The Song of Humbleness

i was asked to perform a special item for youth group this weekend. and i think i am going to sing a song. i have been thinking a lot about what i should play. there are several songs going on my mind at the moment but i have not been able to pick one yet. they are all great songs…but they just do not sound right.

i wanted the song i sing to magnify the Lord’s great love and bring encouragement to the audience. i do not want the song i am good at playing or which i can climb the notes. my only desire is to let Him be glorified through my act of worship.

after going through a couple of songs, i put down my guitar and laid down on my bed. eyes closed, i tried to listen to His voice. and it came…softly but distinctly…”it’s the song of humbleness that I am pleased with.”

it was startling but very sure. i still have no idea what the song of humbleness is…but i just know that it has to come from deep down in my heart…with the right attitude.

the performance is not about me or how beautiful i can sing. it is about God and His mercy.

and…wow…suddenly, just now, i see. it’s this song, people. singing of His love everyday…through all my life.


About Mink Gough

"No eye has seen, no ear has heard, and no mind has imagined the things that God has prepared for those who love him." 1 Corinthians 2:9 View all posts by Mink Gough

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