Psalms 121

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Psalm 121:1-2

The psalmist looks beyond the earth, up to God, and acknowledges that true help comes from Him.

Psalm 121:3-4

The psalmist describes how God does not rest or fail to sustain us as we walk through life. He will guide our steps.

Psalm 121:5-8

The Lord, the maker of heaven and earth, is constantly watching over humanity, seeking to guide, protect and deliver His beloved charges from the grasp of evil which would see each individual and whole nations destroyed—flesh, bone, marrow and soul. The Lord is the saving keeper of our souls.