God gazed from heaven upon the earth
Through tears of remorse and disbelief,
His heart was pierced by transgressions of man
And was broken by sorrow and grief.
He cried to His Son, “What shall I do?
My children can’t go on like this,
For when it comes time for them to die,
My kingdom, they will surely miss.”
So, Father and Son both lovingly agreed
As they fathomed what must be done;
In order to save all the world from sin,
The Father must send down His Son.
So, Jesus came down as a tiny babe,
God’s perfect, loving gift to mankind;
In hopes that one day His words they would heed
And their eyes would no longer be blind.
Jesus was tender, so patient and kind
As He spoke of His Father’s love;
But many were they that refused to believe
That He was God’s Son from above.
After years of teaching and healing the sick,
The Savior’s hour had finally drawn near;
Fo the time had come, God’s will to be done,
Though the cup brought forth bitter tears.
He willingly gave His life on the cross
And bore much suffering, sin, and shame,
But many today still don’t understand
That is the reason He came.
But I believe with all of my heart
And want to give the Savior my best;
It was for me that He shed His precious blood
For you see, He loved me to death.