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Slipping?

When I thought, “My foot slips,”      your steadfast love, O Lord, held me up. Psalm 94:18 ESV The older we get, the greater our fear of falling, physically anyway. Where once we bounced to our feet during games or … Continue reading

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Sorry,Thor, that’s not a hammer…

76 In Judah God is known;     his name is great in Israel. 2 His abode has been established in Salem,     his dwelling place in Zion. 3 There he broke the flashing arrows,     the shield, the sword, and the weapons of war. Selah Psalm … Continue reading

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Summer (and Winter)

  You have fixed all the boundaries of the earth;     you have made summer and winter. Psalm 74:17 ESV God created the universe for his glory and for our good; a part of his wonderful revelation of himself to us, … Continue reading

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Shout!

“Shout for joy to God, all the earth;     sing the glory of his name;     give to him glorious praise!” Psalm 66:1-2 ESV Sometimes, unexpectedly, just one word will impress us when we read such familiar verses as these and we find ourselves, perhaps, thinking new-ish thoughts about … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving at Christmas?

You crown the year with your bounty;     your wagon tracks overflow with abundance. The pastures of the wilderness overflow,     the hills gird themselves with joy, the meadows clothe themselves with flocks,     the valleys deck themselves with grain,     they shout and … Continue reading

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The silence of the Lamb?

62 For God alone my soul waits in silence;      from him comes my salvation. 5 For God alone, O my soul, wait in silence,      for my hope is from him. Psalm 62:1, 5 ESV Waiting in silence, waiting well, requires the … Continue reading

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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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