Healing

Author: Roger Bennett.
Copyright: Onward Bound Music (ASCAP). Used by permission..
Album: Faithful (1998)

1. The night was so dark, I felt in my heart
My song had come to an end
My spirit was willing but my body was weak
I thought this is the way it would end
But Jesus came in like a thief in the night
Touched me and I was made whole
My song did not end; it started over again
And I wanted everybody to know
The story ’bout my

(Chorus)
Healing, oh, healing
The Great Physician ministered healing to my soul
The ills of my body were healed by the strips of His back
The Great Physician ministered healing to my soul

2. My body was weak, my spirit was low
It seemed I died a little each day
My friends tried to help, they tried to cheer me on
But there was nothing for them to say
Then Jesus came in like a thief in the night
He touched me and I was made whole
The doctors were stunned, they had nothing to say
But there was something they had to know
I just told them ’bout my

Repeat Chorus

(Bridge)
If you’re in the valley of the shadow of death
You think that your time is at hand
Don’t think for a moment He’s forgotten your name
At the crossing of Jordan, true healing begins

(Tag)
The ills of my body were healed by the stripes of His back
The Great Physician ministered healing to my soul
The Great Physician ministered healing to my soul