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“Tell him to stop worrying. Tell him he doesn’t need to fear the fierce anger of those two burned-out embers” (Isaiah 7:4). What is keeping you up at night? What are you praying about, and are those prayers mixed with and […]

They forgot what he had done— the great wonders he had shown them, the miracles he did for their ancestors… When the Lord heard them, he was furious. The fire of his wrath burned against Jacob. Yes, his anger rose […]

He has said, “I will never [under any circumstances] desert you [nor give you up nor leave you without support, nor will I in any degree leave you helpless], nor will I forsake or let you down or relax My […]

Bring to an end the violence of the wicked and make the righteous secure— you, the righteous God who probes minds and hearts. Psalm 7:9 The escalating political tension and violence in the United States is disturbing to say the […]

You might love the guy; you might not. Either way, we as believers are encouraged – rather commanded – to pray for our political leaders, irregardless of their political persuasion or ours. Psalm 72 is a wonderful prayer for a governmental […]

You will show me the path of life; In Your presence is fullness of joy; In Your right hand there are pleasures forevermore. (Psalm 16:11) Words evolve to mean new things, and the term, “Pleasure” is no exception. Once again […]

I desire You more than anything on earth. Psalm 73:25 The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall want for nothing… (Psalm 23) Hardly anyone escapes the trap of addictions. Some addictions are more insidious than others, but from heroin-addicts to coffee-aholics, […]

“Here is my advice: It would be good for you to finish what you started a year ago.”        2 Corinthians 8:10 Half way through 2017 is a good time to do a check-up on the goals we […]

I will tell everyone about your righteousness. All day long I will proclaim your saving power… (Psalm 71:15) …I will tell everyone that you alone are just. (Psalm 71:16) I will tell about your righteous deeds all day long… (Psalm […]

Sometimes we just don’t know where to start or how to pray. At times like that, we have lots of resources to turn to in the Word. Paul’s prayer for his friends in Phillipi is a beautiful and comprehensive prayer […]