Stay Strong

Danny Gokey

 
Intro
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Verse 1
 
I’ve been waiting for
F#m 
breakthrough
A 
 
I’ve been praying for
D 
change
A 
 
I kn
F#m 
ow You’ll work
A 
it all for good
 
But
D 
how long will it
A 
take
 
I’ve been asking for
F#m 
healing
A 
 
And I’m not gonna
D 
lie
A 
 
I’m re
F#m 
ady for
A 
the miracle
 
God,
D 
let it be this
A 
time
 
Chorus
 
But if I
F#m 
never see the
A 
promise
 
On
D 
this side of the
A 
grave
 
My
E 
hope might be
F#m 
shaken
 
But my
D 
faith will never
A 
break
 
Because I
F#m 
know the day is
A 
coming
 
When You’ll
D 
right all of the
A 
wrong
 
So I’ll
E 
praise You in the
A 
waiting
 
And my
D 
faith will stay
A 
strong
 
Turnaround
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Verse 2
 
God, You taught me
F#m 
trust You
A 
 
Showed me how to be
D 
lieve
A 
 
You’re the
F#m 
Author and
A 
the Finisher
 
Of
D 
what You start in
A 
me
 
So I’m not gonna
F#m 
doubt it
A 
 
I’m gonna hold on to
D 
peace
A 
 
'Cause if
F#m 
I have You
A 
and nothing else
 
I
D 
still have every
A 
thing
 
REPEAT CHORUS
 
Bridge
Bm7 
I’ll count it joy when I am
A/C# 
tested
D 
'Cause you bring beauty from my pain
Dm6/F 
It’s never wasted
Dm6/F 
 
Final Chorus
 
But if I
F#m 
never see the
A 
promise
 
On
D 
this side of the
A 
grave
 
My
E 
hope might be
F#m 
shaken
 
But my
D 
faith will never
A 
break
 
Be
E/G# 
cause I
F#m 
know the day is
A 
coming
 
When You’ll
D 
right all of the
A 
wrong
 
So I’ll
C#7 
praise You in the
F#m 
waiting
 
And my
D 
faith will stay
A 
strong
 
Tag
 
Be
E/G# 
cause I
F#m 
know the day is
A 
coming
 
When You’ll
Bm7 
right all of the
F#m 
wrong
 
So I’ll
E 
praise You in the
F#m 
waiting
 
And my
D 
faith will stay
A 
strong, will stay strong
 
Outro
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Writer(s):

Danny Gokey, Hank Bentley, Jordan Sapp

Theme(s):

Adoration & Praise, Faith & Trust

Tempo:

Medium

BPM:

75

Original Key:

A

Recommended Key(s):

A, C, G

CCLI #:

7172492

Scripture Reference:

Isaiah 12: 2-3; Philippians 4:4-5; Isaiah 12: 5-6