Add Explanation
Add Meaning

Joy lyrics

New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Newsboys – Joy lyrics

Verse One:

If life is water, I was dry as the Tuscon dirt
If it's a gamble, I'd already lost my shirt
If it's a journey, I was dazwed without a clue
I flipped a "U" back to the first love I ever knew


You give me joy that's unspeakable
And I like it
And I like it, yea yea
Your love for me is irresistible
I can't fight it
I can't fight it, yea yea
You carried the cross and took my shame
I believe it
I believe it, yea yea
You shine your light of amazing grace,
I recieve it
I recieve it, yea yea

Verse Two:

If life's a battle, the invasion is complete
If it's a rythym, I have found the perfect beat
If it's a renaissance, I've got a new birthday
The world don't give it
And the world can't take it away


(I'm) bowed and broken, everything's new
All that I need, You're like water to seed
And how Your love, rights everything wrong
In my weakness
You're ever stronger, You're pulling me back
Where I belong

Chorus (x3)

Lyrics taken from


Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:


      Write about your feelings and thoughts

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      Min 50 words
      Not bad

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      BoldItalicLinkAdd an image new!
      20 words
      Explanation guidelines:
      • Describe what artist is trying to say in a certain line, whether it's personal feelings, strong statement or something else.
      • Provide song facts, names, places and other worthy info that may give readers a perfect insight on the song's meaning.
      • Add links, pictures and videos to make your explanation more appealing. Provide quotes to support the facts you mention.
      Before you get started, be sure to check out these explanations created by our users: good, very good, great.