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Saturday, February 4, 2012

Under His Wings

"He shall cover you with His feathers. And under His wings you shall take refuge."  Psalm 91:4

Have you ever prayed the Psalms aloud?  If not, I invite you to do so.  For me personally, speaking or praying the words of the psalmist brings peaceful moments, hope-filled days, and strength when I am weary. How wonderful to know that during each moment of our lives, the safest resting place we have is found under His wings.  Below is the Psalm I prayed this morning, along with a meaningful song entitled, "Under His Wings" by the Sisters.

Prayer: "O, God, you are my God; earnestly I seek you; my soul thirsts for you; my flesh faints for you, as in a dry and weary land where there is no water.  So I have looked upon you in the sanctuary, beholding your power and glory.  Because your steadfast love is better than life, my lips will praise you.  So I will bless you as long as I live; in your name I will lift up my hands.  My soul will be satisfied as with fat and rich food, and my mouth will praise you with joyful lips, when I remember you upon my bed, and meditate on you in the watches of the night, for you have been my help, and in the shadow of your wings I will sing for joy.  My soul clings to you; your right hand upholds me."  Amen.  Psalm 63:1-8 (ESV)


  1. That was beautiful Carolyn! Under His wings He covers us so we can see again..How comforting.

    David the Psalmist said seven time a day do I praise you.(119:164)

    From the rising of the sun to the going down the Lord's name is to be praised(113:3)

    As the deer pants for the water brooks, so pants my soul for you, O God.( 42:1)

    He quenches our deepest thirst, our wounds are healed, our strength is renewed and we are placed beyond the reach of the enemy!

  2. Amen and Amen! Thank you, Joyce, for the wonderful scripture verses and promises from God.