Monthly Archives: May 2016

The Grace of God

For I am the least of the apostles and do not even deserve to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the church. But by the grace of God I am what I am, and his grace to me was … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 Today is Memorial Day. It is a day of honor and reverence; it is a solemn day. It is a day of … Continue reading

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On the Far Side of the Sea

If I rise on the wings of the dawn, if I settle on the far side of the sea, even there your hand will guide me, your right hand will hold me fast. Psalm 139:9-10 The 139th Psalm, written by … Continue reading

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An Alzheimer’s Warrior’s Hope

You give me your shield of victory, and your right hand sustains me; you stoop down to make me great. Psalm 18:35 Today’s passage from the Psalms is the perfect passage for anyone who fights in the trenches of the … Continue reading

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His Mighty Right Hand

Save us and help us with your right hand, that those you love may be delivered. Psalm 60:5 Throughout the Psalms, King David makes reference to God’s right hand. In today’s passage, David seeks the Lord’s right hand to help, … Continue reading

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I Will Not Be Shaken

I have set the Lord always before me. Because he is at my right hand, I will not be shaken. Psalm 16:8 Today’s passage from the Psalms is one of my favorites. It reminds me if I set the Lord … Continue reading

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Engraved On His Hands

“Can a mother forget the baby at her breast and have no compassion on the child she has borne? Though she may forget, I will never forget you! See, I have engraved you on the palms of my hands; your … Continue reading

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Out of a Pit of Despair

He reached down from on high and took hold of me; he drew me out of deep waters. Psalm 18:16 Psalms is one of my favorite books of the Bible because it touches upon every emotion known to man. In … Continue reading

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Turn My Darkness into Light

You save the humble but bring low those whose eyes are haughty. You, O Lord, keep my lamp burning; my God turns my darkness into light. Psalm 18:27-28 Yesterday was our church’s food pantry distribution day. It is an exhausting … Continue reading

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Be Joyful

This is a day the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it. Psalm 118:24 It is a rainy and cold morning here at the Hornback Homestead. My three long-haired Chihuahuas did not want to venture outside … Continue reading

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