REFUSE DESPONDENCY V.5 Why are you cast down, O my soul?
and why are you disquieted in me?
REFLECT DESIRE hope you in God:
REHEARSE DELIGHTS for I shall yet praise him
RECALL DELIVERANCES for the help of his countenance.
RECOGNIZE DESPAIR V.6 O my God, my soul is cast down within me
HIGHS OF LIFE therefore will I remember thee from the land of
Jordan, and of the Hermonites, from the hill Mizar.
LOWS OF LIFE Deep calls unto deep at the noise of Your waterspouts
all Your waves and Your billows are gone over me.
CONSTANT OF LIFE v.8-9
GOD’S TENDER TOUCH V.8
SPECIAL LOVE Yet the LORD will command his loving
kindness in the daytime,
STEADY LYRICS and in the night his song shall be with me,
STRONG LONGING and my prayer unto the God of my life.
GOD’S RELIABLE RESOURCES V.9 I will say unto God my rock,
MISCALCULATIONS IN LIFE v.10
WHEN WE FEEL DISCARDED Why hast thou forgotten me?
WHEN WE FEEL DOMINATED why go I mourning because of
the oppression of the enemy?
WHEN WE FEEL DEGRADED V.10 As with a sword in my bones,
mine enemies reproach me;
WHEN WE FEEL DEFEAT while they say daily unto me
FROM MOCKERY Where is thy God?
FROM MOANING Why are you cast down, O my soul?
FROM MISERY and why are you disquieted within me?
MOTIVATIONS IN LIFE
BE EXPECTANT hope thou in God:
BE EXULTANT for I shall yet praise him,
BE EXPRESSIVE who is the health of my countenance,
BE ENCOURAGED and my God.