“And Mary said, ‘My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior.'” (Luke 1:46-47)
As I read through this passage this morning, it reminded me that our souls and spirits should be in a state of continuous praise towards our God, who so abundantly cares for us and fulfills His promises to us every day!
Psalm 117 is the shortest chapter in the Bible, and also brings us right into the middle of the Bible, being the 595th chapter. It reads:
“Praise the Lord, all you nations; extol him, all you peoples. For great is his love towards us, and the faithfulness of the Lord endures forever. Praise the Lord.” (Psa. 117:1-2)
It’s such a short chapter… only 3 brief sentences, but it packs so much TRUTH about our God in it! Reading through this chapter, it reminded me of the following about the Lord: (more…)