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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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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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Enjoying life at it’s worst – Psalm 23

I’ve just heard from my grandson, that they are having resilience classes in school. In brief, that’s learning how to cope when things are tough. It’s the kind of stuff good parents teach their kids – they nurture them, supply … Continue reading

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What you don’t know – Psalm 22

Why me God? Why d’you go silent on me when I need you most? I’ve done everything right, this shouldn’t be happening to me. What a total mess. I doubt there are many Christians on the planet who haven’t screamed … Continue reading

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So much to gain, so much more to lose – Psalm 21

It’s really not a hard choice. On the one side, so many blessings you could list them forever; on the other side…well let’s not go there, you really don’t want to go there, trust me. Choosing to belong to God’s … Continue reading

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Consequences – Psalm 20

Who remembers playing ‘Consequences’? You had to start a story, fold down the paper and pass it on so that the next person could continue…fold it down and continue… I used to get my kids at school to do something … Continue reading

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