If the Lord Desires

Tuesday September 14, 2021 Today’s Reading: Psalm 132 “This is my resting place for ever and ever;    here I will sit enthroned, for I have desired it.” Psalm 132:14 Reflection: Psalm 132 recalls David’s earnest desire to establish a temple for the LORD in Jerusalem, that the LORD would have the honor due His name. DavidContinue reading “If the Lord Desires”

Childlike Faith

Monday September 13, 2021 Today’s Reading: Psalm 131 Instead, I have calmed and quieted myself like a little weaned child with its mother; I am like a little child. Psalm 131:2 Reflection: To be like a child in the arms of our Heavenly Father is to be still in contentment. It is to wait forContinue reading “Childlike Faith”

The LORD’s Rescue

Saturday September 11, 2021 Today’s Reading: Psalm 129 The Lord is righteous; He has cut the ropes of the wicked. Psalm 129:4 Reflection: What a declaration the psalmist makes, that the LORD in His righteousness has severed the ability of the wicked to hold power over His people. Through Jesus, God has exhibted power overContinue reading “The LORD’s Rescue”

True Happiness

Friday September 10, 2021 Today’s Reading: Psalm 128 How happy is everyone who fears the Lord, who walks in His ways! Psalm 128:1 Reflection: The pursuit of happiness that leads to happiness is the pursuit that seeks to find the LORD. In Him is not only the gift of happiness, but of everlasting joy. InContinue reading “True Happiness”

Building What Lasts

Thursday September 9, 2021 Today’s Reading: Psalm 127 Unless the Lord builds a house, its builders labor over it in vain; unless the Lord watches over a city, the watchman stays alert in vain. Psalm 127:1 Reflection: Men and women can toil with all of their best efforts around something, but unless the LORD bringsContinue reading “Building What Lasts”

Sowing in Tears

Wednesday September 8, 2021 Today’s Reading: Psalm 126 Those who sow in tears will reap with shouts of joy. Psalm 126:5 Reflection: By the LORD’s almighty Hand, even seeds of faith sown in tears can reap a bountiful harvest. God’s people do not remain frozen in despair or grief, but continue to work as theyContinue reading “Sowing in Tears”