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Our Desirable delight?

    Trust in the Lord, and do good;      dwell in the land and befriend faithfulness. Delight yourself in the Lord,      and he will give you the desires of your heart. Psalm 37:3-4 ESV John Piper commented on … Continue reading

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In God’s shadow?

‘How precious is your steadfast love, O God!      The children of mankind take refuge in the shadow of your wings. They feast on the abundance of your house, and you give them drink from the river of your delights. For … Continue reading

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Praying for Keeps? (2)

You make known to me the path of life;      in your presence there is fullness of joy;      at your right hand are pleasures forevermore. Psalm 16:11 ESV     “‘…dead. The term is over: the holidays have begun. … Continue reading

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Casting cares….

Cast your burden on the Lord,     and he will sustain you Psalm 55:22a     How long is it since you had a good moan? Or are you at that place now where you shrug and ask, ‘What’s the use? … Continue reading

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The LORD is my shepherd… (5)

You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. Psalm 23:5 ESV   I have found C.S.Lewis’s ‘Reflections on the Psalms’ so usually helpful that I hesitate to mention what he writes about verse 5. Perhaps it’s … Continue reading

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The Lord reigns! (1)

‘Oh sing to the Lord a new song;  Say among the nations, “The Lord reigns!’Psalm 96:1,10a How long is a new song new? Last night I watched (for the second time, so it was no longer new) the video of … Continue reading

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‘God is a righteous judge…’ (1)

‘God is a righteous judge,    a God who expresses his wrath every day.’ Psalm 7:11  C.S.Lewis in his book, ‘Reflections on the Psalms’, writes, ‘It was …with great surprise that I first noticed how the Psalmists talk about the … Continue reading

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