I Then Shall Live

I then shall live as one who’s been forgiven,

I’ll walk with joy to know my debts are paid.

I know my name is clear before my Father,

I am His child, and I am not afraid.

So, greatly pardoned, I’ll forgive my brother;
The law of love I gladly will obey.

I then shall live as one who’s learned compassion.
I’ve been so loved, that I’ll risk loving too.
I know how fear builds walls instead of bridges;
I’ll dare to see another’s point of view.
And when relationships demand commitment,
Then I’ll be there to care and follow through.

Your Kingdom come around and through and in me;
Your power and glory, let them shine through me.
Your Hallowed Name, O may I bear with honor,
And may Your living Kingdom come in me.
The Bread of Life, O may I share with honor,
And may You feed a hungry world through me.

Amen, Amen, Amen

Lyrics by Gloria Gaither and David Phelps

http://www.songlyrics.com/gaither-vocal-band/i-then-shall-live-lyrics/

This song came to my heart with the line: I am not afraid.  If you have time, read the words of this prayer song.

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