Tag Archives: Psalm

Unfurling the Word

We have been encouraged to see the word as a static thing to be seen and possibly studied but not as something full of life. The Psalms point to a different reality, a moving, breathing, blessing, and unfurling word. Continue reading

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Breaking the Chains

We spiritualize resurrection into a grand philosophical notion, an etherial promise. But it is so much more, it is a door busting, chain breaking, fredom-in-life-today shaking of the foundations of our being. Continue reading

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Knowing the Way

We treat faith as an intellectual accomplishment and berate Thomas for not having enough of it, but the Psalmist shows us that faith is visceral, embodied, and experienced in breath and life. Continue reading

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What’s a Torah?

119 a long, boring psalm and gosh, don’t we want to skip it, but when we do, we miss the depth and life changing power of it. Continue reading

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My Enemies

The psalms ask God for help against “my enemies” but they aren’t really clear who those enemies are. One subtle enemy is the voice in our head. Continue reading

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