Monthly Archives: February 2017

Don’t Hesitate to Ask

I sought the Lord, and he answered me; he delivered me from all my fears. Psalm 34:4 While traveling on an airplane to Orlando, my wife and I had an interesting encounter with the flight attendant who gave the safety … Continue reading

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Alive In the Famine of Dementia

But the eyes of the Lord are on those who fear him, on those whose hope is in his unfailing love, to deliver them from death and keep them alive in famine. Psalm 33:18 Today’s passage is an especially perfect … Continue reading

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Trust In His Plans and Stand Firm

But the plans of the Lord stand firm forever, the purposes of his heart through all generations. Psalm 33:11 In Dr. Benjamin Mast’s remarkable and insightful book, Second Forgetting, he writes, “When we are faced with threats, where do our … Continue reading

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Complete Control of Creation

By the word of the Lord were the heavens made, their starry host by the breath of his mouth. He gathers the waters of the sea into jars; he puts the deep into storehouses. Psalm 33:6-7 The other night, I … Continue reading

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The Word of the Lord

For the word of the Lord is right and true; he is faithful in all he does. Psalm 33:4 Today’s passage from the Psalms is a precious pearl of wisdom. The Psalmist states, “The word of the Lord is right and true.” … Continue reading

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The Righteous Sing Joyfully

Sing joyfully to the Lord, you righteous; it is fitting for the upright to praise him. Psalm 33:1 There are so many beautiful old church hymns, magnificent contemporary Christian melodies, and glorious gospel songs that miraculously move our hearts and … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Stubborn Like a Mule

Do not be like the horse or the mule, which have no understanding but must be controlled by bit and bridle or they will not come to you. Psalm 32:9 The Scriptures are full of references where God’s chosen people … Continue reading

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Totally Trust in Him

Many are the woes of the wicked, but the Lord’s unfailing love surrounds the man who trusts in him. Psalm 32:10 Does the Lord’s unfailing love coexist with Alzheimer’s disease? In other words, has God abandoned you when you are … Continue reading

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His Will – My Hiding Place

You are my hiding place; you will protect me from trouble and surround me with songs of deliverance. Psalm 32:7 Corrie ten Boom, who hid Jews along with her father during WWII, was a Holocaust survivor, and subsequently became a … Continue reading

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The Love of the Lord

Praise be to the Lord, for he showed his wonderful love to me when I was in a besieged city. Psalm 31:21 Living with Early Onset Alzheimer’s disease is somewhat like living inside a besieged city. You are always surrounded … Continue reading

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