How great are your works, O LORD! Your thoughts are very deep!
– Psalm 92:5
How many are your works, LORD! In wisdom you made them all; the earth is full of your creatures. 803 more words
From one perspective Psalm 119 is one of the most self serving prayers in the Bible. Look at how verses 33 through 40 begin, “Teach me… Give me understanding,… Lead me… Incline my heart… Turn my eyes… Turn away my reproach…” It concludes with the words, “revive me.” 551 more words
We constantly balance obligations. We have an obligation to spend time with our families, but if the neighbor’s house catches fire while he is sleeping in his bed, our obligation to wake him and get him to a place of safety outweighs our promise to read to the children. 565 more words