Where’s Virtue?

For the righteous LORD loveth righteousness; his countenance doth behold the upright.  Psalms 11:7 Whatever happened to virtue, morals, decency? It seems to be a forgotten idea, one no longer in relevant in our world where relativism is the way of society.  Do what thou wilt seems to be the law of the land and … Continue reading Where’s Virtue?

Help Lord

Help, Lord. — Psa_12:1 The prayer itself is remarkable, for it is short, but seasonable, sententious, and suggestive. David mourned the fewness of faithful men, and therefore lifted up his heart in supplication-when the creature failed, he flew to the Creator. He evidently felt his own weakness, or he would not have cried for help; … Continue reading Help Lord

Rejoice!

For several weeks our Sunday school teacher has opened with this verse as a gentle reminder that we need to thank God for our blessings not grumble about our trials.  I always whisper it along with him, smiling over every word.  It's long been a favorite go to passage of mine.  Every since I opened … Continue reading Rejoice!

My Rock

I was thinking this evening about the passage in Matthew about building your house upon a rock for stability, safety, permanence.  Upon a rock.  My son has always been a fan of rocks, drags them in from everywhere and presents them to me as if he's giving me the greatest treasure, which in his eyes … Continue reading My Rock