Don't Try So Hard

Album: How Mercy Looks From Here (2013)
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  • Another Monday comes and I just wanna breathe
    'Cause it's a long, long week for someone wired to please
    I keep taking my aim, pushing it higher
    Wanna shine bright, even brighter now
    Wish I would tell myself

    Don't try so hard
    God gives you grace and you can't earn it
    Don't think that you're not worth it
    Because you are
    He gave you His love and He's not leaving
    Gave you His Son so you'd believe it
    You're lovely even with your scars
    Don't try so hard

    Do you remember how the summers felt when we were kids?
    Oh, we didn't think much about it, we just lived
    Taking our time, beautiful leisure
    When did we start, trying to measure up
    And all this time, love has been trying to tell us

    Don't try so hard
    God gives you grace and you can't earn it
    Don't think that you're not worth it
    Because you are
    He gave you His love and He's not leaving
    Gave you His Son so you'd believe it
    You're lovely even with your scars
    Don't try so hard

    Don't try so hard

    Don't try so hard
    God gives you grace
    You can't earn it
    Stop thinking you're not worth it
    Because you are
    He gave you His love and He's not leaving
    Gave you His Son so you'd believe it
    You're lovely even with your scars
    Lovely the way you are
    So open up your lovely heart
    Don't try so hard Writer/s: AMY GRANT, BENJAMIN GLOVER
    Publisher: CAPITOL CHRISTIAN MUSIC GROUP, Capitol CMG Publishing, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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