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No strain, no gain…

Tremble, O earth, at the presence of the Lord, at the presence of the God of Jacob… Psalm 114:7 ESV     20 Truly, truly, I say to you, you will weep and lament, but the world will rejoice. You will … Continue reading

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In two minds?

11 Teach me your way, Lord,      that I may rely on your faithfulness; give me an undivided heart,      that I may fear your name. 12 I will praise you, Lord my God, with all my heart;      I will glorify … Continue reading

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But it IS God who…

For not from the east or from the west     and not from the wilderness comes lifting up, but it is God who executes judgment,     putting down one and lifting up another. Psalm75:6-7 ESV  Not from the east, or from, the … Continue reading

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But God will…

13 This is the path of those who have foolish confidence… 14 Like sheep they are appointed for Sheol; death shall be their shepherd… Their form shall be consumed in Sheol with no place to dwell. 15 But God will … Continue reading

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Praise in the Present Tense

Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel, from everlasting to everlasting! Amen and Amen. Psalm 41:13 ESV   Derek Kidner in his Tyndale Old Testament Commentary on the Psalms writes about the doxologies (like 41:13) that conclude each of … Continue reading

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Help me, O Lord…

O Lord, all my longing is before you;      my sighing is not hidden from you. My heart throbs; my strength fails me,      and the light of my eyes—it also has gone from me. Psalm 38:9-10 ESV David, while … Continue reading

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‘…all my inmost being…’ (3)

‘Praise the LORD, O my soul;     all my inmost being, praise his holy name.’ Psalm 103:1  ‘Praise the LORD, O my soul,     and forget not all his benefits–   who forgives all your sins     and heals all … Continue reading

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