"Be still, and
Know that I am God;
I will be exalted among the nations,
I will be exalted in the earth."
I have been still this morning, reading my Bible, and reading others' posts about keeping Christ in Christmas, including Collette's excellent post at http://jesuslovesmums.blogspot.com/
It is quiet in the house this morning, while Jeff and Jase are out helping shut-ins from our church put up their Christmas decorations.
The verses above tell us to BE STILL and KNOW that HE IS GOD, and that He is exalted in the earth. Then, the next Psalm is just one of the Psalms that tells us HOW to exalt Him.
Clap your hands, all you nations,
shout to God with cries of joy.
How awesome is the Lord Most High,
the great King over all the earth!
He subdued nations under us,
peoples under our feet.
He chose our inheritance for us,
the pride of Jacob, whom He loved.
God has ascended amid shouts of joy,
the Lord amid the sounding of
Sing praises to God, sing praises;
sing praises to our King, sing praises.
For God is the King of all the earth;
sing to Him a psalm of praise,
God reigns over the nations;
God is seated on His holy throne;.
The nobles of the nations assemble
as the people of the God of Abraham,
for the kings of the earth belong to
He is greatly exalted.
My prayer is to exalt Jesus in my life and in my heart everyday.
I pray that the Holy Spirit will dwell in my heart and guide me as
I do have to get busy and do many things today and every day,
for my job, for my family and home, and to celebrate Christmas with others.
I want to do a better job of writing.
for a lot more inspirational, heartfelt posts!