The LORD is close to the brokenhearted
and saves those who are crushed in spirit. Psalm 34:18
The writer of this psalm is filled with enthusiasm and excitement as he praises God for a miraculous rescue from his deep troubles. The fact that God heard and answered the psalmist’s prayer encourages other followers of God to believe that they will also experience his goodness and care through extremely difficult times.
Today’s Bible Readings:
Numbers 22:21-23:30, Luke 1:57-80, Psalm 58:1-11 and Proverbs 11:12-13