Where Does Your Help Come From?
Series: Faithbook of Jesus Devotional
I look up to the mountains—does my help come from there? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth!
— Psalm 121:1-2 (NLT)
When I’m walking up a steep hill, I usually lean into the hill. I recently learned from my hairdresser, Kristi, that I won’t get the full benefit of walking up a hill if I am lean- ing into it.
It’s almost impossible to lean back when the incline is so steep. It’s the same in life when troubles come: I want to lean into the most comfortable position and protect myself.
Every year the Israelites went up the mountain to make sacrifices to atone for their sins, and this song of ascents was a good reminder to themselves and to God to get them there safely as they climbed.
They said, “He will not let your foot slip — he who watches over you will not slumber; indeed, he who watches ov ...
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