I Was the Fool




I Was the Fool
© 2011 Tom D Blakely

I was the fool who found pleasure in sin
Wantonly playing the Devil’s own game.
One day I started to reap what I’d sown
I was tormented, depressed and alone.

Thank you my Father for showing the way
Saving a sinner, so worthless a stray;
Sending me Jesus to die for my sin
Granting me peace and forgiveness through Him.

I see my Saviour in glory and power
He is my help and my strength, hour by hour.
Soon He shall call me to meet Him above
I long for heaven, to rest in His love.


‘The fool has said in his heart, There is no God.’
[Psalm 14:1]



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