"It's 3p.m." she said, I said
"You're crazy"
She said "get out of bed, why are you so lazy? Why waste the day away?"
I said, "Because I'm tired"
"Wendy's called by th eway, they told me that you're fired."

Woah oh oh, Woah oh oh
So wreckless for all these years
Woah oh oh, woah oh oh
I crash into a wall
Woah oh oh , Woah oh oh
there's a ringing in my ears
Woah oh oh, Woah oh oh
and it's my wake up call
Jesus gave me a wake up call
take this world with a grain of salt
Jesus gave me a wake up call

"It's 3 a.m." she said, "Who are you, Matchbox 20?"
She said, "Are you getting rest?"
Sarcastic, I said "Plenty"
"Don't be a hypocrit."
I asked "What are you saying?"
When you praise God, do you meant it?
Are you sleeping when you're praying?

Woah oh oh, Woah oh oh
so wreckless for all these years
Woah oh oh, Woah oh oh
I crash into a wall
Woah oh oh, Woah oh oh
There's a ringing in my ears
Woah oh oh, Woah oh oh
and it's my wake up call
God gave me a wake up call
Take this world with a grain of salt
Jesus gave me a wake up call


Lyrics submitted by ThreeMilesDown

Wake up Call Lyrics as written by Matthew Arnold Thiessen Brian Lee Pittman

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group, Capitol CMG Publishing

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    doing things wrong then suddenly seeing that you need to get your act together

    heltiazbaon April 14, 2002   Link
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    Let this song be YOUR wake up call!!!!!!!!!!!

    Musichick21on July 10, 2002   Link
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    um im not religious or do i like christian music, but relient k now thats some good christian punk!

    Emodavison August 13, 2002   Link
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    i agree man. im am defintly NOT religious or liking the christian thing, but a few jesus's here and there are worth the while for this jam.

    YouAreNotPunkon August 14, 2002   Link
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    reminds me of that song by matchbox 20 in a way......jelly donuts!!!

    SkiShon September 07, 2002   Link
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    hehehehehehehehehe..... it's three am she said who are you matchbox twenty?? hehehehehe... I thought that was funny... that's about the only part that I liked

    pink_frockon September 09, 2002   Link
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    This song really speaks to me cus Jesus sent me a wake up call.

    hardcorejesuschykon April 14, 2003   Link
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    This song really speaks to me cus jesus also sent me a wake up call...ROCK!

    hardcorejesuschykon April 14, 2003   Link
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    Hey, don't troll. This is a Christian artist, so most of us kinda think Jesus is cool.

    Anyways, what's the Matchbox 20 thing? I don't get that.

    P.S. - if you want a good christian music site, jesusfreakhideout.com

    Apploon May 12, 2004   Link
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    heya. i'm a christian and i just wanted to say, i've heard some christian stuff and this is by far the best. it's not takin' the whole christian let us be saved thing too far and it's brought awesome music and religion into one. good on 'em!

    MusikLuVRon June 03, 2004   Link

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