This is a “verb” passage. It implores us to sing. Not just sing, but sing a new song. To open up, to not be a follower, pre-molded; but to lift our own heart-voice to Him with words from deep within us.
To share our personal story, our personal LORD, with all the earth. We are asked to see and know Him. To set Him above the other objects striving for our worship.
This is a fair and just LORD. He is not temporary or temperamental.
All His earth is called to not just praise Him, but … read the rest. . .
I discovered something about myself a few weeks ago.
Halfway between Thanksgiving and Christmas and all that went with it, I decided to do what I haven’t done for a very long time.
I cranked up the radio and I sang along. Loudly.
It. Felt. Great.
There’s something about belting out a strong ballad or headbanging to a heavy bass that really makes me feel better. It’s soothing, aerobic, invigorating, inspirational, magical.
For me, singing is better than dancing or driving or exercise. And I love doing all those things! (Okay, not so much the exercise thingy.) It goes along … read the rest. . .