Church of England Diocese of Canterbury Benenden

Daily Scripture & Reflection

26 Aug 2020, 9:45 a.m.
From_the_Vicar Notices

Daily Scripture:

‘Your word is a lantern to my feet and a light upon my path.’ (Psalm 119.105)

Daily Reflection:

I have long enjoyed the meaning that this image in the Psalms conjures: light for my feet so that I don’t trip over things that are in the way; and light along the path that I should be walking so that I know the way that I should be going. Both keeping me safe from harm as I walk along in the dark. And what is it that the Psalmist says provides that safety and guidance? “Your word” – God’s “word”……i.e. picking up your Bible and reading it. Don’t let it be a well-intentioned gift that you were given years ago that now sits on a shelf or in a drawer doing nothing. Pick it up, and read a little bit….every day. It will bring light to your life.

Revd David

If you find these daily reflections useful and would like them to continue, please drop me an email or call me to let me know: 01580 240658; [email protected]