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Psalm 62:1-2 For God alone my soul in silence waits; from him comes my salvation. He alone is my rock and my salvation, my stronghold, so that I shall not be greatly shaken.
What better time to be reminded by the psalmist that our salvation comes from God alone? No earthly principality or power can offer us the solace and strength, the pardon and renewal that we receive in Jesus Christ.
In a world that seems controlled by a 24-hour news cycle, moving from one scandal or outrage to the next, it is good to be reminded that we are living in but one moment in a stretch of time that spans millennia. Our hope rests only in the Lord.
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