in the presence of God – 773

then Jesus went with them to a place called gethsemane, and he said to his disciples, “sit here, while i go over there and pray.” and taking with him peter and the two sons of zebedee, he began to be sorrowful and troubled. then he said to them, “my soul is very...

in the presence of God – 772

look on my affliction and deliver me, for i do not forget your law. plead my cause and redeem me; give me life according to your promise! [psalm 119:153-154]   when i am in a terrible state of affliction, the last thing i want to look at is a law book. yet the...

in the presence of God – 770

how long, o Lord? will you forget me forever?     how long will you hide your face from me? how long must i take counsel in my soul     and have sorrow in my heart all the day? how long shall my enemy be exalted over me? consider and answer me, o Lord my God;...

in the presence of God – 770

16 when the chief baker saw that the interpretation was favorable, he said to joseph, “i also had a dream: there were three cake baskets on my head, 17 and in the uppermost basket there were all sorts of baked food for pharaoh, but the birds were eating it out of the...

in the presence of God – 769

9 so the chief cupbearer told his dream to joseph and said to him, “in my dream there was a vine before me, 10 and on the vine there were three branches. as soon as it budded, its blossoms shot forth, and the clusters ripened into grapes. 11 pharaoh’s cup was in...