This message is a call to sing again after great troubles and discouragement. Or in different words it is a command to hope again in was lost. Israel had turned away from God and pursued their own dreams without God. Life imploded on them and they lost everything. Now thru God’s help he delivered them…
God calls us to look ahead with certain confidence and be publicly joyful about God’s goodness and victory.
We need to allow the afflictions in our lives to refine us so that we reflect more and more of God’s glory to each other, to the world and back to him.