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I hold my weight against poker faces
and the atrocity of glance,
I hide my Hope in higher places
to deprive the devil of his dance; 54 more words

Sweeping Wrath

Turn your face away from me, God
for darkness is my only friend
the others have been taken away
with the waves of wrath you’ve sent… 200 more words


Day 106: musical interlude

1 Samuel 25-27, Psalm 88, Acts 2

echoing from the last line of the Psalm, “darkness is my only friend”:



Songs For The Suffering - Psalms Of Lament

The Book of Psalms is the inspired song book/prayer book for the people of God. It puts words and songs to our faith. It is surprising to some that one┬ácategory of Psalm found often in the book is the… 1,934 more words

A Soul Full of Troubles

Psalm 88 is a bleak psalm that ends without resolution. The psalmists are surrounded by troubles, abandoned by friends, and they realize that it is God’s hand that has done it. 84 more words

Preparing For Worship