Take heed to my phrases, LORD, think about my lament. Hear my cry for assist, my King and my God, for to you I pray. Within the morning, LORD, you hear my voice; within the morning I lay my requests earlier than you and wait expectantly.
For you aren’t a God who’s happy with wickedness; with you, evil persons are not welcome. The conceited can’t stand in your presence.
You hate all who do mistaken; you destroy those that inform lies.
The bloodthirsty and deceitful you, LORD, detest. However I, by your nice love,
can come into your own home; in reverence I bow down towards your holy temple (NIV).
Psalm 5 (Verses 1-7) – For the director of music. For pipes. A psalm of David.
Are you a morning particular person? Are you most efficient within the morning hours, or do revive after the sunsets? Our our bodies transfer in keeping with their very own inner rhythm. Some individuals like to rise with the chirp of the primary songbird, whereas others are true evening owls. Typically my spouse catches her second wind within the night as I’m fading into candy oblivion.
It will appear that David was a morning particular person. Right here in Psalm 5, we learn these phrases from David: Within the morning, LORD, you hear my voice; within the morning I lay my requests earlier than you and wait expectantly.
David was a kind of early birds that started calling out to God on the dawn. He knew God was listening. He made positive that the LORD heard his voice.
Is the LORD listening to your voice within the morning? Are you calling out to Him? In fact, your heavenly Father is happy to listen to your voice at any time, day or evening. Is He conversant in your name?
However there’s extra to this than simply calling out to God and laying out your requests. David waits expectantly. He expects God to reply. He’s listening, watching and ready for the LORD’s reply. Have you ever constructed some wait time into your prayer time?
All too usually our conversations with God are one sided. They’re one sided as a result of we blurt out our requests and rush off into our day. We don’t wait expectantly for the LORD’s reply. We don’t permit Him time to reply.
Response: Heavenly Father, I name out to you. I lay out my requests. Train me to attend expectantly for you. Open my ears to listen to your voice. I need to be tuned into you all through my day. Amen.
Your Flip: Have you ever put aside a daily prayer time? What time works finest for you?