Yuko Mungu (There is God) Lyrics by Alice Kimanzi ft Paul Clement

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(Sung in Swahili)

Spoken:
Mungu anaweza kufanya njia jangwani (God can make a way in the jungle)
Na mito ya maji nyikani (And rivers in the desert)
Kama alifanya masika na kiangazi (Like he created Spring and Summer)
Anaweza kubadili majira, pia na wakati (He can change seasons and time)

Giza, totoro yanizingira (Deep darkness surrounds me)
Miale haijanifikia (The rays (of sunshine) does not reach me)
Ilhali kumekucha, pambazuka (Even though it is dawn, there is light)
Imani, yashuka yadidimia (My faith drops and weakens)
Amani nayo yafifia (And peace flees from me)
Eloi, Lamasabaktani (Elo, Lamasabakhtani?)

Refrain:
Yuko Mungu, anayeweza (There is God who is able)
Yuko Mungu, anayetenda (There is God able to do)
Mwamini Yeye! (Trust in Him!)
Mwamini Yeye, utoaibika (Trust in Him, you will not be ashamed)

Giza likiwa ni nzito (When darkness is heavy)
Bwana atawasha taa (The Lord will shine a light)
Sababu Mungu mwenye Amandla (Because God is the one with the Strength)
Atarejesha amani, (He will restore your peace)
Atarejesha furaha (He shall restore your joy)
Ulivyovipoteza kwa muda mrefu (The one you’ve lost for a long time)
Atarejesha Amandla (The Powerful one will return it)

(Refrain)

Repeat: Mungu pekee Ndiye awezaye (Only God is able)
Pale ninaposhindwa, nani wa kuniwezesha? (When I am unable, who grants me strength?)
Nikiwa vitani, nani wa kunishindia? (When I’m in battle, who is my champion?)
Napokuwa mdhaifu, nani wa kunipa nguvu? (When I am weak, who gives me strength?)
Ninapotia shaka nani wa kuniongoza (When I am doubtful, who leads me?)

Yuko Mungu, Mungu Yupo (There is God, God is there)
Oh…

(Refrain)

Surrender Lyrics by Alice Kimanzi (Cross Life Movement)

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With a desolate and thirsty soul
I come to the throne of my Father
With my worship as a sweet perfume
I come to the feet of my Master
With a broken and a contrite heart
I come to the flames of your Altar

I offer my failures, all of my triumphs
Oh my Lord, take it all
I’m trading my ashes, ashes for beauty
Oh my Lord, beauty of Your Glory

Refrain:
You care for my heart
You care for my soul
You carried the cross that was meant for me Lord
I give you my heart
I give you my soul
And all that I am, I
Surrender it all, surrender it all
I surrender it all, surrender it all

In times of trouble and in times of need
I am, aware of your presence
When my hope is like a dying flame
I am. aware of your great love

Lord, In my weakness yes I will rejoice
‘Cause I am aware of your power
I surrender my fears in this valley
O my lord, I trust in You
And I give you this mountain
Standing before me
Oh my lord take control

(Refrain)

‘Cause You are on my side, You are full of love
I surrender it all
I give you all I am, Lord I give you all I have
I surrender!

I Surrender it all, surrender it all
I surrender it all, surrender it all

Nikuabudu (To Worship You) Lyrics by Alice Kimanzi (Crosslife Movement)

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(Sung in Swahili)

Moyo wakutamani ewe Baba (My soul desires you, Father)
Mwili wangu wakulilia (My body cries our for You)
Kama vile ayala (Just like the deer)
Atamanivyo maji akiona kiu (When thirsty, pants for water )
(Repeat)

Refrain:
Nikuabudu Bwana, Nikuabudu (To worship You Lord, to worship You)
Ndio tamaa yangu milele (Is my desire forever)
Yesu, nikuabudu (Jesus, to worship You)
(Repeat)

Ninapofadhaika (When I despair)
Nitakimbia hekaluni mwako, Yahweh (I will run to Your sanctuary, Lord)
Na nitaimimina nafsi yangu (I shall pour my soul)
Mbele zako Bwana (Before You Lord)
Kwani upendo wako ni wimbo wa kunitimiza (For Your Love is a fulfilling song)
Jina lako tegemeo (Your Name is dependable)
Tena ngome ilio imara (And a safe refuge)

(Refrain)

Hapa chini ya mbawa zako, sala ni moja (My prayer while under Your wings)
Kwamba kwa macho haya yangu (Is that with my eyes)
Niuone utukufu wako (I would witness Your Glory)
Tenda miujiza, Baba (Do Your miracles, Father)
Tenda maajabu (Do miracles)
Kwani fadhili zako (For your Mercies)
Ni bora kuliko uhai (Are better than life)

(Refrain)

Amen, Amen Amen Amen x?

