Category Archives: Story Songs

The Ember

The Ember Joshua Jordan, Phil Cross I Thinking to a time you know when your heart your mind and soul Was thirsty for the Lord Constant in His Holy Word hanging on the truth you heard You longed to know … Continue reading

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Clear The Stage For Jesus

CLEAR THE STAGE FOR JESUS Dixie Phillips, Sharon Phillips, Regina Walden Asheville Music Publishing / Chris White Music / BMI   In the theater of my mind Reruns play all the time And I’m caught behind the curtain of my … Continue reading

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Grace Came To Stay

Grace Came to Stay Dixie & Sharon Phillips Asheville Music Publishing / BMI / Chris White Music / BMI   If your heart is full of rain, Mercy’s calling out your name. Grace is not a one-time offer. Here today … Continue reading

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Daddy’s Lap

Daddy’s Lap Dixie Phillips / Sharon Phillips Asheville Music Publishing / BMI / Chris White Music / BMI   1. A little boy with treasure maps And Spanish gold in gunny sacks Loved to sail the Seven Seas And when … Continue reading

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Just A Boy On A Bus

Just a Boy on a Bus Regina Walden Asheville Music Publishing / BMI / Chris White Music / BMI   Standing by the roadside kicking in the dust Every Sunday morning as he waited for the bus He was just … Continue reading

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Your Feet On Mine

I walked down the road where I lived as a child. And stopped by the old home-place for a while. As I peeked through the window’s broken glass, Memories marched through my mind like old photographs   I became my … Continue reading

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Room 316

There’s a light on in room three sixteen at the Pineview Motel and Cafe You can pay by the week or you can pay by the month but most here just pay once a day There’s a half empty bottle … Continue reading

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It Must Be Love

in the corner of the altar, there’s a cross and a crown like they placed on Jesus head a reminder of the torment and the cost that he paid for my salvation as he hung there in my stead yes … Continue reading

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God Gave It All

GOD CREATED ALL THINGS FOR GOODNESS TOWARD MAN BUT MAN CHOSE TO CHASE AFTER SIN SO HE OFFERED THEM LAWS AND SACRIFICES THROUGH THE BLOOD OF BULLOCKS AND RAMS BUT MAN KEPT ON SINNING JUST LIKE THE BEGINNING WHEN HE … Continue reading

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What Kinda Pain

What Kinda Pain Gerald Reeder / Asheville Music Publishing / Chris White Music / BMI Jesus walked this earth that His own Father made to save the souls of fallen men His own life he gave His body it was … Continue reading

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The Color Of Love

The Color Of Love Gerald Reeder Asheville Music Publishing / BMI / Chris White Music / BMI   Flesh was the color, of the saviour that was born Layed in a manger, On that first Christmas morn   Black was … Continue reading

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Vapor

Vapor Gerald Reeder Asheville Music Publishing / BMI / Chris White Music / BMI   Life is just a vapor First you’re born and then you’re old And the things you do between the two Is the story that gets … Continue reading

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No Wonder They Call Him The Great I Am

Verse I: Born of a virgin Spotless Holy Son of God And yet Son of man He left heaven’s splendor Grandeur and Glory No wonder they call Him the great I Am   Verse I: Wonderful counselor Prince of peace … Continue reading

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Land Like That

VerseI: -C Sitting on the porch on a warm, spring day Talking with my granny over cold lemonade She was smiling as she told of a heavenly place Somewhere beyond the gloom of the grave Verse II: She said there’s … Continue reading

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I Believe

Vs. 1 It’s been one of those days All I wanna do is cry I’ve got so many problems, I can’t begin to solve them But I don’t even have to try   Chorus I believe You keep Your word … Continue reading

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Two Perfect Hands

By Dixie and Sharon Phillips I gambled on life                                                                                                                                                Lived with regrets Played by my own rules And hard to get. But the King of Hearts Gave me a grace card. When two perfect hands left Mercy’s mark. Chorus Two perfect … Continue reading

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Old Upright Piano

OLD UPRIGHT PIANO Daryl K Williams / Chris White Music / BMI / Asheville Music Publishing / BMI   VERSE 1 ON THE /RIGHT SIDE OF THE /PLATFORM PUSHED /UP AGAINST THE /WALL WAS AN /OLD UPRIGHT PI/ANO THAT I … Continue reading

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Does Anyone Care

Does Anyone Care Christie Capps Asheville Music Publishing / BMI / Chris White Music / BMI 1st verse A mother and her son were sent away. They only had provisions for one day. And when that ran out the boy … Continue reading

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Dream Big

  DREAM BIG Jon Azzarello (verse) Looking up into the country sky Stars were shining bright that night I can still hear my grandpa gently say “If I could do it all again I’d turn this big world outside in … Continue reading

