Category Archives: Psalms

November 21: Motivation, Location, and Method

Read Psalm 150:1-6 There is no doubt what this psalmist wanted readers like us to do, right?  He only says it thirteen times!  We are to praise the Lord.  We are to express to Him our heartfelt worship. But beyond … Continue reading

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September 29: God’s Will and His Word

Read Psalm 40:1-17 In this devotional series, we have already examined some of the specific expressions of God’s will.  We have seen that it is God’s will that all be saved.  It is His plan that His children live a … Continue reading

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June 16: Man Card Accountability

Read Psalm 15:1-5 Ladies, hang with me for the next few lines.  Guys, pay attention. Man Card.  I got mine last fall.  Do you know what I had to do to get it? I shot (and made) a three-pointer in … Continue reading

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April 23: Wisdom from the Word

Read Psalm 119:81-128 Perhaps you noticed one or both of these unique characteristics of Psalm 119: This psalm is an acrostic psalm. Your Bible may indicate that the way that mine does. The psalm is divided into twenty-two sections each … Continue reading

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April 14: The Pilgrim Walk

Read Psalm 84 “The pilgrims to the heavenly city may have to pass through many a valley of weeping, and many a thirsty desert; but wells of salvation shall be opened for them, and consolations sent for their support. Those … Continue reading

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April 7: One Day with God is Better!

Read Psalm 84:1-12 “Better is one day in your courts than a thousand elsewhere; I would rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God than dwell in the tents of the wicked.” (v. 10) The Sons of Korah…These … Continue reading

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March 3: How Fearing God Leads to Life

When my husband and I decided to take the opportunity we were given and move to Germany with our two kids for a year, I was fairly uncertain. Because there’s a lot of scary in it. Here’s why we decided … Continue reading

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February 28: Unafraid Unshaken

Part of the afraid that I’ve always hidden behind was the fear of seeing something bad happen. Like a really bad car accident. Or a fist-fight. Or an old lady falling off her bike. I really have no explanation for this fear. … Continue reading

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February 19: The Kind of Fear That Leads to Life Unafraid

Read Psalm 16 It’s the excited that mixes with the scared I feel when I stand at the edge of the ocean. The constantly pounding waves and the water’s mighty pull back out. The bus that stops and let’s the lady cross when … Continue reading

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February 17: Love’s Vast Reaches

Read Psalm 36:1-12 “Your love, O LORD, reaches to the heavens, your faithfulness to the skies. Your righteousness is like the mighty mountains, your justice like the great deep.” (vv. 5, 6) At times, the depravity of man…the utter sinfulness … Continue reading

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