"Why do the nations rage (throng tumultuously), and the people plot a vain (worthless or empty) thing?" (Psalm 2:1) Yes, it's summertime; and, of course, it's the hot season of the year. But this is not what I'm referencing in my title above. I read in The Economist (March 10, 2020) that as of 2019, … Continue reading It’s Getting Hot Out There
“To You, O LORD, I lift up my soul, O my God, I trust in You; let me not be ashamed; let not my enemies triumph over me” (Psalm 25:1, 2) “For many walk, of whom I have told you often, and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross … Continue reading Enemies Galore
“For whatever things were written before were written for our learning, that we through the patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have hope” (Romans 15:4) The Psalms are some of my very favorite portions of the Bible. I have to admit - - I’m addicted to them! In the first place, they are given … Continue reading Let the Psalms Comfort You
"Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor stands in the path of sinners, nor sits in the seat of the scornful; but his delight is in the law of the LORD, and in His law he meditates day and night. He shall be like a tree planted by … Continue reading So, You’ve Never Read the Psalms?
"Search me, O God, and know my heart (mind, emotions, will); try me, and know my anxieties" (Psalm 139:23) Believe it or not, even David, the greatest king of Israel, had his anxieties (I guess we all suffer the same malady from time to time)! The remedy he prescribes is an eye-opener: I. Call to … Continue reading Psalm 139… Help for My Anxieties