Help us to remember, You’ve always been a lover

Psalm 116

I love the Lord, for he heard my voice;
    he heard my cry for mercy.
Because he turned his ear to me,
    I will call on him as long as I live.

The cords of death entangled me,
    the anguish of the grave came over me;
    I was overcome by distress and sorrow.
Then I called on the name of the Lord:
    Lord, save me!”

Closed my eyes and I saw Psalms 116:4 in my head. This Psalm… My life story. I CALLED upon the name of the Lord, “Help.” and He came. I was OVERCAME by distress and sorrow.

He heard me. He heard my cry for mercy. Hence, He came. I wanted to die. The cords of death entangled me.

For you, Lord, have delivered me from death,
    my eyes from tears,
    my feet from stumbling,
that I may walk before the Lord
    in the land of the living.

and with Your arms around me, filled with

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