With a heart full of anxious request,
Which my Father in heaven bestowed,
I wandered alone, and distressed,
In search of a quiet abode.
Astray and distracted I cried,
Lord, where would'st Thou have me to be?
And the voice of the Lamb that had died
Said, Come, my beloved, to ME.
Tune Title: SANTIAMFirst Line: With a heart full of anxious requestComposer: Joel A. EricksonMeter: 18.104.22.168 DKey: A♭ MajorSource: Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary (http://www.ccel.org/ccel/waring/hymns.txt); Hymn 7: With a heart full of anxious request; Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/The_Blessing_Bestowed)