Each Friday my writing stems from a word prompt. Five minutes, one word prompt. The prompt this week is … Play.
This morning I read the word and nothing seems to come. I quickly imagined all the fun and playful posts that would be shared.
As I sit here thinking, music softly comes from my computer. It’s what I need to keep my mind focused on my God and the truth that He is with us, guiding and directing. And the verse comes to mind:
“The people will play flutes and sing, “The source of my life springs from Jerusalem!”
(Psalm 87:7, NLT)
There is something about music. It has the powerful ability to calm, to bring peace, to remind of truth. It assures, bringing confidence that our God is able, is present, and will leave us. My awareness of the very bigness of our God and that He is the source of my life is rooted more deeply in my heart once again.
No matter where life may find me, music always blesses my heart. I play it often and loudly so that any lie trying to gain access is overcome with the truth. I sing till I believe it, till my heart and mind are soaked in truth and doubts are dispelled.
Play it often.
Play it till you believe it.
And playing now is: