The mouths of the righteous utter wisdom, and their tongues speak what is just.  Psalm 37:30 To be wise, and to be just, requires alertness.  No one can assess things clearly if they’re zoned out. I ask myself this morning if I’m fully awake?  Has God caused my spiritual senses to arise out of twilight …

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Let your mercy come to me that I might live.  Psalm 119:77 The psalmist could not fully understand how his cry for mercy would be fulfilled in Christ.  He saw mercy as a ‘thing’ God would bestow.  Ultimately, God sent mercy as a person.  Mercy touched our eyes so we could see God, forgave our …

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My soul is consumed with longing for your rules at all times.  Psalm 119:20 Having my soul consumed with something is not a new experience.  I know what that feels like.  I was consumed with grief when my parents died.  The loss filled my heart to such an extent that it was all I thought …

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