Monthly Archives: April 2021

surrounded by lions

surrounded by lions Psalm 57:4 I am surrounded by lions; I lie down among devouring lions – people whose teeth are spears and arrows, whose tongues are sharp swords. surrounded by lions It’s hard to sleep when you feel like … Continue reading

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man-cave

Psalm 57:1-3 (JDV) man-cave Psalm 57:1 Be gracious to me, God, be gracious to me, for I take refuge in you. I will seek refuge in the shadow of your wings until danger passes.Psalm 57:2 I call to God Most … Continue reading

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obligated

obligated Psalm 56:12-13 (JDV) Psalm 56:12 I am obligated by vows to you, God; I will make my thank offerings to you. Psalm 56:13 You see, you rescued me from death, my own feet from stumbling, to walk before God … Continue reading

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praising God’s word

praising God’s word Psalm 56:10-11 (JDV) Psalm 56:10 In God, whose word I praise, in Yahveh, whose word I praise, Psalm 56:11 in God I trust; I will not be afraid. What can mere humans do to me? praising God’s … Continue reading

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bottle and book

bottle and book Psalm 56:8-9 (JDV) Psalm 56:8 You yourself have recorded my wanderings. Put my tears in your bottle. Are they not in your book? Psalm 56:9 Then my enemies will retreat on the day when I call. This … Continue reading

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uncensored prayers

uncensored prayers Psalm 56:5-7 (JDV) Psalm 56:5 They twist my words all day long; all their thoughts against me are evil. Psalm 56:6 They stir up strife, they lurk; they watch my steps while they wait to cut my throat. … Continue reading

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when I am, I will not be

when I am, I will not be Psalm 56:3-4 (JDV) Psalm 56:3 When I am afraid, I will trust in you. Psalm 56:4 In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I will not be afraid. What can … Continue reading

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stomped on

stomped on Psalm 56:1-2 (JDV) Psalm 56:1 Be gracious to me, God, because a man is trampling me; he fights and oppresses me all day long.Psalm 56:2 My adversaries trample me all day, because many arrogantly fight against me. stomped … Continue reading

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praying out

praying out Psalm 55:22-23 (JDV) Psalm 55:22 Cast your burden on Yahveh, and he will sustain you; he will never allow the righteous to be shaken.Psalm 55:23 God, you will bring them down to the Pit of destruction; men of … Continue reading

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smooth swords

Psalm 55:20-21 (JDV) Psalm 55:20 My friend acts violently against those at peace with him; he violates his covenant. Psalm 55:21 His buttery words are smooth, but war is in his heart. His words are softer than oil, but they … Continue reading

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