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About bennythomas

I am a Dutch citizen. An architect by profession I am married and have six grandchildren. I am still keen on expressing myself and each day is new and an occasion where I might bring out from within something worthwhile.

Meditations on the Psalms:God sees in secret

“But thou, when thou prayest, enter into thy closet, and when thou hast shut thy door, pray to thy Father which is in secret; and thy Father which seeth in secret shall reward thee openly(Matt.6:6)”. We had hitherto meditated upon  … Continue reading

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Meditations:Psalm 18:17-50- “Rock of my salvation”

From the superscription of this Psalm we understand it is a song of deliverance. God delivered David from all his enemies especially from King Saul. In his victory he sings praise for every child of God whose victory shall similarly … Continue reading

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Meditations: Psalm 17:8-15; 18:1-16 “Horn of My Salvation”

Mercy and goodness are what keep every child of God so he no matter through what difficulties which is the portion of the godly, may say with the Psalmist,”my heart shall rejoice in thy salvation(Ps.13:5).”Habakkuk also speaks of this.”Although the … Continue reading

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Meditations: Psalms 17: “Apple of the Eye”

What does the eye of the Lord God represent? Samuel faults David for his foolishness. He says,”For the eyes of the LORD run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to shew himself strong in the behalf of them whose heart is perfect toward … Continue reading

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Meditations:Psalm 16- “The Man Inside”

In an earlier post we considered the Book of Psalms as the heart of the Bible, not withstanding the synoptic gospels. Of course without the Son who reconciled us to his Father our salvation would have been non-starter. Gospels give … Continue reading

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Meditations: Psalms 14-15- “Meditations of God”

Psalm 14. So far we have been considering what ‘communing with our heart’ would mean. It is a world in itself. So ‘with all our heart’ is in a manner of speaking sets us under the direct authority of the … Continue reading

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Meditations: Psalms 13-“Joy cometh in the morning:

The making a child of God is time consuming. Predestination explains it. “For whom he (God) did foreknow, he also did predestinate to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren(Ro.8:29)” … Continue reading

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