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From the start You've held a place in my heart
A place that no one else could fill
But sin kept Your spirit from working in me
I couldn't look at life honestly
Until the day my will gave away to the truth that I found in you
I never knew just how good it could be
To stand in Your presence totally free

I'm forgiven
Now I have a reason for living
Jesus keeps giving and giving
Giving till my heart overflows

Now I can see me as a person who's free
Even when I slip and fall
You are a God who forgives and forgets
Now I want to give you my all

(Repeat Chorus)

I know this love You placed in my heart
Is a love that will never depart
Sin brought me here to the end of my rope
But now you've given me a brand new hope
I'm forgiven.

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    UnregisteredAug 14, 2012 at 2:44 pm
    Looking back over the years, both before and after i accepted christ as my savior, i see the mistakes i've made?all the wrong choices. But i also know that those roads brought me to a place where i knew i had to decide give up my will and let my lord take over. It's been a sweet journey ever since... Trust in the lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.
  • U
    Unregistered2 days ago at 6:44 am
    I can relate to the song Lead Me and then this song following I'm forgiven. Because I was saved as a little girl about 11 or 12. In the time form then to today a lot of things has happen in my life. I have made mistakes the same as a lot of others. But I learned that you better be care for what you pray for, because God is the one who decides how thing will be. No I don't know if it would have been any different. But I still had the same ups and downs in my life and still do, most like will have from time to time. But I was hurt bad and it was like someone just took my heart away, I need it back. I forgot to do as the Bible told me too and also to read it very day, and pray very day, not just when I needed God the most. I left God from time to time and he wants us all the time, because we our his children and he always there for us. I know soon I will be back on that right road to be that person God wants me to be. As the person up above put "" Trust in the lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. "'. Amen.

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