Herbert Buffum

Herbert Buffum
Herbert Buffum (1879-1939)
Short Name: Herbert Buffum
Full Name: Buffum, Herbert (Emery), 1879-1939
Birth Year: 1879
Death Year: 1939

Herbert Buffum was born in La Fayette, Illinois 13 November 1879. He became a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church. He started preaching at seventeen years of age. He did city mission work up and down the Pacific Coast and later in small towns in Kansas. He began publishing hymns at the age of eighteen.

Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916)


Texts by Herbert Buffum (188)sort descendingAsInstances
A wee little child had been left all aloneHerbert Buffum (Author)3
A wonderful message I bring unto youHerbert Buffum (Author)2
All my childhood I hatedHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Awful days of tribulationHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Come now to Jesus, he calleth theeHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Could we catch the glistening of the dewHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Do not be discouraged when the clouds hang lowHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Do not be discouraged when the dark clouds comeHerbert Buffum (Author)5
Do not sing, Will there be any stars in my crownHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Does it seem so unjust and so cruel today?Herbert Buffum (Author)2
Down in the depths of the spirit filled lifeHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Ever since I started out to follow JesusHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Every day has its sunsetHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Far away across the ocean comes a call for Gospel lightHerbert Buffum (Author)3
God can make a way when there is no wayHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Have the dark clouds settledHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Have you ever wandered away from your homeH. B. (Author)2
He keeps on loving us stillHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Heaven comes down my soul to greetHerbert Buffum (Author)14
Here so many are taking vacationHerbert Buffum (Author)5
Hide me in the shelter of Thy loveHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I belong to Jesus, He's my friendRev. Herbert Buffum (Author)2
I could not tell in many yearsHerbert Buffum (Author)3
I dreamed I had searched all through heaven for youHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I find a safe and sure retreatHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I found more than I ever expectedHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I had wandered far from the foldHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I have a friend who is always the sameHerbert Buffum (Author)4
I have a hallelujah chorus in my soulHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I have found the Savior precious, and He's all in all to meHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I have heard of a city beyond the blue skyHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I have said I will to JesusHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I hope to live till Jesus comesHerbert Buffum (Author)18
I know not why my way is hedged aboutHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I love my blessed Savior no matter what he sendsHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I love my Savior so I seldom stopHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I may not always understandHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I never loved Jesus as I love him nowHerbert Buffum (Author)3
I one time felt a pity for the ChristiansHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I one time placed glory-land over the seaHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I sigh not for riches, I seek not for fameHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I sing when the days are all sunnyHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I want to be ready when Jesus comes backHerbert Buffum (Author)11
I want to go deeper in JesusHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I was a stubborn child, I know it wellHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I was drifting alone, with no pilot to guideHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I was feeling bowed downHerbert Buffum (Author)4
I was just as wretched as a soul could beHerbert Buffum (Author)4
If burdened your heartHerbert Buffum (Author)3
If death ended all and if man had no soulHerbert Buffum (Author)6
If the Bible is true, there is heaven to gainHerbert Buffum (Author)2
If you have ere listened to God's tender voiceHerbert Buffum (Author)2
If you have grown weary and heart-sick of sinHerbert Buffum (Author)2
