I WANT TO BE WITH THE SAINTS

Words and music by George Davis Sr.

© HIM Music

 

Key: F/G

 

 

Verse 1:                              F7              F7/A                  Bb7                      F7                        

                        There was a time when I didnít know all about the Christian band

 

                                                           Dm7                  G7                           C7

                        I was longing for some fellowship and I searched across the land

 

                             Bb7                                        F7                       Bb7

                        So lost and far away from home I wandered aimlessly

 

                              F7                   Dm7                               C7

                        I began to feel like coming home when somebody prayed for me

 

 

Verse 2:          G7                      G7/B              C7                   G7

                        Mother said letís go to church I said I believe I will

 

                                                              Em7                     A7                          D7

                        So we went down to the Holiness meeting just down under the hill

 

                               C7                                                               G7           C7

                        The old-time preacher preached the word saying whosever will

 

                        G7                             Em7                     D7             

                        I found Jesus with the saints of God and I am with them still

 

 

Chorus:                      G7     C/G  G7              C/G   G7

                        (Well I want) I      want (to be) to      be

 

                                       C7

                        With the saints (everywhere I go)

 

                                    G7    C/G  G7              C/G  G7

                        (Well I want) I      want (to be) to     be

 

                                           A7                                                           D7

                        (Where the living waters flow) where the living waters flow

 

                                    C7                                        G7                            C7                                         

                        (If I get lost and I lose my way Heís) telling me where they go

 

                                                              G7/B           C7/D          D7            G7

                        (ĎCause I want) I want to be with the saints everywhere they go

 

 

Verse 3:          G7                             G7/B           C7                 G7

                        The human is race is about run the Bible tells me so

 

                                                       Em7            A7                      D7

                        The saints will go to Heaven the sinners will go below

 

                                  C7                                                 G7                       C7

                        Well I had enough of the sinful life when I found the crimson flow

 

                                   G7                      Em7              D7             

                        Please take me with the saints of God everywhere they go