You are near, behind and before.
You laid Your hand upon me
Too wonderful to know.
You are near, always by my side.
C G D
Unfailing love surrounds me, I trust in You alone.
So where can I go from You?
If I go to the heights, You are there.
C D/C C D
Lie down in the depths, You are there. You're everywhere.
You are near, even though I cannot see You.
C G C
Sometimes I cannot feel You, still I know
You've promised You are near,
Even through the deepest valley.
Sometimes the night surrounds me,
Even there Your hand will guide me,
[1.] Even there Your hand will hold me. You are . . .
[2.] Even there Your hand will hold me,
Even there Your light will shine on me.
There's nowhere you can go that He won't be, nothing you can do that He won't see,
There's nothing you can say that He won't hear, nowhere you can hide that He won't find,
C D/C C
Your deepest thoughts, your deepest needs, He knows than all, He sees all things,
And still He loves and still He holds and still He gives,
C D G/C
And still He loves and still He holds and still He gives.