the Lord has really just put the importance of the word “steadfast” on my heart lately.
dictionary definition: resolutely firm and unwavering.
how many times in the bible does it mention our Father’s steadfast love for us? approximately 219, i just looked. it’s used so often, it seems casual. but we diminish its impact.
psalm 13:5. but i have trusted in your steadfast love; my heart shall rejoice in your salvation.
psalm 33:5. He loves righteousness and justice; the earth is full of the steadfast love of the Lord.
psalm 52:1. the steadfast love of God endures all the day.
psalm 59:16. but I will sing of your strength;I will sing aloud of your steadfast love in the morning.
hosea 2:19. I will betroth you to me in righteousness and in justice, in steadfast love and in mercy.
steadfast. never ending. never ceasing. never stopping. constant. always. enduring. limitless. forever. despite what we do, it’s present. we can’t shake it. we can’t earn it. Jesus’ sacrifice payed that price for us.