“Open to Me” (Song 5:2)

“I was asleep but my heart was awake. A voice! My beloved was knocking: ‘Open to me, my sister, my darling, My dove, my perfect one! For my head is drenched with dew, My locks with the damp of the night.” (vs2) The Lord calls us to fellowship, commanding us to be with Him for our good. He says, “Open … Continue reading “Open to Me” (Song 5:2)

“Let My Beloved Come” (Song of Solomon 4:16)

The believer wants Christ to dwell with us. She says, “Let my Beloved come into His garden and eat His precious fruits (vs16).” We are His, entirely, and we submit unto His perfect will. He is our highest pleasure and honor. We want nothing more than to be with Him, commune with Him, and give … Continue reading “Let My Beloved Come” (Song of Solomon 4:16)

“All Chief Spices” (Song 4:13-14)

The believer is fragrant and fruitful. He says, “Your shoots are an orchard of pomegranates, with precious fruits, henna with spikenard plants, spikenard and saffron, cane and cinnamon, with all trees of frankincense, myrrh and aloes, with all the chief spices (vs13-14).” These spices are the fragrance of the gospel produced by us through the … Continue reading “All Chief Spices” (Song 4:13-14)

“A Fountain Sealed” (Song 4:12)

“A garden shut up is my sister, my bride, a spring shut up, a fountain sealed.” vs12 The believer is safe and protected. Surely, God’s elect are safe, when we’ve been predestined to life everlasting. Surely, nothing can stop God who’s covenanted to save us (Rom 8:29). Salvation is a promise - a gift God … Continue reading “A Fountain Sealed” (Song 4:12)