The Plans I Have for You by DeDe

Story Behind The Song

This song, co-written by DeDe, & Award-winning, Nashville 38 #1 hit songwriter/producer, Don Koch, is beautiful and inspiring. Originally based on Jeremiah 29:11-13, it's a crossover Adult Contemporary song: a lullaby of God's love. It also represents the love & protection a mother has towards her cherished child, or a husband has for his beloved wife; the words and melody are timeless and can apply to many situations where someone is watching over their loved one: nurturing and protecting them as they help to "plan" the good things that they will give them and will come their way in life. This is an affirming song of hope and love, a beautiful song that will inspire you!

Song Description

This song, over a year in the making, was originally conceived and written by DeDe. When DeDe decided to produce her CD project, "Love & Fairy Tales" (July 2013!) with Don Koch, he lent his expert songwriting and together the song blossomed into the beautiful lullaby of love you hear today. May this song bless you, and give you hope, joy, peace and comfort in this journey called life. This song is already charting in the top 15 on the CRW add charts on the Radio, and is expected to be a big song.

Song Length 3:59 Genre Pop - Religious, Pop - Easy Listening
Tempo Medium Slow (91 - 110) Lead Vocal Female Vocal
Mood Joyful, Serene Subject Hope, Joy
Similar Artists Sarah Mclachlan, Amy Grant Language English
Era 2000 and later

Lyrics

The Plans I Have for You by D. Wedekind & D. Koch
Copyright 2013, ASCAP & BMI

For I know the plans I have for you
Plans to give you hope and a future too,
You will find your joy and strength renewed
When you call on My Name

When you call Me I will answer
When you need Me I'll be there,
I will love you and protect you
I long to hear your,
Your every prayer.

For I know the plans I have for you
Plans to fill your heart and your mind with truth,
There's no darkness that can cloud your view
When you call on My Name

My love is deeper than the ocean
My arms stretch out across the seas
My heart has only one desire
To hold you close yet,
Set you free.
Set you free...

For I know the road that leads you home
It's the way, the truth that guides your soul,
So be strong for you are not alone
When you call on My Name

When you call Me I will answer
When you need Me I'll be there,
I will love you and protect you
I long to hear your,
Your every prayer.

I long to hear your every prayer.

A really love song with great vocals. The melody is peaceful and comforting. Great job!

God Bless you in every way. Anointed voice and hopeful song.
Mixed and mastered beautiful. Free Indeed! Best to you and yours.

This is just awesome.... I would listen to this everyday. Beautiful, inspiring just awesome.!
Voice is beautiful!

Vocals are soothing and sweet - sounding!! Great lyrics/ instrumentation!! Nice job!!

