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Why do I go mourning?

Why are you cast down, O my soul,      and why are you in turmoil within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise him,      my salvation and my God. Psalm 42:11 ESV   “Blessed are those who … Continue reading

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Psalm 42

To the choirmaster. A Maskil of the Sons of Korah. As a deer pants for flowing streams, so pants my soul for you, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I come and appear … 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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‘O LORD hear my prayer…’

‘I remember the days of long ago’, says David in Psalm 143:5. He remembers the deliverance from Egypt that God worked out for his people. He remembers his personal deliverance from his enemies; from Goliath and even from Saul his … Continue reading

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Psalm 119 (4) ‘Deleth’ (verse 25-32)

Daleth I am laid low in the dust; preserve my life according to your word. I recounted my ways and you answered me; teach me your decrees. Let me understand the teaching of your precepts; then I will meditate on … Continue reading

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“My hope is in you…” (3)

‘But now, Lord, what do I look for? My hope is in you.’  Psalm 39:7 Out, out, brief candle! Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player That struts and frets his hour upon the stage And then is heard … Continue reading

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Psalm 6

For the director of music. With stringed instruments. According to Sheminith. A psalm of David. O LORD, do not rebuke me in your anger or discipline me in your wrath. Be merciful to me, LORD, for I am faint; O … Continue reading

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