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About davidtarbet1

Minister of Evangelism, Church of Christ, New Milford, Connecticut nmchurchofchrist.org Editor: Christ for Today christfortoday.org Director, The White Rock Fund, Dallas, Texas whiterockfund.org

PSALM 69

PRAYERS OF A MATURE PERSON Recently my wife, Paula, and I drove along one of Connecticut’s little known roads when suddenly we came upon the Dewey Granby Oak. Actually, we had already passed it when we realized we should turn … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Peter 1:13, Confess Sins Every Day, David's Prayer for Justice, God's Salvation, Good Example, Hindered Prayerll, John 2:16-17, Love God's Church, Matthew 6:33, Praise God, Prayer for Enemies, Prayer of Mature People, Prayer: What To Pray About, Romans 1:20, Spiritually Mature, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

PSALM 68

BLESSED BE GOD “Awesome is God from His sanctuary; . . . He is the one who gives power and strength to His people. Blessed be God!” (Psalm 68:35). Please read Psalm 68. Underline its key words; circle the verse … Continue reading

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PSALM 55

BETRAYED BY A FRIEND? Please read Psalm 55, underline words that are important to you, then consider these reflections on the psalm. Betrayal is hurtful. “The worst pain in the world goes beyond the physical. Even further beyond any other … Continue reading

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PSALM 46

BLESSED CITY OF GOD “There is a river whose streams make glad the city of God, the holy habitation of the Most High. God is in the midst of her; she shall not be moved; God will help her when … Continue reading

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PSALM 39

WHEN GOD’S DISCIPLINE SEEMS UNFAIR The 39th Psalm is one of the most difficult to examine and discuss. With humility I will attempt to share its timeless lessons. There are only 13 verses. Please read this Psalm, underline words that … Continue reading

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PSALM 37

THIS, TOO, SHALL PASS Read Psalm 37, underline the words and phrases you want to remember and consider these reflections: Legend has it that an Eastern monarch once charged his wise men to invent a sentence, to be ever in … Continue reading

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PSALM 34

“THIS POOR MAN CRIED AND THE LORD HEARD HIM” Please read all verses of Psalm 34, then consider these reflections. The words of this Psalm were appropriate for any number of high-risk encounters David experienced as he was challenged and … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Peter 3:10-12, 1 Samuel 21:10-15, English Standard Version, Eyes of the Lord, Magnify the Lord, Poor man, Prayer, Providence, Psalm 34, Psalm 34:6 | 2 Comments