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Reflections on Psalm 16

Psalm 16* A prayer of David. 1 Protect me, God, for the only safety I know is found in the moments I seek You. This year I have become more aware of an underlying fear that drives a lot of my actions…

Great Expectations

In the morning, O LORD, you hear my voice; In the morning I lay my requests before you and wait in expectation. (Psalm 5:3, NIV)   Expectations are tricky things. They can produce excitement about the future; anticipation can add…

Much Stronger Than That

Those of us in Christian community who write for this website are supposed to have our blog post turned in to the editor by Monday; I didn’t even start writing this post until Thursday night. My typical Monday work schedule…

Thrive!

My friend Rima has a passion for native plants, so I was not surprised when she included the story of her search for an American Holly tree in her worship focus at last Sunday’s gathering. She searched many nurseries in…