As The Deer

Album: We Draw Near (1984)
  • You alone are my strength, my shield
    To You alone may my spirit yield
    You alone are my heart's desire
    And I long to worship Thee

    As the deer panteth for the water
    So my soul longeth after Thee
    You alone are my heart's desire
    And I long to worship Thee

    You're my friend
    And You are my brother
    Even though You are a King
    I love You more than any other
    So much more than anything

    I want You more than gold or silver
    Only You can satisfy
    You alone are the real joy giver
    And the apple of my eye

    Writer/s: Martin J. Nystrom
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc., DistroKid
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 3

  • Timothy Thomas from NigeriaThis song is serious massage to everyone listen to it. I pray and hope my heart will continue to seek God as though the deer search for water in the desert.
  • Veronica Wolfe from Limestone, MiI just love this song so much and it has a message that I am so very needful of at this time. Praise the Lord for Marty Nystrom having written such a beautiful song.
  • Veronica Wolfe from Limestone, MiSuch a beautiful, meanginful song.
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