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Voices Together
My soul clings to the dust; give me life according to your word! My soul does cling to the dust, to the sin and corruption of the old man, but You, O, Lord, are the One who draws me back to You, seeking constantly to restore this wayward child to…
Deal bountifully with your servant, that I may live and keep your word. Open my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of your law. I am a sojourner on the earth; hide not your commandments from me! My soul is consumed with longing for your rules at all…
Even though princes sit plotting against me, your servant will meditate on your statutes. This is a matter of focus, a determination to seek Your Kingdom and righteousness first in my life. I must be continuously pouring Your Word into me to provide that armor, that shield to protect me…
Even though princes sit plotting against me, your servant will meditate on your statutes. This is a matter of focus, a determination to seek Your Kingdom and righteousness first in my life. I must be continuously pouring Your Word into me to provide that armor, that shield to protect me…
You rebuke the insolent, accursed ones, who wander from your commandments. Your perfection demands that You not allow sin or evil in Your presence. It cannot be tolerated among those who claim to be committed to be Your disciples. Bring Your just discipline to bear against those who make the…
I am a sojourner on the earth; hide not your commandments from me! Continue to impress Your commandments upon me as I travel through this land. Let me not forget that "I'm just a passin' through... this land is not my own" It is Your Law that provides my sense…
  Open my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of your law. It is a gift from the Holy Spirit to open my eyes to the beauty of the Law, to be able to see that adherence to the Law leads to a life well lived in the…
Deal bountifully with your servant, that I may live and keep your word. Interesting, Lord. It is your bounteous mercy that gives me life, that has provided for my salvation, that has given me the Comforter. My response must be one of grateful obedience. I am your willing servant. Today's…
How can a young man keep his way pure? By guarding it according to your word. With my whole heart I seek you; let me not wander from your commandments! I have stored up your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you. Blessed are you, O…
I will delight in your statutes; I will not forget your word. There is exquisite beauty in the Law of God, the very coherence and consistency as it fits together as a finely crafted, which it is, mosaic. The sheer beauty, bountiful joy in the life lived according to Your…
I will meditate on your precepts and fix my eyes on your ways. This is absolutely necessary just as my dinner must be chewed and savored one bite at a time, so must I savor each word, study each precept and digest every one of Your instructions. Then and only…
With my lips I declare all the rules of your mouth. I must be vocal in my obedience, not just quietly going about my business, but outspoken. The speaking process cements them in my mind and communicates the Good News to others. In the way of your testimonies, I delight…
Blessed are you, O LORD; teach me your statutes! Honored are You, Lord, because You teach me Your statutes. You are not a god of mystery but a God of revelation, not a god who plays games and vacillates, but One who is open and forthright with His people. Blessed…
I have stored up your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you. What protection, to have Your Word in my heart as a bulwark against offending You. And to have Your Holy Spirit using that Word to chisel away at my propensity to sin. O, what…
How can a young man keep his way pure? By guarding it according to your word. Vigilance, continuous and never flagging vigilance using the Word as my armor to protect and lead me along the King's Highway with the Holy Spirit as my guide to lead and interpret each step…