Scripture Lesson: Psalm 32:7
On this date in 1878, after designing a device for his own protection
in 1876, Harvard catcher Frederick Thayer patented the catcher’s mask. The Ivy
League team captain, who would never play in a major league game, used an oblong
wire frame that supported a series of strategically placed pads made from
In today’s Scripture passage, David testified to his belief that
God is our hiding place and a help in times of trouble. That was very important
for David, because this may have been written when King Saul was hunting him
down and trying to kill David. David’s tremendous popularity in Israel had made
Saul jealous to the point of wanting David dead. David believed that God would
protect him, keep him safe, and deliver him from Saul – all of which came true!
We can always rely upon God to be there for us in times of trouble. He will
provide the same care and deliverance He gave to David. Struggles will come in
our lives, but the one constant we can always rely upon is our Loving Heavenly
a time when God protected you.
we be assured of God’s presence in times of trouble?
God do this for us?
God will always be there for us in times of trouble, He is only a
Posted on Fri, February 12, 2016
by David Daly