1 Blessed are all who fear the Lord, who walk in obedience to him.
2 You will eat the fruit of your labor; blessings and prosperity will be yours.
3 Your wife will be like a fruitful vine within your house; your children will be like olive shoots around your table.
4 Yes, this will be the blessing for the man who fears the Lord.
5 May the Lord bless you from Zion; may you see the prosperity of Jerusalem all the days of your life.
6 May you live to see your children’s children— peace be on Israel.
There are many scriptures which has blessings for those who fear the Lord. Psalm 128 has put most of the blessings together and reconfirms it in v4, “Yes, this will be the blessing…”
What are you blessed with :
- Your job/studies/career… (v2) – eat the fruit of your labor
- Your marriage (v3) – fruitful vine within your house
- Your children (v3) – olive shoots around your table
- Your country / nation (v5) – nation will see your family being blessed.
- Your grand children (v6) – Your long life will allow your grandchildren to see a man who fears the Lord.
Write down few areas where you feel blessed and thank God through that list.