The Daily Song: Bless the Broken Road (Rascal Flatts) James Johnston

Music is one of my most important creative inspirations and I am always looking for music that makes me feel or see a lyric in a new light.  This cover of Rascal Flatts’ Bless the Broken Road by James Johnston is so heartfelt and sincere that I had to share it.


 


Bless the Broken Road

Written by Jeff Hanna, Marcus Hummon, Robert E. Boyd

I set out on a narrow way many years ago
Hoping I would find true love along the broken road
But I got lost a time or two
Wiped my brow and kept pushing through

I couldn’t see how every sign pointed straight to you
That every long lost dream lead me to where you are
Others who broke my heart, they were like northern stars
Pointing me on my way into your loving arms

This much I know is true
That God blessed the broken road
That led me straight to you
Yes it did

I think about the years I spent just passing through
I’d like to have the time I lost and give it back to you
But you just smile and take my hand
You’ve been there you understand
It’s all part of a grander plan that is coming true

Every long lost dream led me to where you are
And others who broke my heart they were like northern stars
Pointing me on my way into your loving arms
This much I know it’s true
That God blessed the broken road
That led me straight to you
Yeah

And now I’m rolling home
Into my lover’s arms
This much I know is true
That God blessed the broken road
That led me straight to you

That God blessed the broken road
Ooh, ooh
That led me straight to you

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