The Lord Is Counting On You Song Lyrics and Chords

Stuart Hamblen

The Lord Is Counting On You

 

The Lord Is Counting On You Song Lyrics and Chords by Stuart Hamblen

 

The Lord Is Counting On You
Written and Recorded by Stuart Hamblen
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Go to the byways tell’em on the highways
 
Tell  
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them that you’re their friend
 
And  
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tell’em the church is open
 
They’re welcome to drop  
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in
Talk just a little bit sing just a little bit
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Throw in a smile or two
 
But  
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heavy on the howdy doo
 
For the Lord is counting on  
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you
 
I love to go to  
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church on Sunday
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I love to sing the  
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songs
 
But when I see a  
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vacant 
 
pew
 
I  
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know there’s something  
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wrong
I want the Lord to be proud of me
 
His  
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work I’ll gladly do
 
I  
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know a song to get them in
 
Listen and learn it  
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too
Repeat #1,2
 
Now if you don’t go to  
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church on Sunday
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You’ll lead a life that’s  
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bad
 
You’ll never know just  
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what you’ve missed
 
But  
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always wish you  
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had
If you want the Lord to be proud of you
 
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if your heart is true
 
Then  
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don’t stay in bed but go to church
 
And live that golden  
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rule
Repeat #1,2 Come and go…

 

FAQ

 

Who sang the the song The Lord Is Counting On You?
– The song The Lord Is Counting On You was sang by Stuart Hamblen.

 

Who is Stuart Hamblen?
– Stuart Hamblen (born Carl Stuart Hamblen October 20, 1908 – March 8, 1989) was an American entertainer who became one of radio’s first singing cowboys in 1926, going on to become a singer, actor, radio show host, and songwriter, later undergoing a Christian conversion and becoming a Temperance movement supporter and recurring candidate for political office. He is best known as the composer of the song “This Ole House” (1954), most notably recorded by Rosemary Clooney and Shakin’ Stevens.

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