I am not sure why, maybe by tradition, but Psalm 27 is THE Psalm for the month of Elul, which ends this afternoon at sunset. Frankly, until a meeting I had today, the Psalm and its twice-a-day reading during this month completely fell off my radar. It has been a crazy busy and challenging month as we have gone through so much. Still, Abba has been good.
Well, a friend pointed me to the Psalm knowing a small bit of my family’s present situation and I sat quietly at the library to read… WOW!! Speaks directly to me and where I am right now!
Check it out:
27 The Lord is my light and my salvation;
Whom shall I fear?
The Lord is the defense of my life;
Whom shall I dread?
2 When evildoers came upon me to devour my flesh,
My adversaries and my enemies, they stumbled and fell.
3 Though a host encamp against me,
My heart will not fear;
Though war arise against me,
In spite of this I shall be confident. Continue reading “A Psalm for today…”