Devotional Thought : 2 Samuel 6:21-22

Devotional Thought : 2 Samuel 6:21-22

David said to Michal, “… I will celebrate before the Lord. I will become even more undignified than this …” 2 Samuel 6:21-22 Michal was trying to “rain on David’s parade”, by making discouraging remarks about his enthusiasm. She said to him, “How the...
Devotional Thought : 2 Samuel 6:21-22

Devotional Thought : Deuteronomy 32:10-11

“He shielded him and cared for him; he guarded him as the apple of his eye, like an eagle that stirs up its nest and hovers over its young, that spreads its wings to catch them and carries them aloft.” Deuteronomy 32:10-11 After one of our many moves, I was looking...
Devotional Thought : Psalm 81:10-13

Devotional Thought : Psalm 81:10-13

Open wide your mouth and I will fill it. But my people would not listen to me; Israel would not submit to me. So I gave them over to their stubborn hearts to follow their own devices. If my people would only listen to me … Psalm 81:10-13When my parents were both in a...
Devotional Thought : Psalm 81:10-13

Devotional Thought : 2 Samuel 9:13

“And Mephibosheth lived in Jerusalem, because he always ate at the king’s table; he was lame in both feet.” 2 Samuel 9:13 Previously Mephibosheth lived at Lo Debar, and even the name of the place sounds depressing. It means “no pasture.” It was an empty and barren...
Devotional Thought : Psalm 81:10-13

Devotional Thought : Psalm 79:1-2

“O God, the nations have invaded your inheritance; they have defiled your holy temple, they have reduced Jerusalem to rubble. They have left the dead bodies of your servants as food for the birds of the sky, the flesh of your own people for the animals of the wild.”...
Devotional Thought : Psalm 81:10-13

Devotional Thought : Psalm 75:4-5

To the arrogant I say, “Boast no more,” and to the wicked, “Do not lift up your horns. Do not lift your horns against heaven; do not speak so defiantly.” Psalm 75:4-5 God hates arrogance and defiant speech. Arrogance comes from pride and is a refusal to acknowledge...
Devotional Thought : Psalm 81:10-13

Devotional Thought : Psalm 73:16-17

When I tried to understand all this, it troubled me deeply till I entered the sanctuary of God; then I understood their final destiny. Psalm 73:16-17 So often we don’t understand God’s ways and it troubles us deeply. We see good people suffering and wicked people...
Devotional Thought : Psalm 81:10-13

Devotional Thought : Psalm 67:7

May God bless us still, so that all the ends of the earth will fear him. Psalm 67:7 The psalmist asks for blessings so that people will come to know God. God’s blessings leads to repentance. “Or do you show contempt for the riches of his kindness, forbearance and...