Follow Me - Walk of Grace Chapel No Capo Standard Tuning C F C I traveled on a lonely road and no one seemed to care. D G The burden on my weary back had bowed me to despair; C F C I oft complained to Jesus how folks were treating me, F C G C F C And then I heard Him say so tenderly, F C "My feet were also weary, upon the Calvary road; F D G The cross became so heavy, I fell beneath the load, C F C Be faithful weary pilgrim the morning I can see, F C G C F C G Just lift your cross and follow close to me." C F C "I work so hard for Jesus" I often boast and say D G "I've sacrificed a lot of things to walk the narrow way, C F C I gave up fame and fortune, I'm worth a lot to Thee" F C G C F C And then I hear Him gently say to me, F C "I left the throne of glory and counted it but loss, F D G My hands were nailed in anger upon a cruel cross, C F C But now we'll make the journey with your hand safe in mine, F C G C F C G So lift your cross and follow close to me. [Instrumental] C F C Oh Jesus if I die upon a foreign field someday, D G 'Twould be no more than love demands, no less could I repay, C F C "No greater love hath mortal man than for a friend to die" F C G C F C These are the words He gently spoke to me, F C "If just a cup of water I place within your hand F D G Then just a cup of water is all that I demand. C F C But if by death to living they can Thy glory see, F C G C I'll take my cross and follow close to Thee.