Project Psalm~Psalm 44~Faith Isn’t Easy

Sometimes things are good, 44:6 Through you we batter our foes; through your name we trample our adversaries We praise God 44:5 You are my king and my God who bestows victories on Jacob. Other times… not so good, 44:23 For you we are slain all the day long, considered only as sheep to be Want More?

Project Psalms~Psalm 43~At My Father’s House

Psalm 43:4 That I may come to the altar of God, to God, my joy, my delight. Then I will praise you with the harp, O God, my God. -usccb.org Sometimes I do not want to go to church. Honestly, I wake up and think this bed feels so good.  I could just stay here Want More?

Project Psalm: Cover Your Mouth, Uncover Your Heart

Psalm 41:2-3 Blessed the one concerned for the poor: on a day of misfortune, the Lord delivers him. The Lord keeps and preserves him, makes him blessed in the land, and does not betray him to his enemies. http://www.usccb.org/bible/psalms/41 Sick, sick, sick.  Everywhere, everyone is sick.  My own house seems to be engulfuled in a Want More?

Project Psalm: Muzzle Anyone?

Psalm 39:2 I said, “I will watch my ways, lest I sin with my tongue; I will keep a muzzle on my mouth. usccb.org I have a dog, Destro, who does not chew. What do you mean he does not chew? I mean he does not chew, he just swallows indiscriminately.  Destro once had an Want More?

Project Psalm : On Anger Psalms 37

37:8-9 Refrain from anger; abandon wrath; do not be provoked; it brings only harm. Those who do evil will be cut off, but those who wait for the Lord will inherit the earth. www.usccb.org Anger What people do out of anger, what people will say How it rules their hearts How it ruins their day Want More?

Project Psalm 32

Psalm 32:3-5 Because I kept silent, my bones wasted away; I groaned all day long. For day and night your hand was heavy upon me; my strength withered as in dry summer heat. Then I declared my sin to you; my guilt I did not hide. I said, “I confess my transgressions to the Lord,” Want More?

Project Psalm 31

Psalm 31:11 My life is worn out by sorrow, and my years by sighing. My strength fails in my affliction my bones are wearing down. The world today is cray-cray! Is that still a thing, cray-cray?  Nonetheless things are getting out of hand.  In the mornings when I watch the news and see all the Want More?

Project Psalm 29: Praise God

Psalm 29:9 The voice of the Lord makes the deer dance and strips the forests bare. All in his Temple say, “Glory!” Zeus, Jupiter, Thor…mythological gods of thunder/lightening/sky.  In all their power and might, they have nothing on our Lord.  The one true commands everything. Like a storm he rolls across the sea conquering the sea monsters-conquering Want More?

Project Psalm 27

27:10 Even if my father and mother forsake me, the Lord will take me in. If you can not trust your parents, who can you trust?  God. It is as simple as that. Trust in God, may seem a bit cliche but it simply is the truth.  This statement is so profound because it is Want More?

Project Psalm 25

Psalm 25 Aleph:  A little background; This Psalm in its original Hebrew form was comprised of lines that began with a successive letter in the Hebrew alphabet.  The letters aleph, lamed, and pe open the first, middle, and last lines of the Psalm. 25:2 aleph To you, O Lord, I lift up my soul 25:11 Want More?