CECE WINANS


Alabaster Box Lyrics

The room grew still
As she made her way to Jesus
She stumbles through the tears that made her blind
She felt such pain
Some spoke in anger
Heard folks whisper
There's no place here for her kind
Still on she came
Through the shame that flushed her face
Until at last, she knelt before his feet
And though she spoke no words
Everything she said was heard
As she poured her love for the Master
From her box of alabaster

Refrain

And I've come to pour
My praise on Him
Like oil from Mary's alabaster box
Don't be angry if I wash his feet with my tears
And I dry them with my hair
You weren't there the night He found me
You did not feel what I felt
When he wrapped his love all around me and
You don't know the cost of the oil
In my alabaster box

I can't forget the way life used to be
I was a prisoner to the sin that had me bound

And I spent my days
Poured my life without measure
Into a little treasure box
I'd thought I'd found
Until the day when Jesus came to me
And healed my soul
With the wonder of His touch
So now I'm giving back to Him
All the praise He's worthy of
I've been forgiven
And that's why
I love Him so much

Refrain

And I've come to pour
My praise on Him
Like oil from Mary's alabaster box
Don't be angry if I wash his feet with my tears
And dry them with my hair (my hair)
You weren't there the night Jesus found me
You did not feel what I felt
When He wrapped his loving arms around me and
You don't know the cost of the oil
Oh, you don't know the cost of my praise
You don't know the cost of the oil
In my alabaster box

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James William Ampofo, Ghana. 10/09/12,05:58
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God bless Cece. This is truly an inspirational song. The Lord is worthy of everything worthy and our very being. What shall i render to my God for all the love He has given me
Joshua 08/12/12,19:55
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it is a soul inspiring song. In a way that when you listen to the song very well, you feel like crying
I.d. Annabel. 02/27/12,13:42
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A song dat shows dat notin we give can be compare 2 d price Jesus payed 4 us. I'm always lost in d spirit weneva i listen 2 dis song. Bless U Cece.
Adewale Timothy 02/17/12,07:54
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One of my most interesting songs i have ever heard that inspired me a lot and i think God has in a unique way used Cece Winas. God bless
Charity 05/27/11,16:46
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God bless you woman of God for affecting my life with your songs. may God add more years to your years. I love this song A HEART LIKE YOURS
Jazlyn Romero 05/03/11,07:51
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I love this song we did this at my church and im doing thiss song for a chior prioject for schoool. i diont care i love it
Evi idama 12/04/10,05:13
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God bless the day you were born.You have affected your world through your songs. I pray for grace and strength upon your life. I love you ma.You are my role model
victor genda 10/21/09,14:13
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this is one of the many songs by Cece Winas that blesses my soul. As I was driving around today doing my job, I have been listerning to this song over and over again. Whilst yesterday it was Comforter
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