"If I Tell God" by: Kurt Carr
Key Bb LH/RH

Hey,
low Bb (2x) / *F-Bb-D *optional chord not on CD
Hey,
low Bb (2x) / *G-C-Eb *optional chord not on CD
(repeat)

low Bb (2x)
(repeat)

Verse part 1:

I will trust
low Bb (2x) / in God,
to supply
low Bb (2x) / my needs,
He'll come through
low Bb (2x) / for me,
if I just
low Bb (2x) / believe,
if I pray
low Bb (2x) / in faith,
then I will
low Bb (2x) / receive,
(pause)
if I tell
low D / God about my
low Eb / problem, He'll
low F / work it out for me,
(repeat from beginning)

Verse part 1 again:

I will trust
low Bb (2x) / in God,
to supply
low Bb (2x) / my needs,
He'll come through
low Bb (2x) / for me,
if I just
low Bb (2x) / believe,
if I pray
low Bb (2x) / in faith,
then I will
low Bb (2x) / receive,
(pause)

Chorus:

if I tell
D / F-Bb-D God about my
Eb / G-Bb-Eb problem, He'll
F / Bb-Eb-F-G work it out
for me,
C / G-Bb-Eb
D / A-C-F
Eb / Bb-D-F
(pause)
G / G-Bb-Eb
A / A-C-F
Bb / Bb-D-F

Modulate to C:

D / A-C-F
E / B-D-G
F / C-E-G
(pause)
A / A-C-F
B / B-D-G
C / C-E-G I will
F / A-C-F trust in
E / G-C-E God, to su-
B / D-G-B pply my
C / E-G-C need, He'll come
F / A-C-F through for
E / G-C-E me if I
B / D-G-B just be-
C / E-G-C lieve, if I
F / A-C-F pray in
E / G-C-E faith then I
E / G-C-E will
G# / F-G#-B-D re-
A / G-A-C-E ceive,
A / G-A-C-E *hit chord

Chorus:

if I tell
E / G-C-E God about my
F / A-C-F problem, He'll
G / A-C-F-G work it out
for me,
D / A-C-F
E / B-D-G
F / C-E-G
(pause)
A / A-C-F
B / B-D-G
C / C-E-G

Verse part 2:

no more
G / B-D-G
A / C-E-A
B / D-G-B
crying,
C / E-G-C
D / F-A-D
E / G-C-E
no more
G / B-D-G
A / C-E-A
B / D-G-B
worrying,
C / E-G-C
D / F-A-D
E / G-C-E
no more
G / B
F / A
E / G#
struggl-
A / G-A-C-E ing, *hit chord

Chorus:

if I tell
E / G-C-E God about my
F / A-C-F problem, He'll
G / A-C-F-G work it out
for me,
D / A-C-F
E / B-D-G
F / C-E-G
(pause)
A / A-C-F
B / B-D-G
C / C-E-G

Modulate to Db:

Eb / Bb-Db-Gb
F / C-Eb-Ab
Gb / Db-F-Ab
(pause)
Bb / Bb-Db-Gb
C / C-Eb-Ab
Db / Db-F-Ab
no more crying,
no more worrying,
no more struggl-
Bb / Ab-Bb-Db-F ing, *hit chord

Chorus:

if I tell
F / F-Ab-Db God about my
Gb / Gb-Bb-Db problem,
A / Eb-Gb-A-C
Bb / F-Bb-Db if
Bb / F-Bb-Db I
C / Gb-C-Eb tell
Db / Ab-Db-F
F / F-Ab-Db God about my
Gb / Gb-Bb-Db problem,
A / Eb-Gb-A-C if *hold slightly longer
Bb / F-Bb-Db I
C / Gb-C-Eb tell
Db / Ab-Db-F
(repeat)

Modulate to D:

F# / F#-A-D God about my
G / G-B-D problem,
Bb / E-G-Bb-Db
B / F#-B-D if
B / F#-B-D I
C# / G-C#-E tell
D / A-D-F#
F# / F#-A-D God about my
G / G-B-D problem,
Bb / E-G-Bb-Db if *hold slightly longer
B / F#-B-D I
C# / G-C#-E tell
D / A-D-F#
(repeat)

Modulate to Eb:

G / G-Bb-Eb God about my
Ab / Ab-C-Eb problem,
B / F-Ab-B-D
C / G-C-Eb if
C / G-C-Eb I
D / Ab-D-F tell
Eb / Bb-Eb-G
G / G-Bb-Eb God about my
Ab / Ab-C-Eb problem,
B / F-Ab-B-D if *hold slightly longer
C / G-C-Eb I
D / Ab-D-F tell
Eb / Bb-Eb-G
(repeat)

G / Bb-Eb-G God about my
Ab / C-Eb-Ab problem, He'll
Bb / C-Eb-Ab-Bb work it out
for me,

Vamp:

F / C-Eb-Ab
G / D-F-Bb
Ab / Eb-G-Bb
for me,
Ab / Eb-G-C
G / D-F-Bb
F / C-Eb-Ab *3rd time around go to next part
He's working it out,
F / C-Eb-Ab
G / D-F-Bb
Ab / Eb-G-Bb
for me,
Ab / Eb-G-C
G / D-F-Bb
F / C-Eb-Ab
He's working
C / D-F-Bb it out, *hit chord and hold
(repeat)

Modulate to E:

He's working it out,
F# / C#-E-A
G# / D#-F#-B
A / E-G#-B
for me,
A / E-G#-C#
G# / D#-F#-B
F# / C#-E-A *2nd time around go to next part
He's working it out,
F# / C#-E-A
G# / D#-F#-B
A / E-G#-B
for me,
A / E-G#-C#
G# / D#-F#-B
F# / C#-E-A
He's working
C# / D#-F#-B it out, *hit chord and hold
(repeat)

Modulate to F:

He's working it out,
G / D-F-Bb
A / E-G-C
Bb / F-A-C
for me,
Bb / F-A-D
A / E-G-C
G / D-F-Bb
He's working it out,
G / D-F-Bb
A / E-G-C
Bb / F-A-C
for me,
Bb / F-A-D
A / E-G-C
G / D-F-Bb
He's working
D / E-G-C it out, *hit chord and hold
(repeat)

End:

if I tell
A / A-C-F God about my
Bb / Bb-D-F problem, He'll
C / C-D-F-Bb work it out
for me,
G / D-F-Bb
A / E-G-C
Bb / F-A-C
for me.
D / D-F-Bb
E / E-G-C
F / F-A-C