Monday Morning Church

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Alan Jackson

Alan Eugene Jackson (born October 17, 1958) is an American country music singer, known for blending traditional honky tonk and mainstream country sounds and penning many of his own hits. He has recorded 14 studio albums, three Greatest Hits albums, two Christmas albums, one Gospel album and several… more »

You left your Bible on the dresser 
So I put it in the drawer 
'Cause I can't seem to talk to God without yelling anymore 
And when I sit at your piano 
I can almost hear those hymns
The keys are just collecting dust
But I can't close the lid

You left my heart as empty 
As a Monday morning church 
It used to be so full of faith and now it only hurts 
And I can hear the devil whisper
"Things are only getting worse"
You left my heart as empty 
As a Monday morning church 

The preacher came by Sunday 
Said he missed me at the service 
He told me Jesus loves me
But I'm not sure I deserve it
'Cause the faithful man that you loved 
Is nowhere to be found  Since they took all that he believed 
And laid it in the ground 

You left my heart as empty 
As a Monday morning church 
It used to be so full of faith and now it only hurts 
And I can hear the devil whisper
"Things are only getting worse"
You left my heart as empty 
As a Monday morning church 

I still believe in Heaven 
And I'm sure you've made it there 
But as for me without your love, girl
I don't have a prayer 

You left my heart as empty 
As a Monday morning church 
It used to be so full of faith and now it only hurts 
And I can hear the devil whisper
"Things are only getting worse"
You left my heart as empty 
As a Monday morning church 

You left your Bible on the dresser 
So I put it in the drawer.

Written by: BRENT BAXTER, EMILY ENDERLIN

Lyrics © OLE MEDIA MANAGEMENT LP, WORDS & MUSIC A DIV OF BIG DEAL MUSIC LLC

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Monday Morning Church