Each day is full of excitement because God can be with you at all times and at any place; like when working, washing dishes, soaking up rays, or even scaling up a mountain.
There is plenty of excitement expressed in Psalm 87. Zion is one of the hills of Jerusalem and in biblical times, it is an emblem of the household of God or the church of God established by Him that continues to be strong because He is founder and protector.
Click on this piano piece link: In The Garden: Norm Hastings, Piano. While listening, reflect on today’s reading. What lesson is God teaching? Think about what you may pray for today. Is there a plan of action God is giving you today?
With Christ as leader of the church, God has given us a glorious and excellent plan that is greater than any of the nations of the earth. In prayer today, be thankful for God’s church and how it is the perfect institution in our world established by God to meet all our needs.
Get excited about each day. In the book “Game Plan for Life”, Tony Evans writes that Jesus had a zeal for His Father’s house that consumed Him; Paul said his ministry was his ambition or passion; Jeremiah said his calling became like fire in his bones that he couldn’t shake.
This day with God, you will have new ideas formed and new thoughts crystallized. My prayer is that you turn them into pieces more precious than diamonds.
- Psalm 87 – 89 Questions for Reflection (thisdaywithgod.wordpress.com)