The Afters is a Christian pop rock band founded by Joshua Havens and Matt Fuqua. Havens and Fuqua first worked together in a Starbucks coffee shop in Mesquite, Texas, where they played for customers, before deciding to form a band. They added fellow Starbucks employees Brad Wigg and Marc Dodd. They have recorded six studio albums, over 15 singles, and have won 3 Dove Awards.
You’re the God who stays. You’re the one who runs in my direction When the whole world walks away. You’re the God who stands with wide open arms and you tell me nothing I have ever done can separate my heart from the God who stays.