Higher Ground Words: Johnson Oatman Jr. 1856-1922 Tune: Charles H. Gabriel 1856-1932 Category: Commitment and Consecration G C 1 I'm press-ing on the up-ward way, 2 My heart has no de-sire to stay 3 I want to live a-bove the world, 4 I want to scale the ut-most height G D 1 New heights I'm gain-ing ev-'ry day; 2 Where doubts a -rise and fears dis-may; 3 Though Sa-tan's darts at me are hurled; 4 And catch a gleam of glo-ry bright; G C 1 Still pray-ing as I on-ward bound, 2 Tho' some may dwell where these a -bound 3 For faith has caught the joy-ful sound 4 But still I'll pray till heav'n I've found, Am C G D G 1"Lord plant my feet on high-er ground." 2 My prayer, my aim is high-er ground. 3 The song of saints on high-er ground. 4"lord, lead me on to high-er ground." Chorus G D7 G Lord, lift me up and let me stand By faith, on heav-en's ta-ble-land, C Am C G D G A high-er plane than I have found; Lord plant my feet on high-er ground.