WORD OF THE DAY IS HUMANESS

Ps 8:3-4 When I look at the night sky and see the work of your fingers-the moon and the stars you set in place-what are mere mortals that you should think about them, human beings that you should care for them? Wow, how humbling is this scripture? Looking at creation is always a revelation. We … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS HUMANESS

WORD OF THE DAY IS PLACE

Ps 42:3 Send out your light and your truth; let them guide me. Let them lead me to your holy mountain, to the place where you live.             The sons of Korah are pleading to God to help them find his holy mountain. In those times, it referred to Mount Zion but what about now. … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS PLACE

WORD OF THE DAY IS FAR AWAY

Ps 42:4 My heart is breaking as I remember how it used to be: I walked among the crowds of worshipers, leading a great procession to the house of God, singing for joy and giving thanks amid the sound of a great celebration!             As a young adult I was not following God’s plan in … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS FAR AWAY

WORD OF THE DAY IS FREE

Ps 34:4 I prayed to the Lord, and he answered me. He freed me from all my fears. David is still running from Saul and thinks of hiding in plain sight in Gath where Israel’s enemy live. The problem is Goliath, the one he killed as a teen was from there. Knowing no one would … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS FREE

WORD OF THE DAY IS PATIENCE

Ps 33:18 But the Lord watches over those who fear him, those who rely on his unfailing love. Even though God cares for us, does he guarantee we will not starve or die? I believe that is up to us, at least in part. While God keeps his eye on us, he also sees the … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS PATIENCE

WORD OF THE DAY IS PLEASED

Ps 18:19 He led me to a place of safety; he rescued me because he delights in me. Some live their Christian life without realizing how delighted or pleased God is with them. Even though far from perfect David believed that God was pleased with him. With all his problems, mistakes, and sins his heart … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS PLEASED