you heard God speak, wouldn't He say these words of love?
(For Times Of Imprisonment…)
know you are a prisoner for me.
know the circumstances of your life have put you in a place where you do not
want to be and in a place from which you cannot escape.
your hope for freedom in me.
as you look out at the world where you cannot go, feel my touch of love in your
when you admit the truth you will always be a prisoner, look ahead and see my
land of glory just ahead on my gospel road.
know you could try to run away, but in this prison, the bars and confinement go
know you could try to throw me aside, but my influence upon your heart would
know you could try to lead another life, but I mean too much to you for you to
ever go your own way.
the moment of your darkness, I give you good humor.
the moment of your hopelessness, I bring you others who need to know me more
the moment of your grief, I bring gentleness and compassion to help you.
you see the stars at night, know I am waiting for you to leave this earthly
you see the stars at night, know I am waiting to give you the glorious freedom
you crave this hour.