Amen

Munduiriri (My Defender) Lyrics by Carol Wanjiru

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Covers: Shamsi Music ft. Alice Kimanzi | Redforth Boys Chorus (YouTube)

(Sung in Gikuyu)

Tiga warĩ mwena wakwa ũkĩndũĩrĩra (Had you not been on my side fighting for me)
Thũ cia ngoro yakwa nĩcingĩahotire (The burden of my heart would have won)
Tiga wanjaragĩria ukanjĩraga atĩri (Had your Word not told me that)
Mothe mekĩkaga nĩguo nyone wega (Everything happens for my good)

Refrain:
Igũru ria maũndu mothe wee wĩ Ngai (Above all things you are God)
Wĩkaga magegania maihũrite hinya (You do miraculous and powerful things )
Na nikio ngoro yakwa ĩiyũire gĩkeno (This is why my heart is full of joy)
Nĩkumenya atĩ mah we wĩmũndũirĩri (Knowing that You will fight on my behalf)
(Repeat)

Wahũnirie ngoro yakwa na hũni njega (You completely healed my hearts)
Gũtĩvri kindũ kiega ingĩhoya njage (There is nothing I ask for that I lack)
Tondũ wĩ mũheani wa indo ciothe njega (For you are the Giver of all good things)
Na nĩkĩo ngoro yakwa ĩiyũrite hinya (That is why my heart is filled with strength)

(Refrain)

Rĩu ngũthengereire nĩgetha ngũmenye (Now I’m searching to know you)
Nimenyete ũria wikaga arata aku (For I know what You do for Your friends)
ũmahithũragĩria hitho makũmenye (You open their eyes so they may know you)
Njiarwa ciao ciothe nacio nĩndathime (And all their works are blessed)

(Refrain)

Ujulikane (For You to be Known) Lyrics by Karwirwa Laura ft. Alice Kimanzi

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(Sung in Swahili)

Nisijione mkamilifu, kwa nguvu zangu
(That I would not see myself perfect by my might)
Nitaweza pekee yangu (To think that I can do it by myself)
Nisiamini hekima yangu, Juhudi zangu
(That I may not trust my wisdom, and my effort)
Nikutazamie Mungu (To look to You God instead)
Watao nisikia wakinishangilia (When those who listen to me praise me)
Niwaelekeze kwako (That I may lead them to You)
Watakao nifuata, nikikufuata  (Those who follow me as I follow You)
Tuje kwako (Let us come to You)

Refrain:
Na chochote kile, kitaenda sawa (And anything that goes well)
Sio mimi ni wewe ujulikane (I only pray that you will be known)
Na popote pale, nitaenda Baba (And in everywhere I go, Father)
Sio mimi ni wewe, ujulikane (I  only pray that You be known)
Ujulikane x2 Ewe Yesu, ujulikane
(For You to Be known, Jesus for You to be known)
Ujulikane x2 Ewe Yesu, ujulikane
(For You to Be known, Jesus for You to be known)

Kwa maneno yangu, tena matendo yangu
(In my words and in my actions)
Natamani wewe ujulikane (I desire that You be known)
Kama vile maji, yafunikavyo bahari
(Like the waters fill the ocean)
Natamani wewe ujulikane (I desire that You be known)
Uokoe waliofungwa, wenye waliozidiwa
(Save the imprisoned, the overwhelmed)
Uinue waliolemewa, hakuna usichokiweza Baba
(Lift up the overwhelmed, nothing is impossible to You Father)

(Refrain)

Uokoe waliofungwa (For You to save the imprisoned)
Uwaponye waliozidiwa (For You to heal the overwhelmed)
Uinue waliolemewa (For You to Lift the defeated)
Baba ujulikane (Father that You will be known)

(Refrain)

Ujulikane, ujulikane  (For You to be known)
Ewe Yesu, ujulikane (Jesus, for You to be known) (Repeat)

 

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