IT IS A GIFT TO BE SIMPLE: MAY IT BRING YOU PEACE
“It’s a gift to be simple, Its a gift to be free, It’s a gift to come down where you ought to be, And when we find ourselves in the place just right, Will be in the valley of love and delight.”
I have always loved this song. I remember singing it often as a child. My hope in posting this today is that the simplicity of the song, the gentle way Jewel sings it gives you peace.
I have had insomnia as of late, and a sick dog :> (
I plan on drifting off to sleep with this song in my head. Who knows, I may even sing it out loud to my God. Blessings.
In peace I will lie down and sleep,
for you alone, Lord,
make me dwell in safety.
When you lie down, you will not be afraid; when you lie down, your sleep will be sweet.