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The Lifter of My Head

But you, O LORD, are a shield about me, my glory, and the lifter of my head.  Psalm 3:3 ESV Can you recall a time when someone you loved, someone you looked up to and adored, took your lowered head and gently raised your chin with his or her hand?  Your lip may have been …

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With Shouts of Joy

You visit the earth and water it; You greatly enrich it; the river of God is full of water; You provide their grain, for so You have prepared it. You water its furrows abundantly, settling its ridges, softening it with showers, and blessing its growth. Psalm 65:9-10 God sends His rain to the earth…this place …

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A Whole Heart

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.  Psalm 119:10-11 לֵב leb inner man, mind, will, heart, understanding: inner part, midst: midst (of things) heart (of man) soul, heart (of man) mind, knowledge, …

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Unite My Heart, O LORD

 Teach me Your way, O LORD; I will walk in Your truth; Unite my heart to fear Your name.  Psalm 86:11 יָחַד yachad to be (or become) one:—join, unite Reading this Psalm recently, the first word of the last line really touched me…UNITE…Unite my heart.  This phrase is about singleness of heart, a one-track heart, an …

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For All…

O God, we have heard with our ears, our fathers have told us, what deeds You performed in their days, in the days of old: You with Your own hand drove out the nations, but them You planted; You afflicted the peoples, but them You set free; for not by their own sword did they …

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Thirst – Sheep and Shepherds

He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters.  Psalm 23:2 “Water determines the vitality, strength, and vigor of the sheep and is essential to its health and general well-being.”  ** The physical body of sheep, of all animals, of all human beings, is made aware of a lack of …

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Everything About God Says Strong

Last time, I wrote of God’s justice.  It will rule one day.  His day. Your statutes, LORD, stand firm; holiness adorns your house for endless days.  Psalm 93:5 NIV קֹדֶשׁ qodesh sacredness, holiness, separateness, apartness, set-apartness …of God …of things …of places Your decrees are very trustworthy; holiness befits your house, O LORD, forevermore.  Psalm …

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In His Arms

Psalm 146:5-10 5  Blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the Lord his God, 6 Who made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that is in them, Who keeps faith forever; 7  Who executes justice for the oppressed, Who gives food to the hungry. The Lord sets the prisoners …

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Awe or Dread?

When you look at this photo, if you were the one in red, would you be terrified or could you sit in awe at the incredible view? The Lord is King forever and ever; the nations perish from His land. O Lord, You hear the desire of the afflicted; You will strengthen their heart; You will incline …

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Rolling

Commit your way to the LORD; trust in Him, and He will act. He will bring forth your righteousness as the light, and your justice as the noonday.  Psalm 37:5-6 גָּלַל galal to roll roll away roll down roll together = commit Playing with a ball brings to mind rolling.  Lying at the top of …

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