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Posts by Sabra Dyas

Breaktime: Invisible Reality

Invisible Reality I would hurry to my place of shelter, far from the tempest and storm.” Psalm 55:8 For most of us, we all hope to be in a different situation than we are currently. But we are all in this together; no one is exempt from this invisible force which preys on us for…

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Breaktime: Overwhelmed with Fear

Overwhelmed with Fear 5 Fear and trembling have beset me; horror has overwhelmed me. Psalm 55:5 Here David is before God and admitting He is overwhelmed. He isn’t putting a smile on his face and saying everything is okay−but quite the opposite. David is filled with fear to the point of trembling and being overwhelmed. However, He didn’t…

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Breaktime: Anger Management

Anger Management 2     hear me and answer me. My thoughts trouble me and I am distraught because of what my enemy is saying,  because of the threats of the wicked; for they bring down suffering on me and assail me in their anger. Psalm 55:2 David now admits he is suffering from the threats of his anger, and…

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Breaktime: Desperate

Desperate  Listen to my prayer, O God, do not ignore my plea; Psalm 55:1  I just love David’s vulnerability before God. He knew his heart needed help, and he realized his support was found only in God. You can almost hear the desperate tone of David pleading with God to listen− don’t ignore me. David’s…

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Breaktime: Overcome

Overcome 7 You have delivered me from all my troubles, and my eyes have looked in triumph on my foes. Psalm 54:7 David escapes another trial in his life, and his heart is content, knowing God has taken care of his enemies. His heart stayed clear of malice and hatred toward those who pursued him, for he…

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Breaktime: Sustain

Sustain 4 Surely God is my help; the Lord is the one who sustains me. Psalm 54:4 David had a firm grip on who was the source of his help and where to go with all of life’s issues. He knew the answer could be found in seeking God because this is where David found sustainment.…

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Breaktime: Ruthless People

Ruthless People 3 Arrogant foes are attacking me; ruthless people are trying to kill me—    people without regard for God. Psalm 54:3 Now we find out why the Psalmist is crying out to God in the previous verse. His life is under attack, and he is feeling threatened. People who have no regard for God are coming up…

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Breaktime: Save us, God

Save Me, God 1 Save me, O God, by your name; vindicate me by your might. Psalm 54:1 There is no other excellent name in heaven or on earth than the name of God. When we call on His name, He hears us when we call. He bends His ear to listen to the cries of…

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Breaktime: Salvation

6 Oh, that salvation for Israel would come out of Zion!  When God restores his people, let Jacob rejoice, and Israel be glad! Psalm 53:6 What a glorious day, when salvation enters the heart of unbelievers. How amazing when the clutches of the enemy are released, and grace awakens the soul. 4 But because of his great…

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