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I love this song too! October 26, 2007

Filed under: Songs — beyondtheoutside @ 3:12 PM

East to West by Casting Crowns…

Here I am Lord and I’m drowning, in Your sea of forgetfulness
The chains of yesterday surround me, I yearn for peace and rest
I don’t want to end up where You found me
And it echoes in my mind
Keeps me awake tonight
I know you’ve cast my sin as far as the East is from the West
And I stand before You now as though I’ve never sinned
But today I feel like I’m just one mistake away
From You leaving me this way

Chorus:
Jesus can you show me just how far the east is from the west
‘Cause I can’t bear to see the man I’ve been
Rising up in me again
In the arms of Your mercy I find rest
‘Cause You know just how far the east is from the west
From one scarred hand to the other

I start the day, the war begins
Endless reminding of my sin
And time and time again
Your truth is drowned out by the storm I’m in
Today I feel like I’m just one mistake away
from You leaving me this way

I know You’ve washed me white
Turn my darkness into life
I need Your peace to get me through
To get me through this night
I can’t live by what I feel
About the truth Your word reveals
I’m not holding on to You
But You’re holding on to me
You’re holding on to me

So I love this song too…but not gonna give specifics of why because Jesse has been waiting for me to play Authur while I posted my last too posts, so its only fair I play w/ him now!

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One Response to “I love this song too!”

  1. Sarah Says:

    One of my favorite songs…and CD’s…too! We got the CD in myrtle beach, and I got to listen to it on the way home. 🙂


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