God of My Life

today's reading.
Psalms 42:6-11    And my God. My soul is cast down within me; therefore I remember you from the land of Jordan and of Hermon, from Mount Mizar...

the blog.
Even in the worst circumstances, God hasn't forgotten us. He hasn't abandoned us. Quite the contrary. Did you notice the words of verse 8? "By day the LORD commands his steadfast love, and at night his song is with me, a prayer to the God of my life." I love that verse and particularly how the psalmist recognizes the personal nature of his relationship with God when he says "God of my life." And really, you see that throughout Psalm 42 with the way the psalmist tells God exactly what's on his heart. 

What does God being "the god of my life" mean for you? Are you approaching and talking with God like the psalmist? Tami W.

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