Hesed (Hebrew): Compassion, loving kindness, favor, love, faithful love
"the Divine Love condescending to His creatures, more especially to sinners, in unmerited kindness."
Seen in the act of creation and how God maintains us:
"He loves righteousness and justice, the earth is full of the steadfast love of the Lord." - Psalm 33:5
Specially Shown To Those Who Fear Him:
"Behold, the eye of the Lord is on those who fear him, on those who hope in his steadfast love."
- Psalms 33:18
Pray for in hope:
"Let your steadfast love, O Lord, be upon us, even as we hope in you." - Psalms 33:22
Have you experienced hesed in 2013? I am sure you have. Make it a point of thanking Him for it and praying that He will continue to show it to you each day.