They hold fast to themselves an evil purpose. They talk of laying snares secretly, saying, "Who can see them?" Psalm 64:5 Questions are wonderful catalysts. They express sincere interest in a person. They bring clarification to a matter. They encourage someone quiet to express what … Continue reading I Don’t Have To Answer The Question
No one who hopes in you will ever be put to shame, but shame will come on those who are treacherous without cause. Psalm 25:3 I've been acquainted with numerous Christian organizations that wanted to legislate nearly every part of life. Admittedly, if someone … Continue reading Accused of Being a Stumbling Block
I have done what is just and right, do not leave me to my oppressors. Psalm 119:121 This is the prayer of many today, maybe even you. Each of us will taste of a season where oppressors torment us. We will cry out, as David … Continue reading Is This Really A Prayer God Answers?
Let the insolent be put to shame, because they have wronged me with falsehood; as for me, I will meditate on your precepts. Psalm 119:78 There are those who have it in for one of God’s servants. They will misconstrue what he says, find ways … Continue reading Can I Really Pray This Prayer?
He sent from on high, He took me; He drew me out of many waters. He brought me forth also into a broad place; He rescued me, because He delighted in me. Psalm 18:16,19 Lord, I am confined. I’m in the company of those … Continue reading Prayer For Those Living With Criticism
Do not let the oppressed retreat in disgrace; may the poor and needy praise your name. Psalm 74:21 Why do seasons of disgrace often span a decade or two? Shame doesn't usually last a month or two and God can appear to be out … Continue reading An Atmosphere of Disgrace