Posts from September 2022

Reflections from the Psalms

Psalm 12 “The words of the LORD are pure words, like silver refined in a furnace on the ground, purified seven times.” ~ Psalm 12:6 My family, and perhaps a few others, are well familiar with me saying that “Words are important.”  They are the most powerful thing that God has given us.  Words can…

Reflections from the Psalms

Psalm 11 “In the LORD I take refuge;…For the LORD is righteous; he loves righteous deeds; the upright shall behold his face.” ~ Psalm 11:1a & 7 There are many false and deceiving messages that voices around us are speaking, but the truth never changes.  These voices may come from self, family, friends, co-workers, neighbors,…

Reflections from the Psalms

Psalm 10 “The LORD is king forever and ever; the nations perish from his land. O LORD, you hear the desire of the afflicted; you will strengthen their heart; you will incline your ear to do justice to the fatherless and the oppressed, so that man who is of the earth may strike terror no…

Reflections from the Psalms

Psalm 9 “I will give thanks to the LORD with my whole heart…I will sing praise to your name, O Most High…Tell among the peoples his deeds!” ~ Psalm 9:1a,2b,11b David, whom God said was a man after his own heart (1 Samuel 13:14; Acts 13:22), opens this psalm by declaring he will give thanks…