“Your Word is a Lamp
For my feet.”
Keeping me with Your same beat.
“Your Word is a Light
On my path.”
As my future I grasp.
“For my feet
Your Word is a Lamp.”
Your Spirit in me encamp.
“On my path
Your Word is a Light.”
Taking me to new heights.
— Charles B. Mayes
Your Word © 2018 by Charles B. Mayes. All Rights Reserved.
[Psalm 119:105 – New International Version (NIV)]
God’s Word helps us now and later. Right “in the now,” and as we look into the future that God has in store for us.
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