rejoicing day 3 i come to you rejoicing, Lord having breathed the delight of your goodness falls like rain sometimes near oft on some distant plain cataracted eyes must peer through cloud, smoke, beyond the staggering lightning of loss to confirm that you are here. i come to you rejoicing, Lord having breathed the delight of your goodness where i have been? I lay it down— unlikely gift, this surrender, to take up the dance of rejoicing. Your Goodness— one dwelling where greed is not a shame. jfig 8/2021 Scriptural context: Psalm 84 - the courts of the Lord. I've been hanging out here for months: "How lovely is your dwelling place, O Lord of hosts! My soul longs, yes, faints for the courts of the Lord." <a href="http://"Psalm 84 (ESV) - To the choirmaster: according to." Blue Letter Bible. Web. 1 Aug, 2021. http://"Psalm 84 (ESV) - To the choirmaster: according to." Blue Letter Bible. Web. 1 Aug, 2021. <https://www.blueletterbible.org/esv/psa/84/1/s_562001>. Capitalization is intentional to reflect something of one's journey toward confidence, it's resolution, and where it ultimately lies.
'Rejoice' by Monica Stewart is one of my favorite paintings. Due to copyright - I can only nudge/NUDGE you to visit her gallery to see her full rendition. Rejoice! | (monicastewart.com) Finally, I should note that the broad expanse of my life has been filled with blessing - thanks be to God.