Monthly Archives: October 2014

Satisfied in the Morning

Satisfy us in the morning with your unfailing love, that we may sing for joy and be glad all our days. Psalm 90:14 It has been an incredible fall morning here at the Hornback Homestead. The air was crisp and … Continue reading

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A Heart of Wisdom

Teach us to number our days aright, that we may gain a heart of wisdom. Psalm 90:12 As a Midshipman in Navy ROTC, I had the pleasure of spending a summer cruise on a nuclear powered FBM Submarine. As I … Continue reading

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The Glorious Light of His Presence

Blessed are those who have learned to acclaim you, who walk in the light of your presence, O Lord. Psalm 89:15 When I go out in the evening to lock up my chickens, I use a flashlight to light my … Continue reading

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God Founded the World So Trust in Him

The heavens are yours, and yours also the earth; you founded the world and all that is in it. Psalm 89:11 On our return from a recent trip to Savannah, GA, we spent a day driving along the Blue Ridge … Continue reading

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Morning Rituals

But I cry to you for help, O Lord; in the morning my prayer comes before you. Psalm 88:13 My wife and I just returned from a trip to Savannah, GA where we spent a few days with our oldest … Continue reading

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Blessings and Fountains

As they make music they will sing, “All my fountains are in you.” Psalm 87:7 The 87th Psalm is marvelous celebration of Zion, God’s holy city. Many believe this refers to the holy city of Jerusalem where Jesus died, rose … Continue reading

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A Sign of Goodness

Give me a sign of your goodness, that my enemies may see it and be put to shame, for you, O Lord, have helped me and comforted me. Psalm 86:17 Whenever we are dealing with serious struggles or illness in … Continue reading

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God’s Strength

Turn to me and have mercy on me; grant your strength to your servant and save the son of your maidservant. Psalm 86:16 As we come to the end of the 86th Psalm, this particular passage presents itself as a … Continue reading

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A Gracious God

But you, O Lord, are a compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness. Psalm 86:15 This morning my wife and I were enjoying breakfast at a hotel on our way to Savannah to meet up … Continue reading

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God’s Great Love

I will praise you, O Lord my God, with all my heart; I will glorify your name forever. For great is your love toward me; you have delivered me from the depths of the grave. Psalm 86:12-13 Last week, I … Continue reading

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