Not too long ago I finished reading the Psalms for the 3rd time (all 150 of them)! If you want a tremendous and incredible pick-me-up from God Himself - - this is it. I'm just going to take some samplings from the first few Psalms to perhaps whet your appetite for additional strengthening of your … Continue reading Need Some Encouragement or Real Help?
"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
“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
"In everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you" (I Thessalonians 5:18) If you're anything like me, you can always find something to grumble about.It seems as though life often provides more hardships than joyrides. I have met very few people who have been without complaints (I have … Continue reading Thanksgiving 2019
"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?