I Have Been Blessed

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   I Have Been Blessed
   Words: ?
   Tune: ? (arr. from "The Rochesters")


VERSE 1

D                                      Bm
When He works around us in all that He does,

           G                    A
all of His works and all of His love.

D                                       Bm
If the pen of a writer could write everyday

              G                    A                      D
Not even this world could ever contain how much I’ve been blessed.


VERSE 2

D                                Bm  
Warmth in the winter, flowers in spring

            G                           A
Laughter of summer and the changing of leaves.

D                                  Bm
Food on the table, a good place to sleep

              G                    A
Clothes on my back and shoes on my feet

                D
Oh, I have been blessed!


CHORUS

D           G
I have been blessed

                  A
God is so good to me

             Bm              F#m     Bm
Precious are his thoughts of you and me

               G                             A
No way I could count them there’s not enough time

             Bm            F#m      Bm
So I’ll just thank Him for being so kind

             G           A
God has been good, so-oh good

            D
I have been blessed!

VERSE 3

D                                     Bm
Arms that can raise, a voice that can talk

               G                       A
Hands that can touch and legs that can walk

D                                      Bm
Ears that can listen and eyes that can see

               G                       A                        D
Oh I’ve got to praise Him as long as I breathe cuz, I have been blessed!


VERSE 4

D                                    Bm
We live in a country the greatest on earth

                    G                      A
Our flag stands for freedom and what it is worth

D                                     Bm
She stands at the harbor Miss Liberty called

               G                     A
All have their some but same gave it all

             D
For me to be blessed! 


CHORUS AGAIN

VERSE 5

D                             Bm
Father and mother nutured and raised 

           G                A
Sister and brother memories made

D                                  Bm
A pastor to lead us, this alter to pray

                 G                       A
Striped that can heal and blood that can save

               D
Oh I have been blessed!


VERSE 6

D                                        Bm
He’s the shoulder to lean on when I have doubt 

                  G                       A
The rock where He leads me when I am overwhelmed

D                                     Bm
The place where He hides me under His wings

               G                      A
Its not just a song it’s the reason I sing

                D
Oh, I have been blessed!

CHORUS AGAIN

Tag: 

D               G          A
God you’ve been good so-oh good

             D
We have been blessed!


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