It has all the apparent elements of music that, according to some, would render it unfit or inappropriate for God-honoring and Christ-centered worship -- It uses too many first person pronouns; it is too simple and repetitive, and it contains no Scripture or substantive doctrinal truths. Furthermore, it seems to present a man-initiated approach to salvation. In fact, it was popularized by the Billy Graham crusades and has become inseparable from its use in evangelistic altar calls.
Then, after watching his wife being pierced by the arrows, he said, “Though no one is here to go with me, still I will follow Jesus.”
So, that’s why I picked this song.