Tag Archives: Psalms

The Psalm Project #53

This is the last Psalm that I wrote for The Psalm Project–over a year’s worth. I really enjoyed this project, so much so that I may someday revisit Psalms and write another 50 or so. Thank you for taking this … Continue reading

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The Psalm Project #52

He determines the numbers of the stars and calls them each by name (Psalm 147:4). Dear God, the cosmos You created is so vast we cannot comprehend it. We invent powerful telescopes and cameras and send them into space and … Continue reading

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The Psalm Project #51

I remember the days of long ago; I meditate on all your works and consider what your hands have done. . . Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. … Continue reading

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The Psalm Project #50

I know that the Lord secures justice for the poor and upholds the cause of the needy (Psalm 140:12). Dear God, in Your kingdom money does not equal prestige. In Your economy faith and love are the resources of value. … Continue reading

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The Psalm Project #49

When I called, you answered me; you made me bold and stouthearted (Psalm 138:3). How often has my prayer been “Dear God, make it stop!” And yet, I had to endure. But there was always an end to my suffering, … Continue reading

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The Psalm Project #48

How good and pleasant it is when brothers live together in unity! (Psalm 133:1) Lord, there is so much conflict in our contentious world. When we put our squabbles aside and come together for a common purpose, it’s like a … Continue reading

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The Psalm Project #47

But I have stilled and quieted my soul; like a weaned child with its mother, like a weaned child is my soul within me (Psalm 131:2). Dear God, Have I learned to still and quiet my soul? I panic when … Continue reading

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