Take care in these dangerous times and reach out to the ones you love


Your Love Is Better Than Life

(Based on Psalm 63)

By Brother Ephraim

Brother Ephriam sent this song... midi and all... to me. It's happy and catchy. He works as a professional music engraver. Please contact Brother Ephraim by email if you would like a music score. - Elton, June 19, 2000


O God, You are my God,
Your presence, Lord, do I seek,
I see Your pow'r in the sanctuary.
My soul thirsteth for You,
My flesh longeth for You,
In a weary land, Lord, to You I cling.

Thru the watches of the night,
I remember You on my bed;
I sing to You in the shadow of Your wings.
Because You are my help,
I lift my hands in Your Name,
And I sing to You in the shadow of Your wings.

Because Your love is better than life
My lips will praise You,
I will bless You, Lord, as long as I live.
Your lovingkindness is better than life,
My lips will praise You,
I will bless You, Lord, as long as I live!

(Raise key and repeat entire verse)

Copyright © 1998 Brother Ephraim (used by permission)

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