Intro: F C Bb F Bb F Bb As a young child I learned To be honest and true; C To the things I 'believe' in my heart Bb F C Even when this old world is cruel. F Bb Yes, I learned to be brave, And I learned to defend C7 The precious things of the Saviour Bb F And endure to the end. As I strive to hold on to the things Bb That I know are true. C7 Temptations, they beckon to me F C And try to subdue. F It takes 'courage' to win, Bb And nothing, to lose. C7 And now I plead for His mercy Bb F C7 As I struggle to choose. KEY CHANGES G Courage is doing what's right C In the presence of fear. D It takes 'courage' to do what I should G D When no one is near. G G7 C Courage is my way of saying, I will follow Thee... G D G When the world walks out on me. G C Courage is my way of saying, I will follow Thee... G D G When the world walks out on me.