“Psalms of Ascent Series”, Quiet Time Coaching: Episode 131, Psalm 121 overview
You have found a daily podcast based on the Psalms of Ascent (Psalms 120-134).
They are designed to help our hearts and minds being a healthy place while the Covid 19 virus does its worst.
“Since, then, you have been raised with Christ, set your hearts on things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things. For you died, and your life is now hidden with Christ in God. When Christ, who is your life, appears, then you also will appear with him in glory.” (Colossians 3:1–4 NIV11)
Each day we will meditate on a verse or two from these wonderful Psalms as we make our pilgrimage from confusion to hope, pain to peace, anxiety to joy.
“A PILGRIM SONG I look up to the mountains;
does my strength come from mountains? No, my strength comes from GOD,
who made heaven, and earth, and mountains.
He won’t let you stumble,
your Guardian God won’t fall asleep. Not on your life! Israel’s
Guardian will never doze or sleep.
GOD’S your Guardian,
right at your side to protect you— Shielding you from sunstroke,
sheltering you from moonstroke.
GOD guards you from every evil,
he guards your very life. He guards you when you leave and when you return,
he guards you now, he guards you always.
” (Psalm 121:0–8 MESSAGE)
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“Worship the LORD with gladness; come before him with joyful songs.” (Psalms 100:2 NIV11)
God bless, Malcolm
PS: You might also be interested in my book: “An elephant’s swimming pool”, a devotional look at the Gospel of John