From where does our help come from? Today we are going to continue the thought we began last week. What does it mean to rely upon the Lord? Psalm 62:01-02 says - For God alone my soul waits in silence; from him comes my salvation. He alone is my rock and my salvation, my fortress;… Continue reading Our Direction Comes From God
God is My Everything
When we think of the Lord being everything in our life, do we really ponder what “everything” means? Or are we merely repeating something we’ve been told? I encourage you today to think about what it means for the Lord to be everything in your life. Psalm 18:02 says: The LORD is my rock and… Continue reading God is My Everything
God Cares for the Humble
It was humble Abagail who was able to calm down the anger of David when her not so humble husband, Nabal, angered the soon to be king. Humility is being able to recognize that we do not know everything. Humility allows us to think of others before ourselves. Humility honors the Lord. Whereas pride is… Continue reading God Cares for the Humble
We Cannot Be A “Good” Person
What makes someone corrupt and what makes someone not corrupt? Today's reading shows us just why we need Jesus in our lives, and that by our own merit, we are not good. Several connections to the book of Romans appear today, which I'm excited about, and I hope you enjoy it, too! Before Continuing, Look… Continue reading We Cannot Be A “Good” Person
Why Are We Fearful When We Have The Lord?
In the midst of COVID-19, these chapters today are such a reminder that God is bigger than what we fear and what is in the world. As today is a day we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus may we be reminded that our strength is in Christ. Today's Reading: Chapter 11, 12, and 13 Chapter… Continue reading Why Are We Fearful When We Have The Lord?
Where Is God In Evil?
If we "truly" had a "loving" God, then evil wouldn't exist... This is the mindset of many people. Post | God Will Use Our Bad For His Good In Psalms, we see a few chapters dedicated to these questions. In fact, the book of Job also covers these same things. People notice how the wicked… Continue reading Where Is God In Evil?
A Refuge In Times Of Trouble
He who was made a little lower than the angels to rule overall has become our refuge and strength. Today's Reading: Psalm 8 & 9 Psalm 8 (Verses 1-2) The Lord's name is excellent in all the earth. From nursing babes, God ordains strength that the enemy be silenced. (Verses 3-8) Here we see scriptures… Continue reading A Refuge In Times Of Trouble
Lest They Tear Me Like A Lion (Prayer For Deliverance)
Seriously one of the best things we can do during prayer is speak the word of God. I know in times of trials, fear, and worry taking the advice that I should pray a psalm has been beneficial to my spirit. God keeps His word, and no matter what happens, He is always with us.… Continue reading Lest They Tear Me Like A Lion (Prayer For Deliverance)
Start Your Day With Prayer
Prayer is essential to having a walk with Christ. It doesn't have to be complicated. This short chapter in Psalms gives us a simple overview of prayer, its importance, and God's power. Today's Reading: Ch. 5 David seems to start his morning with the Lord. He asks the Lord to listen and consider his meditation. He… Continue reading Start Your Day With Prayer
The One Who Lifts Your Head Against Fear
ADDITIONS TO THIS SERIES! -I noticed in Psalms that David often shares attributes of God. I thought it might be helpful if I share what I find at the end of each chapter. Not only that but for this series in general, I'm going to try to make sure I add at least one praise… Continue reading The One Who Lifts Your Head Against Fear