Grab the tissues as you listen to ‘You Never Gave Up On Me’ from country superstar Reba McEntire. This beautiful song is dedicated to Reba’s mother, and all of the other amazing mothers that have supported us throughout our lives.
“As I stand here and look around me
And think of how far we've come
Your faith, it still astounds me
Oh, just look at what we've done”
Reba McEntire has been a staple in the country music world for decades. Her classic songs and upbeat personality has garnered her millions of fans all across the globe.
Today, she’s sharing an inspiring rendition of ‘You Never Gave Up On Me’ set to personal clips and photos of her own mother.
“You've held me high up off the ground
Every time this old world tried, tried to bring me down
You never gave up on me, oh, you never gave up on me
I'm here where I was always meant to be, I never gave up 'cause you never gave up on me”
On Instagram, Reba shared a heartfelt post along with the video. “One year ago yesterday, Mama went to heaven. I know she’s still not giving up on me. Thank you Mama.”
If your mother is still on Earth, hug her a little bit tighter tonight. If your mother is in Heaven, may she be watching down on you and remain in your heart.
Proverbs 31:28-29 “Her children rise up and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her: “Many women have done excellently, but you surpass them all.””
Originally published Friday, 22 July 2022.