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Keeping Pure through God’s Words

Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Friday, November 9, 2017

Keeping Pure through God’s Words

How to stay clean? Pure? Unblemished? The psalmist of Psalm 119 says it’s by reading God’s words. 425 more words

An Intimidating Psalm

Psalm 119 is kind of infamous, isn’t it? It’s by far and away the longest of them all, yet by reusing its Law/Torah vocabulary systematically in each new stanza, it gives us that feeling we get where a public speaker turns a five-minute point into a thirty-minute talk. 817 more words

Old Testament

Psalm 119 – Zayin

(Zayin is the seventh letter of the Hebrew alphabet)

Remember Your word to Your servant,
For Your word has given me hope.
My comfort in my suffering is this: 78 more words

Bible Verses

I think I am mad at Jen Hatmaker?

I think I am mad at Jen Hatmaker? I have made this statement so many times over the last few years. I have read her books, subscribed to her email list, and listened to her podcasts. 2,049 more words

Trying to Keep God’s Statutes

Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Thursday, November 9, 2017

Trying to Keep God’s Statutes

As I return to the anthology of Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s shorter writings, I was drawn up short by his reflections on Psalm 119:8 – 434 more words

Life in the Labyrinth

Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path. (Psalm 119:105, NRSV)

A labyrinth isn’t a maze.  There are no dead-ends or wrong turns.  637 more words

Psalm 119:169-176

Psalm 119:169-176 NIV
May my cry come before you, Lord; give me understanding according to your word. May my supplication come before you; deliver me according to your promise. 205 more words

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