But keep my commands in
for they will prolong your life
and bring you prosperity.
Let love and faithfulness never
bind them around your neck,
write them on the tablet of your
Then you will find favor and a
in the sight of God and man.
and lean not on your own
in all your ways acknowledge
and He will make your paths
Do not be wise in your own eyes;
fear the Lord and shun
This will bring health to your body
and nourishment to your
Honor the Lord with your wealth,
with the firstfruits of all your
Then your barns will be filled to
and your vats will brim over
with new wine.
It’s early morning, one of the most gentle times of the day. Outside my window I can hear a morning dove singing her song. It’s such a soft song. I need it.