As I was jogging today I ran past a home that had a plant in the front yard that reminds me of how I feel when I am not walking in obedience to God or grounded in His word: here it is
For the word of God is alive and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart.
All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.
Your word is a lamp for my feet,
a light on my path.
Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.
How can a young person stay on the path of purity?
By living according to your word.
The grass withers and the flowers fall,
but the word of our God endures forever.
Let’s stay like a well watered plant that drinks of the Living water of Jesus in the Word of God. To God be all glory!