"Let's Really Read This
Psalm 23 - The Most Read Psalm In The
23 is the most read Psalm in the bible. Let's look into this
scripture and really grasp it, really feel it, really and honestly
get it into our hearts.
A shepherd takes care of all of the
sheep’s' needs. Jesus is the perfect shepherd. So how could it ever
be that we go without anything? It simply couldn't be. We shall not
"want" for anything. That's just the fact of it.
We are made
to lie down in green pastures. Just picture that for a moment;
really soak that scenario into your mind. It is so easy to get
caught up with things of this world and forget that we are made to
be at peace, led by the Lord, by still waters, not rough.
restored our souls and leads us in righteousness, for His namesake.
That's for Jesus' sake. Yes we are walking through the valley of the
"shadow" of death, but not it. We walk in Christ. We are to fear no
evil, because God is with us. His rod, which is His word and His
staff, which is His directing us, comforts us. God actually prepares
a table for us, to sup with Him, right in front of our enemies. He
does not hold back, because of who is near us.
anointed with oil (blessed, we are blessed), and our cup of joy,
truly does run over. Goodness and mercy does follow us, all the days
of our lives. And we will actually live in the house of the
Lord forever. So Smile.
J.M. Smith - © 03-30-11