Dependent in Growth

We often pray for a variety of things. We’ll pray for a good job opportunity, healing in a health situation, or for wise guidance. A lot of times, we’ll even pray these requests for others. As important as these petitions are, they all have something in common—they are all external to ourselves. It’s easy to … Continue reading Dependent in Growth

Throughout Our Lives

Throughout Psalm 119, the author has poured his heart out to the Lord, desperate for deliverance from his persecutors. He found himself oppressed and afflicted by men “without cause,” without any good reason for their attacks (v. 161). If we were in his shoes, I imagine we would cry out as well. Yet the Psalmist’s … Continue reading Throughout Our Lives