Sawyer Brown is doing this song live
We have had so many requests for the lyrics
we bought Paul Thorn's album to get them
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"Mission Temple Fireworks Stand"

I saw a black man with a bible and a sparkler in his hand.
He was holding a tent revival and running a firework stand.
He said the end of the world is coming so you better get on your knees.
Today bottle rockets are two for one, but salvation's free.

He said I quit my job at a big church where the milk and money flowed,
to sell cherry bombs for Jesus in a tent beside the road.
I ain't in it for the money, most cars pass on by.
But I pay the rent on New Years and the fourth of July.
Here at the

Holy Ghost,
Big Bang Theory,
Pentecostal,
Fire and Brimstone,
Mission Temple Firework Stand

He said fireworks are dangerous. They can blow up in your face.
So you better read the instructions, light the fuse and get away.
These things are made in China, so it's easy to see,
how a man who worships Buddha ain't got no guarantee.
This is the

Holy Ghost,
Big Bang Theory,
Pentecostal,
Fire and Brimstone,
Mission Temple Firework Stand

He said everything I'm selling is all going up in smoke.
This world is like an atom bomb, it's ready to explode.
When the trumpet sounds and The Lord comes back I promise you one thing.
I'll be a human bottle rocket and I'll go out with a bang.
I'll leave this,

Holy Ghost,
Big Bang Theory,
Pentecostal,
Fire and Brimstone,
Mission Temple Firework Stand

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and Paul Wayne Thorn
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