Tag - Psalm

Living With An Open Hand

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Psalm 145:16 You open your hand and satisfy the desires of every living thing. O-bservation: Here King David of Israel said of our God that he lives with an “open hand” towards every living thing that he has created. That would include we humans, animals, and plants. God’s “Open Hand,” represents his heart and the actual character of generosity. A closed hand would say, “It’s mine to keep,” but his open hand says, “It’s mine to give.” When you really recognize the heart of God and his open hand policy, it would suggest that...

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When The Storm Hits

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Psalm 107:29 He stilled the storm to a whisper; the waves of the sea were hushed. O-bservation: Five different times in this chapter the Psalmist tells us that Israel had problems beyond their ability to cope. Usually, they cried to God and God would make a way but a couple of times God made a way even when they couldn’t seem to cry out. On this one occasion, they were in such a storm and the waves were crashing so that those on board looked like drunken sailors because they could not hold their...

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It’s ALL God’s

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Psalm 89:11 The heavens are yours, and yours also the earth; you founded the world and all that is in it. O-bservation: The Psalmist tells us, “It’s ALL God’s.” He reports that the vast universe is God’s, but to make it more relatable to us small humans, he says that the earth is also the Lord’s. God, in fact, originated everything you and I call earth. In other words, “It’s ALL God’s!” A-pplication: King David said in prayer to the Lord, “what is man that you are mindful of him?” The very fact that God includes...

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