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One Drop Of Blood Became A River

Written by Mark Bishop   Coarse heavy timbers… were dragged down the path. Two rough hewn beams, fastened together by nails and by straps. The birds hushed their singing; from the crowd only jeers. His muscle and sinew glistened in … Continue reading

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That’s The Sound Of A House Being Built On Love

Written by Mark Bishop A little boy sits in the church house on an Easter Day. He sees a man called Jesus in a passion play, And when they nail him to the cross, the boy begins to cry. As … Continue reading

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Your Easter Sunday Is On Its Way

Written by Mark Bishop I’ve been right where you are.  I know all about the pain and the scars. And yes, I listen when you pray.  My heart is touched by every word you say. For I remember how the … Continue reading

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It’s My Turn

Written by Mark Bishop They rushed in… to the prodigal’s father, Said “We have seen him.  He’s walking this way. Should we stop him?  …tell him he is not welcome?” But the father pushed through them, they heard him say… … Continue reading

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I Still Need Him

Written by Mark Bishop There’s a whisper in the autumn breeze and I can hear it say I still need him… I still need him. It’s a voice that lives inside my heart, reminds me everyday I still need him… … Continue reading

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Are You Going Where I’m Going?

Written by Mark Bishop God gave John a vision… a city coming down. There was no more night… no more sorrow to be found. John beheld the gates of pearl… he saw the jasper walls. His mind could hardly take … Continue reading

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Job’s Wife

Written by Mark Bishop She had a good man, with livestock and good land. God gave them daughters and sons. They worked everyday, never failing to pray and to Thank God for all he had done.   Job was renowned … Continue reading

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Love At First Sight

Written by Nick Akin, Eli Akin, Whitney Akin Down the hall, room 401 Watched my wife birth our son I took her hand with my eyes shut tight Then we heard the sound of the baby cry Then I opened … Continue reading

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When You Get Home

Written by Joshua Kirk, Nick Akin They said some things they didn’t mean He slammed a door and caused a scene She packed her bags and now she’s Lord knows where And he’s just sittin’ there, thinkin’ out loud Baby … Continue reading

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We Only Have Today

Written by Nick Akin V1 Every breath we take is closer to our last Every second fades to moments of the past Don’t let life slip away and watch the wind Blow all the pages over We may not have … Continue reading

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Comfortable

Written by Nick Akin, Eli Akin Every morning, on the side of the road He’s holding up a sign, He can’t make it on his own I pass him by, and take a glance In my rear view And the … Continue reading

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Fishing Trip

Written by Jaron Faulknor Verse 1 It was a bright and sunny Sunday Morn He ran out of bed before the alarm He was ready and prepared for this all week As his wife poured him a cup of joe … Continue reading

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In My Shoes

Written by Kevin Funderburk VERSE 1 Peek around the corner at the closet in my room I see my little boy with my best Sunday shoes I chuckle in the shadow, then I ponder the view Oh, Lord, keep me … Continue reading

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If I Knew Then

Written by McCray Dove verse We use to be high school sweet hearts we tied the knot after graduation day we had big plans for the future I let it all just slip away chorus If I knew then what … Continue reading

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Where You Could Be

Written by Angie Klinker Right from the beginning she was left out on the street She had to find her way in life without friends or family. Only God knows what she’s had to do just to survive And everyone … Continue reading

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Where Was God

Written by Diana Perry Gillette VERSE 1 Sometimes out there in the darkest night A mother prays her child will be all right Then when she awakes to the early dawn She finds death has come to take her child … Continue reading

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A Sling Full of Faith

Written by Diana Perry Gillette VERSE 1 When the armies of Israel Were in a mighty fight King Saul soon gave this command He said send for little David He’s favored in my sight So he headed out to meet … Continue reading

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Mercy Was Found

Written by Phil Cross and Robert Ammons VERSE 1 As Jesus sat down one day to eat A woman came down and bowed at His feet With tear filled eyes, she seemed so all alone With no peace in her … Continue reading

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He Knows

  Written by Ray Scarbrough 1st Old Jonah heard the voice of God to preach the word on foreign sod. But Jonah zipped his lip & did it well. He jumped a boat & sailed away & said I’ll preach … Continue reading

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For the Children

Written by Ray Scarbrough   1st He’s working 56 hours a week just to bring home the family bread. His body is tired & his spirit is weak, but he’s making the perfect dad. Mom’s in the kitchen she’s slaving … Continue reading

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Don’t Send Him Away

  Written by Ray Scarbrough 1st Deep within the ruins Pilate’s hall lies a memory of regret. Pilate tumed away from the Savior with his hands still dripping wet. Well I’ve heard for years he was crazy with tears. And … Continue reading

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