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One Thing

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One thing I have desired of the Lord, That will I seek: That I may dwell inthe house of the Lord All the days of my life,To behold the beauty of the Lord, And to inquire in His temple. (Psalm 27:4) 

Above all I want to do God's will in my life every day. That's what "dwelling in His house" means to me. It's more than just living with God nearby, it's literally leaning forward and reaching out for Him every day, finding out His ways, and doing what He wants me to do because I love Him. 

When you live with someone, they know you differently than anyone else. They see you at your worst, when you're grumpy, sick, or sad--or worse than that. 

God is none of those things, of course, but I certainly am. And at those times I look to Him for whatever I need. He's so perfect! 
Inexpressibly beautiful. 

Reverence is the only reasonable response. Worshiping Him inspires me. I want to be changed from within. Tears slide down, tracing my trembling smile. I can't …