It Took Jesus to Rescue Me

I was drifting alone, with no pilot to guide

Author: Herbert Buffum
Tune: [I was drifting alone, with no pilot to guide]
Published in 1 hymnal

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Author: Herbert Buffum

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) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I was drifting alone, with no pilot to guide
Title: It Took Jesus to Rescue Me
Author: Herbert Buffum
Refrain First Line: It took Jesus to rescue me
Publication Date: 1951
Copyright: © 1927, by Harry D. Clarke. Hope Publishing Co., owner


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