Living Testimony

Words and Music by Jim E. Davis

© 1999 HIM Music

 

Key: D

 

 

Verse I:

 

      D

He laid at the gate called Beautiful, but he was a pitiful sight

 

 

Begging for alms, because he was blind; he had never walked a day in his life

 

G7

Peter and John came walking by on their way to the temple that day

 

          D

They didnít have silver or gold to give, but they knew how to pray

 

           E7        

In the name of Jesus they lifted him up, much to his surprise

 

           F7                                                               G7        A7

He began to leap and walk around, and said ďI gotta testify!Ē

 

 

Chorus:

 

         D

Iím a living testimony of what the power of God can do

 

 

Iím a miracle, you can see, walking in these shoes

 

       G7

My soul has been saved; my bodyís been healed,

 

       E7                                    A7                                   Aaug

My life has been changed; I know I know itís real

 

          G7                                            A7                            D7

Iím a living testimony of what the power of God can do.

 

 

Verse II: 

 

D

Everybody here is a miracle; weíve all got a story to tell

 

 

Like a fire down deep inside of our bones, we canít keep it to ourselves

 

               G7

How He reached way down and he brought my up out of the miry clay

 

                D

How He set my feet on the solid ground and started me on my way

 

             E7

Now if you think that isnít enough, I could testify all day

 

               F7                                                         G7                             A7

How He baptized me with the Holy Ghost, and Iím not ashamed to say: