But wait a little longer, please Jesus
There are so many still wandering out in sin.
Just a little longer, please, Jesus,
Just a few more days to let our loved ones in.
2. We may look into the skies and tears will fill our eyes
For our weary hearts grow heavy with each day.
First we cry, "Oh, Lord please come, come and take your children home,"
And then we look around us and we say:
3. The family's scattered here and there, but
Lord, we love them dear,
And maybe we can help them find the way.
Well if waiting is the cause that they might not be lost,
Lord, that's the only reason why we say: