I discovered this song shortly after Elton and you copyrighted it. It touched me deeply when I first heard it and then sang it as a duet at my mother's funeral 11 years ago. I recently shared it with a friend who is planning to use it at his mother's funeral. My deepest thanks to you and to Elton for offering this wonderful gift.
|I sang this at my grandmother's service many years ago, and my mom asked for this song to also be sung at graveside for her service which will be at the end of this month. The words continue to ring true after all these years since writing the song with Elton, and I pray it will be a blessing and comfort to many others in the years to come, until we are truly reunited with our loved ones in Heaven.
|Yes I am at peace in jesus love
|i luv this song makes me be at peace
|I just lost my 37 year old daughter. This song was a comfort to me after I lost my sister almost 2 years ago and continues to be one of the supporting songs that I have. Thank you for it.
|Lisa, - Kaylyn's "Tante Lisa"
|I came upon this song shortly after losing our beautiful 12 day old baby niece, Kaylyn Grace. I played and sang this song over and over, with tears in my eyes, sometimes sobbing, as the words were such a comfort, but also a reminder - with Christ we have hope, and our separation is just for a little while.
|July and August are always hard for me since I lost my father and 1 of my older brothers.I found comfort in this song
|This song is really good
|This such a powerful and beautiful song and so apt for those who lose a loved one. I heard this song at the funeral of a friend we lost to throat cancer and am glad to find this on the net, ever since i keep listening to this song while on the computer. Thank you for putting such beautiful words to tune
|On the 20th yr.remembrance of my son's going home to be with the Lord I sang this at my church.This site is a blessing to me. I have song many of the songs here in solos at my church.
|i lost my mother last year and this song helps me out alot. i also love the other songs
|I lost my younger daughter last Nov. 11, 2006 after a year of fighting a disease. I terribly miss her till now. Thanks for this song.......
|I want to thankd God for giving such extrodinary strenght to this grasndmother.
Thanks you god, And I will include you in my prayers always. You see i also have a grandchildren and have not experinced her pain; i know it should be something that only god heal ! may God be always with you!
|I lost my brother last August. After more than 2.5 years of fighting cancer, he died. When looking for something for the funeral we accidently heard the music of this beautiful song. We agreed to use this music for the funeral, even more when we read the words! This song has been and still is a great encouragement for me.
|My grandmother died this evening, peacefully and with my mom and others at her side; this song will be sung at her funeral by my mom's request. I am thankful that this song has been a comfort to others, as it now is to me and my family.
|I lost my darling fiance in May 2005 and knowing he's gone to be with the Lord eases the pain but this song explains it right good as to what Tom is doing in Heaaven
|This year I lost my husband and after a month I lost my one of sisters too. I couldn't bear the pain of loosing them. But this song has made me strong and I know Dear Jesus will ease the pain for me and my children. Thank you .
|I Loved this song very much. It really touched my heart as I have already lost my two parents. This song gives me hope.
|I lost my father last year suddenly and I asked God many times why. For a long time, I felt really lost, but this song has really given me hope again. True, I still don't know why my father died suddenly, but I know that I will see him again and that is a sure thing. Thank you for sharing this song with us, you have blessed me so much.
|I heard this song for the first time around 2004.I immediately fall in love with it.Forst time i heard it, i cry a lot.It really touch my heart,i remember many people who i love and not around me anymore.
|i lost my husband about 2 years ago.this song got me thinking about him.and just how much better he is off.i know one day i will be with him again.but just waiting to see that day.i still love him so.i miss him every day.i know that when i die he will be waiting on me.
|I love this song. I had been searching for hours for the perfect song for a friend of mine's daughter's funeral. I knew I had the "right song" when I saw who it was written for - For Amy. My friend's daughter's name is Amy. So a couple of us are going to sing it at her Memorial Service. Thank you so much for making it available. One question: I printed out the sheet music and we seem to have a change of key from Page 1 to Page 2... I was trying to figure out some harmony and am trying to transpose it in my head as I go, and we'll get it, I'm sure, but for future folks, maybe you could check it out and put up the music all in the same key? Thank you again for one of the most beautiful, uplifting songs I've ever heard. It will be perfect for my friend - her daughter was only 30.
|I love this song. I lost my wife to brain cancer in 1998 and I've always wanted to sing this in church as a testimony. My problem is that I can't hit some of the high notes. Is there any way to drop down a step or two? I've used this site for years, I think I have most of your CDs. I praise the Lord for your ministry.
|I think that this one of the nicest pieces I have ever heard. I use a lot of your music with a group singing at convelesant homes. I have also recorded this piece i will send it to you if you like; Thank you from a lot of elderly and sick people