Oceans

“Oceans (Where Feet May Fail)”

You call me out upon the waters
The great unknown where feet may fail
And there I find You in the mystery
In oceans deep
My faith will stand

And I will call upon Your name
And keep my eyes above the waves
When oceans rise
My soul will rest in Your embrace
For I am Yours and You are mine

Your grace abounds in deepest waters
Your sovereign hand
Will be my guide
Where feet may fail and fear surrounds me
You’ve never failed and You won’t start now

So I will call upon Your name
And keep my eyes above the waves
When oceans rise
My soul will rest in Your embrace
For I am Yours and You are mine

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Spirit lead me where my trust is without borders
Let me walk upon the waters
Wherever You would call me
Take me deeper than my feet could ever wander
And my faith will be made stronger
In the presence of my Savior

Oh, Jesus, you’re my God!

I will call upon Your name
Keep my eyes above the waves
My soul will rest in Your embrace
I am Yours and You are mine

Every time I hear this song, I am reminded that life does not go as I have planned it.  God really is in control, in every mountain-top experience and every valley full of shadows and unknowns.  So, as Peter did, I get out of the boat and walk on water toward Jesus.  Keeping my eyes stayed on Him, He will not let me drown.  If I should (and I have) turn my eyes away and focus on the stormy waves around me, I will sink.  I have sunk before, and yet He grabs my hand and pulls me to Him.  He is my Savior, and I will continue to call upon His name!

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