Category Archives: Psalms

What have you got to sing about? – Psalm 33

Watching the news – yet another school shooting, serious concerns about pollution and species extinctions, economic uncertainty… I sometimes think the only way of coping with it, is by becoming immune to worrying about the world we live in, or … Continue reading

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Guilty no more – Psalm 32

In all the films and TV programmes I’ve seen, the characters who are the most vulnerable are those who are basically good, but have done something wrong. Some unscrupulous enemy will use it against them to blackmail, and lead them … Continue reading

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Whatever this life brings – Psalm 31

I’ve listened to plenty of prosperity teachers, and they have some good points. God’s Kingdom is undeniably limitless in resources. But for those who are struggling through life: the sick, weak, disabled, disadvantaged… prosperity theology can make them feel failures … Continue reading

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Hang on; joy’s on the way – Psalm 30

Life was at one of it’s most bleak points, with serious illness in the family, financial difficulties I couldn’t see my way past, and I was exhausted beyond words. I cried out to God one evening, and the words came … Continue reading

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Oh wow! – Psalm 29

  Flying down to Guernsey for my son’s wedding last April, we had an amazing Wow! moment as the sun began setting. The colours deepened as we watched transfixed, through the plane window. I tried taking photos, but they didn’t come … Continue reading

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Stronger than you think – Psalm 28

Ever find yourself smiling at your little self? I remember being on a bus, and as more and more people were packing in, I exclaimed, “The driver must be so strong to be able to make the bus go with … Continue reading

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The sweetest thing – Psalm 27

If you were to be granted just one wish, what would that be? What is the one thing dearest to your heart, that you just long for? Much of David’s life was dogged by strife of one sort or another … Continue reading

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