Saturday, April 20, 2013

Beside the Still Waters


The Lord is my shepherd;
I shall not want.








He makes me to lie down
in green pastures;


He leads me beside
the still waters.





He restores my soul;

 




Yea, though I walk
through the valley
of the shadow of death,
I will fear no evil;






For You are with me;
Your rod and Your staff,
they comfort me.



You prepare a table before me
in the presence of my enemies;




 You anoint my head with oil;
My cup runs over.


 





Surely goodness and mercy
shall follow me 
all the days of my life;
 







And I will dwell in the
house of the Lord forever.



Psalm 23 


Photos taken at Blanchard Park on the 
Little Econlockhatchee River, Orlando, Florida

23 comments:

  1. I'm visiting from Scripture & a Snapshot and enjoying the beautiful photos you have to illustrate Psalm 23. Thank-you for sharing.
    Have a blessed Sunday,

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  2. What lovely pictures to go with this beautiful Psalm. Blessings to you.

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  3. Wonderful walk through Psalm 23!

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  4. I especially like the photo of the person standing in the water. Away from her, the water is indeed still but nearer, around her legs, are ripples and bubbles--disturbances in its calm surface. Sounds like life to me--God is perfectly still so close by but wherever there are people, look out!

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  5. MrsP, that's actually my son. He got quite a laugh from your comment. :-)

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  6. Amen! I smile because I ALMOST included the entire psalms but changed my mind at the last moment. Your post was lovely lovely!

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  7. Wow, you did an amazing job at placing these pics with just the right verse.

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  8. We just read this the day before our dad passed away from us, and he even joined in with the last verse or two.
    Beautiful.

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  9. We read this to my husband's grandfather before he passed away in 1989, too. We were in town for Thanksgiving and thankfully were able to visit him one last time.

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  10. These pictures are beautiful illustrations of this Psalm. Thanks for linking up!

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  11. Beautiful selection of images that really illustrate that famous Psalm.

    Mollyxxx

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  12. Hi, Visiting from "Share The Shelter"... :)
    What a beautiful illustration of Psalms 23; lopvely pictures of praise!

    Blesssins and love,
    Denise

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  13. How beautiful,
    I love your pictures with the Psalm.

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  14. Hi Virginia! Visiting from Judith's!
    These pictures beautifully illustrate Psalm 23. I just felt myself becoming calmer as I read this incredible Psalm and viewed your pictures. Well done!
    Blessings to you ~ Mary

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  15. I had to smile at your profile description Virginia "I can't write" you don't need to, you beautifully illustrated Psalm 23 with your photos...well done!

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  16. Actually, it says I can't NOT write, as evidenced by my six blogs...

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  17. thank you so much for this. I often read Psalm we to myself this way: The Lord is my shepherd, I REFUSE to want...
    Barbara, from www.mylifeasanadventure.com

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  18. NEAT!! Beautiful way of sharing the Word.

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  19. Beautiful scripture for beautiful pictures. Thanks for linking up over at WholeHearted Home.

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  20. What lovely photos with the scripture. Thanks for stopping by the other day to my blog. I am late in visiting yours as we have been traveling. Good to be home by my still waters for bit. Blessings on your week

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