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  •   Let us (ungodly world) tear their (God and His people’s) fetters apart And cast away their cords from us! Psalms 2:3 .the Christian message violates today's carefully cultivated incredulity (disbelief and rejection) toward all absolutes. Jim Leffel The One enthroned in heaven laughs (in irony).…
    May 17, 2019
  •  O God, in the greatness of Your lovingkindness, Answer me with Your saving truth. Psalms 69:13b     God gives us the will wherewith to will the truth, and for that the Lord is waiting. George MacDonald, 1824–1905 Deliver me from the mire and do not let me sink; May I be delivered from my…
    May 10, 2019
  •  (Of David) Save me, O God, for waters have come into the soul. Psalms 69:1     When circumstances seem impossible, when all signs of grace in you seem at their lowest ebb; then rest, even if without feeling, in the Father's faithfulness. D. Tryon I have sunk in deep mire, and there is no foothold; I…
    May 3, 2019
  •  You provided in Your goodness for the poor, O God. Psalms 68:10b       Infinite Wisdom sees good, and what is wanted in one thing shall be made up in another. Matthew Henry, 1662-1714, Welsh-born, English nonconformist minister Bible commentator The Lord gives the command; The women…
    April 26, 2019
  •  Sing to God, sing praises to His name; Lift up a song for Him who rides through the deserts, Whose name is the Lord, and exult before Him. Psalms 68:4       God hath enlarged my heart with joy and comfort, when I was like a man imprisoned by grief and sorrow. Charles Haddon Spurgeon,…
    April 19, 2019
  •  I shall pay You my vows, Which my lips uttered And my mouth spoke when I was in distress. Psalms 66:13b-14     Gratitude does not forget the large mercies of deliverance. Henry Law, Exposition of Psalms, 1878 Come and hear, all who fear God, And I will tell of what He has done for my soul. Psalms…
    April 12, 2019
  •  By awesome deeds You answer us in righteousness, O God of our salvation.. Psalms 65:5a       The Lord considers my case, judges when, and how, and after what sort, it will be most fitting to grant me relief. Charles Haddon Spurgeon, 1834-92 Come and see the works of God, Who is awesome…
    April 5, 2019
  •  (Ps of David) Hear my voice, O God, in my complaint; Preserve my life from dread of the enemy. Psalms 64:1     It is very desirable that we should all advance to that perfection of love in which we shall fear no longer; but it is very undesirable, until we have reached that stage, that we should…
    March 29, 2019
  •  Because Your lovingkindness is better than life, My lips will praise You. Psalms 63:3    There is a law of compensation which is conspicuously exemplified in the divine government of human affairs. A balance is strikingly preserved between losses and gains, bitter disappointments and pleasant surprises.…
    March 22, 2019
  •  Once God has spoken; Twice I have heard... Ps 62:11a     Many people hear the Word of God proclaimed. Two people sit in church on Sunday, one is deeply affected; the other falls asleep. What’s the difference. One is under the Spirit’s power, the other is not. The Holy Spirit takes the…
    March 15, 2019
  •   The ungodly .  are like the chaff which the wind drives away. Psalms 1:4 The essence of folly is turning from God as the trustworthy touchstone of all reality and instead making (natural) preferences the measure of what is real. John Piper, The Pleasures of God   .the ungodly shall not stand…
    March 8, 2019
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    March 1, 2019
  •   .when Solomon was old, his wives turned his heart after other gods; and his heart was not loyal to the Lord his God, as was the heart of his father David. 1 Kings 11:4 Hearts that drift along currents forged by egocentric love and gratification disregard the compass of the mind, the rudder of reason and most of…
    February 22, 2019
  •   (Queen to Solomon) Blessed are your men and your servants, who stand continually before you and hear your wisdom! 1 Kings 10:8 The majority of us lead quiet, unheralded lives as we pass through this world. There will most likely be no ticker-tape parades for us, no monuments created in our honor. But that does…
    February 15, 2019
  •   (Solomon) sent the people (home) and they went to their tents joyful and glad of heart for all the good that the Lord had done for . His people. 1 Kings 8:66 Joy is the simplest form of gratitude. Karl Barth, Swiss Theologian, among the most influential of the 20th century. 1886-1968   When the queen of…
    February 8, 2019

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