder when I’ll be satisfied I fill my time with so much more I wonder why I feel so empty I try so hard to make a difference If for no soul but my own In search of my reason for being …

All of My Heart

With all of my soul I worship You With all of my joy I sing With everything I have in me I sing praises to thee With all of my heart I lift my voice With all I have I cry “You are my God, my Lord and King!” And …

More Than a Hammer

How many more times must I strike a nail’s head? Have I no greater purpose than to pound it ’til it’s still? I see no need to do a hard stone’s deed, why must I yield to another’s will? I could have been cast as a centurion’s spear Or a …