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‘…all my inmost being…’ (4)

For as high as the heavens are above the earth,     so great is his love for those who fear him;    as far as the east is from the west,     so far has he removed our transgressions from … Continue reading

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‘My times are in your hands…’ (1)

‘Into your hands I commit my spirit; redeem me, O LORD, the God of truth.’ Psalm 31:5 The Advertising Slogan Hall Of Fame recognizes excellence and its membership includes ‘Let your fingers do the walking’ (Yellow Pages) and ‘We try … Continue reading

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Happy? (3)

‘He is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither. Whatever he does prospers.’ Psalm 1:3 Okay, so you’re happy; but why are you happy? Maybe you are … Continue reading

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I love the LORD, for…(3)

For you, O LORD, have delivered my soul from death, my eyes from tears, my feet from stumbling, that I may walk before the LORD in the land of the living. Psalm 116:8, 9 Watching the BBC television series, ‘Outnumbered’, … Continue reading

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I lift up my eyes….the LORD watches over you…. Psalm 121 (2).

Psalms 120 to 134 are collectively called Songs of Ascent. Most likely they are Songs sung by the people as they journeyed up to Jerusalem and the Temple of the LORD to celebrate the Feasts of Israel there. (Exodus 23:14-17) … Continue reading

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“Search me, O God, and know my heart…” (2)

23 Search me, O God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts. 24 See if there is any offensive way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting. PS 139:23, 24. Singing in Babylon…. But David sang … Continue reading

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“…their voice goes out into all the earth…” (2)

David, King of Judah, who wrote Psalm 19 (see ‘…their voice goes out…’.1) could not reign forever. The LORD who chose and anointed David for Judah knew that for our sake, a better King must come. 30 But the angel said … Continue reading

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