Monday Musings

Wait Quietly

“The LORD is good to those who wait for him, to the soul who seeks him. It is good that one should wait quietly for the salvation of the LORD” (Lamentations 3:25-26). The book of Lamentations lives up to its name. This short, five-chapter book is an outpouring of grief over the fall of Jerusalem.… Continue reading Wait Quietly

Monday Musings

This Is Our God

"It will be said on that day, 'Behold, this is our God; we have waited for him, that he might save us. This is the LORD; we have waited for him; let us be glad and rejoice in his salvation'" (Isaiah 25:9). One of Isaiah's favorite themes is the time when God will finally bring… Continue reading This Is Our God

Monday Musings

One Day

            “Wait for the LORD and keep his way, and he will exalt you to inherit the land; you will look on when the wicked are cut off” (Psalm 37:24).             Psalm 37 is basically a commentary on how God will overthrow all evildoers. Right now, they might seem to be thriving; but one day,… Continue reading One Day

Monday Musings

No Fear

            “The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?” (Psalm 27:1).             Psalm 27 is an expression of confidence in God. The psalm doesn’t state when it was written, but it does name David as the author.… Continue reading No Fear