If you would enter heavenHerbert Buffum (Author)2
If your life seems sad and drearyHerbert Buffum (Author)2
If your sins are all forgiven and your heart is cleanHerbert Buffum (Author)2
If your sins have been forgiven you in Jesus' blessed nameHerbert Buffum (Author)11
I'm a pilgrim and a stranger passing throughHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I'm but a pilgrim here below, I cannot tarryHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I'm having a good time with JesusHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I'm in love with Jesus, the lover of my soulHerbert Buffum (Author)4
I'm rejoicing night and dayHerbert Buffum (Author)36
I'm so glad that Jesus came (Buffum)Herbert Buffum (Author)2
In looking over God's calendar of daysH. B. (Author)2
In meditation deep one nightHerbert Buffum (Author)2
In the center of God's will I'm sweetly restingHerbert Buffum (Author)2
In the day when things were new we have had our pioneersHerbert Buffum (Author)2
In the days long ago, there in anguish and woeHerbert Buffum (Author)2
In the hollow of his hand, I am safely shelteredHerbert Buffum (Author)2
It may not seem welcome nowHerbert Buffum (Author)5
I've a message to bring you my brotherHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I've been traveling for Jesus so much of my lifeHerbert Buffum (Author)15
I've entered into Canaan from Egypt's bondageHerbert Buffum (Author)3
I've started out to walk the pathway to heavenHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I've started out to walk the straight and narrow wayHerbert Buffum (Author)2
I've turned my back forever on old Satan (Buffum)Herbert Buffum (Author)1
Jesus Christ was made, we're told, the Chief Corner stoneHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Just a little smile from Jesus in the morningHerbert Buffum (Author)4
Just ahead are greater things than I have seenHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Keep looking, keep lookingHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Lift me up above the shadowsHerbert Buffum (Author)21
Long I sought to find peace through the works of the lawHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Long my feet had wandered on in paths of follyH. B. (Author)3
Long my soul was so restless seeking peace everywhereHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Lord, I have started to walk in the lightH. B. (Author)53
Lord, I long to be holyHerbert Buffum (Author)6
Love stands the test in every trying hourHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Made one in Christ, O what a blissful unionHerbert Buffum (Author)3
Mi laŭdas la Dion pro vivoHerbert Buffum (Author)2
My heart is aglow with the heavenly flameHerbert Buffum (Author)2
My heart is fixed, O God on Thee (Buffum)Herbert Buffum (Author)6
My heart is fixed on Jesus, for He's my all in allHerbert Buffum (Author)2
My heart is running o'er with praiseHerbert Buffum (Author)2
My heart is so happy in Jesus my LordHerbert Buffum (Author)4
My heart was always restless I sought peace everywhereHerbert Buffum (Author)6
My heart was closed to the Savior's knockHerbert Buffum (Author)2
My life is hid with Christ in God, Hidden awayHerbert Buffum (Author)3
My life is no longer all tarnished by sinHerbert Buffum (Author)2
My life is now hidden with Christ in GodHerbert Buffum (Author)2
My little bark was tempest tossedHerbert Buffum (Author)3
My sheep know my voice, and the path that I takeH. Buffum (Author)25
My sins, which were many, are all washed away (Buffum)Herbert Buffum (Author)2
Nearer, my Lord, to theeHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Not now go spirit go thy wayHerbert Buffum (Author)2
"Not tonight" said the youthHerbert Buffum (Author)2
O wanderer afar from the dear Shepherd's foldHerbert Buffum (Author)2
O wanderer, far from thy God astrayHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Often I've watched the cloudsHerbert Buffum (Author)5
O how well I remember in the old fashioned daysH. B. (Author)18
Once I saw deliverance a long way offHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Once I thought that glory land was just above the skyHerbert Buffum (Author)4
Out of the power and darkness of sinHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Praise God for a present salvationHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Praise the Lord for the bloodHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Praise the Lord, I have an all sufficient SaviorHerbert Buffum (Author)2
¡Qué gozo yo tengo en Cristo el Señor!Herbert Buffum (Author)2
Say not that God his face has hidden from youHerbert Buffum (Author)2
So many are buildingHerbert Buffum (Author)2
So many are saying because of the timesHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Some people object to our shoutingHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Some want silver, some want goldHerbert Buffum (Author)5
