Psalm 63:3,7 … Because [experiencing] Your lovingkindness is better than life, My lips will praise You. … Because you are my help, I sing for joy in the shadow of your wings.
From NetBible Ps 63:3
- lovingkindness = loyal love, goodness, kindness, faithfulness
* The word “experiencing” is supplied in the translation for clarification. The psalmist does not speak here of divine loyal love in some abstract sense, but of loyal love revealed and experienced.
- praise = to soothe, still, stroke, calm, glory triumph
*My lips brim praises like fountains glorifying You!
From NetBible Ps 63:7
- sing for joy = greatly rejoice, celebrate, triumph, overcome
Psalm 36:7 … How precious is Your lovingkindness, O God! Therefore the children of men[all people] put their trust[take refuge] under the shadow of Your wings.
|Ephesians 3:19 NLT … May you experience the love of Christ, though it is too great to understand fully. Then you will be made complete with all the fullness of life and power that comes from God.|
The Lord longs for you to know and experience
… the fullness of His love.
Today, earnestly seek His face -Deut 4:29
Be drawn away by His love beyond understanding -Song 1:4
Beneath His protective wings
Taste and see the goodness of the Lord -Ps 34:8
Sing for joy!