Randy Travis - When Mama Prayed chords

      
I love this song, it tells my story to a T. Learn it and pass it on.
God Bless!


(Capo on 1st Fret...Per CD)...The C/G chord is 3X2013


Intro Chords:   Em   Cmaj7    Em   Cmaj7    Em    C    D   G


G C/G GDaddy never went to church on Sunday
G C/G GHe said that's one thing I'll never do
C GBut mama never gave up she said one day
Am7 C Dsus DHe'll be sitting here beside me and you
G C/G GI can still hear mama softly talking
G C/G Gwith her tears falling on her folded hands
C GSo that Easter Sunday Daddy walked in
Am7 C Dsus DThat's when I began to understand
Chorus:
Em C G DWhen mama prayed, good things happen
Em C Dsus DWhen mama prayed, lives were changed
Em D/F#Not much more than five foot tall
G C Em7 Am DBut mountains big and small, crumbled all away
Em Cmaj7 Em C D GWhen mama prayed
G C/G GSeventeen and wild I hit the bottle
G C/G GDoing anything I dang well pleased
C GBurning down life's highway at full throttle
Am7 C Dsus DWhile mama burned a candle on her knees
G C/G GThen one night I came home half sober
G C/G GI saw mama kneeling in the den
C GAs I listened, her and Jesus talked it over
Am7 C Dsus DAnd I knew my restless days were 'bout to end
Chorus:
Em C G DWhen mama prayed, good things happen
Em C Dsus DWhen mama prayed, lives were changed
Em D/F#Not much more than five foot tall
G C Em7 Am D But mountains big and small, crumbled all away
GWhen mama prayed
Bridge:
Bm CIt isn't like everyone of them got answered
G DBut the times they weren't it seems to me were rare
Bm C Em7You almost felt sorry for the devil
Am C Dsus DCause heaven knows he didn't have a prayer
Em C G DWhen mama prayed
Em C Dsus D
Em D/F#Not much more than five foot tall
G C Em7 Am DBut mountains big and small, crumbled all away
Em C Em7When mama prayed
Am Dsus DThey crumbled all away
Em Cmaj7 Em Cmaj7 Em C D GWhen Mama Prayed
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