“O the overwhelming, never-ending, reckless love of God. Oh, it chases me down, fights ’til I’m found, leaves the ninety-nine. I couldn’t earn it, I don’t deserve, still, you give Yourself away. O the overwhelming, never-ending, reckless love of God.”
Source: MultiTracks.com – “Cory Asbury’s new solo album “Reckless Love” is a whole-hearted telling of an essential story in Scripture: a Father’s desire for connection with the ones He made, knows, and relentlessly loves. This album aims all of its attention toward the truth that the Father’s company is the best place be, and His voice is the most familiar one we know. Set to release on January 26, “Reckless Love” is now available for pre-order on iTunes, with three songs available for instant download: “Water and Dust”, “Endless Alleluia”, and the album’s title track, “Reckless Love”, which was previously released as a single and is currently the number one song here on MultiTracks.com. We encourage you to pre-order your copy of Reckless Love today and pick up the Original Master MultiTracks and instrument parts in RehearsalMix, now available.”
Some words from Cory about this project:
“I had to become a father to learn how to be a son — In many ways, the Reckless Love single cover was the introduction to my story. The beginning. The Genesis. An innocent little boy with goofy, spiky hair and not a care in the world. Just a little kid. A son. No worries. No wounds. Carefree and confident in the perfect little world my parents provided for me. Then the full-length album cover is my life coming full circle. On the journey from boyhood to manhood, there were a million cracks in the road. But somehow the grace of God swooped in with wings otherworldly and carried me safely over each one. And finally, those mighty wings set me down in a broad place. Now I’m a father to my own little boy. And somehow, in so becoming, I’m a little child again. Fully free and fully alive in my Father’s eyes. The brokenness didn’t break me. No, we rewrote the story in crimson ink. And I dance again like a little boy. Nothing between us. Innocent and free just like You always wanted. And I realize I’ve always been the dream of Your heart. A son.”
Watershed Music Publishing is honored to play a small part in this recording with songwriter, Caleb Culver, as publisher of the songs “Reckless Love”, “You Won’t Let Go”, and “Your Love Is Strong”. Songs are a sacred, personal expression, often written from a very authentic place of experience, and we would like to congratulate Caleb for the placement of these songs.
“Reckless Love” by Cory Asbury, Caleb Culver, Ran Jackson
CCLI #7089641 © 2017 Bethel Music Publishing (ASCAP). Watershed Publishing Group (ASCAP) (adm. at WatershedMusicPublishing.com). Richmond Park Publishing (BMI). All rights reserved. Download chord chart.
“You Won’t Let Go” by Cory Asbury, Caleb Culver, Brian Johnson, Jason Ingram
CCLI #7035644 © 2017 Bethel Music Publishing (ASCAP). Watershed Publishing Group (ASCAP) (adm. at WatershedMusicPublishing.com). So Essential Tunes / Fellow Ships Music (SESAC) (adm. at EssentialMusicPublishing.com). All rights reserved.
“Your Love Is Strong” by Caleb Culver, Cory Asbury, Daniel Laguna, Veronica Harris
CCLI #7102443 © 2017 Bethel Music Publishing (ASCAP). Watershed Publishing Group (ASCAP) (adm. at WatershedMusicPublishing.com). Dahntee’s Music Inc. (ASCAP). All rights reserved.