WORD OF THE DAY IS EXIST

Ps 89:11 The heavens are yours, and the earth is yours; everything in the world is yours—you created it all.                                     I enjoy watching animal shows on TV. The migration patterns amaze me, but I never appreciated the intricacies involved.  Since retirement I sit on my deck every morning, weather permitting, and spend time reading … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS EXIST

WORD OF THE DAY IS SING

Ps 89:1 I will sing of the Lord’s unfailing love forever! Young and old will hear of your faithfulness.             What is it about music that make us feel good? Is it the rhythm, beat or words that reach deep in our soul? Some say everything about a favorite song brings happiness. Many genre appeal … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS SING

WORD OF THE DAY IS PAUSE

Ps 87:6 When the Lord registers the nations, he will say, “They have all become citizens of Jerusalem.”             Interlude (Selah, which means pause)             Jerusalem is also associated to a heavenly city, the one Christians look forward to reaching. As we are in such a diverse population from all nations we need to look … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS PAUSE

WORD OF THE DAY IS MERCY

Ps 86:15 But you, O Lord, are a God of compassion and mercy, slow to get angry and filled with unfailing love and faithfulness.                 Many times, David prayed for God’s compassion and mercy. Everyone needs mercy. It may be a friend’s forgiveness for a misunderstanding or leniency for a capital offence. God is always … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS MERCY

WORD OF THE DAY IS TEACH

Ps 86:11 Teach me your ways, O Lord, that I may live according to your truth! Grant me purity of heart, so that I may honor you.             This verse makes two requests of God. The first order of business is learning God’s ways. The process of learning and understanding can be difficult. I learned … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS TEACH

WORD OF THE DAY IS CONFIDENCE

Ps 86:7 I will call to you whenever I’m in trouble, and you will answer me.             David pleaded with God for help, not focusing on the problem but on the answer. His confidence that God will answer is what we need to strive for.             As a young married couple, it seemed there was … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS CONFIDENCE

   WORD OF THE DAY IS LIMITS

Ps 85:10 Unfailing love and truth have met together. Righteousness and peace have kissed!             During the 2020 quarantine I needed to find ways to cope with not only the physical limitation but the emotional and spiritual as well. Some found it a very stressful time and it was. People worked from home if possible … Continue reading    WORD OF THE DAY IS LIMITS

WORD OF THE DAY IS HEART PROBLEMS

Ps 85:7 Show us your unfailing love, O Lord, and grant us your salvation.             When the sons of Korah returned to Jerusalem from their captivity in Babylon they found a barren and desolate city. Their spirit felt the same. Sometimes the exterior is restored but not the interior. They believed their sins were forgiven … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS HEART PROBLEMS

WORD OF THE DAY IS SUN

Ps 84:11 For the Lord God is our sun and our shield. He gives us grace and glory. The Lord will withhold no good thing from those who do what is right.             As we compare God to the sun, we see him as dependable, always there for us, never wavering. The warmth from the … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS SUN