Firmly Planted

“Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers, but whose delight is in the law of the Lord, and who meditates on his law day and night. That person is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither — whatever they do prosper”. Psalm 1:1-3 NIV

Don’t you just love the beauty we seen in nature at this time of year? I know I do! We see new growth bursting forth everywhere. Trees that looked “dead” suddenly explode into new life, as leaves, flowers, and fruit makes an appearance. The Psalmist in the passage above, uses the imagery of a tree planted by streams of water to describe the person who “delights in the Law of the Lord”, someone committed to growing their relationship with God. Read more Firmly Planted