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From: Cccschw@aol.com
Words and music: Tom T. Hall
From: Charlie Schweitzer (CccSchw@AOL.Com)

ME AND JESUS 

          G                                     G7 
(Chorus)  Me and Jesus, got our own thing goin'. 
 
        C                        G 
Me and Jesus, got it all worked out. 
 
                                Em 
Me and Jesus, got our own thing goin'. 
 
          C               D                      G 
We don't need anybody to tell us what it's all about. 


 
                       G                         G7
(1st Verse)  I know a man, who once was a sinner. 
 
          C                   G
I know a man, who once was a drunk. 
 
                                  Em 
And I know a man, who once was a looser. 
 
         C                       D              G
He went out one day and made an alter out of a stump. 
 


(Chorus)  (Lead) 
 
 

                   G                                    G7 
(2nd Verse)  Jesus brought me through all of my troubles. 
 
       C                            G 
Jesus brought me through all of my trials. 
 
                                    Em 
Jesus brought me through all of my heartaches. 
 
       C                     D                 G 
And I know that Jesus ain't gonna' forsake me now. 
 

(Chorus) 
 

                       G                          G7 
(3rd Verse)  We can't afford any fancy preachin'. 
 
            C              G 
We can't afford any fancy church. 
 
                           Em 
We can't afford any fancy singin'. 
 
          C                       D                    G 
You know Jesus got a lot of poor people out doin' his work. 
 
(Chorus)

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