Category Archives: Psalms

Earth Day 2018

Earth Day. If I were “Queen of the World”, I’d do something about plastic. About a year ago, our recycling center in Baker City stopped taking mixed plastics. This news clip from the Baker City Herald explains our problem. Now we … Continue reading

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Claire Hilary’s Baptism

Your ways, O LORD, make known to me; teach me your paths, Guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my savior.   Psalm 25:4 & 5 Sunday was Claire Hilary’s baptism. She didn’t say a peep … Continue reading

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Evil Report?

“An evil report he shall not fear; his heart is firm, trusting in the LORD.” Psalm 112: 7 Aren’t these encouraging words? Shouldn’t we trust our Good Shepherd to care for us? How do we acquire a firm trusting heart … Continue reading

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Athirst

“Athirst is my soul for the living God” This is today’s response to the 42nd Psalm. Athirst. Isn’t that a great word? When I looked at my Bible’s translation to this verse it said, “My soul thirsts for God, the … Continue reading

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Transition 2016 to 2017

“Sing to him a new song; skillfully play with joyful chant.” Psalm 33:3 My sister-in-law, who lives in the warmer part of Oregon, wanted some snow pictures with a selfie of Tony and I in the foreground. Well….I don’t have … Continue reading

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Gratitude Practice

“He that offers praise as a sacrifice glorifies me” Psalm 50:23 I’ve thought of this scripture many times, especially since reading Ann Voscamp’s book One Thousand Gifts. Then on June 27, the Living Faith Devotional writer. Kristin Armstrong, talks about this … Continue reading

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Troubles of the Righteous

“Many are the troubles of the righteous, but the Lord delivers him from them all.” Psalm 34:20 This is such a hopeful verse. It’s the verse of a rainbow at the end of a storm. Yet, when deep disappointment occurs…..death, … Continue reading

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