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Breaktime: Overcome

By Sabra Dyas | March 24, 2020 |

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…

Breaktime: Sustain

By Sabra Dyas | March 18, 2020 |

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.…

Breaktime: Ruthless People

By Sabra Dyas | March 17, 2020 |

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…

Breaktime: Save us, God

By Sabra Dyas | March 13, 2020 |

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…

Breaktime: Salvation

By Sabra Dyas | March 12, 2020 |

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…

Breaktime: The Who or What of Life

By Sabra Dyas | March 4, 2020 |

 The What or Who of Life 9 For what you have done I  will always praise you in the presence of your faithful people. And I will hope in your name,  for your name is good. Psalm 52:9 The Psalmist now determines how he is going to do life −He is going to praise. He is going…

Breaktime: The Lie of Success

By Sabra Dyas | March 3, 2020 |

The Lie of Success 6 The righteous will see and fear; they will laugh at you, saying,  “Here now is the man  who did not make God his stronghold but trusted in his great wealth and grew strong by destroying others!”  Psalm 52:6,7 Imagine the man whose trust is in his wealth on the last day. It…

Breaktime: Flourishing

By Sabra Dyas | March 3, 2020 |

Flourishing 8 But I am like an olive tree flourishing in the house of God; I trust in God’s unfailing love  for ever and ever. Psalm 53:8 Flourishing is not a word we throw around describing our life or what brings us fulfillment.  So how would you describe your experience? Is it flourishing? Does your life offer…

Breaktime: Stay in the Spirit

By Sabra Dyas | February 26, 2020 |

3 You love evil rather than good, falsehood rather than speaking the truth. Psalm 52:3 Loving evil begins deep in the heart. When a heart is bent on self, there isn’t anything the flesh won’t talk evil people into. When the ego is centered on self, the vices of evil get to speak, as the love of darkness lives…

Breaktime: Living with God

By Sabra Dyas | February 22, 2020 |

Living with God 19 Then you will delight in the sacrifices of the righteous, in burnt offerings offered whole; then bulls will be offered on your altar. Psalm 51:19 The Psalmist ends knowing, after coming before God in brokenness, that God is pleased. He understands God’s way of doing life brings great joy and blessing. David now understands…