Watching Confidently – Psalm 5:3

“O LORD, in the morning you hear my voice; in the morning I prepare a sacrifice for you and watch.” Psalm 5:3 Before I opened my Bible this morning, I poured out some things in prayer before the Lord. Various aspects of life weighing on my heart. Then I turned here, to this passage that […]

Waiting for God Alone – Psalm 62:1-2

“For God alone my soul waits in silence; from Him comes my salvation. He only is my rock and my salvation, my fortress; I shall not be greatly shaken.” Psalm 62:1-2 For God alone. There is exclusivity here. He only is my rock, my salvation, my fortress. This security comes solely from God. From God […]

Desolate Places – Isaiah 49:23

“Then you will know that I am the LORD; those who wait for me shall not be put to shame.” Isaiah 49:23b This statement is made at a time when the Lord’s abandonment seems clear. The grief and emptiness of His people feel unending. The outlook of Israel is seen in verse 14: “But Zion […]