Psalm 95 focuses on the last lessons the nation Israel had learned and seeks to apply them in the present tense. Our verse this morning declares the glorious truths that God is our God, we are His sheep, and we’re cared for by Him in His pasture. Yet one lesson from the past was that God’s sheep did not always listen to the words of the Shepherd and found great difficulties in the process. If we would heed His direction, we could avoid unnecessary suffering and setbacks and discover instead the life and joy that following God’s counsel, His voice, would bring.
What has God been speaking to your heart lately? Are you responding or just turning a deaf ear? Today if you will hear His voice…
Seeking to hear and respond immediately,
Pastor Jack Abeelen