Psalm 112:8a -My Synomatic Version

“My heart is steady, established, upheld, strong, maintained, assured and set firm. I shall not be afraid. I shall not fear. I will not be shaken.“ I have taken up writing out one verse a day. I like to then look up the verse in various translations, seeing the different words used and then readingContinue reading “Psalm 112:8a -My Synomatic Version”

Throwback Thursday: PROVISION (2016)

Psalm 46:1; Acts 14:17; 1 Timothy 6:17 “I lift up my eyes to the mountains—    where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord,    the Maker of heaven and earth.”  Psalm 121:1-2 Recently I was dealing with something that I could not get through alone. I needed help. I had been praying every day, repeatedly saying, “Come,Continue reading “Throwback Thursday: PROVISION (2016)”

Sing to Him a New Song

Psalm 33 says, “Sing to Him a new song.” When I read this line, I asked myself, what song have I been singing? The answer was that it was not a happy, joyful, praise the Lord song. Honestly, the song has been one of questions, pleas, and confusion. You know what I learned? Those songsContinue reading “Sing to Him a New Song”

Be Not the Fool – Thoughts on Psalm 53

Be not the fool who says in their heart, “there is no God.” We all fall short. No one does good. A somber thought if it stayed there. Yet, it doesn’t. He invites us into His loving mercy and grace. Be not the fool who does not accept this invitation, continuing to deny His existence.Continue reading “Be Not the Fool – Thoughts on Psalm 53”

A Reflection on Psalm 34:4-7 Reason to Shine

I shine with the radiance which can only come from Him. There is no more shame, no more regret. I am saved from all my troubles, left only with security, protection and love. Sheltered by the angels’ love, I am saved. I am rescued. I am delivered from all my fears. My despair is lifted.Continue reading “A Reflection on Psalm 34:4-7 Reason to Shine”

The Deepest Waters – Poem on Psalm 69

The deepest waters are swallowing me whole yet, my throat remains parched and my eyes can no longer produce tears. I stretch my hands up through the waves, reaching out to my God. He reaches out to me, breaking through the water and the fears. Thoughts flood my mind of things past and present sorrowsContinue reading “The Deepest Waters – Poem on Psalm 69”

Creation Dances – a view of Psalm 8

The moon hangs from a star – Creation dances together in the night sky. Together they present a perfect rhythm, found in the universe but controlled only by You, Lord. Set in their unique place by Your perfect precision. I feel so small, so imperfect But my God, you have called even me by name.Continue reading “Creation Dances – a view of Psalm 8”