Lyrics Deborah Wedekind & Don Koch Music Deborah Wedekind, ASCAP IPI #652571541
Producer Don Koch Publisher DP Marketing Diva Prince Productions, ASCAP IPI #685086802
Performance Deborah Wedekind Label Diva Prince Productions
This track is on 117 Member Playlists
Playlist Creator Playlist Name Date Added
Roy Elkins Pop 2019 11/19/2018
TSW - The Song Writers Home sweet Home 8/30/2017
TSW - The Song Writers Nice arrangemenT 8/30/2017
TSW - The Song Writers Best Vocals 8/30/2017
TSW - The Song Writers DedE 8/30/2017
TSW - The Song Writers Awesome vocalS 8/30/2017
TSW - The Song Writers Best Original 8/30/2017
TSW - The Song Writers Pure goodnesS 8/30/2017
TSW - The Song Writers Goose bumps... 8/30/2017
TSW - The Song Writers Spiritually Connected 8/30/2017
TSW - The Song Writers Angel Voicies 8/30/2017
amy abernathy My Top Songs 6/17/2016
Abram Band A Tribute to Eternity Together Again 12/19/2015
Abram Band Passion To Finish The Work We All Do 12/19/2015
Abram Band The Time Is Now! 12/19/2015
Abram Band Instrumentals That Hold Your Soul Captive! 12/19/2015
Abram Band Gathers Peace Within The Soul 12/19/2015
Abram Band A Journey To Your Ears 12/19/2015
Abram Band Core Industry Greats In Film 12/19/2015
Abram Band Passionate Love Music & Songs 12/19/2015
Abram Band Pro Masters 12/19/2015
Abram Band Best Artist's 12/19/2015
Abram Band Composers That Take you Up & Out Beautiful! 12/19/2015
Abram Band A Journey Along Heaven's Gate 12/19/2015
Abram Band Creation Bursts of Life! 12/19/2015
Abram Band You Give Your All Always! 12/19/2015
Abram Band Artist's & Composer's Passionate Soul's Exceptional Works 12/19/2015
Abram Band Best Production's 12/19/2015
Abram Band BroadJam Family 12/19/2015
Abram Band True Passion In Vocals 12/19/2015
Abram Band A Cry Of Truth 12/19/2015
Abram Band Love Does Cover All Song's & Sound Tracks 12/19/2015
Abram Band Exceptional Artists 12/19/2015
Abram Band Sail to The Top ! 12/19/2015
Abram Band Live to Give 12/19/2015
Abram Band Creative Works Expressive Work Projected 12/19/2015
Abram Band Best Writing And Arrangements 12/19/2015
Abram Band The Light Of The World! 12/19/2015
Abram Band Expressive Music In Motion 12/19/2015
The LovePops Songs of Unearthly Beauty 5/21/2015
Andrew Skiadas songs 5/13/2015
Abram Band The Whole Truth 5/12/2015
Abram Band Home Run ! 5/12/2015
Abram Band World Music to Enlighten Your Mind 5/12/2015
Abram Band Your Fingerprint's Across The World Music 5/12/2015
Abram Band Blind Faith 5/12/2015
Abram Band When you need Hope! 5/12/2015
Abram Band Inspire Your Heart 5/12/2015
Abram Band Dynamic 21st Century Cinematic 5/12/2015
Mr. Lindsay Mac BEST OF THE BEST 4/15/2015
Abram Band Sending Hope For Your Award 3/27/2015
Abram Band Best Instrumental Arrangements 3/27/2015
Abram Band Instrumental Wonders 3/27/2015
Abram Band Best Of Best 3/27/2015
Abram Band Will Move You 3/27/2015
Abram Band Across The World Music & Love 3/27/2015
Abram Band Honest Reflections From The Soul 3/27/2015
Ionut Mirel Udrea Wonderful Songs 3/19/2015
Ionut Mirel Udrea My Favourites Songs 3/19/2015
Ionut Mirel Udrea Best of the best 3/19/2015
Cyn DeDe 3/5/2015
Cyn Beautiful Soul 3/5/2015
Cyn Songs of the Spirit 3/5/2015
Cyn Love Songs 3/5/2015
Cyn Songs of Love & Hope 3/5/2015
Cyn Songs of mystery & beauty 3/5/2015
Cyn Songs of Inspiration 3/5/2015
Cyn Sweet poignant songs 3/5/2015
Cyn My Top Songs 3/5/2015
Abram Band Dynamic Vocals That Send You to Awe! 2/18/2015
Abram Band The Heart Holds Love 2/18/2015
Abram Band Crafty Lyrics 2/18/2015
Abram Band Alpha & Omega 2/18/2015
Abram Band Unique Work 2/18/2015
Abram Band Best Love Songs & Music Sound Tracks 2/18/2015
Abram Band Outstanding Musicianship! 2/18/2015
Abram Band Do You Realize How Good You Are? 2/18/2015
Abram Band Kindness Raining On Your Mind 1/25/2015
Abram Band Music With A Orginal Style 1/25/2015
Abram Band Passion From The Pain 1/25/2015
Abram Band From The Fields Of Your Heart 1/25/2015
Abram Band Vocals Are Outstanding! 1/25/2015
Abram Band Outstanding Music & Song Messages 1/25/2015
Abram Band Dramatic Works 1/25/2015
Abram Band Lyrics Outstanding 1/25/2015
Abram Band Sent Me 1/25/2015
Abram Band Top Ten Sails 1/25/2015
Abram Band Best Sound Tracks 1/25/2015
Abram Band Best Productions Just Amazing 1/25/2015
Abram Band Top Songs & Music Tracks 1/25/2015
DeDe WedeKind Quality Lyrics 1/19/2015
Diana Rasmussen Heart songs 1/14/2015
Nick Fuse Songs of Wishes and Dreams 12/12/2014
Ionut Mirel Udrea Best Songs 12/10/2014
Ionut Mirel Udrea My Top Songs 12/10/2014
Ionut Mirel Udrea Best Vocal 12/10/2014
Ionut Mirel Udrea Best Pop Songs 12/10/2014
Edward Michaels do'in just fine 8/5/2014
larrybear Beautiful melodies 7/27/2014
PeterSchwepker8937175 Special Listening 6/27/2014
Diva908701654 Inspiring Music 5/25/2014
Diva908701654 Great Vocal Songs 5/25/2014
PeterSchwepker8937175 My Top Songs 5/1/2014
DeDe WedeKind Great Guitar Songs 4/29/2014
DeDe WedeKind My Top 10 Songs Bjam 4/29/2014
Julia Schmidt My Top Songs 4/21/2014
Diana Rasmussen Inspiration 4/19/2014
Crosseyed Miles My Top Songs 2/5/2014
David D. Mason My Top Songs 2/4/2014
NashvilleJoe NJ's FAVES--songs i like a lot ! 2/1/2014
larrybear Larry's Favorites 1/31/2014
larrybear My Top Songs 1/31/2014
larrybear Inspirational songs 1/31/2014
Nick Fuse Songs of Faith 6/18/2013
Penny Towers magical songs of great beauty 5/10/2013
DeDe WedeKind My Top Songs 5/9/2013
DeDe WedeKind Inspirational 5/9/2013
Clean Clean

Clean Clean

Artist Name
00:00 / 00:00