“I shall not want”

I found myself in tears this evening; weary from dealing with chronic pain, weary of the journey, weary of walking this road that I never planned to travel. I was going to blog about chronic pain as a result, but this song just stops me in my tracks every time I hear it and completely centers my heart on what is truth.

No matter the need, the pain, heartache or sorrow we  deal with in our lives, He is enough for each of us. When I experience his goodness and faithfulness again and again, I know that I can make it through each day no matter what obstacles or trouble I face. When I taste His goodness, I shall not want……

From the love of my own comfort
From the fear of having nothing
From a life of worldly passions
Deliver me O God

From the need to be understood
From the need to be accepted
From the fear of being lonely
Deliver me O God
Deliver me O God

And I shall not want, I shall not want

when I taste Your goodness I shall not want

when I taste Your goodness I shall not want

From the fear of serving others
From the fear of death or trial
From the fear of humility
Deliver me O God
Deliver me O God

 

 

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One thought on ““I shall not want”

  1. elshaniak says:

    I’ve never heard that song before–it’s beautiful! I feel for you so much. I’m so thankful we have the Lord to get us through anything.

    Praying today has been much better than yesterday for you.

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