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Psalm 16 - One way!

You cancelled my ticket to hell- that’s not my destination!

Truth! Honesty! What beautiful concepts. Things we desire and strive for. We demand them from others and claim them as our way. 672 more words

Grace

Psalm 16 - A good thing

The wise counsel GOD gives when I’m awake is confirmed by my sleeping heart.
Day and night I’ll stick with GOD; I’ve got a good thing going and I’m not letting go. 364 more words

Grace

Psalm 13 - ME! ME! ME!

A David psalm. Long enough, GOD- you’ve ignored me long enough. I’ve looked at the back of your head long enough.
Long enough I’ve carried this ton of trouble, lived with a stomach full of pain. 500 more words

Grace

Eugene Peterson's "The Message" is a parody of the Bible

The Message is not the Bible. It is not a translation of the Bible. It is not even a paraphrase, since Eugene Peterson has removed much and added much. 252 more words

Psalm 10 - Smile

The victim’s faint pulse picks up; the hearts of the hopeless pump red blood as you put your ear to their lips.
Orphans get parents, the homeless get homes. 545 more words

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