Bless the LORD, O my soul;
And all that is within me, bless His holy name!
2 Bless the LORD, O my soul,
And forget not all His benefits:
Who forgives all your iniquities,
Who heals all your diseases,
Psalm 103: 1-3 NKJV
These words serve as a reminder,
a sign post to what is true and right.
Whether one is walking in health or sick,
Whether one realizes their sin or not,
God can and will deal with those things.
He is waiting to forgive the repentant.
He is able to heal the most broken.
He is continually pouring out His blessings upon mankind.
For the person who knows God,
for the one who has a personal relationship with Jesus,
these words are a guide to our every day behavior.
They remind us of Who God is.
They remind us of how we should respond.
And our attitude,
our actions in response,
should not be tainted by the
circumstances we find ourselves in.
Instead blessing, praise, thankfulness,
should be our first response,
And when one can find this place,
this heart of continually blessing,
of remembrance of all His benefits,
there is the place