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Greater

Colby and I went to Harvest America this past Sunday night which was live in Dallas and broadcast nationwide. Thanks to some friends, we got awesome seats and got to hear one of our favorite bands live, For King and Country. Mercy Me and Phil Wickham also played.

I posted one of Mercy Me’s songs, The Hurt & the Healer last year. Well recently I have been listening to one of their newer songs, Greater, on repeat. Mercy Me played it live Sunday night and it gave me such a new meaning after seeing the lyrics on screen.

No matter what we face, God is greater. He desires for us to bring our doubts, fears, hurt, tears, shame, guilt, and pain to Him. Our identity isn’t based on any of those things, but based on what He calls us – redeemed. I hope you enjoy this song as much as I have!

Greater
Bring your tired
Bring your shame
Bring your guilt
Bring your pain
Don’t you know that’s not you’re name
You will always be much more to me

Every day I wrestle with the voices
That keep telling me I’m not right
But that’s alright

‘Cause I hear a voice and He calls me redeemed
When others say I’ll never be enough
And greater is the One living inside of me
Than he who is living in the world
In the world
In the world
And greater is the One living inside of me
Than he who is living in the world

Bring your doubts
Bring your fears
Bring your hurt
Bring your tears
There’ll be no condemnation here
You are holy, righteous and redeemed

Every time I fall
There’ll be those who will call me
A mistake
Well that’s ok

There’ll be days I lose the battle
Grace says that it doesn’t matter
‘Cause the cross already won the war
He’s Greater
He’s Greater

I am learning to run freely
Understanding just how He sees me
And it makes me love Him more and more
He’s Greater
He’s Greater

Greater - Mercy Me

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18 Comments
  • Rebecca
    Posted at 07:02h, 08 October Reply

    Beautiful!! What a lovely truth this is for this morning!! Thanks for sharing this with us this morning friend!
    🙂 Rebecca
    http://www.caravansonnet.com

  • Southern Komfort Blog
    Posted at 08:39h, 08 October Reply

    I love that song! Every time I hear it on the radio I get a little pep in my step. LOL!

  • Jessy
    Posted at 08:53h, 08 October Reply

    AMEN! He is so much grater, and it’s hard to remember that sometimes. Thank you for this post! I needed it today!

  • Tiffany (A Touch of Grace)
    Posted at 10:20h, 08 October Reply

    Sounds like an awesome experience Caroline! Loved the pics on Insta! 🙂

  • Mia @ MakeMeUpMia
    Posted at 11:15h, 08 October Reply

    What a great event, I love that song too!

  • Alexis
    Posted at 11:33h, 08 October Reply

    So fun! My friend’s brothers are in For King and Country! I’ve never really listened to them, though. I should give it a listen today.

  • Susannah
    Posted at 12:01h, 08 October Reply

    That concert sounds great! What wonderful, God loving bands you got to see!

  • Morgan
    Posted at 12:05h, 08 October Reply

    Love that song soo much! I was wanting to watch Harvest America, I even had it set as a reminder on my phone to register. I’m bummed I missed it! Sounds like it was amazing!

  • Laura @ Making Baby Provence
    Posted at 12:33h, 08 October Reply

    Love this song! Love this blog entry. Thank you for sharing this today. Beautiful.

  • Mary-Keith Piasecki
    Posted at 13:42h, 08 October Reply

    I am so encouraged by your blog. I really am loving it. I really want to go listen to that song now 🙂

  • Jessa
    Posted at 14:27h, 08 October Reply

    I love this song. I love MercyMe. I wish they would a concert like this near me.

  • Amanda
    Posted at 15:12h, 08 October Reply

    I love Phil Wickham! Sounds like a great night.

  • Emily @ EatLoveProcreate
    Posted at 15:30h, 08 October Reply

    LOVE all 3 of those artists. I bet that show was incredible. So funny how seeing someone live and also the lyrics on screen just bring it all home that much more…and turn us into even bigger fans, which I guess is the point. Ha! Glad ya’ll had a blast!

  • jennifer prod
    Posted at 16:05h, 08 October Reply

    i tend to feel Christian music more than think about it, but i love how you point out the true importance of the song — makes me feel it all the more <3

  • Kate
    Posted at 08:45h, 09 October Reply

    Amen! Love this song!!

  • Jennifer Ashley
    Posted at 10:43h, 09 October Reply

    What a great experience and lyrics! How am I not following you on IG, just added ♥

  • Kelli {A Deeper Joy}
    Posted at 18:45h, 09 October Reply

    THIS is my favorite song right now! I love the beat but the words make me cry every time. Have you heard why they wrote it before? They have a little segment about it on the radio and it made me love it even more. Sorry I’ve been MIA, friend! I’m so ready for life to calm down! Next week I’m thinking it will! 🙂

  • Lisa
    Posted at 19:02h, 12 October Reply

    Oh, I don’t think I’ve heard this one by them yet. I’ll have to check it out online. Thanks for sharing!

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