Monthly Archives: January 2017

Feel More Secure

When I felt secure, I said, “I will never be shaken.” Psalm 30:6 When you struggle with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia there is very little that truly makes you feel secure, especially on those “foggy days.” However, when clear thinking … Continue reading

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I Called to You and You Responded

O Lord my God, I called to you for help and you healed me. Psalm 30:2 One of the crucial components of the “Best Practices” is to take the medication prescribed by your doctor every day. When I was diagnosed … Continue reading

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Lifted from the Depths

I will exalt you, O Lord, for you lifted me out of the depths and did not let my enemies gloat over me. Psalm 30:1 When I was first diagnosed with Early-onset Alzheimer’s disease over seven years ago, I wondered … Continue reading

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The Lord Gives Strength and Peace

The Lord gives strength to his people; the Lord blesses his people with peace. Psalm 29:11 Today’s passage concludes the 29th Psalm with a beautiful promise that the Lord provides strength and peace for His people. It reminds me of … Continue reading

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Graciously Glorify Him

Ascribe to the Lord, O mighty ones, ascribe to the Lord glory and strength. Ascribe to the Lord the glory due his name; worship the Lord in the splendor of his holiness. Psalm 29:1-2 John Calvin, the influential French theologian … Continue reading

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Strength and Shield

The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and I am helped. My heart leaps for joy and I will give thanks to him in song. Psalm 28:7 I simply love today’s passage from the … Continue reading

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Waiting with Strength and Heart

Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord. Psalm 27:14 After I was diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer’s disease, my doctor told me I would still have good days but there would also be … Continue reading

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Lean on the Lord

I am still confident of this: I will see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living. Psalm 27:13 When I was learning to fly aircraft during Navy flight school, the instructors would always tell me to … Continue reading

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Hear Me Now

Hear my voice when I call, O Lord; be merciful to me and answer me. Psalm 27:7 Do you ever wonder if God gets tired of hearing our constant cries for help? Honestly, He must get millions of earnest calls … Continue reading

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Troublesome Times

For in the day of trouble he will keep me safe in his dwelling; he will hide me in the shelter of his tabernacle and set me high upon a rock. Psalm 27:5 I often wonder what non-Christians do when … Continue reading

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