Ps 77:11 But then I recall all you have done, O Lord; I remember your wonderful deeds of long ago. Occasionally we have bad days. We feel abandoned, discarded by God. In anguish we complain but words are useless, only tears come. Years ago, someone hurt me deeply. If the lie told about me was … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS REMEMBER
Ps 76:11 Make vows to the Lord your God, and keep them. Let everyone bring tribute to the Awesome One. After many questions of why the wicked flourish, Asaph finally knows the answer. Making, keeping and supporting the vows made to the Lord. Sounds simple, but it’s the most complex thing for us to do. … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS VOWS
Ps 76:10 Human defiance only enhances your glory, for you use it as a weapon. How can God receive glory from our human defiance? Is that even possible? Many times in the Bible God allowed his people and the disobedient to see miracles. Some who were disobedient were destroyed. Those who remained were used … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS DEFIANCE
Ps 75:10 For God says, “I will break the strength of the wicked, but I will increase the power of the godly.” Up to this time the writer (probably Asaph) has doubts but now has the assurance that God will keep his promise to bring Israel through the previous destruction of Jerusalem. As … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS POWER
Ps 75:9 But as for me, I will always proclaim what God has done; I will sing praises to the God of Jacob. Sometimes I drive people nuts with my optimism. I make a conscious decision every day to find something good in every situation. My son has asked me “How can you find … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS PURPOSEFUL THINKING.