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  • As the deer pants for the water brooks, So my soul pants for You, O God. Ps 42:1     There is only one thing that wins a man’s heart, and that is the sight of God’s heart; and it is only when we know how precious His lovingkindness is that we shall be drawn towards Him. Alexander Maclaren,…
    April 20, 2018
  • As for me, I said, "O Lord, be gracious to me; Heal my soul, for I have sinned against You. Ps 41:4     Sin will have sorrow; every true penitent grieves for the dishonour he has done to God and the wrong he has done to himself. Matthew Henry, 1662-1714, Welsh-born, English nonconformist minister…
    April 13, 2018
  • Withhold not, O Lord, thy tender mercies from me: thy mercy and thy truth have always upheld me. Ps 40:11     How often has providence convinced believers, upon a sober recollection of the events of their lives, that if the Lord had left them to their own counsels they had as often been their own tormentors.…
    April 6, 2018
  •   .Behold, I come; In the scroll of the book it is written of me. Psalm 40:7 Holy Bible, book divine, Precious treasure, thou art mine; Mine to tell me whence I came; Mine to teach me what I am. John Burton, 1773-1822, Sunday school teacher I delight to do Your will, O My God.. Psalm 40:8a It is wonderful…
    March 30, 2018
  • He put a new song in my mouth, a hymn of praise to our God. Ps 40:3a    Hope is the ability to hear the music of the future. Faith is having the courage to dance to it today. http://www.oneliners-and-proverbs.com (He put a new song in my mouth, a hymn of praise to our God) Many will see and fear (awe)…
    March 23, 2018
  • And now, Lord, for what do I wait? My hope is in You. Ps 39:7    Faith is that which, knowing the Lord's will, goes and does it; or, not knowing it, stands and waits, content in ignorance as in knowledge, because God wills - neither pressing into the hidden future, nor careless of the knowledge which…
    March 16, 2018
  • Do not forsake me, O Lord; O my God, be not far from me! Make haste to help me, O Lord, my salvation! Ps 38:21,22   The heart of God is not turned though His face be hid; and prayers are not flung back, though they be not instantly answered. Timothy Cruso Psalm of David: I will guard my ways That I may not…
    March 9, 2018
  • My wounds are foul and festering Because of my foolishness. Ps 38:5    There are consequences of sin within us which we are not able yet to reach, consequences that are following us in secret, and damaging us in very vital points. Spurgeon, 1834-92 I am feeble and severely broken; I groan because of…
    March 2, 2018
  •   It was pleasing in the sight of the Lord that Solomon had asked (for wisdom). 1 Kings 3:10 Wisdom is the ability to see life from God’s viewpoint and God’s understanding for application. Doug Sager, Christian   Because you have asked (for wisdom), and have not asked long life, riches,…
    February 23, 2018
  •   Solomon showed his love for the Lord by walking according to the statutes of his father David, except... 1 Kings 3:3 To what advantage is there to deviate from the plumb line of what is good?  Will not what you devise collapse?   At Gibeon the Lord appeared to Solomon in a dream by night; and God said,…
    February 16, 2018
  •   David (to young Solomon), "My time to die is near. So be strong and show yourself a man (you can do this). 1 Kings 2:2 My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me. Jim Valvano, 1946-1993 US basketball coach, sportscaster   David (to Solomon) Obey the Lord…
    February 9, 2018
  •   (David said, Solomon) shall sit on my throne, and he shall be king in my place (making him coregent until his death). For I have appointed him to be ruler over Israel and Judah. 1 Kings 1:35 No matter how complicated a problem is, it usually can be reduced to a simple, comprehensible form which is often…
    February 2, 2018
  •   (in chastising David and the people, the Lord said) It is enough! 2 Samuel 24:16b Unnecessary discipline is counterproductive, cruel, corrosive, corruptive, detrimental, distressing, erosive, injurious, malignant, toxic, and venomous.   (David was offered a free place and supplies to erect an alter to God,…
    January 26, 2018
  •   (at this time, Israel was at rest from her enemies, but David) said, ‘Now go throughout all the tribes of Israel, . and count the people, that I may know the number of the people.’ 2 Samuel 24:2 The object of our confidence throws light on that which we rely.   Joab (ruthless military commander)…
    January 19, 2018
  •   These are the names of the mighty men whom David had: thirty-seven in all (who stood with him in obscurity and prosperity). 2 Samuel 23:8,39b One is taught by experience to put a premium on those few people who can appreciate you for what you are. Gail Godwin   Josheb-basshebeth, chief of (David’s…
    January 5, 2018

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