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Psalm 51

Psalm 51:10. David’s words in this psalm have resonated with me for so very many years of my life. His sincere outcry to God reveals a deep heart calling to an even deeper God. He says, “…renew a right spirit within me.” It is a prayer that most of us needs to pray daily. That is, if it is our desire to…

Non nobis Domine

Every year the news includes some very disheartening, stories. It almost seems ages ago that we were reading about the riots in Ferguson, the missing plane from Malaysia Airlines, and violence in Iraq. And who can forget the Ebola Epidemic. Later, Ferguson got replaced by Baltimore and Iraq got replaced by violence in Chicago. As usual, some people blame God for all…

The Blessing in Social Media

I think that one of the blessings of social media is the ability to make connections. Some relationships have been long lost but social media allows those connections to be re-established. It can allow for old friendships to be rekindled. Additionally, it can give people the ability to make new connections. All of these are good things and I have no problem…

Worship is Essential

We should never underestimate the importance and impact of worship. It is one of two major things that we will continue to do in heaven (the second being to praise our God). When David danced before the Ark as it was being brought into the city, it was a dance of worship. And the people did worship indeed, singing, “Sing to Him,…

Water (pt. 1)

Do you really need me to tell you just how important water is to your body? I think not. Water makes up more than two thirds of human body weight. (Then why do weight loss programs tell you drink lots of it?) The human brain is made up of 95% water, blood is 82% and lungs 90%. A mere 2% drop in…