Monthly Archives: February 2016

Psalm 71:17-20

Forsake Me Not When My Strength Is Spent O God, from my youth you have taught me, and I still proclaim your wondrous deeds. So even to old age and gray hairs, O God, do not forsake me, until I … Continue reading

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Later rather than sooner?

Make haste, O God, to deliver me!     O Lord, make haste to help me! Psalm 70:1 ESV Psalm 70 echoes, almost exactly, Psalm 40:13-17, and verse one may be literally translated (according to Derek Kidner in his Tyndale Old Testament … Continue reading

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Psalm 70

To the choirmaster. Of David, for the memorial offering. Make haste, O God, to deliver me! O Lord, make haste to help me! Let them be put to shame and confusion who seek my life! Let them be turned back … Continue reading

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Telescopes, not Microscopes…

‘I will praise the name of God with a song; I will magnify him with thanksgiving.’ Psalm 69:30 Christians are described variously in Scripture regarding our (preferred) influence upon the world into which Jesus has sent us. We are to … Continue reading

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Psalm 69:29-33

But I am afflicted and in pain; let your salvation, O God, set me on high! I will praise the name of God with a song; I will magnify him with thanksgiving. This will please the Lord more than an … Continue reading

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