psalmthing to chew on: psalm 71

This feels like a psalm for old people [like me]. So if you're not even partly old, maybe bookmark this and come back and read it in ten years or so... And seriously go and read the whole psalm - i am not going to go through all of it here, but it really is a good one to read all the way through: 1 In you, Lord, I have taken refuge;     let me never be [...]

psalmthing to chew on: psalm 70

Psalm number 70 is not the Lords of the Rings of the Psalming community. And because it is so short, i thought it would be helpful to actually just meditate on the whole thing together: 1 Hasten, O God, to save me;     come quickly, Lord, to help me. 2 May those who want to take my life     be put to shame and confusion; may all who desire my ruin     be turned back in disgrace. 3 May those who say [...]

psalmthing to chew on: psalm 54

this one really is a short one... so let me include it: 1 Save me, O God, by your name;     vindicate me by your might. 2 Hear my prayer, O God;     listen to the words of my mouth. 3 Arrogant foes are attacking me;     ruthless people are trying to kill me—     people without regard for God. 4 Surely God is my help;     the Lord is the one who sustains me. 5 Let evil recoil on those who slander me;     in your faithfulness destroy [...]

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