My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my savior, Lukem1:46-47
Joyce Rupp’s devotional on page 37 shares the story of Mary and Hannah (Samuel’s mother) and their joy of motherhood and singing praises. She ends with:
Today, choose a few lines of a favorite song or create a few lines of praise and thanksgiving to God. Hum or sing this melody as you go about your day. Praise God for all the goodness that is yours.
Wow! I feel good, I knew that I would now
I feel good, I knew that I would now
So good, so good, I got you
— James Brown
I’m actually reminded now of Sister Act and how fun that film is. I loved all the classic songs chosen for the soundtrack.
A lot of love songs could be sung to praise God over a man or woman, frankly. Love is love…