Written On a Tree by Mark Bishop


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Abundant Sunshine by Mark Bishop

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Written On a Tree
by Mark Bishop

Album: Abundant Sunshine


Underneath a tree, a little boy and a little girl
swinging on a swing, without a care in the whole world.
He was sweet on her, she was sweet on him.
But they could never show, what the other meant to them.

In the 7th grade, Cindy hit that awkward stage.
She didn't feel as pretty as the other girls her age.
And he didn't seem to notice her much anymore.
She wanted more than anything to be like it was before.

One day he called out to Cindy underneath that tree.
When she ran out to find him he was nowhere to be seen.

She was sure that no-one loved her
even though he was thinking of her
All the time she was on his mind
She felt all alone inside
She sat beneath a tree and cried
but she realized, when she wiped her eyes.
there it was for all the world to see
Cindy, I love you
written on a tree.

One day they were married and their family grew.
Oh the happiness, and they joy they knew.
Fifty years had gone and then he passed away.
It was a lonesome time, they were lonesome days.

And now she had to sit alone on Sunday morn
in the little church where they had gone.
One day in the stained glass she looked up to see
Jesus looking back from a rugged tree.

Hanging there He thought of her, she heard in a song.
She felt so alone, oh but she was so wrong.


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  1. Abundant Sunshine, Pt. 1
  2. Abundant Sunshine, Pt. 2
  3. An Old Stone the Lord Rolled Away
  4. Angels Swing A Little Lower
  5. Are You Going Where I'm Going
  6. Baptize Me In The Rain
  7. Before Me, Behind Me, Beside Me
  8. Big Big World
  9. Blue Skies
  10. Bottled Water
  11. Bring Lazarus Back
  12. Can I Pray For You
  13. Can I Pray for You?
  14. Christmas Medley
  15. Cloud Nine Headed for Ten
  16. Don't Let This World Get You Down
  17. Every Memory
  18. Everything I Give
  19. Falling Star
  20. Fields of Love
  21. Filled and Fulfilled
  22. Finish Well, Finish Strong, Finish Empty
  23. Five Smooth Stones
  24. Giddy-Up, Giddy-Up
  25. Go Ahead and Cry
  26. Go Tell It On the Mountain
  27. God Builds Churches With Broken People
  28. God Just Answered Another Prayer
  29. God Loves To Tell a Story With a Happy Ending
  30. God's Got a Whole Lot of Love
  31. Good Things Happen When People Pray
  32. Great Getting' Up Morning
  33. Grow Up Baby, Good and Strong
  34. He Can See My Tomorrow
  35. He Did
  36. He Never Sleeps
  37. He Said It All
  38. Heaven Knows
  39. I Believe God's In Love With Me
  40. I Can Rejoice
  41. I Can Think of One
  42. I Don't Believe
  43. I Don't Know How You Heard One Voice
  44. I Got Here As Fast As I Could
  45. I Know Where I Stand
  46. I Remember a Christmas Long Ago
  47. I Remember Her Well
  48. I Saw God In A Vision
  49. I Still Need Him
  50. I Will Sing
  51. I'm Gonna Make It If I Can
  52. I'm Gonna Wish I Had Worried Less
  53. I'm In Good Hands
  54. I'm Just Changing Mountains
  55. I'm Listening For The Call
  56. I'm Looking for Jesus
  57. I'm Part of the In-Crowd Now
  58. It All Works Out
  59. It Won't Always Rain
  60. It Wouldn't Bother Me To Be the Last
  61. It's My Turn
  62. Jesus Can Lift You Up
  63. Jesus Is A Quiet Place For Me
  64. Jesus Is Good for Your Heart
  65. Jesus Listens
  66. Jesus Saw Inside of Me
  67. Job's Wife
  68. Just One Prayer Over
  69. Just Pay Attention
  70. Let Jesus Be the Song In Your Heart
  71. Let Jesus In
  72. Let Jesus Know All About It
  73. Let Me Tell You What He Did For Me
  74. Let the Angels Take the Fallen
  75. Let There Be Peace On Earth
  76. Little Drummer Boy
  77. Look Who's Here
  78. Lord Go With Me
  79. Love and Faith
  80. Love's Gonna Get You Yet
  81. Mama Was Singing To Jesus
  82. Mean, Mean People
  83. Miracle Rose
  84. My Name Is Jesus
  85. October Harvest
  86. Oh My
  87. On That Great Day
  88. One Drop Of Blood Became A River
  89. Ordinary Average Autumn
  90. Perfectly Honest
  91. Pick Me Up And Carry Me
  92. Poor Goliath
  93. Pray On the Little Days
  94. Put Wings Upon Your Problem
  95. Remember Who He Is, Remember What He Does
  96. Send It
  97. Show Us Love, Pt. 1
  98. Show Us Love, Pt. 2
  99. Silent Night
  100. Some Children See Him
  101. Sometimes God Whispers
  102. Son of a Carpenter
  103. Spend A Little More Love
  104. Take Another Step
  105. Take Me Back To That Place
  106. Take To The Sky
  107. Tell Me the Story of Jesus
  108. Tell Me What You See
  109. That Old Lighthouse Shining Still
  110. That One's Easy
  111. That's The Sound Of A House Being Built On Love
  112. The Christmas Song
  113. The Church Homecoming
  114. The Devil's Playing Chess
  115. The Holly and the Ivy
  116. The Nail That Nobody Saw
  117. The Patience of the Angels
  118. The Prayer
  119. The Refrigerator Door
  120. The Son Is Shining
  121. The Tent Revival
  122. There Is Love
  123. They Can't Receive Their Reward
  124. This Is What It's All About
  125. This Is Where Needed Things Are Found
  126. This Life
  127. Thomas, Why Do You Doubt?
  128. Tinderbox
  129. Tonight I'll Mention You In My Prayers
  130. Turn Loose For Nothin'
  131. What's So Bad About Believing
  132. When A Christian Goes Home
  133. Where I Knelt Down
  134. With Me Always
  135. You Are, You Are
  136. You Can't Ask Too Much of My God
  137. You Get Back Each Single Moment
  138. You Love Me Anyway
  139. You Need Jesus
  140. You Were Working for Me
  141. You're Talking To Somebody Who Already Knows
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