Ever Near Me

Photo Credit: Kim Gunton

(By Michelle Snippe)

David was an amazing writer. His pen always seemed to hit the page in such a way that one was never left in doubt as to what his heart was truly feeling.

When he wrote Psalm 139, a psalm we know well for its beautiful words detailing the intricacy and care with which God created each one of us, it seems he was utterly enthralled with not only our God as Creator, but more so with Him in another manifestation. Verse five captures it well:

“You hem me in, behind and before, and lay your hand upon me.” (Psalm 139:5