Written almost 2000 years ago and the world continues to not know Him. The world seems to be falling into greater chaos than has ever existed before.
How can we walk in freedom daily, regardless of our circumstances? Psalm 119: 45 states it well...'I will walk about in freedom, for I have sought out your precepts.'
Nothing, absolutely NOTHING is a surprise to Him. He's not taken off guard. Things don't slip His mind. No. He knows what's coming and He's there to guide us through if we turn to Him.
It is a beautiful story of how Mary (of Mary & Martha) showed her love and devotion to Jesus. While most tend to focus on Judas’ selfish disapproval of her actions, I couldn’t look past what her story tells us... Her dedication and sitting at Jesus’ feet learning from Him affected those around her.
In reflection of my most difficult day, this portion of Psalm 136 screams Truth to me. On my darkest day I cried out to Him and He answered me. He remembered me.