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Delighting in God

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Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart. (‭Psalm‬ ‭37‬:‭4‬ ESV)

Abba, forgive my blindness.

If this verse read “pause momentarily at the altar, if you look worshipful enough your request will be granted”...

If I Were Judge

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Then Absalom would say, “Oh that I were judge in the land! Then every man with a dispute or cause might come to me, and I would give him justice.” (2 Samuel 15:4)

Jesus, I simultaneously love and hate this story. I remember as a kid reading those...

Filling The Void

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Abba Father, I feel the failure of one of my idols today. I have placed my hope for this week in some thing or someone other than you, and as it fails to meet my expectations I feel my heart scrounging around for another selfish opiate. I know my...