who does god want to be President?

I haven't read this book yet. The title seemed appropriate for our topic today. First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people, for kings and all who are in high positions, that we may lead a peaceful and quiet life, godly and dignified in every way. …

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David’s Enemies of God

16 Protect me, God, because I take refuge in you.2 I say to the Lord, “You are my Lord.    Apart from you, I have nothing good.”3 Now as for the “holy ones” in the land,    the “magnificent ones” that I was so happy about;4     let their suffering increase because        they hurried after a different god.I won’t participate in their blood offerings;    I won’t let …

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Sighs too Deep for Words

Today is Song Saturday. Each Saturday I bring you a poem or song lyrics from either an original poem/lyrics or perhaps from another poet/lyricist. Most weeks I have done fairly well at bringing original work. Today's post is also original work. Earlier this week, as I was working on something else I happened on Romans …

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Accepted Prayer (Psalm 6)

Psalm 6 For the music leader. On stringed instruments. According to the eighth. A psalm of David. 6 Please, Lord,    don’t punish me when you are angry;    don’t discipline me when you are furious.2 Have mercy on me, Lord,    because I’m frail.Heal me, Lord,    because my bones are shaking in terror!3 My whole body is completely terrified!        But you, Lord! How long will …

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