Verse of the Day – Psalm 118:5-7

Psalm 118:5-7

Psalm 118:5-7

It’s here, two years of sobriety, I’m thankful the Lord heard my cries and set me free.

MERCY TREE by LACEY STURM
On a hill called Calvary
Stands an endless mercy tree
Every broke and weary soul
Find your rest and be made whole

Stripes of blood that stain its frame
Shed to wash away our shame
From the scars pure love released
Salvation brought the mercy tree

In the sky, between two thieves
Hung the blameless Prince of Peace
Bruised and battered, scarred and scorned
Sacred Hands pierced by our thorns

It is finished was his cry
The perfect Lamb was crucified
The sacrifice, our victory.
Our Savior chose the mercy tree

Hope went dark that violent day
The whole earth ‘quaked at love’s display
Three days silence in the ground
This body born for Heaven’s crown

On that bright and glorious day
Heaven opened up the grave
He’s alive and risen indeed
Praise him for the mercy tree

Death has died. Love has won!
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
Jesus Christ has overcome.
He has risen from the dead.

Death has died. Love has won!
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
Jesus Christ has overcome.
He has risen from the dead.

One day soon we’ll see His face
And every tear, He’ll wipe a way
No more pain or suffering
Oh, praise him for the mercy tree

Death has died. Love has won!
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
Jesus Christ has overcome.
He has risen from the dead.

Death has died. Love has won!
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
Jesus Christ has overcome.
He has risen from the dead.

On a hill called Calvary
Stands an endless mercy tree

2 thoughts on “Verse of the Day – Psalm 118:5-7

  1. JC

    I can’t begin to explain how much this song has blessed me!!! Thanks for sharing and CONGRATULATIONS on two years sober at the mercy tree!!!
    Many blessings to you my brother 🙂
    JC

    Reply
  2. connie

    I really enjoyed reading this it was confirmation of something I was praying about. I am a recovering addict whom Jesus died for and is now set free. Praise God !!!!

    Thanks for Sharing: May God continue blessing you on your new journey. God bless you.

    Reply

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