Psalm 90:17

17 Let the favor of the Lord our God be upon us; And confirm for us the work of our hands; Yes, confirm the work of our hands. In 2006 I travelled to Jordan with a group of friends.  I had the opportunity of standing atop Mt. Nebo, the highest portion of the mountain...

Psalm 90:16

 16 Let Your work appear to Your servants And Your majesty to their children.  We often know more about what God has done in the past, and are often much more certain of what He will do in the prophetic future than we are convinced of what He is doing around us,...

Psalm 90:15

15 Make us glad according to the days You have afflicted us, And the years we have seen evil. We’ve all prayed for gladness, in one form or another, and probably hear our friends ask for it at every prayer meeting.  I am struck that Moses’ request included a...

Psalm 2

1 Why are the nations in an uproar And the peoples devising a vain thing? 2 The kings of the earth take their stand And the rulers take counsel together Against the LORD and against His Anointed, saying, 3 “Let us tear their fetters apart And cast away their...

Psalm 1

1 How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the path of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoffers! 2 But his delight is in the law of the LORD, And in His law he meditates day and night. 3 He will be like a tree firmly planted...

A Divine Distraction, Today

I have a friend who told me a story from his childhood of how his father would help him pass away the boredom of the endless miles that my friend suffered on long, cross-state roadtrips.  Before departure, while in the drive-way, Big John would take a crayon and draw...