Listen to the new album by Katie Lighty!
Listen to the new album by Katie Lighty!

JFH Song Lyrics

  Artist List   /   Matthew West   /   The Heart of Christmas


         


04. Leaving Heaven (Feat. Vince Gill)

The Heart of Christmas
by Matthew West



 

Well, itís been real nice living way up here / In paradise, over
the atmosphere / But I canít stay long, gotta make my way / Iím
leaving Heaven today // You see the world is dark and it needs a
light / So, Iím gonna hang a star in the eastern sky / So everybodyís
gonna know where I touch down / Iím leaving Heaven right now //
Iím gonna walk around that broken Earth / Trading in these streets
of gold / So if you ever wonder how much youíre worth / You should
know / Youíre the reason why Iím leaving Heaven // Ainít gonna be
no kingdom, ainít gonna be no crown / Just a little old manger, in a
little old town / But itíll do just fine for this humble King / Iím leaving
Heaven let all the angels sing // And soon My time will come to an
end // Iíll lay down my life like a truest friend / And when I get back
home, Iím gonna make some room / So, donít you worry, Ďcause Iím
coming back for you // And you will say goodbye to that broken
Earth / Youíre gonna walk on streets of gold / So if you ever wonder
what My love is worth / You should know / Iím the reason youíll be
seeing Heaven / Oh, youíre the reason why Iím leaving Heaven


Written by Matthew West / © 2011 Songs of Southside Independent Music Publishing / External Combustion Music / Songs for Delaney (ASCAP)

 

 

 

go to main Album page
Return to Full List of Artists

 

           
Listen to the new album from Jack Izaak!

Search JFH



This Monday, August 3, 2020
Jonah Fear (feat. Anomaly) - Single (independent)


This Friday, August 7, 2020
Apollo LTD Patience - Single [Centricity]
Disciple Darkness Dies - Single [Tooth & Nail]
Grandpa Loves Rhinos Searching in the Sarchasm [Indie Vision Music]
Jason Gray Glory Days - Single [Centricity]
Coby James Whatever - Single [Centricity]
Lydia Laird Lydia Laird - EP [Provident]
North Point Worship Praise Your Name [Centricity]
John Schlitt Go Vinyl [4K]
Seventh Day Slumber Unseen: The Lion - EP [Rockfest]
We The Kingdom Holy Water [Capitol CMG]


Next Thursday, August 13, 2020
Various Artists Songs We've Been Trying to Tell You About (And Others We Haven't), Volume 9 [JFH Music]


Next Friday, August 14, 2020
Bride Drop (25th Anniversary Edition) [Girder Records]
Tori Kelly Solitude EP [Capitol]
Life.Church Worship Jesus Is Near EP [DREAM Worship]
PEABOD Heavenly Father - Single [Centricity]
Kim Walker-Smith Wild Heart (Live) [Sparrow/Jesus Culture]


For all release dates, click here!
 



Listen to the new single from Melanie Waldman!




Listen to the new album from The Grace Collective!