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You Are My Anchor (The Father's Embrace) Chords

Stuart Townend | average from reviews

Original Key: A

Tempo: 0

Verse 1:
            A
You are my anchor,
                   E/G# 
My light and my salvation.
            F#m7
You are my refuge,
F#m                    Esus4    E
    My heart will not fear.
      A/C#   D                  A/C#     A
Though my foes surround me on ev'ry hand,
     A/C#    D                       A/C#        E
They will stumble and fall while in grace I stand.
   A/C#  D                F#m7                   G   D/F#
In my  day of trouble You hide me and set me above
Esus4            E
    To sing this song of love.

Chorus:
A        D            Esus4      E
    One thing I will ask of You, this will I pray:
A      D              Esus4         E
    To dwell in Your house, O Lord, every day,
F#m    B/D#   E/D      A/C#      D
    To gaze upon Your lovely face,
A/C#  Bm7        D/E             A 
And rest in the Father's embrace.
A  E/G#  F#m E  E  D/E  A   A   E/G#  F#m  E  E       A
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Verse 2:
D/E            A
Teach me Your way, Lord,
                         E/G# 
Make straight the path before me.
             F#m7
Do not forsake me, 
F#m                Esus4    E
    My hope is in You.
   A/C#  D                     A/C#     A
As I  walk through life, I am confident
  A/C#  D                      A/C#    E
I will see Your goodness with ev'ry step,
    A/C#    D                  F#m7                  G   D/F# 
And my   heart directs me to seek You in all that I do,
Esus4         E
    So I will wait for You.