Category Archives: Goodness

An Abounding Love

You are forgiving and good, O Lord, abounding in love to all who call to you. Psalm 86:5 My devoted wife retired from her life-long career as a school administrator a few years ago. It was a difficult decision but … Continue reading

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Goodness that Never Ends

How great is your goodness, which you have stored up for those who fear you, which you bestow in the sight of men on those who take refuge in you. Psalm 31:19 Last week I did a very exciting thing, … Continue reading

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Great Mercy and Love

Remember, O Lord, your great mercy and love, for they are from of old. Remember not the sins of my youth and my rebellious ways; according to your love remember me, for you are good, O Lord. Psalm 25:6-7 When … Continue reading

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Apart from the Lord

I said to the Lord, “You are my Lord; apart from you I have no good thing.” Psalm 16:2 I cannot begin to imagine going through a serious illness, significant hardship, or severe loss without the Lord’s help. It would … Continue reading

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God Is Good

But I trust in your unfailing love; my heart rejoices in your salvation. I will sing praises to the Lord, for he has been good to me. Psalm 13:5-6 Yesterday morning as I took my morning walk in the yard, … Continue reading

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For Goodness Sake

You are good, and what you do is good; teach me your decrees. Psalm 119:68 As a child I can remember visiting my grandparents during the summer months and enjoying life on their farm. It was a delight to have … Continue reading

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Do What Is Good

Will the Lord be pleased with thousands of rams, with ten thousand rivers of oil? Shall I offer my firstborn for my transgression, the fruit of my body for the sin of my soul? He has showed you, O man, … Continue reading

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Add to Your Faith Goodness

For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; and to godliness, brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness, love. 2 … Continue reading

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