Long Way Home Uke tab by Steven Curtis Chapman

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Intro:
G chordG G7 chordG7 Em chordEm D chordD C chordC C/B chordC/B Am chordAm Am chordAm (G chordG)

1st Verse:
G chordG G7 chordG7
I set out on a great adventure
Em chordEm D chordD
The day my Father started leading me home
C chordC C/B chordC/B
Said there s gonna be mountains to climb
Am chordAm G chordG
And valleys we re gonna go through

G chordG G7 chordG7
But I had no way of knowing
Em chordEm D chordD
Just how hard this journey could be
C chordC
Cause the mountains are steeper
C/B chordC/B Am chordAm Am/Bm chordAm/Bm momentarily
And the valleys are deeper than I ever would have dreamed

Chorus:
C chordC Em chordEm
But I know we re gonna make it
C chordC Em chordEm D chordD
And I know we re gonna get there soon
C chordC Em chordEm Dsus2 chordDsus2 Dmaj9 chordDmaj9
And I know sometimes it seems like we re going the wrong way
C chordC Cm chordCm
But it s just the long way home

Turn around
G chordG G7 chordG7 Em chordEm C chordC

2nd Verse:
G chordG G7 chordG7 Em chordEm D chordD C chordC C/B chordC/B Am chordAm Am chordAm (G chordG)
Some rocks on my shoes
Fears I wish I could lose
That make the mountains so hard to climb
And my heart gets so heavy with the weight of the world sometimes
There s a bag of regret
Should ve beens and not yets
That keep on dragging around
And I can hardly wait till the day I get to lay them all down

Chorus 2:
C chordC Em chordEm
Well I know that day is coming
C chordC Em chordEm D chordD
And I know it s gonna be here soon
C chordC Em chordEm
And I know I won t turn back even if the whole world
Dsus2 chordDsus2 Dmaj9 chordDmaj9
Says I m going the wrong way
C chordC Cm chordCm
Cause it s just a long way home

Bridge:
Am chordAm Bm chordBm Bm chordBm
When we can t take another step
Em chordEm D chordD C chordC
The Father will pick us up and carry us in His arms
Am chordAm Bm chordBm
And even on the best days He says to remember we re not home yet
Dsus2 chordDsus2 D9 chordD9
So don t get too comfortable
C chordC Cm chordCm
Cause really all we re is just pilgrims passing through

Interlude:
G chordG G7 chordG7 Em chordEm D chordD C chordC C/B chordC/B Am chordAm Am chordAm

Alternative Chorus:
C chordC Em chordEm
Well I know that day is coming
C chordC Em chordEm D chordD
And I know it s gonna be here soon
C chordC Em chordEm Dsus2 chordDsus2 D9 chordD9
I ll keep on singing and believing what all of my songs say
C chordC Em chordEm
Cause our God has made a promise
C chordC Em chordEm D chordD
And I know that everything He says is true
C chordC Em chordEm Dsus2 chordDsus2 D9 chordD9
And he promised He would never ever leave us
C chordC Cm chordCm Dsus2 chordDsus2 D9 chordD9
He s gonna lead us He ll lead us home
C chordC Cm chordCm G chordG G7 chordG7
Every single step of the long way home


Em chordEm D chordD
So keep on we re gonna make it
C chordC Cm chordCm
We re just taking the long way home
G chordG G7 chordG7
Keep on we re gonna make it
Em chordEm D chordD
I know we re gonna make it
C chordC Cm chordCm
It s just a long way home

G chordG G7 chordG7=G chordG

 

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jmaUke1673 avatar
Tune +2 steps up for matching of the soundtrack.
14 Apr 2013
mssnrygrl avatar
flag for US(ISO2) (Mehama)
Ukulele Tabs' processing thing took out the rest of the intro and the chords for the 2nd verse! :(
Intro should be:
G G7 Em D C C/B Am Am (G)
2nd Verse should be:
G G7 Em D C C/B Am Am (G)
03 Apr 2012
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