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