Monday, April 30, 2007

Joel Try

Have to tell you all how awesome Joel was on Sunday giving the message... if you didn't get to hear him, check out the message on the church website... it was really really good. Then Amy sang a song by David Wilcox called Show the Way and I completely broke down crying... what a beautiful song sung by a beautiful voice... lyrics below.

SHOW THE WAY

You say you see no hope, you say you see no reason
We should dream that the world would ever change
You're saying love is foolish to believe
'Cause there'll always be some crazy with an Army or a Knife
To wake you from your day dream, put the fear back in your life...

Look, if someone wrote a play just to glorify
What's stronger than hate, would they not arrange the stage
To look as if the hero came too late he's almost in defeat
It's looking like the Evil side will win, so on the Edge
Of every seat, from the moment that the whole thing begins
It is...

Chorus:
Love who makes the mortar
And it's love who stacked these stones
And it's love who made the stage here
Although it looks like we're alone
In this scene set in shadows
Like the night is here to stay
There is evil cast around us
But it's love that wrote the play...
For in this darkness love can show the way

So now the stage is set. Feel you own heart beating
In your chest. This life's not over yet.
so we get up on our feet and do our best. We play against the
Fear. We play against the reasons not to try
We're playing for the tears burning in the happy angel's eyes
For it's...

3 comments:

Aaron said...

they let Try take a shot? reeks of desperation, if you ask me...

Nicole T said...

It was awesome! Of course I thought the lap steel player was pretty hot so I got kinda focused on that!

NanAZ said...

I heard her (or someone) sing that song before and it was amazing! We missed on Sunday because we were in Greer. I'll have to listen to it sometime.