Powered by 4 - July 15, 2017

Saturday, July 15

Personal God

Today's reading: Psalm 23:1-6

Psalm 23 is a cherished and well-known Psalm that is often quoted. It's a favorite because of its comforting and hope-giving message. I can’t tell you how many times I've read this psalm, but today the absolutely personal nature of verse 1 touched my heart.

"The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want."

I love that this verse is directed to each of us individually ("my" shepherd; "I" shall not want), which lets me know that God sees and is watching over every detail of my life. Thank you, God!!

What does the Lord being "your" shepherd (verse 1) mean to you? Do you believe that God is interested in you? Tami

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