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Steven Curtis Chapman – Who Makes The Rules lyrics

[Verse 1]
Well, I've been watching us very close
And I guess the one thing that's been bothering me the most
Is when I see us playing by the same rules
That the world is using
Well, I've been listening to the things that we say
And I, I hear us mention words like fortune and fame
And it makes me wonder if we're sure
About the side we're choosing
That's why I'm asking you

Who makes the rules for me and you
When it's wrong or right
Is it black and white?
Who makes the rules for me and you
It's our life at stake
So we better know
Who makes the rules

[Verse 2]
When I see people just like you and me
Trying to live out the pictures they see on TV
Gotta have a new car, new clothes, new love
When they get tired of trying
Well, I've been reading 'bout a different way
Talking 'bout dying to live and losing to gain
Seems like somebody's telling us the truth
And somebody's lying
I wanna know who


Two voices are calling out to you
You're serving the one you're listening to
So, tell me who, somebody tell me who


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  • sullymcgully
    A lot of people claim to be Christians, but they operate by the wrong rules. While your salvation is not determined by how good you are, you have to wonder if you're really who you say you are if you don't really know who you're saying you are is. Jesus said that his followers should take their cue from Him, not from culture, that we should be "in the world, but not of it". God makes His expectations clear in His word. We need to remodel our lives around His truth, not our own.
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