“How sweet are your words to my taste,
sweeter than honey to my mouth!”
Psalm 119:103 ESV
Psalm 119 is the longest chapter found in the Bible and is famous for its teaching on God’s law.
But it’s not simply about what to do and not do—it’s about how God’s law deepens our relationship with him.
In today’s verse, the words of God are described as “sweeter than honey.”
Honey is a natural sweetener. And God’s words (or laws) bring a sweetness to the life we live.
Just as like we crave sweet treats, our lives should crave the sweetness of God’s words if we are followers of Jesus (1 Peter 2:1-3).
Sweeter Than Honey in Our Lives
This desire does not come from