A Psong in the Dark

“If today’s Psalm was a “genre of music” it would have to be a country song – no question about it. And no matter whether you “like” or “dislike” country music, country music is familiar to us all for who of us here has not had the heartache of a boyfriend or girlfriend walking out on us, the pain of a dog dying, or the disappointment of our truck getting stuck in the mud – which also happen to be prominent themes in country music as well. So, on your playlist this summer you need at least one country song (whether you like the genre or not) and when reading a book this summer, read through the Book of Psalms, and in particular Psalm 130 because both country songs and Psalm 130 remind us all of those times past, time present or times yet to come when the “bottom falls out…”