Psalm 26

[Given] to Dauid. Vindicate me, O Lord, because I walked in my guilelessness, and since I am hoping in the Lord, I will NOT grow weak. Prove me, O Lord, and try me; burn [with fire] my kidneys and my heart. Because your mercy is before my eyes, and I was pleased in your truth….

Psalm 25

A Psalm. Pertaining to Dauid. To you, O Lord, I lifted up my soul, O my God. In you I trust; may I not be put to shame, nor let my enemies laugh at me. Indeed, those who wait for you shall NOT be put to shame; let those who are foolishly lawless be shamed….

The Gardener

Once upon a time there was a plot of Land that had suffered the ravages of both Man and Nature: trash had been dumped for decades including barrels of toxic waste. Old tires languished in its slimy pond. Drought, flood and fire had decimated much of it, and brambles and weeds covered the rest. And…

Psalm 24

A Psalm. Pertaining to Dauid. On the first of the sabbaths. The Lord’s is the earth and its fullness, the inhabited world and all those who inhabit it; He himself founded it on seas and prepared it on rivers. Who shall ascend onto the mountain of the Lord? And who shall stand in his holy…