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Psalm 37:25-40

I have been young, and now am old, yet I have not seen the righteous forsaken or his children begging for bread. He is ever lending generously, and his children become a blessing. Turn away from evil and do good; … Continue reading

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Why do you hide Yourself?

But you do see, for you note mischief and vexation, that you may take it into your hands… Psalm 10:14 ESV There are times when God is not quite as apparent to us as we might want him to be. … Continue reading

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Psalm 10

Why, O Lord, do you stand far away? Why do you hide yourself in times of trouble? In arrogance the wicked hotly pursue the poor; let them be caught in the schemes that they have devised. For the wicked boasts … 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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‘Then they cried …’ (1)

Whoever is wise, let him attend to these things;     let them consider the steadfast love of the Lord. Psalm 107:43 I am watching over my left shoulder while I am writing this, a game of baseball (Milwaukee at Atlanta) live … Continue reading

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Psalm 119 (18) ‘Tsadhe’ (verse 137-144)

Tsadhe    Righteous are you, O LORD,     and your laws are right.    The statutes you have laid down are righteous;     they are fully trustworthy.    My zeal wears me out,     for my enemies ignore your words.  … Continue reading

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‘My hope is in you…” (1)

‘My heart grew hot within me, and as I meditated, the fire burned’ Psalm 39:3 KJV reads, ‘while I was musing the fire burned’, which led C.H. Spurgeon to suggest that for David, King of Judah; ‘while his heart was … Continue reading

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