POTD: Feeling Dry? Here’s a Desert Prayer

In a desert? King David was many times, and this is what he prayed. Let’s join in…

O God, you are my God,
earnestly I seek you;
my soul thirsts for you,
my body longs for you,
in a dry and weary land
where there is no water.

I have seen you in the sanctuary
and beheld your power and your glory.
Because your love is better than life,
my lips will glorify you.
I will praise you as long as I live,
and in your name I will lift up my hands.
My soul will be satisfied as with the richest of foods;
with singing lips my mouth will praise you.

On my bed I remember you;
I think of you through the watches of the night.
Because you are my help,
I sing in the shadow of your wings.
My soul clings to you;
your right hand upholds me.

—King David, Psalm 63:1–8

Ah, so good!

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Jay McCarl

Author, pastor, speaker, chaplain, teacher, Holy Land tour leader, artist, musician, husband, dad, blessed. There you go.

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