CLAY CROSSE


I Surrender All Lyrics

I have wrestled in the darkness of this lonely pilgrim land
Raising strong and mighty fortresses that I alone command
But these castles I've constructed by the strength of my own hand
Are just temporary kingdoms on foundations made of sand

In the middle of the battle I believe I've finally found
I'll never know the thrill of victory till I'm willing to lay down
All my weapons of defense and earthly strategies of war
So I'm laying down my arms and running helplessly to Yours

I surrender all my silent hopes and dreams
Though the price to follow costs me everything
I surrender all my human soul desires
If sacrifice requires that all my kingdoms fall
I surrender all

If the source of my ambition is the treasure I obtain
If I measure my successes on a scale of earthly gain
If the focus of my vision is the status I attain
My accomplishments are worthless and my efforts are in vain

So I lay aside these trophies to pursue a higher crown
And should You choose somehow to use the life I willingly lay down
I surrender all the triumph for it's only by Your grace
I relinquish all the glory, I surrender all the praise

I surrender all my silent hopes and dreams
Though the price to follow costs me everything
Well I surrender all my human soul desires
If sacrifice requires that all my kingdoms fall
I surrender all

Everything I am, all I've done, and all I've known
Now belongs to You, the life I live is not my own
Just as Abraham laid Isaac on the sacrificial fire
If all I have is all that You desire
I surrender all

I surrender all my human soul desires
If sacrifice requires that all my kingdoms fall
That all my kingdoms fall, that all my kingdoms fall
I surrender all

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Songwriter(s): David E. Moffitt
Copyright: New Spring Publishing Inc.
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Meaning to "I Surrender All" song text (8 meanings)
Helen 06/09/14,19:48
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To follow Jesus Christ you must crucify and bury what is important to you in this life and walk with Him daily; in every thought, word and action. Live you life to please Him and never go back to your old way of living.
oladipo Duyile -Ibironke 12/04/12,06:39
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Great songs that has exudes my confidence in the absolute POWER of GOD. There is nothing else without GOD. He is the Lord. Our God reigneth. Pottershouse Praisebandfoundation
shennel 03/01/12,23:49
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i wanna sing this song at my church but i cannot find the instrumentals. Please someone i neeed it, i know it will bless hearts. Thanks
sheba 09/21/11,01:17
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Wow! this is just an awesome song! My accomplishments are worthless and my efforts are in vain so i surrender all to God alone!
angel 09/20/10,06:11
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i love the song and i give GLORY AND HONOR, PRAISE AND THANKSGIVING TO GOD AND GOD ALONE, TO JESUS CHRIST OUR LORD AND SAVIOR. i thanks to the author and singer the writer of the lyrics,i love you all
arlene rogers wilhite 10/10/09,03:37
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Oh I do agree. Thanks for the lyrics and I give God all the glory. I lost my words. when I first heard this song it meant nothing-just a nice song to sing... but then I lost everything.mom,family,PTL.
Robie Martin 09/26/09,19:13
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ONG this is a wonderful christian song and anyone who doesn't think so well... nevermind. I think everyone should love this song and I think that whoever is reading this should give glory to GOD
michael 08/01/09,07:35
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why is it,? that when I play the music, I only hear stange sounds and not the song?? why? What happened?
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