Have you ever sung the song, “Seek Ye First,” by Karen Lafferty?
Seek ye first the kingdom of God
And His righteousness,
And all these things shall be added unto you,
Lyrics by Karen Lafferty, © 1972 Maranatha! Music.
This article by Kim Jackson at Today’s Christian fills you in on the history behind the song. Find out how God used one woman’s overdue rent and a Bible study on Matthew 6 to bring about one of the most well known worship songs of the past three decades.