Category Archives: faithfulness

why the pastures sing

why the pastures sing Psalm 65:9-13 (JDV) Psalm 65:9 You visit the land and water it profusely, enriching it greatly. God’s stream is filled with water, because you prepare the land in this way, providing people with grain. Psalm 65:10 … Continue reading

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he is faithful –we are not

Psalm 65:1-3 (JDV) Psalm 65:1 Praise is rightfully yours, God, in Zion; vows to you will be fulfilled. Psalm 65:2 All humanity will come to you, the one who listens to prayer. Psalm 65:3 Violations overwhelm me; only you can … Continue reading

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tree in the house

tree in the house Psalm 52:8-9 (JDV) Psalm 52:8 But I am like a flourishing olive tree in the house of God; I trust in God’s covenant faithfulness permanently and continually. Psalm 52:9 I will praise you permanently for what … Continue reading

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don’t forget

don’t forget Psalm 50:22-23 (JDV) Psalm 50:22 “Understand this, you who forget God, or I will tear you apart, and there will be no one to rescue you. Psalm 50:23 Whoever sacrifices a thank offering appreciates me, and whoever orders … Continue reading

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we get frantic, he is faithful

we get frantic, he is faithful Psalm 44:23-26 (JDV) Psalm 44:23 Wake yourself up, Lord! Why are you sleeping? Get up! Don’t reject us forever! Psalm 44:24 Why are you hiding and forgetting our misery and oppression? Psalm 44:25 You … Continue reading

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waterfalls and waves

waterfalls and waves Psalm 42:7-8 (JDV) Psalm 42:7 Deep calls to deep in the roar of your waterfalls; all your breakers and your waves have swept over me. Psalm 42:8 Yahveh will send his faithful love by day; his song … Continue reading

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faithfulness is possible

faithfulness is possible Jeremiah 35:1-19 (JDV) Jeremiah 35:1 This is the word that came to Jeremiah from Yahveh in the days of Jehoiakim son of Josiah, king of Judah. This is what it said:Jeremiah 35:2 “Go to the house of … Continue reading

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the real loser

the real loser Jeremiah 22:10-12 (JDV) Jeremiah 22:10 Do not weep for the dead; do not mourn for him. Weep bitterly for the one who has walked away, because he will never return again and see his native land. Jeremiah … Continue reading

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religious mask

religious mask Jeremiah 12:1-4 (JDV) Jeremiah 12:1 You will be righteous, Lord, even if I bring a case against you. Yet, I wish to contend with you: Why does the way of the wicked prosper? Why are all the treacherous … Continue reading

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after the backlash

after the backlash Jeremiah 11:18-23 (JDV) Jeremiah 11:18 Yahveh caused me to know, so I knew. Then you helped me to see their deeds, Jeremiah 11:19 because I was like a docile lamb led to slaughter. I didn’t know that … Continue reading

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