VOICES

Reflections on Psalm 29 Lift up your voices, you heavenly beings; raise your praise to the heavenly rafters that all magificence and strength belong to the Lord. Give Him every bit of the glory that He is due. You live in the full splendor of His holiness -- worship...

RECKONING

Reflections on Psalm 10 Lord, why do You seem so out of reach? Why can't I see You clearly in these troubled times? Arrogant people prey on the vulnerable, trapping them in their schemes. They boast about having whatever they crave in their greed, and only respect...

LIFE ON THE ROCK

Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000168 EndHTML:0000002882 StartFragment:0000000468 EndFragment:0000002865 Reflections on Psalm 144: Thank You, Father, that You alone are my unchanging foundation, the solid reality on which I can stand without fear of You shifting beneath my...

STRAIGHT TALK

Reflections on James 1:16-18, 21-22, 26-27; 2:19; 4:1-17; 5:13-20 Don't be fooled -- the gifts that are good -- perfectly good -- come from God. The gifts of His Word, His salvation through Jesus -- these are pure truth, and what is born in us through them makes us...

THE YOKE’S ON ME

At that time, Jesus said, “I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this is what you were pleased to do.   “Come to me, all you who are weary...

CELEBRATE!

Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000168 EndHTML:0000003292 StartFragment:0000000503 EndFragment:0000003275 Reflections on Psalm 145: I will exalt You, my God and King, every day in every way; I will praise You always. You are so awesome that I can only scratch the surface of...

HEADS UP!

One of the teachers of the law . . . asked him, “Of all the commandments, which is the most important?” “The most important one,” answered Jesus, “is this: 'Hear, O Israel: the Lord our God, the Lord is one. Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your...

TRUST

Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000168 EndHTML:0000002299 StartFragment:0000000468 EndFragment:0000002282 Reflections on Psalm 56: I need Your mercy, my God. People who hate me are breathing down my neck. Their attacks on me never let up. They think they're better than me,...

SING!

Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000168 EndHTML:0000002625 StartFragment:0000000468 EndFragment:0000002608 Reflections on Psalm 96: Let your heart sing a new song to the Lord today -- a song fitting for a new day in His presence, as fresh as a new dawn, full of awareness of...

A-MAZING!

Even in darkness light dawns for the upright, for those who are gracious and compassionate and righteous. Surely the righteous will never be shaken . . . They will have no fear of bad news; their hearts are steadfast, trusting in the Lord. Their hearts are secure,...