Treasures from the Secret Place – Introduction Peering down at my little brother, I giggled inwardly. “He can’t see me, but I can see him. Hopefully, he’ll give up and go back home so I can read my book.” Leaning against a fat branch of the walnut tree and steadying my legs on either side … Continue reading Are You Ready for a Treasure Hunt?
"Treasures from the Secret Place" Chapter 1 “He who dwells…” Psalm 91:1a Do you ever feel in life, that you are a square peg trying to fit in a round hole? Your feelings, responses, beliefs, personality, core values never find a perfect counterpart? This has been my experience in the past, and this feeling grows … Continue reading 1-This World Is Not My Home
"Treasures from the Secret Place" Chapter 2 He who dwells in the Secret Place...Psalm 91:1a A Secret place…hidden, concealed, private, safe. These words come to mind when I consider a Secret Place. As I pointed out in the introduction, the old walnut tree on the corner of our block was one of my favorite secret … Continue reading 2-Hidden in Plain Sight…The Secret Place
"Treasures from the Secret Place" Chapter 3 "He who dwells in the secret place of the Most High..." Psalm 91:1 “I’m gonna tell my Daddy!” How those words used to throw up a huge stop sign to those who harassed me as a little girl. The neighbor children knew who my Daddy was and how … Continue reading 3-There IS Power in His Name…The Most High
"Treasures from the Secret Place" Chapter 4 “He who dwells in the secret place of the Most High, shall abide…” Psalm 91:1b When I hear the word Abide, I remember a hymn we used to sing in church when I was a child..a very long time ago: “Abide with me; fast falls the eventide; The … Continue reading 4-Are You Hiding or Abiding?
"Treasures from the Secret Place" Chapter 5 Shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty Psalm 91:1b Abide under a shadow? You've got to be kidding. Shadows aren't safe, are they? Yet David says that those who dwell in the secret place, abide under a Shadow. Let’s see why David thinks this Shadow is a … Continue reading 5-Under the Shadow of the Almighty
"Treasures from the Secret Place" Summary of Verse 1 “He who dwells in the secret place of the Most High, shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.” Psalm 91:1 We've been uncovering some wonderful treasures in this first verse. Let's stop and look at what we have so far. To DWELL is to move … Continue reading *Treasures from Psalm 91:1