Psalm 123 – HANG IN THERE! or STAY STRONG!
Dottie Peters (my wife) says, “The whole Bible can be summed up in three words, “HANG IN THERE”! Or, we could say “Stay Strong!”
This little Psalm shows us that hanging in there, staying strong, simply involves keeping our eyes fixed on the Lord.
FOCUS –Unto thee lift I up mine eyes, O thou that dwellest in the heavens.  Behold, as the eyes of servants look unto the hand of their masters, and as the eyes of a maiden unto the hand of her mistress; so our eyes wait upon the Lord our God,
FAITHFULNESS – …until that he have mercy upon us.
FOES – Have mercy upon us, O Lord, have mercy upon us: for we are exceedingly filled with contempt.  Our soul is exceedingly filled with the scorning of those that are at ease, and with the contempt of the proud.