Chris August, “Restore”

Contemporary Christian singer Chris August has released Restore as the second single off The Upside of Down as the follow-up to Center of It, and I couldn’t be happier. I felt Restore was the strongest track of all in The Upside of Down, musically and lyrically. The message of Restore couldn’t have come at a better time, when divorce and separation rates are skyrocketing and marriages are falling apart all around us. Every married couple going through rough times needs to hear Chris August’s Restore.

RESTORE Lyrics
Chris August

Nobody’s growing old together, we’ve made it easy just to quit
Love has become a negative percentage, why do we bother to commit
We’ve got a long list of excuses, ways we try to justify
Well, I propose to you the truth is, marriage does not have to die

I know you’re feeling like it’s falling apart and it can’t go on anymore
But God is a God who knows how to heal so just give it up to the Lord
And He will restore

He said with this ring I promise, and with I do she said forever
But right now if they’re being honest they don’t know if they’ll stay together
Let’s fast forward to the future after struggling on their own
They finally figured out they needed Jesus in the middle
Now I’m watching God rebuild their home

I know you’re feeling like it’s falling apart and it can’t go on anymore
But God is a God who knows how to heal so just give it up to the Lord
And He will restore

The enemy tries to come and divide
Trying to get us to give up the fight
But darkness will always lose out to light
‘Cause we’ve got the power of Christ on our side

I see you growing old together
I pray I find a love like yours

So if you’re feeling like it’s falling apart and it can’t go on anymore
God is a God who knows how to heal so just give it up to the Lord
And He will restore

Like it was before
You may have strayed off course
But He will restore
 

Chris August, “The Maker”
I am fully convinced that Contemporary Christian singer/songwriter Chris August writes some of the catchiest choruses of this generation of worshipers. He did it with Starry Night and 7x70 off ...
READ MORE
Josh Wilson, “Shine on Us”
Contemporary Christian singer/songwriter Josh Wilson has released this creative video for Shine on Us, off his 2011 album See You. Written by Wilson after taking a mission trip to Mumbai, India, ...
READ MORE
Chris August, “Center of It”
Contemporary Christian singer/songwriter Chris August has announced on his website that his new single will be Center of It. The Dove Award winner got into an accident recently - someone ...
READ MORE
Josh Wilson, “That Was Then, This is Now”
Contemporary Christian singer/songwriter Josh Wilson has released his new single, That Was Then, This is Now, an absolutely irresistible pop/rock gem that is an absolute joy to listen to. Josh ...
READ MORE
Jon Guerra, “Nothing Better”
Singer/songwriter Jon Guerra has released Nothing Better off his new album, Little Songs, and this little acoustic Contemporary Christian chestnut is gearing up to be his biggest hit to date. ...
READ MORE
Colton Dixon, “Through All of It”
Contemporary Christian singer/songwriter Colton Dixon has released Through All of It as the second single off his sophomore release, Anchor. I have to admit I was surprised to find out ...
READ MORE
Phil Wickham, “Glory”
Contemporary Christian singer/songwriter Phil Wickham has released Glory as the follow-up to his massive Christian AC hit, This is Amazing Grace. This sophomore single from The Ascension is just as ...
READ MORE
Steven Curtis Chapman, “Something Beautiful”
Contemporary Christian legend Steven Curtis Chapman has released Something Beautiful as the second single off his latest release, The Glorious Unfolding. After the decent performance of the first two singles, ...
READ MORE
Matthew West, “Day One”
Contemporary Christian singer/songwriter Matthew West has released Day One, the carrier single of his new album, out later this year. It's his first carrier single since Forgiveness was released off ...
READ MORE
tobyMac, “Beyond Me”
Contemporary Christian superstar rapper tobyMac has released his 2015 comeback single, Beyond Me! The former dcTalk star has had quite a stellar career since the dissolution of the band, racking ...
READ MORE
Chris August, “The Maker”
Josh Wilson, “Shine on Us”
Chris August, “Center of It”
Josh Wilson, “That Was Then, This is Now”
Jon Guerra, “Nothing Better”
Colton Dixon, “Through All of It”
Phil Wickham, “Glory”
Steven Curtis Chapman, “Something Beautiful”
Matthew West, “Day One”
tobyMac, “Beyond Me”

Author: Ganns

Share This Post On