I came to believe    (video)

 

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1. I couldn't manage the problems I brought on myself,

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    and it just made it worse when I laid them on somebody else.

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    So I finally surrendered it all, brought down in despair.

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    I cried out for help and I felt a warm comforter there.

 

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And I came to believe in a power much higher than I,

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 I came to believe that I needed help to get by.    

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In childlike faith, I gave in and gave Him a try,

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and I came to believe in a power much higher than I.

 

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2. Nothin' worked out when I handled it all on my own,

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    and each time I failed, it made me feel twice as alone.

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    Then I thought, "Lord, there must be a sure and easier way,

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    for it just cannot be that a man should lose hope every day."

 

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    (Johnny Cash)