Jesus tells us not to worry about tomorrow. He tells us, "Therefore, do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own." Matthew 6:34. Christian Inspiration
From the Queen Mary Psalter of 1310-20, illumination to Psalm 109 (AV 110). Figures above (one in a tree) cast down palms as Christ enters Jerusalem, and a man lays down his garment in the road for Christ to ride over. Only two disciples are shown. In the initial Father and Son are seated, holding orbs, with the dove of the Holy Spirit between them. Below, St Stephen is shown preaching.
Hybrid beasts from ancient Greece used for memorising text: The Menticorn and Cockatrice depicting the fear of lying tongues mentioned in the above Psalm 109, in The Howard Psalter - a medieval Wiggenhall book. early 14th C.
Sometimes it feels like the world is against you. People will tell lies about you they will hate you they will wait for you to fail so they can tell everyone... These are people who do not set the Lord before their eyes but they are out there and they are many. BUT GOD! HE is our strength and our shield! HE is our ever present help in time of trouble! HE is our rock and our salvation! HE is able to deliver us and keep us! "You...O Lord deal on my behalf for YOUR NAME'S SAKE!" It's so good…