Category Archives: sovereignty of God

mistakes and miracles

mistakes and miracles Joshua 10:1-5 (JDV) Joshua 10:1 King Adoni-zedek of Jerusalem happened to hear that Joshua had captured Ai and completely destroyed it, treating Ai and its king as he had Jericho and its king, and that the inhabitants … Continue reading

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conditional victory

conditional victory Joshua 6:1-5 (JDV) Joshua 6:1 Jericho was strongly fortified because of the Israelites – no one leaving or entering. Joshua 6:2 Yahveh said to Joshua, “Notice, I have handed Jericho, its king, and its ablest soldiers over to … Continue reading

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he thunders

he thunders Psalm 68:32-35 (JDV) Psalm 68:32 Sing to God, you kingdoms of the land; sing praise to the Lord, Selah Psalm 68:33 to him who rides in the ancient, highest skies. Look, he thunders with his powerful voice! Psalm … Continue reading

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rescue, rule, retribution

rescue, rule, retribution Psalm 66:5-7 (JDV) Psalm 66:5 Come and see the wonders of God; his achievements for humanity are awe-inspiring. Psalm 66:6 He turned the sea into dry land, and they crossed the river on foot. There we celebrated … Continue reading

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his joy signs

his joy signs Psalm 65:4-8 (JDV) Psalm 65:4 How fortunate is the one you choose and bring near to live in your courts! We will be satisfied with the goodness of your house, the holiness of your temple. Psalm 65:5 … Continue reading

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secret plan

secret plan Psalm 64:5-6 (JDV) Psalm 64:5 They adopt an evil plan; they talk about hiding traps and say, “Who is going to see them?” Psalm 64:6 They devise crimes and say, “We have perfected a secret plan.” The inner … Continue reading

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washbasin and sandal

washbasin and sandal Psalm 60:6-8 (JDV) Psalm 60:6 God has spoken in his sanctuary: “I will celebrate! I will divide up Shechem. I will apportion the Valley of Succoth.Psalm 60:7 Gilead is mine, Manasseh is mine, and Ephraim is my … Continue reading

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signal flag

signal flag Psalm 60:4-5 (JDV) Psalm 60:4 You have given a signal flag to those who fear you, so that they can flee before the archers. Selah.Psalm 60:5 Deliver with your right hand, and answer me, so that those you … Continue reading

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the joy of depression

the joy of depression Psalm 57:6-7 (JDV) Psalm 57:6 They prepared a net for my steps; I was depressed. They dug a pit ahead of me, but they fell into it! Selah. Psalm 57:7 My heart is confident, God, my … Continue reading

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he judges us

he judges us Psalm 50:4-6 (JDV) Psalm 50:4 On high, he summons the sky and the land in order to judge his people: Psalm 50:5 “Gather my faithful ones to me, those who made a covenant with me by sacrifice.” … Continue reading

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