Category Archives: Psalms

May 20 – Praying Through the Psalms – Psalm 8:3-9

Read Psalm 8:3–9 Did you ever ask yourself, “Why am I here? What’s the purpose of my life? What am I doing on earth anyway” Sooner or later, all of us ponder those issues. The Psalmist answered those questions in … Continue reading

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May 19 – Praying Through the Psalms – Psalm 8:3-4

Read Psalm 8:3-4 I’m not much of an astronomer. I can pick out a few constellations on a cloudless night, like the Big Dipper, Little Dipper, Orion, and the North Star, but that’s about it. Yet, like the Psalmist, I … Continue reading

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May 18 – Praying Through the Psalms – Psalm 8:1-2

Read Psalm 8:1-2 No doubt about it! Psalm 8 is one of my favorites – especially verse 2:  “From the lips of children and infants you have ordained praise.” Talk about a great reminder of both the simplicity and grandeur … Continue reading

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May 17 – Praying Through the Psalms – Psalm 1

Read Psalm 1:1-6 Prayer, that intimate conversation between us and our heavenly father. Some days it is full of requests, some days questions, other days praise… as we pray through Psalm 1 let it guide our conversation with God today.  … Continue reading

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May 10 – When I Get Out – Trust is Contagious

Read Matthew 7:24-27, Psalm 40:1-3 and 1 Peter 2:4-6 I was trying to sleep but my mind was replaying the events of the day. It was September 11, 2001, and I couldn’t get past this eerie feeling that life was … Continue reading

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May 9 – When I Get Out – Called For This Time and This Place

Read Psalm 23 and Psalm 46:10 I had first heard of the novel Coronavirus in early January when I was on a winter vacation to Mexico. At that point, little was known about the virus and I, like many Americans,  … Continue reading

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May 6 – When I Get Out – Cultivating a Quiet Heart

Read Psalm 131:1-3 As the stay at home orders began rolling out, our family found ourselves watching at least a little more TV than before. Ok, maybe a lot more at times! Anyways, we discovered a show called “Alone” and … Continue reading

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