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From: Kenny Michael Thanks to MShagun@aol.com for the first verse Words and music: David Sapp Performer: The Gaither Vocal Band Album: The Apostle There Is A River The song is in 3/4 time and the intro starts on beat 3 Intro: F G F G G7 C G F 3 1 2 3 1 2 3 1 2 3 1 2 3 There came a sound from Heaven, as a rushing, mighty wind; It filled their hearts with singing, and gave them peace within; The prophet gave this promise: ‘The spirit will descend, and from your inner being, a river with no end'. Chorus: (C) There (F) is a (C) river And it flows from (C+) deep with(F)in, (G) There (F) is a (G) fountain That frees the (G+) soul from (C) sin. (C) Come (F) to this (C) water There is a (C+) vast sup(F)ply, (G) There (F) is a (G) river (F) That (G)never (G7) shall run (C) dry. (A7) Verse: And there (D) was a (G) thirsty (D) woman She was (D) drawing (D+) from the (G) well, See, her (A) life was (G) ruined and (A) wasted And her soul was (A+) bound for (D) hell. Oh, but (D) then she (G) met the (D) master And he (D) told her (D+) of her (G) sin, And he (A) said if you'll (G) drink this (A) water (G)You'll (A) never (A7) thirst (D) again. Chorus: (D) There (G) is a (D) river And it (D) flows from (D+) deep (G) within, (A) There (G) is a (A) fountain That (A) frees the (A+) soul from (D) sin. Oh, (D) come (G) to this (D) river There (D) is a (D+) vast (G) supply, (A) There (G) is a (A) river (G)That (A) never (A7) shall run (D) dry. Home