Tag: Psalm 119

Jul 2017
Don't Know What You've Got...

And don’t it always seem to go that you don’t know what you’ve got till its gone They paved paradise and put up a parking lot. -from Joni Mitchell song “Big Yellow Taxi”   Have you heard that phrase before:  “You don’t know what you’ve got till its gone?”  I have experienced this a little differently in my life–most memorably in college.  I grew up and spent the first 21 years of my life just outside the Roanoke Valley.  Resting in the valley, this area is surrounded by the glorious Blue Ridge......

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Feb 2017
Hope from Hood - Week of Feb 6, 2017

From Aleph to Tav In Revelation, we hear the voice of God repeat “I am the Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end.” Alpha is the first letter of the Greek alphabet and Omega is the last letter of the Greek alphabet. The image of God as Alpha and Omega is an image of completeness.  With God things are made complete.  This is an important image and theme throughout the Scriptures or Old and New, especially in the book of The Psalms. One of the poetic structures used in some of......

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