Today’s thought “My soul thirsts for God” (January 23)

Today’s thought “My soul thirsts for God” (January 23) Today’s Psalm 42 has this particularly challenging verse, “My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I come and appear before God?” (verse 2). We linked this verse in with the two parables we read today in Matthew 25. There is first a… Read More Today’s thought “My soul thirsts for God” (January 23)

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Today’s thought “Great is the LORD, who delights in …” (January 18)

Today’s thought “Great is the LORD, who delights in …” (January 18) David’s Psalm 35, we read today, comes to a most interesting climax. We read, “Great is the LORD, who delights in the welfare of his servant!” And what is David’s reaction to sensing the Lord’s delight in him? “Then my tongue shall tell… Read More Today’s thought “Great is the LORD, who delights in …” (January 18)

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Memorizing wonderfully – Additional verses: Psalm 34 Tasting and blessing Jehovah God

“1  «A Psalm of David; {1 } when he {2 } changed his behavior before Abimelech, who drove him away, and he departed.» I will bless Jehovah at all times: His praise shall continually be in my mouth. {1) See 1 Sa 21:10-15. 2) Or feigned madness }2 My soul shall make her boast in Jehovah: The meek… Read More Memorizing wonderfully – Additional verses: Psalm 34 Tasting and blessing Jehovah God

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Today’s thought “Oh, taste and see that the LORD is good” (January 17)

Today’s thought “Oh, taste and see that the LORD is good” (January 17) Psalm 34 of David today is wonderfully spiritually stimulating; it is one to be memorised, at least in part. “Oh, fear the LORD, you his saints, for those who fear him have no lack!” (verse 9). David can write this from his… Read More Today’s thought “Oh, taste and see that the LORD is good” (January 17)

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Additional verses to memorise: Psalm 31:23-24

“23 Oh love Jehovah, all ye his saints: Jehovah preserveth {1 } the faithful, And plentifully rewardeth him that dealeth proudly. {1) Or faithfulness }24 Be strong, and let your heart take courage, All ye that {1 } hope in Jehovah. {1) Or wait for } (Ps 31:23-24 ASV) * To remember Ps 27:14 Wait for Jehovah: Be strong,… Read More Additional verses to memorise: Psalm 31:23-24

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Today’s thought “My times are in your hand” (January 14)

Today’s thought “My times are in your hand” (January 14) How thought provoking are the perceptions of David which he expresses in Psalm 31, “Oh, how abundant is your goodness, which you have stored up for those who fear you” (verse 19), and then he adds, “and worked for those who take refuge in you… Read More Today’s thought “My times are in your hand” (January 14)

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Begrijpend zingen: Psalm 19 De hemelen vertellen Gods eer

De hemelen vertellen Gods eer Deze psalm bestaat uit twee delen: eerst wijst David op het uitspansel, dat zo duidelijk spreekt van de macht en majesteit van God (v. 1-7) ; daarna wijst hij op de wet van de Allerhoogste, waaruit Zijn wijsheid blijkt (v. 8-12). De mensen hebben tegenwoordig veel verder in het heelal… Read More Begrijpend zingen: Psalm 19 De hemelen vertellen Gods eer

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Begrijpend Zingen: Psalm 8: Heerschappij mens en luister

Waar staat de mens tegenover God? Koning David schreef heel wat psalmen en heeft ervoor gezorgd dat, als de tempel eenmaal (door zijn zoon Salomo) gebouwd werd, deze psalmen gezongen zouden worden in de tempeldiensten. Daar in de tempel werd lof gebracht voor de Allerhoogste God boven alle goden. “ Voor de koorleider. Met gittit-begeleiding.… Read More Begrijpend Zingen: Psalm 8: Heerschappij mens en luister

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Today’s thought “Arise O LORD! Let not man prevail” (January 4)

Today’s thought “Arise O LORD! Let not man prevail” (January 4) Our daily readings today provide us with many thoughts and meditations. David’s Psalms are, in most cases, prayers – and how appropriate are some of them for us in 2019 – especially the final verses of Psalm 9. “Arise, O LORD! Let not man… Read More Today’s thought “Arise O LORD! Let not man prevail” (January 4)

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Today’s thought “Jehovah God makes us dwell in safety and confident trust” (January 02)

Today’s thought “Jehovah God makes us dwell in safety and confident trust” (January 02) We opened the New Year by looking at the beginning of all things (in the Genesis chapters 1 & 2) and how those who keep to God’s Word can be blessed (Psalm 1). We best try to belong to the happy,… Read More Today’s thought “Jehovah God makes us dwell in safety and confident trust” (January 02)

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Do you believe what Christ’s Apostles taught?

What the apostle taught to the “Early Christians” The apostles taught that the Bible is divinely inspired “All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness” (2 Timothy 3:16). “God, who at many times and in many ways spoke in time past to… Read More Do you believe what Christ’s Apostles taught?

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