Monthly Archives: May 2016

How Many People Worldwide Do Not Have the Bible?

Here’s an amazing yet sad statistic: Over 1 Billion people in the world today do not have the whole Bible in their native language. That’s not a typo. The first letter is a “B” as in Billion. This article provides … Continue reading

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A True Story to Rock Your World

It’s Memorial Day weekend in the U.S.A., a holiday we observe to commemorate those who died while serving in our country’s armed forces. I’ve been thinking a lot lately about believers who have died while serving in the Lord’s army … Continue reading

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Why Do You Want God’s Forgiveness? (Thoughts on Psalm 25)

Is there anything more precious than God’s forgiveness? Truly it is one of the sweetest demonstrations of His mercy and grace, the soothing salve for a guilt-ridden conscience and the gateway to peace in both this life and the next. … Continue reading

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Got Righteousness? (Thoughts on Psalm 24)

The unity of the Bible is a wonderful thing. This treasure chest of divine truth can be viewed as both a library of 66 books and one sacred volume. It has but one Author, and so we would expect there … Continue reading

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God Tracked You Down (Thoughts On Psalm 23)

Some of our most well-known and beloved Bible verses take on a whole new meaning when one particular word is unpacked. Such is the case with the final verse of Psalm 23.  “Surely goodness and love will follow me all … Continue reading

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How to Handle Rejection (Thoughts on Psalm 22)

We all face rejection; it’s a given. If you haven’t been laughed at yet, you will be. Virtually all of us have experienced the derision of our peers at a young age and remember well the emotional pain our so-called … Continue reading

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Who Gets the Credit for Your Achievements? (Thoughts on Psalm 21)

Psalm 21 begins with David telling God, “O LORD, the king rejoices in your strength. How great is his joy in the victories you give!” (Psalm 21:1a). David writes about joy often in the psalms. Here he is expressing much … Continue reading

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The Idiocy of Idolatry

Have you ever worshipped a stove or a microwave? How about a gas grill? In effect, that is what God accused Israel of doing through the prophet Isaiah. The people would take a piece of wood and make an idol … Continue reading

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Sound Advice from the World’s Greatest Politician (Thoughts on Psalm 20)

It’s a presidential election year in the U.S.A. and I can’t help but paraphrase Psalm 20:7 (“Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the LORD our God) as “Some trust in Democrats … Continue reading

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The All-Sufficient Word of God (Thoughts on Psalm 19)

Peter wrote that God’s “divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness through our knowledge of him who called us” (2 Peter 1:3). What a statement! What hope this gives us! God has given us all … Continue reading

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