Come with Me

Psalm 95:3-5 “For the Lord is the great God, the great king above all gods. In his hand are the depths of the earth, and the mountain peaks belong to him. The sea is his, for he made it, and his hands formed the dry land.” (NIV)*

The Ocean (photo by Patty Perkins)

The Ocean (photo by Patty Perkins)

Come with Me to the mountain peaks

We’ll watch the eagles soar.

Come ride the waves of a dolphin parade

As the oceans surge and roar.


Come with Me to a rainforest laden

We’ll find creatures rarely seen.

Come find drink in a desert place

Hidden in prickly canteens.


Come with Me to the mountain peaks

High above tree tops tall.

There’s perspective there you need to see

The Lord God is over all.


by Patty Perkins


Sometimes, it helps to remember He is Creator. Ultimately, He is in control. All creation is the art of his fingertips. The earth’s interior, the highest mountains, the seas and lands…it all belongs to Him. Sigh.

Go in peace and enjoy what his hands have created.

*The One Year Bible, New International Version, copyright 1986, Tyndale House Publishers, Wheaton, Illinois.


About Patty Perkins

I'm Patty, writer of the devotional blog, Beside Quiet Waters. I love writing, reading and taking long walks with my camera. I've been married to my loving husband for 32 years and we have two grown sons. I am thankful for a place to spill ink, in hopes of encouraging others to find daily hope and inspiration in God's Word. View all posts by Patty Perkins

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