Are We Missing Something Important About Prayer?

Why we need to add the element of lament into our prayer lives. Read More

The Shadow Side of Scripture

Why we need to make room for a theology of pain and disappointment. Read More

Why You Need to Care About the Drought

The growing water crisis belongs to each of us. And each of us needs to respond. Read More

Psalm 13 is a member of the frequently-occurring category of psalm - the lament. Though only six verses, it features all the things found in laments that make us uneasy. It is a no-holds-barred prayer in which the psalmist affixes blame for his dire situation with God. In two verses, the psalmist levels four straight questions at God, all starting the same way: “How long?” It is an emphatic, even impolite, series of questions. Read More