Johnnie Frierson Have You Been Good To Yourself

By the early '90s he was hosting a gospel show on a local radio station and experiencing what his daughter refers to as a difficult emotional period. Have you been keeping your faith in god? Romantic Sad Sentimental. But what kind of class is it? Have You Been Good to Yourself.

Oh, have you been good! If you're not gonna be good to yourself Then you're not gonna be good to others If you're not gonna be good to yourself Then you're not gonna be good to others When you mistreat yourself Then you mistreat others When you mistreat yourself Then you mistreat your family When you mistreat yourself Then you mistreat your children When you mistreat yourself Then you mistreat your children When you mistreat yourself Then you mistreat your children When you mistreat yourself!

We'll have things fixed soon. Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube. More on Genius. Release Date August 19, Miracles Missing Lyrics. The raw spirit on these seven self-penned gospel tunes reveal a man who questioned the purpose of life. He fought for meaning, despite a professed faith in a higher power.

He performed to discover the god within himself. It strains for certainty. One man in a garage, singing holy songs to himself and selling them at local stores in Memphis during the last decade of the 20th century. This may sound like prosaic fare, but in a certain way, its ordinariness makes it distinctive. Are you taking drugs or have you been following the 10 commandments, he asks. The words of the Bible connect to the way one treats oneself and others on the most mundane levels of everyday life.

That means even what you had for breakfast. Frierson gets downright passionate about the whole thing. A troubled being will always ask "why me, lord", but Frierson goes further and thanks the lord for the good things in life. Praise the… well, this is not meant to be snarky. Only a fool would deny faith can make miracles happen. There is a reason you were born. There is a purpose for everyone. You were not born by accident.

He begins with a hint of joy, but then a military cadence takes over, and shortly afterward the song just ends. Frierson started by proselytizing that we were all put here for a reason, but then had to convince himself of that fact.

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Have You Been Good to Yourself.

Have you been following the ten commandments? A lot of people have given up A lot of people can't stand the storm A lot of people they turn to drugs A lot of people are staying drunk A lot of people are leaving here A lot of people need our prayer Have you been good to yourself?

Oh, have you been good! If you're not gonna be good to yourself Then you're not gonna be good to others If you're not gonna be good to yourself Then you're not gonna be good to others When you mistreat yourself Then you mistreat others When you mistreat yourself Then you mistreat your family When you mistreat yourself Then you mistreat your children When you mistreat yourself Then you mistreat your children When you mistreat yourself Then you mistreat your children When you mistreat yourself!

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