He maketh me to lie down in green pastures;
he leadeth me beside the still waters.
He restoreth my soul. .…
And it was a river that I could not pass over. . . .
— Ezekiel 47:5
And when ye will offer a sacrifice
of thanksgiving unto the Lord,
offer it at your own will.
He that is hasty of spirit exalteth folly.
— Proverbs 14:29b
We should have known it was going to be one of “those” trips.
Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about
with so great a cloud of witnesses,
let us lay aside every weight,