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At the end… prayer?

Hear my cry, O God,      listen to my prayer; from the end of the earth I call to you      when my heart is faint. Psalm 61:2 ESV Charles Spurgeon commented on  this verse in The Treasury of David… … Continue reading

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God’s Potent Potions?

You have made your people see hard things; you have given us wine to drink that made us stagger. Psalm 60:3 ESV ‘It’s not you, it’s me’, is a familiar line from an old television show of the 90’s (I … Continue reading

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Say to my soul…

Draw the spear and javelin against my pursuers! Say to my soul, “I am your salvation!” Psalm 35:3 ESV Dr. G. Campbell Morgan commented on Psalm 35, “This Psalm in its entirety is an appeal for help in the midst … Continue reading

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Psalm 119 (10) ‘Yodh’ (verse 73-80)

Yodh Your hands made me and formed me; give me understanding to learn your commands. May those who fear you rejoice when they see me, for I have put my hope in your word. I know, O LORD, that your … Continue reading

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Psalm 119 (9) ‘Teth’ (verses 65-72)

Teth Do good to your servant according to your word, O LORD. Teach me knowledge and good judgment, for I believe in your commands. Before I was afflicted I went astray, but now I obey your word. You are good, … Continue reading

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