Tag Archives: psalms

God Bears Our Burdens

“Blessed be the Lord, who daily bears our burden, the God who is our salvation.” (Psalm 68:19 NASB) A skit performed at my grandmother’s church on Good Friday, delivered a message that impacted me deeply. After the pastor’s message, two well known ladies in the church seated themselves at a small table next to the pulpit with coffee mugs in ...

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“Shh…I’ve Got A Secret!”

“Would not God search this out? For He knows the secrets of the heart.” (Psalm 44:21 NASB) Before I could get settled at my desk, Jessica was pulling on my arm and demanding my full attention with the shout of her whisper. “Shh…you’re never gonna believe what I just overheard Wanda telling Joanna, but you’ve got to promise to keep ...

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Forgiveness

“You know my folly, O God; my guilt is not hidden from you. (Psalm 69:5 NIV1984) One of the amazing things about God is that He sees all the mistakes we make, yet still forgives us and loves us unconditionally. Lately, I’ve been making a lot of mistakes. Actually, it has been the same mistake over and over. Even though ...

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The Dirty Dishes Deluge

“O LORD my God, I called to you for help and you healed me.” (Psalm 30:2 NIV) “Yet I am poor and needy; may the Lord think of me. You are my help and my deliverer; O my God, do not delay.” (Psalm 40:17 NIV) Sarah ran into the kitchen of her parents’ cabin, shrieking. We were staying there for ...

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