Long Furrows

The Plowers “Many a time they have afflicted me from my youth; Yet they have not prevailed against me. The plowers plowed on my back; They made their furrows long.” Psalm 129:2-3 The farmers here have begun making long furrows. Lord, help us trust our deep afflicted places to you, that You may plant good inContinue reading “Long Furrows”

Significant Worship

A Psalm Study, 108:1-6 A Song. A Psalm of David.  1 My heart is confident in you, O God;       no wonder I can sing your praises with all my heart!  2 Wake up, lyre and harp!       I will wake the dawn with my song.  3 I will thank you, Lord, among all the people.       IContinue reading “Significant Worship”

Psalm for My Savior

This poem is written in the pantoum form and is based on Psalm 116, which is my favorite Psalm. I find that the repetition of lines in this form lends itself well to Christian poetry of lament and praise. I hope you are blessed by this offering.   Psalm for My Savior For you, OContinue reading “Psalm for My Savior”

Psalms 16, Study–“Something Good”

Psalm 16 7 I will praise the LORD, who counsels me;    even at night my heart instructs me. 8 I keep my eyes always on the LORD.    With him at my right hand, I will not be shaken.  9 Therefore my heart is glad and my tongue rejoices;    my body also will rest secure, 10Continue reading “Psalms 16, Study–“Something Good””