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Hear the Peace?

Let me hear what God the Lord will speak,      for he will speak peace to his people, to his saints;      but let them not turn back to folly. Psalm 85:8 ESV As unsaved sinners (or as saved but … Continue reading

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Saving Face?

Restore us, O God;      let your face shine, that we may be saved! Restore us, O God of hosts;      let your face shine, that we may be saved! Restore us, O Lord God of hosts!      Let your … Continue reading

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Psalm 79

A Psalm of Asaph. O God, the nations have come into your inheritance; they have defiled your holy temple; they have laid Jerusalem in ruins. They have given the bodies of your servants to the birds of the heavens for … Continue reading

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Even Our Sufferings…

You hold my eyelids open;     I am so troubled that I cannot speak. I consider the days of old,     the years long ago. I said, “Let me remember my song in the night;     let me meditate in my heart.”     Then … 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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What God wants?

  “If I were hungry, I would not tell you,      for the world and its fullness are mine.” Psalm 50:12 ESV Asaph’s song makes two things clear to me. I have absolutely nothing that God needs. I have just one … 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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