Tag Archives: Psalm 57

alarm clock

alarm clock Psalm 57:8-11 (JDV) Psalm 57:8 Wake up, my throat! Wake up, harp and lyre! I will wake up the dawn. Psalm 57:9 I will praise you, Lord, among the peoples; I will sing praises to you among the … Continue reading

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reason for our rescue

reason for our rescue Psalm 57:5 God, be exalted above the sky; let your glory be over the whole land. reason for our rescue Right in the middle of a prayer ridden with anxiety, in which the psalmist cries out … Continue reading

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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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the choice of faith

Psalm 57 The beauty of psalms like this is that they are worship in the midst of pleas for help.  These are not the words of someone who lives above the dangers and trials of life.  They are the words … Continue reading

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