I Find Jesus
Writer: Jimmy Ibbotson
From Volume III of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band "Will The Circle Be Unbroken"
Capo on 2nd fret
[G] I walk in si -- lence__ when He comes___ this feel[G7]in'
when His [C] sp -- rit leads me [G] on__. If a dog should
bark__ and the night is rough___, I'd [G7] take it as a
[C] sign___ and climb [D] above___. This city to the
[G] hill__, I'm on the clouds___ where [G7] I can [C] see___
my Savior [A] now___. He's waitn' with His [D] palm__
to me out[D7]stretched. His mercy is a [G] palm___
when [D] I'm [G] preplexed.
[G] I find [D7] Je --- sus in the darkest [G] night___
[G7] I find [C] Je --- sus in the mornin' [G] light___
I find [D7] Je --- sus in the face of [G] those___
whose [G7] hearts are [D] sin - gin' with the [D7] Heavenly [G] Host.
[G] Sometimes when I___ feel all alone___
I [G7] look [C] a-round___ and all I've [G] gone___
Friends that I___ re - ly upon_ are [G7] busy [C] doin'___
what they [D] want___. I look with[G]in___ and I am
to - ld It's Sunday [C] morn - ing__ in my [A] sole___.
And there I [D] find___ a Holy [D7] Hall___
where congre[G]ga - tions [D] heed the [G] call___.
Repeat Chorus followed by slide guitar break
[G] And when I lay___ down my last time___ and feel
a [C] chill___ run up my [G] spine___ and rec - og - nize
my time has come___ I [G7] look [C] around___
He'll lead me [D] home___. He reach His [G] lovin'___
hand to me and [G7] then we'll [C] climb___ to vict[A]ory___
where we'll find [D] kin - dred sprits [D7] there___
hearts raised in [G] song___ with[D]out a [G] care___