PREY FOR THE CUNNING You spurn all who go away from your statues, for their cunning is in vain.  Psalm 119:118 Can someone talk you out of doing the right thing?  Can they convince you of something you know isn’t true?  Perhaps they try to reinterpret your life every time you talk with them.  They …

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SPIRITUAL MUTINY Hold me up, that I may be safe and have regard for your statutes continually!  Psalm 119:117     I married into a well known Christian family.  Jack Wyrtzen, my father-in-law, was an evangelist.  In the 40’s and 50’s, he spoke to crowds of a half million people across the world.  He could not go many …

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CONFIRMING AN OATH I have sworn an oath and confirmed it, to keep your righteous rules.  Psalm 119:106 When promises are made in the context of love, they are not usually uttered just one time.  When time and trials test them, reassurance is welcomed.  It comforts and it strengthens love and respect.