Near the Altar

“Even the sparrow has found a home, and the swallow a nest for herself, where she may have her young—a place near your altar, Lord Almighty, my King and my God.” Psalm 84:3 I memorized Psalm 84 years ago. Verse 3 caught my attention today. The phrase “near Your altar” jumped out at me and […]

Love Rekindled by John 3:16

For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life. John 3:16 NKJV Has this often-quoted verse lost its impact? This is frequently one of the first Bible verses we memorize, we see it embroidered on pillows, and emblazoned on […]


David praised the Lord in the presence of the whole assembly, saying, “Praise be to you, Lord, the God of our father Israel, from everlasting to everlasting. Yours, Lord, is the greatness and the power and the glory and the majesty and the splendor, for everything in heaven and earth are yours. Yours, Lord, is […]