Psalm 119:169-176

I was just reviewing my blog and realized I hadn’t finished Psalms 119.  Well, since I can’t sleep right now, I might as well finish up the last 8 verses.   Better late then never.   It’s been awhile since I last blogged.  My last blog was my message I gave to my youth group. … More Psalm 119:169-176

Psalms 119:153-160

Time to get back to Psalms 119.  I’m almost finished this journey, it’s taken me too long to finish it.  I started almost 3  years ago, and then took two years off for some reason.   Not a very good track record when it comes to blogging….not to mention that it also reflects on my … More Psalms 119:153-160

PSALMS 119;145-152

Psalm 119:145-152 145 I call with all my heart; answer me, Lord, and I will obey your decrees. A passionate call for personal worship in David’s life.    David often states that he calls out to God with “ALL HIS HEART”.  What does that mean?  More to the point, what does that look like?  For David, it was unashamed, … More PSALMS 119;145-152

Psalms 119:132-133

132 Turn to me and have mercy on me,    as you always do to those who love your name.   David’s request is simple.   Turn to me.  Have mercy on me.   It’s a request, almost a plea.   In the previous verses he states his desire for God’s word, he states his virtual contempt for the wicked, … More Psalms 119:132-133

Psalms 119:129-131

129 Your statutes are wonderful;    therefore I obey them.    David’s statement of fact about GOD’s word.   It’s almost redundant, but it show’s how important God’s word is to him.   He chooses to obey God’s word because he’s found how wonderful and meaningful it is.   As a Christian, I have to come to that point … More Psalms 119:129-131

Psalms 119:126-128

126 It is time for you to act, LORD;    your law is being broken.   There is a sense of urgency in David’s plea.  He’s see’s GOD’s laws being broken and he is impatient for GOD to rectify the situation.   He wants retribution/judgement/punishment to happen immediately.   How dare they break GOD’s laws!!!    Many of us … More Psalms 119:126-128

Psalms 119:124-125

124 Deal with your servant according to your love    and teach me your decrees.   David ‘s request  to GOD is to deal with him in His loving manner.  In the previous three verses, David’s request was for God to rescue him from his oppressors.  In this verse his request is for God to teach … More Psalms 119:124-125

Psalms 119:121-123

It’s been an interesting month so far.   I’m halfway through with my ministry break, sort of have the answers I’m seeking, but not really.  I’m not too worried about it, God will lead and HE’ll answer in a way that is timely and right.   I’ve had opportunities to do ministries with different youth groups in … More Psalms 119:121-123