Delighting in the Law of God
Jul 21, 1980
For some people the word "argument" only means "dispute" or "haggling" or "wrangling." But I want to use the word "argument" in its more positive sense of the giving of reasons and the drawing of inferences. I don't like haggling…
Don’t Eat the Bread of Anxious Toil
Jul 28, 1980
Wherever there are people whose hearts are not fretful or anxious or in a resentful frenzy, but instead have a tranquility of heart and a kind of peaceful abandon in which they take thought for other's concerns instead of being…
Go to God in Prayer
How Not to Be a Mule
Aug 4, 1980
Don’t be stubborn like a mule, but run headlong to God in prayer while he may be found.
In the Pits with a King
Aug 18, 1980
We're made of the same stuff as the saints of old, and they help guide us so that we persevere to the end.
How to Argue with God
Aug 25, 1980
Don't let your sinfulness hinder your prayers. Run into the arms of God and fill his ear with arguments that aim for His honor.
Restful Words for Labor Day
Sep 1, 1980
It seems that with this passage of Scripture, more than any other, to recite it is also to experience its reality. The psalm itself is green pasture, the psalm itself is still water, the psalm itself restores my soul.
The Shepherd, the Host, and the Highway Patrol
Sep 8, 1980
God pursues us with goodness and mercy in both joy and trials — all for his name’s sake.