Don't Think Jesus

Album: One Thing at a Time (2022)
Charted: 7
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  • Boy gets a guitar and starts writin' songs
    'Bout whiskey and women and gettin' too stoned
    And he got all three at the first show he played
    Hometown said, "I don't think Jesus done it that way"
    Boy moves to city, lives fast and goes hard
    Starts chasin' the devil through honky-tonk bars
    Ignoring the voices in his head that say
    "I don't think Jesus done it this way"

    If I was Him I'd say, "To Hell with you, ain't no helping you"
    Find someone else to give Heaven to, I'm telling you
    I'd shame me, I'd blame me
    I'd make me pay for my mistakes
    But I don't think Jesus does it that way

    Boy's all alone, got no one to turn to
    He figures he'll pray 'cause what else could he do?
    He says, "I wish You would've woke me up an easier way"
    But I don't think Jesus does it that way

    If I was Him I'd say, "To Hell with you, ain't no helping you"
    Find someone else to give Heaven to, I'm telling you
    I'd shame me, I'd blame me
    I'd make me pay for my mistakes
    But I don't think Jesus does it that way

    World likes to rear back and throw a few stones
    So boy wants to throw a few stones of his own
    But Lord knows I ain't perfect, and it ain't my place
    And I don't think Jesus done it that way
    Are y'all sure that Jesus done it that way? Writer/s: Jessi Leigh Alexander, Mark L. Holman, Richard Chase Mcgill
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Pw from North CarolineMaren and the whole country music establishment owes Morgan an apology for erroneously attacking him. Cancel culture is so quick to hop on a band wagon without looking at all the facts. I think Maren is a good song writer, but Morgan has blown her away and this may be a resentment that she having.
  • Denise from TennesseeThe left including Maren Morris tried to kill his music but it has by far passed the ones who bashed him..Its like the fans are the only ones who see he didn't mean nothing by what he said they tried to make it look like he was racist which was WRONG and Morgan just hold on ur day is coming back to the award shows..I do not listen to Maren Morris music any longer!!! She was wrong about nothing she knew anything about...U go Morgan the fans are behind u..
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