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Thirty-one Ordinary Prayers, #12

Prayer of Joy (Paraphrase of Psalm 126)

Lord, when I think of how You rescued me from my own foolishness, I feel like a freed captive. 340 more words

A Song About Sowing

Sunday Evening Worship at NCPC, “Sowing in Tears, Reaping in Laughter,” tonight’s sermon, August 28, 2016.

Sermon text: Psalm 126


In the morning let us prepare for the new day with the words of the New Testament and in the evening let us reflect on how God moves in the lives of his people. 148 more words


Bring in the harvest Song of Ascents 7

Psa 126:1 A Song of degrees. When the LORD turned again the captivity of Zion, we were like them that dream.
Psa 126:2 Then was our mouth filled with laughter, and our tongue with singing: then said they among the heathen, The LORD hath done great things for them. 469 more words


Those Who Sow In Tears Shall Reap Rejoicing

The response of Psalm 126 today is “Those who sow in tears shall reap rejoicing.” The Psalm was written for a specific event in biblical history but it took on a different meaning for me. 398 more words


How can a bunch of crying Christians do the world any good?

My eyes fail from weeping, I am in torment within; my heart is poured out on the ground because my people are destroyed, because children and infants faint in the streets of the city. 585 more words

How does all this lamenting bring us any closer to God?

Those who sow with tears will reap with songs of joy. Those who go out weeping, carrying seed to sow, will return with songs of joy, carrying sheaves with them.     688 more words