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11. Awake My Soul

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The image of God invisible, the first born of all life
Before and within, he holds it all in
One name, one faith, one Christ

No one is good enough, to save himself
Awake my soul tonight, to boast nothing else

I trust no other source or name, nowhere else can I hide
This grace gives me fear, and this grace draws me near
And all that it asks it provides

No seam in this garment, all my rags to hide
No less than your love, for Jesus is mine

When I stand on the edges of Jordan
With the saints and the angels beside
When my body is healed, and the glory revealed
Still I can boast only Christ

To boast nothing else...

words and music by Sandra McCracken

Behind the Song:
"This song is a blend of old-style hymn lyrics with a modern folk melody. It reads like a Psalm, pleading with the soul to boast only Christ. It is modeled after the 18th century hymn form, tracing the nature of God, our need for His grace and the longing for glory." - Sandra McCracken

 

 

 

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