praying the Psalms: Psalm 29
a pair of friends - one new to me, one I've known for years - collaborated on this project:a prayer of praise in song, based on Psalm 29.
Oh, Your voice like thunder cracks, And oh, Your voice, like heavy rain beating on my back. With a word the hills start shaking and the fire splits in two. What is this? How is it the voice that thunder speaks to you
Rest my dear one, to My love run, Lay these burdens down. Surely you were made for more than this. Pretty pictures, trophies centered On your highest shelf come crashing down, Come crashing down.
Hear His praises dancing from the songbird's tree, See the glory of His name in every sinner's bended knee. Oh praise Him, praise Him all you with your every breath; Every moment, all your might, lift Him high -- oh lift Him high!
You're sitting on Your throne, here I stand so far below - Still in mercy, oh, You make Your child strong. (Still in mercy, oh, Your mercy makes me strong) You tell the oceans, "Come this far,"; The rivers' bends in care You carved - Yet, Your peace like rivers in me, rivers deep and long…
contributed by Shelby Hughey (lyrics) and Elijah Ogden (music)