Get the new album from Psalm for free!

Get the new album from Psalm for free!

JFH Indie Song Lyrics

Artist List   /   Joshua Mills   /   Christmas Miracle


         

11. Light One Candle (featuring LaRue Howard)

Christmas Miracle
by Joshua Mills

       
Lyrics:

Light one candle for the Maccabee children
With thanks that their light didn't die;
Light one candle for the pain they endured
When their right to exist was denied;
Light one candle for the terrible sacrifice
Justice and freedom demand;
And light one candle for the wisdom to know
When the peacemaker's time is at hand.

Don't let the light go out,
It's lasted for so many years.
Don't let the light go out,
Let it shine through our love and our tears.
Don't let the light go out,
It's lasted for so many years.
Don't let the light go out,
Let it shine through our love and our tears.

Light one candle for the strength that we need
To never become our own foe;
Light one candle for those who are suffering
A pain we learned so long ago;
Light one candle for all we believe in,
That anger not tear us apart;
And light one candle to bind us together
With peace as the song in our heart.

Don't let the light go out,
It's lasted for so many years.
Don't let the light go out,
Let it shine through our love and our tears.
Don't let the light go out,
It's lasted for so many years.
Don't let the light go out,
Let it shine through our love and our tears.

What is the memory that's valued so highly
That we keep it alive in that flame?
What's the commitment to those who have died?
We cry out "they've not died in vain,"
We have come this far, always believing
That justice would somehow prevail;
This is the burden, this is the promise,
And this is why we will not fail!

Don't let the light go out,
It's lasted for so many years.
Don't let the light go out,
Let it shine through our love and our tears.
Don't let the light go out,
It's lasted for so many years.
Don't let the light go out,
Let it shine through our love and our tears.


Words & Music by Peter Yarrow (c) 1983 Silver Dawn Music. Used by permission.
           
Listen to the new album from Connor Flanagan!

Search JFH



Music Out This Week

This Thursday, November 15
KJ-52 & Spechouse Mostest Wonderfullest Time of the Year (independent)

This Friday, November 16
Amongst the Giants Obscene [RockFest]
Bryan & Katie Torwalt Praise Before My Breakthrough [Jesus Culture]
Casting Crowns Only Jesus [Reunion]
Brooke Fraser B Sides [Wood and Bone]
Koryn Hawthorne This Christmas Live - Single [RCA]
Mallary Hope Me - Single [Curb]
Love & The Outcome These are These Days (Deluxe) [Word]
Kevin Max Romeo Drive [Blind Thief Recordings/The Fuel Music]
Memphis May Fire Broken [Rise]
NEEDTOBREATHE Acoustic Live Vol. 1 [Atlantic]
Peabod Neverending Christmas - Single [Centricity]
Shane & Shane A Worship Initiative Christmas, Vol. 2 [WellHouse]
Steve Taylor Squint (Digital Debut) [The Fuel Music]
Victoria Victoria EP [DREAM Ohana]

NEXT Tuesday, November 20
David Dunn Star EP [BEC]
Josh White & Josh Garrels Josh White & Josh Garrels EP [Gospel Song / BEC]


For all release dates, click here!
 


New Music Reviews


Listen to the new episode of the JFH Podcast!

New Indie Reviews


New Movie Reviews


Free MP3 Downloads