He is like a tree planted near running water.  Weeping willow trees are known for their aggressive root system.   These trees love water!   The roots often spread much wider than the tree itself and burrow deep into the ground to find water sources.   That’s why they flourish next to a creek or river. This is the image the psalmist uses to describe the blessings God has for us.   When we follow the law of the Lord, we are like a fruitful tree...