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How long must I pray, must I pray to You?
How long must I wait, must I wait for You?
How long 'til I see Your face, see You shining through?
I'm on my knees, begging You to notice me.
I'm on my knees, Father will you turn to me?

One tear in the driving rain,
One voice in a sea of pain
Could the maker of the stars
Hear the sound of my breakin' heart?
One light, that's all I am
Right now I can barely stand
If You're everything You say You are
Won't You come close and hold my heart

I've been so afraid, afraid to close my eyes
So much can slip away before I say goodbye.
But if there's no other way, I'm done asking why.
Cuz I'm on my knees, begging You to turn to me
I'm on my knees, Father will you run to me?

One tear in the driving rain,
One voice in a sea of pain
Could the maker of the stars
Hear the sound of my breakin' heart?
One light, that's all I am
Right now I can barely stand
If You're everything You say You are
Won't You come close and hold my heart.

So many questions without answers, Your promises remain
I can't sleep but I'll take my chances to hear You call my name
To hear You call my name

One tear in the driving rain,
One voice in a sea of pain
Could the maker of the stars
Hear the sound of my breakin' heart?
One light, that's all I am
Right now I can barely stand
If You're everything You say You are
Won't You come close and hold my heart.

Hold my heart, could you hold my heart?
Hold my heart.



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    UnregisteredJan 7, 2012 at 3:10 pm
    This song is absolutly amazing and whenever im feeling upset i listen to it, i listen to all of tenth avenue north songs, i love them!!! There music calms me
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    UnregisteredJan 14, 2012 at 10:42 pm
    This song means so much to me and my family. My dad got sick with leukemia in 2008 and passed away in the summer of 2009. He was a pastor of our church and the most godly man i know. :)
    one of the first songs my family heard after his passing was this song. And as hard as it is without him, he taught us to be strong and always place our trust in jesus christ to hold us. I know that christ is running to me, to hold my heart
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    UnregisteredJan 25, 2012 at 11:11 pm
    Well the way i feel is i have lost alot and have been through alot. And when i list to this i feel like it's a cry to god a comfort. Asking him for real to help to hold me and love me. It's when you have tried everything and there is nothing else to try you drop to your knees. And cry out. It is when you are truly broken. And in other ways is a surrender. No more fight. This song is straight from the heart !
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    UnregisteredJan 4, 2012 at 12:08 am
    Its the meaning that literalyy changed my heart forever.. When i listened to this song... I felt the holy spirit within me... After thta amazing day.. That changed my life... And i recommended this song to everyone!!
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    UnregisteredDec 19, 2011 at 9:45 pm
    I give up, lord will you please help me? I need you more than ever and without you i don't know what i'll do.

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