Tag Archives: Psalms

This Is the Day

There is a famous and oft-quoted verse in Psalm 118:24: “This is the day that the Lord hath made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.” We quote this verse on good days and bad, and it is a great … Continue reading

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Selah

Sweet refrain of the Psalms Enveloping my soul in grace Lightening my load with peace Anointed One my place of rest Hear, O God, my prayer

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A Mini-Psalm

“He has saved me from death, my eyes from tears, my feet from stumbling.” Psalm 116:8 (NLT). Dark fog surrounded me Torrential tears drowned I besought God, Grant me relief from my despair He answered me Cleared away dark clouds … Continue reading

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Safety of Your Wing

Here in the shadow of Your wing I am safe Safe to rejoice Safe to weep and mourn Here in the shadow of Your wing I am secure Secure in my future Secure from the former things Here in the shadow of Your … Continue reading

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God Never Looked Away

My God, why have You forsaken Left Your Son afflicted in such deep despair And yet You hid not Your face nor looked away Lord, hear His cry for help, for on us mercy He suffered greatly because He bore … Continue reading

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My Redeemer, A Psalm

The Lord is my Redeemer He is my comfort in times of sorrow He is my Rock when the tempest roils O Lord, You are my Hope when all seems hopeless My refuge from the storms within and without The … Continue reading

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Where Peace Is Found

The prompt today at dVerse Poets Pub is to write about something that is part of our every day life. I could have written about any number of things, but decided to write about prayer. Where Peace Is Found Kneeling … Continue reading

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