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Take me to the King written by Kirk Franklin is a contemporary gospel song that was released June 12 2012 and nominated for a Grammy The song was number one on the US Billboard Gospel Songs for nineteen consecutive weeks Take me to the King is sung by Pamela Mann an American artist and actress who is most known for her participation in Tyler Perry productions this song is a piece that explains if someone is too weak to go on then heshe needs to pray to the Lord and offer Him your heartWhile writing Take me to the King Kirk Franklin believed that the song should not be recorded by the best singer but instead by an artist who can communicate and tell the story best The entire song was written through honesty and it tells a story of the trials and tribulations that people experience Kirk Franklins intention was to write a song that would represent how people are feeling and what they are going through With this said this song is inspirational spiritual life-changing and the truth It is extremely rare to find current artist that you believe that the music they sing is a part of their living You can feel that she has an intimacy with God that transcends audiences and congregational interaction In the song Take me to the King the lyrics talk about offering ones heart to the Lord Take me to the KingI dont have much to bringMy heart is torn in piecesIts my offering Similar to the song in Genesis four Eve gives birth to Cain who becomes a farmer and Abel who becomes a shepherd Both Cain and Abel go forth before God where Cain offers crop and Abel offers livestock God accepts Abels offer because it is a sacrifice Both the song and Bible compare because Take me to the King is saying that although a person may not have anything to offer God
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