CHOICES I hold back my feet from every evil way, in order to keep your word.  Psalm 119:101 The way of destruction isn’t far off.  It’s presented to me many times a day in the form of a single step over its threshold.  A journey down the road of self-pity beckons me.  Another trail toward …

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ARROGANCE OR HUMILITY? I understand more than the aged, for I keep your precepts.  Psalm 119:100 This is quite a statement.  If I heard anyone in my lifetime say something like this, I’d probably think it was out of line.  So was David humble?  Or was this a flash of arrogance?

KEEP ME ALIVE In your steadfast love give me life, that I may keep the testimonies of your mouth.  Psalm 119:88             Psalm 119 is the expression of extremes.  The writer (most think it is David) is in desperate straights and speaks about most everything in the context of life and death.  “Your Word is …

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VERY LONG COURT PROCEEDINGS How long must your servant endure?  When will you judge those who persecute me? Psalm 119:84             Have you ever been through a long court proceeding?  I haven’t.  But I have known friends who have and the time for testimonies, arguments, and then deliberation by the jury can seem long.  Given …

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