“Behold, God is my Helper;
the Lord is the Upholder of my life.”
Psalms 95:4, ESV
A couple of days after my surgery, the Gospel-singing LPN returned. Her theme on this day was Psalm 121. I thanked her for her musical ministry as tears welled up in my eyes. God had once again sent her to sing exactly what I needed to hear: “My Help comes from the Lord.”
Since that day, the image of God as my Help keeps popping up off the pages of my Bible — comforting me, assuring me, surrounding me with the reminder that God is my Life Saver. This week, as I was digging “Into the Word,” I discovered Hebrews 13:6:
Therefore, we may boldly say:
The Lord is my Helper;
I will not be afraid.
What can man do to me?
The word “help” in the original Greek implies “bringing aid at the right time to meet an urgent, real need.” I need not worry because God, my Help is present and able to meet any need that may arise. What urgent need are you facing this week? Let me assure you, God is your Life Saver. Hang on to Him.
Q4U: How has God been a “Helper” to you?
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