Long Way Home

Pat Barrett

 
Verse 1
 
Got a
C 
fighting ch
C 
ance
 
And the
F 
landscape looks fam
Em 
iliar
 
But I’m
F 
looking for a pl
Am7 
ace I’ve never seen
| Gsus / / / | G / / / | 
 
And
C 
I’ve made mista
C 
kes
 
And I
F 
know I’m only h
Em 
uman
 
And
F 
no one gets it ri
Am7 
ght without a wrong
| Gsus / / / | G / / / | 
 
Chorus
 
And
Fmaj7 
I’m on my way,
Fmaj7 
walking in circles
 
A
C/E 
cloud by day
C/E 
leading me onward
 
Thought I
Am7 
heard You say
 
We’re
Am7 
taking the long way ho
G 
me
G 
Taking the long way
 
A
Fmaj7 
fire at night
Fmaj7 
lighting the shadows
C/E 
Moving along
C/E 
little by little
 
Thought I
Am7 
heard You say
 
We’re
Am7 
taking the long way ho
G 
me
G 
 
Verse 2
 
I’ve
C 
played my ha
C 
nd
 
And they
F 
say it’s all a ga
C/E 
mble
 
But
F 
I’d rather lose than kn
Am7 
ow I never tried
| Gsus / / / | G / / / | 
 
Look how
C 
far we’ve co
C 
me
 
Caught a v
F 
ision of the f
Em 
uture
 
La
F 
ughing out loud while w
Am7 
e pray for better days
| G / / / | G / / / | 
 
REPEAT CHORUS
 
Bridge
 
Its
Fmaj7 
two steps forward and on
Fmaj7 
e step back
 
It’s a
C/E 
past regret and a s
C/E 
econd chance
 
It’s y
Am7 
elling at the sky while He
Am7 
says
 
It’s worth the wait
Bb 
Bb 
 
I hope it’s worth the wait
Am7 
Am7 
 
Instrumental
| F / / / | F / / / | C/E / / / | C/E / / / | 
| Am7 / / / | Am7 / / / | G / / / | G / / / | 
 
REPEAT CHORUS
 
Outro
 
Taking the long way ho
Fmaj7 
me
Fmaj7 
| C/E / / / | C/E / / / | Am7 / / / | Am7 / / / | G / / / | G / / / | 
| Am7 / / / | Am7 / / / | G / / / | G / / / | C|  
Writer(s):

Pat Barrett, Daniel Bashta, Ben Smith

Theme(s):

Communion & Reflection

Tempo:

Fast

BPM:

113

Original Key:

C

Recommended Key(s):

Bb, B, D, E

CCLI #:

7134676

Scripture Reference:

Matthew 7:13-14