29. God's home is here

1 God's home is here with humankind,
for heaven broke out on earth when Yesu,
born a little child,
ennobled human birth.

2 With eyes of faith we see beyond
the cruelty, death and pain.
We see that Christ, once slain by sin,
is here alive again.

3 Alive again and with us all,
Christ leads to victory.
Through Christ we know that God is here,
in darkness, light we see.

4 So do not fear the tyrants' power
nor think that God might fail.
God's home is here this very hour,
and goodness will prevail.

Text Information
First Line: God's home is here with humankind
Title: God's home is here
Author: Tom Colvin
Language: English
Publication Date: 1997
Topic: Songs of Transformation
Copyright: © 1997 Hope Publishing Co.; Churches and Christian groups in Africa have free permission to copy words only for non-commercial local use provided Tom Colvin is credited as the author and the copyright notice is included on any copies.
Tune Information
Name: ST. ANDREW
Key: G Major
Source: New Harmony of Zion, 1764



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