Justin Tucker

LHC Worship Pastor

Psalm 125:1-2

“Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion. It cannot be shaken; it remains forever. The mountains surround Jerusalem and the Lord surrounds his people, both now and forever.” 

In Psalm 125:1-2, we see a vivid image of trust. Those who place their trust in God are compared to Mount Zion—unmovable, enduring, and steadfast. Just as the mountains provide a natural fortress around Jerusalem, God’s presence surrounds and protects His people.

This imagery invites us to reflect on our own trust in God. Life’s challenges often shake our foundations, causing us to question and fear. However, like Mount Zion, our faith can remain unshakable when rooted in God’s promises.

Elevation Worship’s song “Trust in God” (coupled with the great hymn of the faith, Blessed Assurance) beautifully captures this sentiment. The lyrics remind us that regardless of our circumstances, trusting in God is a conscious decision. The song declares, “I trust in God, my Savior, The one who will never fail, He will never fail,” emphasizing that our faith persists through every trial and triumph. This anthem encourages us to hold fast to our trust in God, knowing He is ever-present and faithful.

As we navigate the uncertainties of life, Jeremiah 29:13 offers additional comfort and guidance: “You will seek me and find me when you search for me with all your heart.” This promise reassures us that our pursuit of God will always lead to His presence and guidance. When we wholeheartedly seek Him, we find the strength and peace that come from trusting in His unwavering love and protection.

How can you deepen your trust in God today? In moments of doubt or fear, remember that God surrounds you like the mountains around Jerusalem. Choose to trust Him, just as the lyrics of “Trust in God” inspire us to do, and experience the peace that surpasses all understanding. Seek Him with all your heart, and you will find Him, standing firm and steadfast beside you.

Trust In God (feat. Chris Brown) | Official Lyric Video | Elevation Worship