Sunday, October 09, 2011

turn your eyes

When you're dull from all that glitters,
when you're thoughts have a hollow ring,
when you can't escape from the feeling
you're getting it wrong...
All your foolproof plans seem foolish,
all your status is status quo,
all your really need to know
is where you belong.

Turn your eyes upon Jesus.
Look full in his wonderful face.
And the things of earth will grow strangely dim
in the light of his glory and grace.

I was used to the cold for so long
that I couldn't feel anything.
And I shivered and stared like a beggar
who won't lift his hands.
I was numb until he touched me.
I was deaf until he heard.
I was senseless 'til I met the one who understands.



  1. Amen! Thanks for sharing this :)

  2. I love this song!!! Thank you for pOsting it :) I am singing it now :)

  3. Great song!

    ~I've seen them live!!! But, then perhaps you have also? :)

  4. Beautiful! The lyrics to this song are so good! I love that you post songs you like. It's a little window to your beautiful heart!