August 8, 2010
Psalm 119:30 I have chosen the way of faithfulness; I set your rules before me. I have made a vow of obedience and sworn to keep Your rules in my mind and on my heart; to let them be the informer of my conscience.
August 7, 2010
Psalm 16:4 The sorrows of those who run after another god shall multiply; their drink offerings of blood I will not pour out or take their names on my lips. Sometimes it is good to see the sorrows that result from disobedience; sometimes I need vivid reminders that the ways…
August 6, 2010
Psalm 16:1-3 A Miktam of David. Preserve me, O God, for in you I take refuge. I say to the LORD, "You are my Lord; I have no good apart from you." As for the saints in the land, they are the excellent ones, in whom is all my delight.…
Psalm 15:5b He who does these things shall never be moved. Thank You for this promise. I will hold on to it as my lifeline, my surety of citizenship in the Kingdom.
August 4, 2010
Psalm 15:1-5a O LORD, who shall sojourn in your tent? Who shall dwell on your holy hill? He who walks blamelessly and does what is right and speaks truth in his heart; who does not slander with his tongue and does no evil to his neighbor, nor takes up a…
Psalm 14:7 Oh, that salvation for Israel would come out of Zion! When the LORD restores the fortunes of his people, let Jacob rejoice, let Israel be glad. My strength and peace does come out of Zion. The Lord does provide for all my needs. Will I recognize that peace…
Psalm 14:4-6 Have they no knowledge, all the evildoers who eat up my people as they eat bread and do not call upon the LORD?
August 2, 2010
Psalm 14:4-6 Have they no knowledge, all the evildoers who eat up my people as they eat bread and do not call upon the LORD? There they are in great terror, for God is with the generation of the righteous. You would shame the plans of the poor, but the…
August 1, 2010
Psalm 119:18 Open my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of your law. Continue to show me, Lord, the wondrous intricacy of Your Law, how it fits together so delicately and beautifully to form a tapestry of life. How it covers all aspects of my life, providing wisdom…
Psalm 14:2-3 The LORD looks down from heaven on the children of man, to see if there are any who understand, who seek after God.
July 31, 2010
Psalm 14:2-3 The LORD looks down from heaven on the children of man, to see if there are any who understand, who seek after God. They have all turned aside; together they have become corrupt; there is none who does good, not even one. I cannot hide from You, Lord,…
Psalm 14:1 To the choirmaster. Of David. The fool says in his heart, "There is no God." They are corrupt, they do abominable deeds, there is none who does good. The fool says in his heart, but knows in his soul. There is deep within even the most corrupt a…
July 29, 2010
Psalm 13:5-6 But I have trusted in your steadfast love; my heart shall rejoice in your salvation. I will sing to the LORD, because he has dealt bountifully with me. Lord, Your joy pours over me, Your peace fills me, I am secure in Your presence. "For I know that…
July 28, 2010
Psalm 13:3-4 Consider and answer me, O LORD my God; light up my eyes, lest I sleep the sleep of death, lest my enemy say, "I have prevailed over him," lest my foes rejoice because I am shaken. Guard me, Lord, protect me from becoming one of Satan's trophies. Let…
Psalm 13:1-2 To the choirmaster. A Psalm of David. How long, O LORD? Will you forget me forever? How long will you hide your face from me? (2) How long must I take counsel in my soul and have sorrow in my heart all the day? How long shall my…
Psalm 12:6-8 The words of the LORD are pure words, like silver refined in a furnace on the ground, purified seven times.
July 26, 2010
Psalm 12:6-8 The words of the LORD are pure words, like silver refined in a furnace on the ground, purified seven times. You, O LORD, will keep them; you will guard us from this generation forever. On every side the wicked prowl, as vileness is exalted among the children of…
July 25, 2010
Psalm 119:15 I will meditate on your precepts and fix my eyes on your ways. A day, this Lord's Day, for meditating on Your precepts and delving into the way that they should instruct and form my life and actions. A day for absorbing more of Kingdom living.