It’s What You Make of It (Psalm 13)

Have you ever asked yourself, how long? How long until God saves my spouse? How long until my health improves? How long until God gives me a job? How long until I meet the perfect partner? How long until the home pregnancy test reveals…

When God Sleeps (Psalm 7)

One of the most comforting biblical truths for Christians is that the God of the Bible neither slumbers nor sleeps (Psalm 121:3–4). We chuckle when we read Elijah mockingly suggesting to the prophets of Baal that their god might have fallen asleep and need…

With God Daily (Psalm 6)

Some time ago, I stumbled across some of prosperity gospel preacher Kenneth Copeland’s writing on the Internet in which he recalled a time when he was “in desperation … squalling out to God about something.” He wrote that God does not hear the prayers…

Divine Laughter (Psalm 2)

The magnitude of a problem often depends on one’s perspective. That’s why a problem that seems insurmountable to one person can seem laughable to another. Perhaps you know what I’m talking about. Imagine that your first grader has progressed from addition to subtraction and…

I’d be less

I recently read the autobiography of Andre Agassi, an American tennis player whose profession career spanned twenty years (1986–2006) and whose unorthodox apparel and attitude is widely credited with helping to revive the popularity of the sport by which he made his living. Agassi’s…