Category Archives: Abundant Living

Jesus tells us:
“I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.”
John 10:10b

First Verse, a journey through the Psalms: Psalm 75

We thank you, O God!     We give thanks because you are near.     People everywhere tell of your wonderful deeds. Psalm 75:1 (NLT) When was the last time you told others of the wonderful deeds the Lord has done? Have you … Continue reading

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First Verse, a journey through the Psalms: Psalm 73

No doubt about it! God is good— good to good people, good to the good-hearted. Psalm 73:1 (MSG) Once upon a time… These four words conjure up ideas of good and evil, love and jealousy, conflict and victory, sorrow and … Continue reading

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First Verse, a journey through the Psalms: Psalm 72

Give your love of justice to the king, O God,     and righteousness to the king’s son. Psalm 72:1 (NLT) Let us hope in God’s Son, Jesus. In our culture we put our hope in many things. A strong economy. A … Continue reading

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First Verse, a journey through the Psalms: Psalm 71

Lord, I have come to you for protection;     never let me be defeated! Psalm 71:1 (GNT) Let us hope in God’s protection. So many things in our lives can defeat us. We can be cruising along, enjoying life, when Bam! … Continue reading

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First Verse, a journey through the Psalms: Psalm 70

Save me, O God!     Lord, help me now! Psalm 70:1 (GNT) The cry of our heart. Sometimes, we find ourselves on the bottom looking up.  We long to be free. Free from whatever holds us down. Free from the shackles … Continue reading

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