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Psalm 18 (I Will Call Upon the Lord)

Psalm 18 (Excerpts)

(**Please Note** When you see a hyphenated word, (For example, “My-cry” in verse 3) It is to be sung as ONE NOTE on ONE beat. The words do not fit exactly to the music, but our highest priority at GCC is to be faithful to the wording found in Scripture)

Verse 1
I will call upon the Lord    [Ladies Echo]
Who is worthy to be praised   [Ladies Echo]
So shall I be saved from my enemies
(Psalm 18:3)

Chorus
The Lord liveth and blessed be my Rock
And let the God of my salvation be exalted!
The Lord liveth and blessed be my Rock
And let the God of my salvation be exalted!

Verse 2
For who is God but the Lord?     [Ladies Echo]
Who is a-Rock except my God?    [Ladies Echo]
You by Your right hand have supported me
(Psalm 18:31-35)

Chorus
The Lord liveth and blessed be my Rock
And let the God of my salvation be exalted!
The Lord liveth and blessed be my Rock
And let the God of my salvation be exalted!

Verse 3
The-cords of death encompassed me    [Ladies Echo]
The snares of death confronted me    [Ladies Echo]
To my God I cried out to help me
(Psalm 18:4-6)

Chorus
The Lord liveth and blessed be my Rock
And let the God of my salvation be exalted!
The Lord liveth and blessed be my Rock
And let the God of my salvation be exalted!

Verse 4
My-cry to Him, it reached His ears    [Ladies Echo]
He-bowed the heavens and came down.    [Ladies Echo]
He sent from on high and He took me
(Psalm 18:6-16)

Chorus
The Lord liveth and blessed be my Rock
And let the God of my salvation be exalted!
The Lord liveth and blessed be my Rock
And let the God of my salvation be exalted!