are many different rhythms of rain to enjoy, in which God has
created to immerse us in His Grace and Mercy!
can hear the rain falling ever so gently
upon the trees...wet droplets
of water cascade
all around praising God for who He is.
~ So, before going
any further...first stop a moment
and just listen to the sound of the rain,
then once you are ready please continue...
You care for the land and
you enrich it abundantly. The streams of God are
water to provide the people
with grain, for so you have ordained it. You
its furrows and level its ridges; you soften
it with showers and
bless its crops. You crown
the year with your bounty, and your carts
with abundance. The grasslands of
the desert overflow; the hills are clothed
The meadows are covered with flocks and
the valleys are
mantled with grain;
they shout for joy and sing. (Psalms 65:9-13)
Just as the Lord provides the rain...
can you remember
a specific time
the Lord provided for you?
~ If so, take a moment and tell
how wonderful He is and how Great He is.
the sounds, the rhythm of God's Love...
ever so softly...let Him into your
let His Goodness fill your cup of sorrow,
bitterness and regret... until
overflowing with his Joy!
My soul is weary
with sorrow; strengthen me
according to your word. (Psalms 119:28)
you in need of His Strength to sustain you?
~Tell the Lord, all about what
is making you sad,
bitter or regretful. Maybe the way you are feeling
is because of a sin in your life that you need to
confess to Him. Maybe
it is from a strained relationship...
whatever the situation, take it to
and ask for His overflowing Joy to fill your heart!
rain falling even more steady upon the
roof as the rain flows into each
and dry garden upon the earth...providing it with
necessary nutrients essential to its growth.
makes springs pour water into the ravines;
it flows between the mountains.
They give water
to all the beasts of the field; the wild donkeys quench
The birds of the air nest
by the waters; they sing among the branches.
the mountains from his
the earth is satisfied
by the fruit of
the sounds, the rhythm of God's Patience
ever so purposeful ...allow Him to
and replenish your thirst for Him...by replacing your
complacency, loneliness and boredom...giving
you a fresh new understanding of
God, you are my God, earnestly I seek you;
my soul thirsts for you, my body
longs for you,
in a dry and weary land where there is no water.
I have seen
you in the sanctuary and beheld
your power and your glory. Because your love
than life, my lips will glorify you. I will praise
you as long as
I live, and in your name I will lift up my hands.
My soul will be satisfied
as with the richest of foods;
with singing lips my mouth will praise you.
rain falling so much stronger...now it pours
from the sky...sweeping everything
below into a fast
raging flood...taking anything and everyone by surprise.
Save me, O God,
for the waters have
come up to my neck. I sink in the miry depths, where
there is no foothold. I have come into the
deep waters; the floods engulf
me. I am worn
out calling for help; my throat is parched.
My eyes fail, looking for my God. (Psalms 69:1-3)
the sounds, the rhythm of God's Power ever so humbly...
give Him complete control
to strengthen, empower and lift you up...
so that you will not drown in the hopelessness
fear, confusion and desperation... but rather you
will find shelter in
the storm and find His Peace!
For in the day
of trouble he will keep me safe in his dwelling; he will hide
me in the
of his tabernacle and set me high upon a rock. (Psalms 27:5)
~ Now just take a second to thank the Lord,
you out of your day of trouble.
Thank Him for hiding you in shelter of His Love and Peace.
As you walk with God...your thirst for God's Word...
will be satisfied by His Healing Rain.
Finally, maybe the Lord has brought
someone to mind
that has a heavy heart
and needs to know of God's Love and Healing Rain.
Once more just stop and take a moment
and pray that God will touch the
heart of that
person in a powerful way, where they
will see Him as their
As the deer pants for streams of
so my soul pants for you, O God.My soul
thirsts for God, for the living God.
When can I go and meet with
God? (Psalms 42:1-2)
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