Monthly Archives: November 2017

Give Thanks to the Lord

Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever. Psalms 107: 1 I will be taking a break from writing as I spend time with family and friends over the Thanksgiving holiday period. May God bless … Continue reading

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Peace and Security

May there be peace within your walls and security within your citadels. Psalm 122:7 Today’s passage is part of one of the fifteen Psalms of Ascent which was written by King David for those progressing to worship in the Holy … Continue reading

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My Help

I lift up my eyes to the hills – where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the maker of heaven and earth. Psalm 121:1-2 Today’s passage is a very familiar one from the Psalms. I … Continue reading

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Call Upon the Lord

I call on the Lord in my distress, and he answers me. Psalm 120:1 Psalm 120 is entitled, A Song of Accents. It is one of fifteen consecutive psalms known as Accent Psalms. These songs, or hymns, were sung by … Continue reading

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Great Peace

Great peace have they who love your law, and nothing can make them stumble. Psalm 119:165 Great peace in the midst of life’s worst turmoil is an absolutely amazing thing to experience in life. When everything around you seems to … Continue reading

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Facing the Enemy

You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in your word. Psalm 119:114 St Augustine wrote some very wise and wonderful words about God’s glorious grace in his epic work entitled The City of God. Here … Continue reading

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An Illuminated Path

Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path. Psalm 119:105 A small Baptist church near the Hornback Homestead had the following message placed on its marque for all the world to see: Daily devotions … Continue reading

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Hope In His Word

 My soul faints with longing for your salvation, but I have put my hope in your word. Psalm 119:81 Before my diagnosis of Early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, I loved to read all kinds of material. Fiction, non-fiction, books on the Bible, … Continue reading

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Serious Stuff

May your unfailing love be my comfort, according to your promise to your servant. Psalm 119:76 Since my youngest son was in high school, we have owned long-haired Chihuahuas. We now own three of these wonderful dogs who are nefariously … Continue reading

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It Is Good for My Soul

It was good for me to be afflicted so that I might learn your decrees. Psalm 119:71 I wrestled with today’s Psalm passage for quite a while before finally deciding to write a daily devotion encompassing the deeper meaning of … Continue reading

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