Monthly Archives: September 2017

Remain Thankful

Let them give thanks to the Lord for his unfailing love and his wonderful deeds for men. Psalm 107:21 Since my diagnosis of Early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, I have encountered many people who have also been diagnosed with early to mid-stage … Continue reading

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Give Thanks to the Lord

Give thanks to the Lord for he is good; his love endures forever. Psalm 107:1 I am an avid gardener who loves to grow all kinds of flowers and plants. In the spring and summer, I spend hours each day … Continue reading

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Waiting for God’s Counsel

Then they believed his promises and sang his praises. But they soon forgot what he had done and did not wait for his counsel. Psalm 106:12-13 Besides my failing short term memory, one of the most difficult dilemmas I currently … Continue reading

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Doing What Is Right

Blessed are they who maintain justice, who constantly do what is right. Psalm 106:2 In the conclusion of Apostle Paul’s second letter to the church at Thessalonica, he provides an astounding bit of instruction, “And as for you, brothers, never … Continue reading

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His Holy Promise

For he remembered his holy promise given to his servant Abraham. Psalm 105:42 Since my diagnosis of Early Onset Alzheimer’s disease in October of 2009, I have had to create coping strategies to help me remember to do critical daily … Continue reading

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Seek His Face Always

Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the Lord rejoice. Look to the Lord and his strength; seek his face always. Psalm 105:3-4 I started today in a funk. I did not want to read … Continue reading

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Unfamiliar Journeys

When they were but few in number, few indeed, and strangers in it, they wandered from nation to nation, from one kingdom to another. He allowed no one to oppress them; for their sake he rebuked kings: “Do not touch … Continue reading

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1,000 Generations

He remembers his covenant forever, the word he commanded for a thousand generations, the covenant he made with Abraham, the oath he swore to Isaac. Psalm 105:8 Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of England during much of the 1650’s, once said, … Continue reading

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Meditations That Please

May my meditation be pleasing to him, as I rejoice in the Lord. Psalm 104:34 Today’s Psalm passage poses a particularly perplexing problem for me personally. Are my meditations pleasing to the Lord? In other words, do my personal thoughts … Continue reading

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Praising God As Long As I Live

I will sing to the Lord all my life; I will sing praise to my God as long as I live. Psalm 104:33 Merlin Carothers authored a powerful book entitled Power in Praise. This book is not for the faint … Continue reading

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