Monday, January 5, 2009

New Year's Goal # 1: Become a Tree

How blessed is the man
who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked,
Nor stand in the path of sinners,
Nor sit in the seat of scoffers!
But his delight is in the law of the LORD,
And in His law he meditates day and night.
He will be like a tree firmly planted by streams of water,
Which yields its fruit in its season
And its leaf does not wither;
And in whatever he does, he prospers.
~Psalm 1:1-3

The righteous man will flourish like the palm tree,
He will grow like a cedar in Lebanon.
Planted in the house of the LORD,
They will flourish in the courts of our God.
They will still yield fruit in old age;
They shall be full of sap and very green,
To declare that the LORD is upright;
He is my rock, and there is no unrighteousness in Him.
~ Psalm 92:12-15

1 comment:

  1. Awesome! Psalms 92:12-15 is the scriptures that my pastor read over my husband and I when we joined our church. I definitely want to flourish in the courts of our God.


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