This week’s “Song of the Week” is The Light In Me by Brandon Heath on his latest album, Leaving Eden. The Light In Me is a wonderful song about how God is ultimately our source for living, and the One who put the “Light” in us. The chords and lyrics are below. I hope you enjoy the song!
Song: The Light In Me
Artist: Brandon Heath
Album: Leaving Eden
Intro: C - Am - F - C (Piano plays: G-F-E-D during each of the intro chords) Verse 1: (C) Am My life before You F I was a flame burning down C I was burning out Am But You knew me better F For You there was never a doubt G Not since You gave me life Am Something was different F I knew it the instant C You put the light in me Chorus: (C) The spark The shot to the heart Am You are the hope that leads me Out of the dark F You let Your love shine down G So that the world can see F You put the light in me Am C The light, You put the light in me G F The light, You put the light in me Am C The light, You put the light in me G C The light, You put the light in me Verse 2: (C) Am You are the Maker F You tell the sun when to rise C I'm just a house on a hill Am But You make me brighter F Than all the stars in the sky G Keep me from growing dim Am ‘Cause in Your perfection F I'm just a reflection C G So pull me closer to You Am I'll catch like a fire F And I'll hold You higher C ‘Cause You put the light in me Bridge: F Am C I'll raise it high, I'll let it show G From the roof tops down to the F streets below Am C In day and night, You will be known G And all will see C You put the light in me Am F C -------- Cause you put the light in me
I hope you enjoyed the song! If you have any suggestions for the upcoming songs of the week, please let me know below.
In God’s Love and Grace,