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Telescopes, not Microscopes…

‘I will praise the name of God with a song; I will magnify him with thanksgiving.’ Psalm 69:30 Christians are described variously in Scripture regarding our (preferred) influence upon the world into which Jesus has sent us. We are to … Continue reading

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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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David’s delusion?

O Lord, who shall sojourn in your tent?      Who shall dwell on your holy hill? He who walks blamelessly and does what is right      and speaks truth in his heart; Psalm 15:1-2 ESV   But David was not … 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…’ (2)

    ‘Judge me, O LORD, according to my righteousness,     according to my integrity, O Most High.’ Psalm 7:8  We asked last time if hypocrisy lay at the heart of David’s readiness to place himself under the judgement of God … Continue reading

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