My life is in you, Lord

My life is in you, Lord. Daniel Gardner* (1956– ). ‘My life is in you, Lord’ is the most popular and published song by Michigan native Daniel Gardner. This enthusiastic declaration of praise and commitment echoes Philippians 1: 21: ‘For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain’ (KJV):  My life is in you, Lord, my strength is in you, Lord, in you, it’s in you. © 1986 Integrity’s Hosanna Music. All rights reserved.  The song was composed in 1985 during a stressful time in the composer’s life when he was balancing full-time college, full-time worship leader responsibilities at Zion Christian Church, and helping his wife to raise two daughters. After finishing his homework for a...

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