Series: Faithbook of Jesus Devotional
The Lord your God is with you, he is mighty to save. He will take great delight in you, he will quiet you with his love, he will rejoice over you with singing.
— Zephaniah 3:17
I love today’s verse. It reminds me that Jesus is the ultimate American Idol because he sings to us daily. I wonder what his singing voice sounds like. I’m sure he doesn’t sound like William Hung, who is known for singing Ricky Martin’s “She Bangs,” or the British sensation Susan Boyle, who got discovered on Britain’s Got Talent at age forty-seven.
Zephaniah isn’t one of the most popular books in the Bible, so today’s verse is often overlooked. If I asked if you knew anything about it or had read it before, I’m sure I wouldn’t get much of a response. I’d probably get a better response if I asked you who got kicked off American Idol last week.
If the Bible is still as relevant today as it was two thousand years ago, why do we find more satisfaction in knowing who got kicked off American Idol? We watch television and talk about it the next day at work and with our friends on Facebook (I&rsquo ...
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