The Pledge of the Disciple (Direct the Way): the 2nd Song

A Poem By j. Glen pollard // 10/27/2014

(Verse 1)
Where should I go?
I am betwix two paths
Having the desire to pursue my LORD
It’s for the King I am fighting for

(Chorus)
Where You go I will follow
Trailing like a second shadow
As I read Your Word I will grow
I’ll stand by You all my days
Every day I will say
Direct the Way!

(Verse 2)
From my great confusion
(Jesus) You deliver out of peril
You put my feet on solid ground
Stray from You I will never

Where You go I will follow
Trailing like a second shadow
As I read Your Word I will grow
I’ll stand by You all my days
Every day I will say
Direct the Way!

(Bridge)
I won’t lean on my own knowledge
You are Holy, Messiah, I AM
Thru the valleys of the shadows
You can keep movin’ on I’ll will always follow (3xs)

Where You go I will follow
Trailing like a second shadow
As I read Your Word I will grow!
I’ll stand by You all my days
Every day I will say..
Direct the Way!

Comments

I like it! Every Christian's

I like it! Every Christian's heart should be singing it.
One thought I had was that when you say "Stray from you I will never" our hearts are deceitfully wicked: we do stray but God brings us back. But I know that when rhyming (especially when matching a tune) it is hard to say everything as fully as we like. So I am not saying for you to go back and change anything (by any means!), just adding a thought.
God bless you!
Keep up the good works.

Damaris Ann | Fri, 11/07/2014

My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.
‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭55:8-9‬

Oh, umm, I have a question;

Oh, umm, I have a question; what genre of music do you write? Just curious.
Sorry for double posting! :D

Damaris Ann | Sat, 11/08/2014

My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.
‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭55:8-9‬

Oh, umm, I have a question;

Oh, umm, I have a question; what genre of music do you write? Just curious.
Sorry for double posting! :D

Damaris Ann | Sat, 11/08/2014

My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.
‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭55:8-9‬

Genre of Music

Christian folk/Christian folk-pop.

j. Glen pollard | Sat, 11/08/2014

"The trip is a difficult one. I will not be myself when I reach you."-When I Reach Me.

Neat! I like those genres. So

Neat! I like those genres. So you write your own music?

Damaris Ann | Sat, 11/08/2014

My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.
‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭55:8-9‬

Pretty Much

Pretty much. I love the mixture folk and pop because of the vintage folk has and the upbeat style that pop has. And, well, since this is a Christian song, I make it Christian folk-pop! :D

j. Glen pollard | Tue, 01/27/2015

"The trip is a difficult one. I will not be myself when I reach you."-When I Reach Me.

Yes, I definitely love the

Yes, I definitely love the folk beat, and celtic too! To me they are sort of related. :) I play the fiddle and I sing, so celtic and folk (country too) and anything Christian for me! You can't go wrong with Christian anything. ;) Except for rock and rap. Definitely NOT a fan of those styles, although if my conscience would let me. I could enjoy them.

Damaris Ann | Tue, 01/27/2015

My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.
‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭55:8-9‬

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