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Wednesday in the Word: Psalm 63

September 4, 2013

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O God, Thou art my God. Early I will seek Thee.
My soul thirsts for Thee, my flesh longs for Thee in a dry & weary land where there is no water.

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Thus I have seen Thee in the sanctuary, beholding Thy power & Thy glory.
Because Thy lovingkindness is better than life, my lips will praise Thee.

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So I will bless Thee as long as I live & in Thy name will I lift up my hands.

My soul will be satisfied as with fat & rich food. My mouth will praise Thee will joyful lips when I remember Thee upon my bed & meditate on Thee in the watches of the night, for Thou hast been my Help & in the shadow of Thy wings I sing for joy.

My soul followeth hard after Thee; Thy right hand upholds me.

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But those who seek after my life to destroy if shall go down into the depths of the earth. They will be delivered over to the power of the sword; they shall be a portion for the foxes.

But the king will rejoice in God & all who swear by his name will exult, for the mouths of liars shall be stopped.

The translation is my own, a combination of a few…how I learned this psalm as a child.
I took the photos last week at Isle of Palms, SC. I love sunrise every morning, but sunrise on a beach, any beach has a glory all its own.

One Comment
  1. Sara Shankle permalink
    September 4, 2013 6:41 am

    Beautiful pictures!!!!!! Date: Wed, 4 Sep 2013 09:18:35 +0000 To:

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