Give Me A Kind, Forgiving Heart
Scripture: Ephesians 4:32
Time Signature: 4/4
Hymn Status: Partnership (An agreement between the hymn writer and R.J. Stevens Music, LLC.)
1. The hymn writer does not want this hymn and its arrangement altered in any way.
2. The hymn writer does not want this hymn accompanied with instrumental music.
Ephesians 5:19; Colossians 3:16
Verse 1: Give me a kind, forgiving heart. Let pardon be my goal. May no grudge enter in my heart to take control.
Verse 2: Give me a sweet and gentle tongue. Let kindness be my song. Keep me from words that wound and keep my tongue from wrong.
Verse 3: Give me a soul that yearns for truth, Hungering for Thy word. Help me to share the greatest story ever heard.
Verse 4: Give me a heart that longs for peace, With other men and Thee. Help me to know that peace must first begin with me.