When the Tide Rolls in

When the Tide Rolls in

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As always, I enjoyed setting Cindy's lyric to music. I added a couple of lines to the chorus. Oops, in my notes yesterday, I just noticed that I had written to repeat her first two lines instead of my 2 lines. Oh well, it's in the can now. LOL

Lyrics: 

When the Tide Rolls In
© 2019 Cindy Prince & Susan Cantey

When life seems absurd
I look to the birds
‘Cause His eye is on the sparrow

When I feel slapped in the face
I look to God's grace
‘Cause I know who holds tomorrow

When the tide rolls in
Will I sink or swim?
When the mountains are high
Will I look toward the sky?
In the darkest of days
Will I fall or praise?
When I’m near the end
Will I say “What a friend?”

When the journey seems tough
I know He’s enough
‘Cause He loves me just as I am

When clouds are the norm
I’m sheltered from the storm
He's the lion and the lamb

Repeat chorus

Cello solo

Repeat chorus



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Comments

metalfoot's picture

This is a truly lovely tune -- I love the lilt and bounce to it. Great collaboration!

cindyrella's picture

Oh, so lovely and lovingly performed. I love the cello solo so much. We make a good team!

coolparadiso's picture

Very nice lyric well delivered! Musically starts off almost carpentish! Nice

So uplifitng. This is beautiful piece of folk music. Great collaboration!

katpiercemusic's picture

This is really pretty. I really love that chorus. The lyrics are beautiful and the harmonies match really well. The instrumental bridge going into minor is kind of cool too.