PEOPLE GET READY

People get ready, there’s a train a comin’
You don’t need no baggage, you just get on board
All you need is faith to hear the diesels hummin’
Don’t need no ticket, you just thank the Lord.

People get ready for the train to Jordan
It’s picking up passengers from coast to coast
Faith is the key, open the doors and board ’em
There’s hope for all among those loved the most.

There ain’t no room for the hopeless sinner
Who would hurt all mankind just to save his own
Have pity on those whose chances grow thinner
For there’s no hiding place against the Kingdom’s throne.

So people get ready, there’s a train a comin’
You don’t need no baggage, you just get on board
All you need is faith to hear the diesels hummin’
Don’t need no ticket, you just thank the Lord.

– Curtis Mayfield & The Impressions


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Posted on February 22, 2009, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. So many songs with so much wisdom catagorized as secular or discounted because a secular artist performed them. If we are created in the image of God we all posess the gifts of God. I thank Him for Curtis Mayfield, what amazing passion and what a great voice.

    Why do we only look for God in Church?

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