We're about to start a sermon series focused on what the Bible says about the heart of man. For example, Love the Lord…with all your heart, Who can know it?, Mt. 6:21, Find your treasure, find your heart, Mt. 12:34; Mt. 15:19, Jn. 14:27.
I'm looking for a few great songs that deal with the heart. We're already using "My Heart Is Yours" by Kristian Stanfill and "All You've Ever Wanted" by Casting Crowns. All suggestions are welcome! Thanks!
Well, I leave it to you to decide if it's a great song or not, but, here's one I wrote called "What I Tell My Heart." - http://www.charleswolff.com/DFUMC/WITH.mp3 - at the request of the band, I did write a second verse that I can post. Forgive, if you have to, the overuse of MIDI sax & clarinet...
Another one of mine, "Wholeheartedly," http://www.charleswolff.com/DFUMC/WHOL.mp3
"Change My Heart O God" is probably too old for you, but it's a classic... "Open the Eyes of My..."
Sounds like a good excuse to do some youtubing, I'll let you know if I find anything else...
Purify My Heart (refiner's fire) by Brian Doerksen was the first song that came to mind.
Paul Baloche's Shaken has a line about where our treasure is there our hearts will be too, though the heart isn't the main focus of the song.
Results of a bit of youtubesurfing -
Your musical tastes differ from mine, I'm sure, but these were some things I found that appealed to me...