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Psalm 57:7-8 My heart is firmly fixed, O God, my heart is fixed; I will sing and make melody. Wake up, my spirit; awake, lute and harp; I myself will waken the dawn.
I’m not a morning person at all, but I can say honestly that I welcomed those raucous sounds more often than not. There’s something about the exuberant, insistent joy of a wakeup call, one that encourages us to seize the day. That leap out of bed is as much a leap of faith as any we undertake in our waking life.
MOVING FORWARD: What is your favorite way to wake up and leap into the new day?