A Safe Place – Psalm 91:4

“He will cover you with his pinions, and under his wings you will find refuge; his faithfulness is a shield and buckler.” Psalm 91:4 Under His wings we find refuge. Refuge. From our self-criticisms. From the weariness of trying to be more, to do more. From guilt of past choices, whether sinful or simply unwise. […]

Who We Need Him To Be – Psalm 88:1-3

“O LORD, God of my salvation; I cry out day and night before you… For my soul is full of troubles, and my life draws near to Sheol.” Psalm 88:1,3 The opening of this psalm, this prayer, strikes me this morning. “O LORD, God of my salvation.” The writer begins with this statement of who […]

Foundations of Hope – Psalm 85:10-13

“Steadfast love and faithfulness meet; righteousness and peace kiss each other. Faithfulness springs up from the ground, and righteousness looks down from the sky. Yes, the LORD will give what is good, and our land will yield its increase. Righteousness will go before him and make his footsteps a way.” Psalm 85:10-13 “Let him who […]

So Much More – Psalm 84:11-12

“For the LORD God is a sun and shield; the LORD bestows favor and honor. No good thing does he withhold from those who walk uprightly. O LORD of hosts, blessed is the one who trusts in you!” Psalm 84:11-12 “Those who look to him are radiant, and their faces shall never be ashamed… Oh, […]

To Dwell With Us – Exodus 29:43-46

“There I will meet with the people of Israel…I will dwell among the people of Israel and will be their God. And they shall know that I am the LORD their God, who brought them out of the land of Egypt that I might dwell among them. I am the LORD their God.” Exodus 29:43, […]

The Day and The Night – Psalm 74:16

“Yours is the day, Yours also the night” Psalm 74:16a The context of this verse is on physical creation. But its application covers much more. Giving us hope as we behold the broken world around us, and as we move within the smaller, personal world that makes up our days. Because our God reigns over […]

Wondrous Things – Psalm 72:18

“Blessed be the LORD, the God of Israel, who alone does wondrous things” Psalm 72:18 Our God does wondrous things. Yesterday, we focused on His glory, His worthiness to receive our all and our praise. Today, I want to focus on His power. Because our God is glorious and He is powerful, and nothing can […]