I am not a stranger to mercy (Take it to the streets)

Written by: Matt Redman, Martin Smith

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Original Key: G


Verse 1:
G                                       D/F♯
I am not a stranger to mercy, for You found me,
Wrapped Your truth around me.
C/E
I am not a stranger to grace,
         Am7
I have seen it in Your face.
G                                           D/F♯
I am not a stranger to kindness, we're the broken 
With Your life inside us.
C/E
You have brought Your gospel to me,
          Am7
And I breathe it every day.
         C      Em7       D
How did I  become  Your miracle?
           C           Em7    D
Now to take  Your truth   and tell the world.
Chorus:
G
I'm going to take it to the streets,
D
I'm going to sing it 'til we meet.
C
Heaven is open, 
        Am7
Come on all the earth rejoice.
G
I'm going to take it to the streets,
D
Wake up the dead heart from its sleep.
C
Heaven is open,                    [To end]
                  Am7               Em7         C    Am7    Em7
Now's the time to raise our voice. [1.]    [2.] Oh.
Verse 2:
I must tell the world of this mercy, 
For You found me,
Wrapped Your truth around me.
I must tell the world of this grace,
I have seen it at Your cross.
I must tell the world of this kindness,
We're the broken 
With Your life inside us.
You have brought Your gospel to me,
Help me live it every day.
How did we become Your miracles?
Now to take Your truth and tell the world.

I AM NOT A STRANGER TO MERCY,
For You found me,
Wrapped Your truth around me.
I am not a stranger to grace,
I have seen it in Your face.
I am not a stranger to kindness,
We're the broken with Your life inside us.
You have brought Your gospel to me,
And I breathe it every day.

How did I become Your miracle?
Now to take Your truth and tell the world.

I'm going to take it to the streets,
I'm going to sing it 'til we meet.
Heaven is open, come on all the earth rejoice.
I'm going to take it to the streets,
Wake up the dead heart from its sleep.
Heaven is open, now's the time to raise our voice.

I must tell the world of this mercy,
For You found me,
Wrapped Your truth around me.
I must tell the world of this grace,
I have seen it at Your cross.
I must tell the world of this kindness,
We're the broken with Your life inside us.
You have brought Your gospel to me,
Help me live it every day.

How did we become Your miracles?
Now to take Your truth and tell the world.

Matt Redman & Martin Smith


Copyright © 2006 Thankyou Music\Curious? Music UK


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