The Cause Of Christ

Kari Jobe

 
Intro
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Verse 1
 
The
A 
only thing I want in
E 
life
 
Is
Bm 
to be known for loving
F#m 
Christ
 
To
A 
build His church, to love His
E 
bride
 
And
Bm 
make His name known
A/C# 
far and
D 
wide
 
Chorus
 
For this
D 
cause I
A 
live
 
For this
F#m 
cause I'd
E 
die
A/C# 
I sur-
D 
render
A 
all
 
For the
F#m 
cause of
E 
Christ
A/C# 
All I
D 
once held
A 
dear
 
I will
F#m 
leave be
E 
hind
A/C# 
For my
D 
joy is
A 
this
 
Oh, the
F#m 
cause
E 
of
A  
Christ
 
Turnaround
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Verse 2
A 
He is all my soul will
E 
prize
 
Re
Bm 
gardless of the joy or
F#m 
trial
 
When
A 
agonizing questions
E 
rise
 
In
Bm 
Jesus all my
A/C# 
hope a
D 
bides
 
REPEAT CHORUS
 
Bridge
Bm 
Jesus, my
F#m 
Jesus
 
For Your
A 
glory, for Your
E 
name
Bm 
Jesus, my
F#m 
Jesus
 
I will
A 
only sing Your
E 
praise
 
|3x|
 
Chorus 2
 
For this
D 
cause I
A 
live
 
For this
F#m 
cause I'd
E 
die
A/C# 
I sur-
D 
render
A 
all
 
For the
F#m 
cause of
E 
Christ
A/C# 
All I
D 
once held
A 
dear
 
I will
F#m 
leave be
E 
hind
A/C# 
For my
D 
joy is
A 
this
 
Oh the
F#m 
cause
E 
of
F#m 
Christ
A/C# 
For my
D 
joy is
A 
this
 
Oh the
F#m 
cause
E 
of
A 
Christ
 
Turnaround
A // E // | Bm // | F#m // 
 
Verse 3
 
It
A 
is not fame that I de
E 
sire
 
Nor
Bm 
stature in my brother's
F#m 
eye
 
I
A 
pray it's said about my
E 
life
 
That I lived
Bm 
more to build Your
A/C# 
name than
D 
mine
Writer(s):

Kari Jobe, Benjamin Hastings, Bryan Fowler

Theme(s):

Call to Worship, Church & Unity, Commitment & Dedication, Missions

Tempo:

Slow

BPM:

72

Original Key:

A

Recommended Key(s):

A, C

CCLI #:

7068111

Scripture Reference:

Matthew 16:24; Matthew 28:16-20