My heart is fixed, O God on Thee (Buffum)

My heart is fixed, O God on Thee (Buffum)

Author: Herbert Buffum
Tune: [My heart is fixed O God on Thee]
Published in 5 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 My heart is fixed O God on Thee,
No more my feet shall go astray;
I caught a glimpse of Calvary,
And now I walk with Christ today.

Refrain:
My heart is fixed O! God on Thee,
My eyes are now on things above,
From worldly yokes,
Praise God I’m free,
I’m running o’er with joy and love.

2 One time I wandered far away,
I did not heed the Shepherd’s voice;
My heart on God is fixed today,
For He is my eternal choice. [Refrain]

3 My heart is fixed my face is set,
Upon the prize that lies before;
All other claims I will reject,
My heart is fixed forevermore. [Refrain]

4 No longer tossed upon the waves,
Of sin and doubt but now I sail;
Within the life boat, Jesus saves,
No storms against me shall prevail. [Refrain]

Source: Soul Inspiring Songs #154

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: My heart is fixed, O God on Thee (Buffum)
Author: Herbert Buffum
Refrain First Line: Be thou exalted, O God

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Latter Rain Revival #d81
Songs of Old-Time Power: a Book of the Best Spiritual Songs for Evangelistic and All Religious Purposes #d100
Songs of Spiritual Power; Songs that Win #d106
Soul Inspiring Songs #154TextAudioPage Scan
Waves of Joy #d86
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