Tag Archives: Psalms

Psalm 127:3 Moms’ Night Out movie: Laughs, plus hope for frazzled moms

Today’s post was written by and used with permission from Rusty Wright. ——— Want laughs, plus a way to tell a mother she’s loved? Take her to see Moms’ Night Out, opening Mother’s Day weekend. When I visited this film’s … Continue reading

Posted in Love, Relationships | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Psalm 23 Dumb, Directionless, Defenseless

Today’s post was written by and shared with permission from Tim Challies. ——— Why sheep? Why not cheetahs or wolves or ligers or another animal with a bit of flair, a bit of class? But the Bible tells us often … Continue reading

Posted in Humility | Tagged , , , | Comments Off

Psalm 121 Is anything safe?

I wrote last week that our hardships serve a purpose and that God can bring good from our suffering. I wrote that God wants us to focus on what matters for eternity. Did I really believe that when I wrote … Continue reading

Posted in God's Power | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Psalm 32:7 Does God’s Love Make You Want To Give?

Today’s post was written by Rusty Wright. ——— Does experiencing God’s love make you want to give? Some current social scientific research suggests it might. University of Akron sociologist Matthew T. Lee says, “Millions of Americans frequently experience divine love … Continue reading

Posted in Giving | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Psalm 73:25-26 Not Fair!

I have often mentioned in my posts that in this world we can expect to have trouble; the Bible tells us so in John 16:33. That may be a bit difficult to accept if you are a perfectionist, an idealist, … Continue reading

Posted in Trust | Tagged , , , | Comments Off

Psalm 19:1-2 *The Sky Is Not The Limit—A Tribute to Commander Chris Hadfield

It’s an old expression that I used to hear quite frequently when I was younger: “The sky’s the limit.” In other words, you can do anything; there is no limit. From our perspective standing on the Earth, the sky seems … Continue reading

Posted in God's Power | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

Psalm 5:3 First Things First

What is the first thing you do when you wake up in the morning? This is a question that I happened to see on a Facebook page recently. The three most popular answers seemed to be: 1. Make coffee 2. … Continue reading

Posted in Prayer | Tagged , , | Comments Off

Psalm 42:11 Intervention

For the last couple of days I have been considering what verse I should write about this week. Usually I come across a verse while reading, checking Facebook or listening to a sermon or television program, and I think, “That … Continue reading

Posted in Hope | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Psalm 86:12 Still Working On It

You may have noticed that things don’t always turn out the way you hope they will. And they almost always take longer than you want them to. In this world of instant everything, many of us have lost our ability … Continue reading

Posted in Praise | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Psalm 23 Walking Through The Valley

I have to admit that I have a tendency to focus on the destination rather than the journey. I’ve often said that I would enjoy my vacations more if I didn’t have to spend time getting there. Every time I … Continue reading

Posted in Trials, Trust | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments