I originally posted this earlier this week BUT I learned a lesson - always listen to the song you put on your blog LOL I had a friend say "that's a really fun song" which made me think . . .something isn't right because "If We've Ever Needed you" is a more serious song! So, apparently the song listed as this in the player is not correct! I've removed the obnoxious song that was on #1 and instead added a YouTube video with RIGHT song! So if you want to listen to it, make sure and pause the player and than play the video. I guess sometimes, you learn as you go!
This weeks song is "If We've Ever Needed You" by Casting Crowns. When thinking about a song for this week, I had about 4 in my head to chose from; so how did I chose? Simply - this song I sang ever since I first starting thinking about it. I sang it in the morning while getting breakfast, while in the car, while making jam - it just was always in my head. I think it has a great message, it's a great reminder, and it's just a great song! It is the first song on my Play list this week so unmute your computer and take a listen :-)
It's amazing what music does to different people. I was reading another blog and she posted a song that made her cry - "Blink" by Revive. The concept behind the lyrics is that everything happens in the blink of an eye. When she hears that, her life plays like a little power point (remember when we used to say slide show?) in her head - meeting her husband, getting married, and now watching as her babies grow. It touches her heart to the core. When I hear it - it does nothing !! Seriously, I've heard it many times and just always thought it was a peppy song and we needed to remember that life goes fast. That's it. So maybe you have a song that touches you - what is it and why? Music is a great outlet and a great way for God to touch each of us - make sure your heart is always open - not just your ears! :-)