A Young Man’s Alphabet: B

A Young Man’s Alphabet: B

Being in a City:: I saw this young man on his way. We can call him Meiyan. He was, for all his reading, and for all his knowledge, roaming aimlessly through the city plazas and streets, finding no place to sit, no place to rest. This grand city was a product of many...
A Young Man’s Alphabet: A

A Young Man’s Alphabet: A

A Beginning:: He saw it written clearly there, among the words that he had seen so often swimming before him, and knew so well. Get up and go. This he had heard many times as well—spoken to the languishing and the failing, as well as the wealthy and adventurous. The...
A Young Man’s Alphabet: Coming Soon

A Young Man’s Alphabet: Coming Soon

Psalm 34 Psalm 34 is an acrostic poem, where each line of the Hebrew poem begins with a consecutive letter of the Hebrew aleph-bet. How I Lost My Shadow This psalm is many stories simultaneously. It is David’s story, and the story of his relationship to his...
44 Truths in Psalm 119

44 Truths in Psalm 119

ALEPH (Ox, Beginning, Power/Authority/Strength, 3-in-1 nature of the God-Man) The Lord has commanded diligence. His word is able to bless us and keep us from shame, even as we are wholly enraptured by it. BETH (Family, House of God) The Lord is blessed. His word...
Meditations on Psalm 119

Meditations on Psalm 119

Psalm 119 It has no title, but it is “The Longest Psalm.” Some attribute it to David, and Spurgeon calls it a “royal diary” written at various times through his long life. This psalm is 176 verses divided into 22 stanzas, each stanza beginning with a consecutive...
Tav: Seek Your Servant

Tav: Seek Your Servant

THAV   Let my complaint come before thee, O Lord: and give me understanding according to thy word. Let my supplication come before thee: and deliver me according unto thy word. My lips shall speak of thy praise when thou hast taught me thy statutes. My tongue...