Category: Psalms

Lifting Up What Is Almost Dead

“O afflicted one, storm-tossed and not comforted, behold, I will set your stones in antimony, and lay your foundations with sapphires.  Isaiah 54;11 Hagar knew what it was to face death.  She experienced an isolation in the wilderness that offered no comfort. She held her nearly dead … Continue reading Lifting Up What Is Almost Dead

How God Comforts Me

"Do not fear, for I am with you; Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, surely I will help you, Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.” Isaiah 41:10 Every day, we have more … Continue reading How God Comforts Me

When Changes Come In Waves

Deep calls to deep at the roar of your waterfalls; all your breakers and your waves have gone over me.  Psalm 42:7 Have you ever been knocked over by a huge wave?  I have.  As a child of 5 years old, I almost drowned when … Continue reading When Changes Come In Waves

Trembling For Home

Now therefore, O kings, show discernment; Take warning, O judges of the earth. Worship the LORD with reverence and rejoice with trembling.  Psalm 2:10-11 Worship and trembling go together.  I've been so moved during worship that I could no longer stand up.  It's a beautiful … Continue reading Trembling For Home

Making Critical Choices With My Senses

Make me to know your way, O Lord; teach me your paths.  Psalm 25:4 I can judge nothing with my senses correctly without consulting God.  Nothing!  What looks lush one day can be a wasteland tomorrow.  What looks barren today can become lush once the … Continue reading Making Critical Choices With My Senses

The Object of Someone’s Wrath

Who considers the power of your anger, and your wrath according to the fear of you? Psalm 90:11 Many live as the object of someone’s wrath. Through no fault of their own, they share the same last name with someone who harbors rage over the … Continue reading The Object of Someone’s Wrath

Nuggets For A Child

My soul melts away for sorrow; strengthen me according to your word!  Psalm 119:27 God’s agenda for me is to strengthen my faith.  Satan’s agenda is to destroy my faith.  He will do it by using pain and pleasure.  The pleasures tempt me to believe … Continue reading Nuggets For A Child