What a blessing it is that our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, through sacrificing his perfect life on the cross for us and raising from the dead to conquer sin, death, and hell, has reconciled us to God our Father! Just the thought of this blessing out to fill our hearts with gratitude that our sins are forgiven and we are accepted by God!

Today my heart was quickened with an appreciation for Christ and I spent extended time alone with the Lord in prayer and meditation. Part of that time I meditated on Psalm 19 as I sat outside by a lake in the sunshine.

The Lord Jesus in Psalm 19

In Psalm 19 we are reminded that God is speaking to us in his creation and his law.  If only we will be still… Open the eyes of our heart… Breathe in deep… Listen…

We see his beauty. We hear his wisdom. We know he is Love. We sense his heart reaching out to draw us close and embrace us in love. We trust his goodness transforming us into his own image. We share him with every person that we can!

O Beauty of beauties! O Wisdom of wisdom! O Word of life! O Jesus!

I appreciated the Lord Jesus in Psalm 19 — he is the Anointed One of prophecy and the One who fulfilled all righteousness. Perhaps my poetic meditation on Jesus in Psalm 19 will inspire you to spend some time alone in prayer, listening to God’s Word and appreciating the Name that is above all names:

God’s Word to Me

You are God’s Son shining in the heavens
I smile in your light

You are my Bridegroom coming for me
I hold you in my heart

You are my Champion rejoicing to run your course
I follow you

You are God’s Law restoring souls
I study and obey you

You are the holy sacrifice for my sins
I receive your mercy

You are more precious than gold
I give up all for you

You are sweeter than honey
I delight in you

You are God’s Word to me
I love to speak your name

15 responses to “Jesus in Psalm 119: God’s Word to Me

  • I thank you for sharing this with me. I have been talking to our Lord for guidance with my job and in reading this, it has given me great since of knowing in trusting in him that he has me and knows what is best for me. My Lord my savior i adore you with my whole heart. I am yours

  • Upon seeking for words of encouragement to boost my dismay of a horrific ailment that literally took my life-(was on life support and in a coma due to menengistis) Thanks be to the family and friends of faith that prayed my life to continue here on earth and the one and only God that answered the prayers!

    • Jaclyn, We are thankful to hear about the incredible work God is doing in your life! We hope you continue to find encouragement. Consider checking out more resources to continue this journey. Blessings to you!

  • “I came that they might have life and have it abundantly” does not mean a life of ease and prosperity. Jesus himself had no home gave himself up entirely to hisown ministry. That ministry is US!! He is always with us especially in times like these. It may seem that others have what we do not, but cling to the pormise that Jesus gives-“I will never leave you or forsake you.” He is with us in our hard times if we just turn to him in trust.

  • Thank you….My soul is heavy. There is so much pain for an unfufilled life. I watch my wrong doers go on and have amazing lifes. I pray for them daily. I believe that God will protect and love me. I am human and yearn for human things such as love but if God loves me who else can measure.

    • Sharay, you are seen and dearly loved by God! Consider listening to this podcast on praying your feelings. Jesus wants to walk with you and bring lightness to the heavy places. Blessings to you!

  • Thank you for your most wonderful words of encouragement. May God continue to walk with us all in Jesus name amen.

    • Lord, thank you for Anjail’s desire to learn more about you. We pray that you will guide and encourage Anjail each step of the way and be the Good Shepherd for Him on this wonderful journey of getting to know you Jesus, more and more. In Jesus name. Amen.

  • Very encouraging words to my spirit,soul,body and mind. I trust in the Lord and will always run to him fir his love endures forever and there’s none like him.

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