Tag Archives: trusting God

What to do with fear – Psalm 56

Fear is natural. We all know about the adrenalin rush – the fight or flight mechanism, that might save our lives if we were being chased by a bear. King David must have experienced it countless times as a shepherd, … Continue reading

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A song of two seasons – Psalm 44

Many years ago, we ran a small corner shop. As with most businesses, it was a very tight budget to start off with. The first year, however, was a year of answered prayer.  We’d need money to meet a bill … Continue reading

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God can handle it – Psalm 43

The frantically busy road forces you down the underpass to cross under. It’s dark, dank and chilly, and you can hear your heels echoing around the hard walls of the passageway. Out of the shadows a rough-looking guy – no, … Continue reading

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When prayers aren’t answered…yet – Psalm 40

My roses are finally budding again! I’d about given up on getting a second bloom – thinking it was because the summer has been so dry. It shows you – never give up believing the good stuff is coming. That’s what … Continue reading

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It’s not my problem – Psalm 37

“Crime never pays,” so they say; but as you look around the world, at the corrupt leaders and politicians, drug barons, profiteers, crime syndicates, pimps, traffickers and other nasties, it’s sometimes hard to believe it. The rich aren’t all evil … 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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Never alone – Psalm 18 part 1

Do you remember that advert where the guy goes through every conceivable challenge, ‘all because the lady loves milk tray’? Psalm 18 reminds me of that. When God sees we are under threat, he is angry and will take action. There … Continue reading

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