Almost in the Grave


I love the Psalms

All who are rich and have more than enough will bow down to you, Lord. Even those who are dying and almost in the grave will come and bow down (Psalm 22:29, CEV).

550 Forest glade, Gatineau Park, QC — photo by David Kitz

Reflection

This week’s I Love the Psalms theme is bowing.

A few days ago I heard an acquaintance remark that she was glad that her mother turned to the Lord two weeks before her death. Of course that is very good news, but it’s also unfortunate that this mother put off getting her heart right before God until the very end of her life. She missed out on years of the joy and peace that only Jesus can bring.

Why do so many people stubbornly refuse to bow before God until they are staring death in the face? The psalmist, David wrote about this phenomena.

All who…

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Published by Vincent S Artale Jr

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