The 23rd Psalm – A New Look…

Magnificent Promises

The 23rd Psalm is probably one of the best recognized verses in the Bible.  We memorized it as a child and have heard it read many times over.  But have you really looked at the words and their meaning?

Psalms 23

The Lord is my Shepherd
 That’s Relationship!

I shall not want
That’s Supply!

He maketh me to lie down in green pastures.
That’s Rest!

He leadeth me beside the still waters.
That’s Refreshment!

He restoreth my soul
That’s Healing!

He leadeth me in the paths of righteousness.
That’s Guidance!

For His name sake
That’s Purpose!

Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death.
That’s Testing!

I will fear no evil.
That’s Protection!

For Thou art with me
 That’s Faithfulness!

Thy rod and Thy staff they comfort me,
 That’s Discipline!

Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of my enemies.
 That’s Hope!

Thou anointest my head with oil,
 That’s Consecration!

My cup runneth over.
 That’s Abundance!

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life.
 That’s Blessing!

And I will dwell in the house of the Lord.
 That’s Security!

That’s Eternity!

I thank you for reading my blog. I do not claim to be any expert or affiliated with any religious organization. All I can say is that I’m affiliated with my Lord Jesus Christ. This is one man’s opinion and observation. My hope is I stirred up some thoughts for you to think about. There is one place that we can find all the answers to life. That road map is Commonly known as the Bible. If you want the answers to life all you have to do is read. If you would like me to pray with you or want to send a comment please email me at

For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten son, that whosoever believeth in him shall not perish but have everlasting life. John 3:16

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