Psalm 65:3 3 Iniquities and much varied guilt prevail against me; [yet] as for our transgressions, You forgive and purge them away [make atonement for them and cover them out of Your sight]! Although we may feel overwhelmed by the multitude of our sins, God will forgive them all if we ask sincerely. Do you … Continue reading Have you been forgiven? Have you been reconciled? Have you been washed clean?
Psalm 63:6 6 When I remember You upon my bed and meditate on You in the night watches. During sleepless, uncomfortable nights, David thought about God. Instead of counting sheep, he meditated on his Shepherd. He reviewed all the ways God had already helped him, and he greeted the next day with songs of praise. … Continue reading Feeling restless? Instead of counting sheep, count your blessings and how God has been there and faithful.
Psalm 61:8 8 So will I sing praise to Your name forever, paying my vows day by day. David made a vow to praise God each day. David continually praised God through both the good and difficult times of his life. Do you find something to praise God for each day? As you do, you … Continue reading Do you praise God through the good and tough times?
Psalm 48:14 14 For this God is our God forever and ever; He will be our guide [even] until death. We often pray for God's guidance as we struggle with decisions. What we need is both guidance and a guide-a map that gives us landmarks and directions as well as a constant companion who has … Continue reading Do you use the map and have a guide? This life can be challenging and even tricky at times.
Psalm 42:5-6 5 Why are you cast down, O my inner self? And why should you moan over me and be disquieted within me? Hope in God and wait expectantly for Him, for I shall yet praise Him, my Help and my God.6 O my God, my life is cast down upon me [and I … Continue reading Faith is the antidote for fear. Meditation on the record of God’s goodness to his people is the antidote for depression.