Author Archives: Jefferson Vann

About Jefferson Vann

Jefferson Vann is a former Christian missionary who now lives in Williamsburg, Virginia. If your church or small group would like to hear Jeff speak, you can contact him at marmsky@gmail.com -- !

do not go quietly

  Psalm 38:13-20 Psalm 38:13 I am like a deaf person; I do not hear. I am like a speechless person who does not open his mouth. Psalm 38:14 I am like a man who does not hear and has … Continue reading

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full disclosure

  Psalm 38:9-12 Psalm 38:9 Master, my every desire is in front of you; my sighing is not hidden from you. Psalm 38:10 My heart races, my strength leaves me, and even the light of my eyes has faded. Psalm … Continue reading

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when justice is too much

  Psalm 38:3-8 Psalm 38:3 There is no soundness in my body because of your indignation; there is no health in my bones because of my sin. Psalm 38:4 For my violations have flooded over my head; they are a … Continue reading

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remembering the price of sin

  Psalm 38:1-2 Psalm 38:11 Yahveh, do not punish me in your anger or discipline me in your wrath Psalm 38:2 because your arrows have sunk into me, and your hand has pressed down on me. remembering the price of … Continue reading

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he helps and delivers

  Psalm 37:39-40 Psalm 37:39 The salvation of the righteous is from Yahveh, their refuge in a time of distress. Psalm 37:40 Yahveh helps and delivers them; he will deliver them from the wicked and will save them because they … Continue reading

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trusting for a future

  Psalm 37:37-38 Psalm 37:37 Watch the blameless and observe the upright, because the person of peace will have a future. Psalm 37:38 But transgressors will all be eliminated; the future of the wicked will be destroyed. trusting for a … Continue reading

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on their way out

  Psalm 37:35-36 Psalm 37:35 I have seen a wicked, violent person well-rooted, like a flourishing native tree. Psalm 37:36 Then I passed by and noticed he was gone; I searched for him, but he could not be found. on … Continue reading

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you will watch

  Psalm 37:34 Psalm 37:34 Wait for Yahveh and keep to his road, and he will exalt you to inherit the land. You will watch when the wicked are destroyed. you will watch The promise in today‚Äôs text is that … Continue reading

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a gospel twist

  Psalm 37:30-31 Psalm 37:30 The mouth of the righteous utters wisdom; his tongue speaks what is just. Psalm 37:31 The instruction of his God is in his heart; his steps do not falter. Psalm 37:32 The wicked one lies … Continue reading

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a gospel twist

  Psalm 37:30-31 Psalm 37:30 The mouth of the righteous utters wisdom; his tongue speaks what is just. Psalm 37:31 The instruction of his God is in his heart; his steps do not falter. Psalm 37:32 The wicked one lies … Continue reading

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