Tuesday, 27 May 2008

a psalm

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A Psalm by Believer when she hit rock bottom and realised the only direction for help was from above

O Lord it is unto you
I lift up my eyes
and my soul and my hands
I lift up myself
For I have sunk to the depths
I smile to the world
But I cry on the inside
I feel overwhelmed
and am heavy with thought (Selah)
But through the darkness
the light of your word shines through
you said you are the I AM
Jehovah Shammah, ever present
Jehovah Shalom, Prince of Peace
Jehovah Tsikendu, my righteousness
Jehovah Rohi, my Shepherd
You are with me always
I can never hide from your presence
so I receive the strength i need
to overcome this day
and I will rejoice
because those who know their God
are strong and do exploits
Amen

16 comments:

OluwaDee said...

Amen to that.

I so love the psalms.
"I will lift up my eyes to d hills, where will my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, my father who will never abandon me."

God bless you deariee.

disgodkidd said...

amen. be strengthened.

Rinsola said...

Amen Amen and Amen. How'r u doing?

Believer said...

@oluwadee: So do I, I really find it easy to relate to David

@disgodkidd: Amen and amen

@rinsola: Thanks for your call, much appreciated.

Allied said...

Amen!!!

Psalms 121 comes to mind.. how are u?

AJIKE said...

YOU CAHNGED URE LAYOUT
LOVES IT

I LOVE THIS!

AMEN AMEN AMEN

God is ever so faithful!

how are u?

disgodkidd said...

liking the new template. catchy.

feather said...

He dwells in the praises of His people

Believer said...

@ajike: Thanks for your comment, how have you been? You shall surely overcome in your exams. Remain blessed

@allied: Fine, thank you. How have you been?

@disgodkidd:Thanks, i'm learning to try out new things

@feather:True talk..how are you doing?

feather said...

am good, God's being faithful. stay blest.

chichi said...

hmmm na wa for d new look o!! yea am n ur area now but not for long tho am bound to niaja in sum days hope u gud!!

The Life of a Stranger called me said...

Mehn this my dearest believer, I tell you it is indeed well. I was once where you are right now, and If I was told I will be where I am right now, I would have stonned the bearer of such a news.. infact if the Lord Himself told me, I may have believed but wondered back to my rock bottom state. But trust me, believe me when I say beliver the Lord who has set you apart. Who has loved you with an everlasting love, whose plans for you are so great that it has never ever entered into the heart of man, has prepared something super super for you. You are now in the birth pains of your greatness, and soon it will be realised. Hold on just for a moment longer, you'll see what the Lord has been doing even before you were conceived in your mother womb. Girl I am rejoicing with you, mehnn all is greatly well.

Love you babe.

Remi, United Kingdom said...

I breathed an Amen as I read this. God is your strength. Thank you for highlighting that the answers to all our spoken and unspoken prayers truly comes from God.

God bless

30+ said...

Aburo, Life is full of different terrains. From the brookside, to the valley of shadow death, still waters, green pastres, mountain.

One thing is constant GOD'S LOVE and GRACE.

There is no depth that is hands can not reach.

xxx

Believer said...

@feather: Nice to hear that. Remain blessed

@chichi:Ije oma, we'll talk when you get back. Remain blessed

@LOASCM: My sis, thank you for your encouragement, sometimes i want to post your comments, all references cited appropriately of course!

@remi: Thanks for your comment. God bless you

@30+: Egbon mi, ese gan. In all the changes of life, His love remains constant

The Life of a Stranger called me said...

Even if you refuse to cite me, the comments will always remein yours. Girl hows today been? Just checked in to see you're doing aight!!