Thirsty Thursday- #BLESSED Psalm 112
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Thirsty Thursday- #BLESSED Psalm 112

#BLESSED You’ve probably seen #BLESSED somewhere on social media. Or maybe you’ve seen it “tastefully” displayed on the bumper of an expensive car, or emblazoned on someone’s T-shirt, or hat, or baby onesie. Of course, just wearing the hashtag doesn’t make it true, but I imagine we’d all like to experience more of a “blessed...

Thirsty Thursday- Wonderful God Psalm 111
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Thirsty Thursday- Wonderful God Psalm 111

“How wonderful are the things the Lord does! All who are delighted with them want to understand them.” (Psalm 111:2, GNV) WONDERFUL GOD I am a child of the 60s. I was born in 1961, so perhaps I could call myself a “late-boomer!” And even though I was a young child during that decade, it somehow managed...

Thirsty Thursday- The Greatest of all Time Psalm 110
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Thirsty Thursday- The Greatest of all Time Psalm 110

The Lord says to my lord: “Sit at my right hand until I make your enemies a footstool for your feet.” The Lord has sworn and will not change his mind: “You are a priest forever, in the order of Melchizedek.”  (Psalm 110:1, 4) “THE GREATEST OF ALL TIME“ Talk to any hardcore fan of any sport, and eventually you...

Thirsty Thursday- Sticks and Stones Psalm 109
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Thirsty Thursday- Sticks and Stones Psalm 109

With my mouth I will greatly extol the Lord;     in the great throng of worshipers I will praise him. For he stands at the right hand of the needy,     to save their lives from those who would condemn them.  (Psalm 109:30-31) STICKS AND STONES You might remember the old children’s rhyme that says, “Sticks and stones may break...

Thirsty Thursday- But First Worship Psalm 108
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Thirsty Thursday- But First Worship Psalm 108

My heart, O God, is steadfast; I will sing and make music with all my soul. Awake, harp and lyre! I will awaken the dawn. I will praise you, Lord, among the nations; I will sing of you among the peoples. For great is your love, higher than the heavens; your faithfulness reaches to the...

Thirsty Thursday- JUST SAY SO! Psalm 107
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Thirsty Thursday- JUST SAY SO! Psalm 107

O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his steadfast love endures forever. Let the redeemed of the Lord say so, those he redeemed from trouble and gathered in from the lands, from the east and from the west, from the north and from the south. (Psalm 107:1-3) JUST SAY SO! Way back in the...

Thirsty Thursday- The Power of Chosenness Psalm 106
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Thirsty Thursday- The Power of Chosenness Psalm 106

Remember me, Lord, when you show favor to your people, come to my aid when you save them, that I may enjoy the prosperity of your chosen ones, that I may share in the joy of your nation and join your inheritance in giving praise. (Psalm 106:4-5) THE POWER OF CHOSENNESS Do you remember what it felt like to...

Thirsty Thursday- Psalm 105
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Thirsty Thursday- Psalm 105

Give praise to the Lord, proclaim his name; make known among the nations what he has done. Sing to him, sing praise to him; tell of all his wonderful acts. Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the Lord rejoice. Look to the Lord and his strength; seek his face always. (Psalm 105:1-4) Today’s Thirsty Thursday post...

Thirsty Thursday- Why Worry? Psalm 104
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Thirsty Thursday- Why Worry? Psalm 104

All creatures look to you to give them their food at the proper time. When you give it to them, they gather it up; when you open your hand they are satisfied with good things. (Psalm 104:27-28) Today’s Thirsty Thursday post is a reflection on Psalm 104 from Justin Bessert, a member of The Living Well...

Thirsty Thursday- Soul Care Psalm 103
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Thirsty Thursday- Soul Care Psalm 103

Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name! Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits! (Psalm 103:1-2, ESV) Soul Care I have been thinking lately about “soul care,” especially during these confusing and stress-filled days of 2020. The term “soul care” is not...