Each week, we are memorizing a different Scripture verses – or verses. This week’s memory verses are the 6 verses of Psalm 23. And this week is almost done… so how are you doing? Do you have them memorized yet?
In this psalm, David uses the metaphors of a shepherd & his sheep, and a host & his guests to describe God’s care for His people.
– The Shepherd & His Sheep (v.1-4)
God takes care of His people like a shepherd cares for his sheep. He provides for them. And he renews their strength.
– The Guide & the Traveler (v.3,4)
God guides His people. He guides them along right paths. He protects and comforts them.
– The Host & His Guests (v.5)
God takes care of His people like a host cares for his guests.
– The Doctor & His Patient (v.5)
He anoints his head with oil.
– The Prophet & the Promised (v.6)
He shows them goodness and unfailing love.
Keep at it. You can memorize these 6 verses… and you will be glad you always have them with you.