Someone will come to the fold tonightHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Speak a little word for Jesus, He has done so muchHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Sweet Rose of Sharon in Thee I seeHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Take me in thy fold, dear JesusHerbert Buffum (Author)2
The cross that was planted on Calvary's browHerbert Buffum (Author)2
The devil now is ragingHerbert Buffum (Author)2
The fight is on and soldiers brave are neededHerbert Buffum (Author)4
The golden light of Heaven now shines upon my soulHerbert Buffum (Author)2
The heart that was broken on Calvary's treeHerbert Buffum (Author)2
The joy of one day in his presenceHerbert Buffum (Author)3
The prodigal had wandered from his father's homeHerbert Buffum (Author)2
The whole world looks brighter and better to meHerbert Buffum (Author)2
There are days that we all have forgottenHerbert Buffum (Author)2
There are lengths and breadths, there are heights and depthsHerbert Buffum (Author)2
There are plenty of doubts about lots of thingsHerbert Buffum (Author)2
There is only one way to be cleansed from your sinHerbert Buffum (Author)2
There is soon to dawn an everlasting dayHerbert Buffum (Author)3
There's a big time coming and it's not far awayHerbert Buffum (Author)2
There's a country far beyond the starry skyHerbert Buffum (Author)21
There's a great loving Father in heavenHerbert Buffum (Author)2
There's a Keeper of Books in the Land over the BlueHerbert Buffum (Author)2
There's a song in my soul which I'm singing each dayHerbert Buffum (Author)2
There's a way of deep remorse o'er sins committedHerbert Buffum (Author)2
There's a wonderful invention, it is called the radioHerbert Buffum (Author)3
There's a wonderful time it is not far awayHerbert Buffum (Author)2
There's coming a wonderful, wonderful dayHerbert Buffum (Author)19
There's naught can alarm me nor fill me with dreadH. B. (Author)2
They led him away to be crucifiedHerbert Buffum (Author)5
Though dark be the wayHerbert Buffum (Author)4
Though far you may wander away from the foldHerbert Buffum (Author)16
Though the hosts of sin assailHerbert Buffum (Author)3
Through the word of our testimonyHerbert Buffum (Author)2
What a wonderful, wonderful loveHerbert Buffum (Author)1
What though the days may seem drearyHerbert Buffum (Author)2
What tho' the way be rough and steep?Herbert Buffum (Author)2
When all seems dark and the fierce billows rollHerbert Buffum (Author)2
When at last my work on earthHerbert Buffum (Author)3
When days are dreary, when heart is wearyHerbert Buffum (Author)3
When first I was convertedHerbert Buffum (Author)2
When I become weary and tiredHerbert Buffum (Author)2
When Jesus laid aside the crownHerbert Buffum (Author)2
When laden with sin and bowed down with griefHerbert Buffum (Author)4
When our work on earth is endedHerbert Buffum (Author)3
When the King returns in gloryHerbert Buffum (Author)2
When the mighty tribulations are poured out upon the earthHerbert Buffum (Author)2
When the roll is called in heaven and we answer to our names (Buffum)Herbert Buffum (Author)7
When the roll is called in heaven in the last great judgment dayHerbert Buffum (Author)2
When the trials of life seem almost too heavyHerbert Buffum (Author)2
When we come to meet around the great white throneHerbert Buffum (Author)2
When we walk with the Savior, He is often so nearHerbert Buffum (Author)7
When you hear the thunder booming, when you see the lightning flashHerbert Buffum (Author)5
When you start to follow Jesus in the narrow wayHerbert Buffum (Author)2
When your friends have all forgotten and it seems that no one caresHerbert Buffum (Author)2
When your sins are all forgiven, and you're walking in the lightHerbert Buffam (Author)3
Where hast thou gleaned today, reaperHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Where I am going there is no sorrowRev. Herbert Buffum (Author)5
While I walk this vail of tearsHerbert Buffam (Author)2
While walking with my SaviorHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Who is the One who can give sweet peaceHerbert Buffum (Author)4
Who is the one who neverHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Why repine because you cannot fillHerbert Buffum (Author)3
Wir singen von Jesus, Sein ist Gewalt und MachtHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Would you know the message for this very dayHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Would you know the secretHerbert Buffum (Author)2
Would you understand the secretHerbert Buffum (Author)2
You ask where is heavenHerbert Buffum (Author)2
You say you feel the Savior's presenceHerbert Buffum (Author)2

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