Monthly Archives: October 2017

Give Thanks to God

You are my God, and I will give you thanks; you are my God, and I will exalt you. Psalm 118:28 I generally don’t write much about my specific struggles with Early-onset Alzheimer’s disease. I always try to be upbeat … Continue reading

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Always Give Thanks

Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever. Psalm 118:1 Psalm 118 is often called a thanksgiving Psalm perhaps because its author, probably a Davidic king of Israel, provides a written record of thanks to … Continue reading

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This Is the Day the Lord Has Made

This is a day the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it. Psalm 118:24 Yesterday was a magnificent day here at the Hornback Homestead. The sun was shining in all its brilliance and everything seemed to … Continue reading

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For Great Is His Love

For great is his love toward us, and the faithfulness of the Lord endures forever. Praise the Lord. Psalm 117:2 I have been blessed with a loving and faithful wife who simply adores me. She has been this way since … Continue reading

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A Wholehearted Servant

O Lord, truly I am your servant; I am your servant, the son of your maidservant; you have freed me from my chains. Psalm 116:16 Today’s passage stands as a vivid reminder that we are indeed servants of the Living … Continue reading

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Let Your Soul Be at Rest

Be at rest once more, O my soul, for the Lord has been good to you. Psalm 116:7 When I was going through the United States Marine Corp Officer Candidate School, we spent a great deal of time and exerted … Continue reading

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A God Full of Compassion

The Lord is gracious and righteous; our God is full of compassion. The Lord protects the simplehearted; when I was in great need, he saved me. Psalm 116:5-6 After being diagnosed with Early-onset Alzheimer’s disease over seven years ago, I … Continue reading

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He Turns His Ear to Me

Because he turned his ear to me, I will call on him as long as I live. Psalm 116:2 Today’s passage presents an amazing aspect of our Heavenly Father. God turns His ear to those who love Him and are … Continue reading

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I Love You Lord

I love the Lord, for he heard my voice; he heard my cry for mercy. Psalm 116:1 I love the way today’s Psalm starts out! The Psalmist declares, “I love the Lord.” There is no better way to begin our … Continue reading

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Praise Him Forevermore

It is not the dead who praise the Lord, those who go down to silence; it is we who extol the Lord, both now and forevermore. Praise the Lord. Psalm 115:17-18 As Psalm 115 comes to end it is important … Continue reading

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