The Word of the
Lord: Psalm 125:18-21
18 The LORD
is near to all who call on him,
to all who call on him in truth.
fulfills the desires of those who fear him;
he hears their cry and saves them.
LORD watches over all who love him,
but all the wicked he will destroy.
mouth will speak in praise of the LORD.
Let every creature praise his holy name
Isaiah 54:6-86 “For the Lord has called you,
like a wife forsaken and grieved in spirit,
even like a wife of one’s youth when she is rejected,”
Says your God.
7 “for a brief moment I forsook you,
but with great compassion I will gather you.
8 “In an outburst of anger
I hid my face from you for a moment,
but with everlasting loving kindness I will have compassion on you,”
Says the Lord your Redeemer. (NASB)
The spring season conjures up a conglomerate of conflicting
emotions for me.