Psalm 85

Let me hear what God the Lord will speak, for he will speak peace to his people, to his saints; but let them not turn back to folly.  (Psalm 85:8)  Do you take time in quiet to listen to God? In our busy world full of distractions, it is easy...

Psalm 84

How lovely is your dwelling place, O Lord of hosts! My soul longs, yes, faints for the courts of the Lord; my heart and flesh sing for joy to the living God. (Psalm 84:1-2) Not being able to gather for worship during this COVID-19 pandemic affects all of us. We...

Psalm 83

O God, do not keep silence; do not hold your peace or be still, O God! (Psalm 83:1) “GOD, DO SOMETHING!” Have you ever cried out like this? Sickness has afflicted many, injustice abounds, things aren't fair, oppression persists. What should we do? Cry out to God. He hears, He...

Psalm 82

Give justice to the weak and the fatherless; maintain the right of the afflicted and the destitute. (Psalm 82:3)  God has overwhelming compassion for those who are weak and afflicted. We, His church, are called to care for the weak, fatherless, afflicted, and destitute. How do we do that? Not...

Psalm 81

In distress you called, and I delivered you; I answered you in the secret place of thunder; I tested you at the waters of Meribah. (Psalm 81:7)  God tested His people, the Israelites, at Meribah by withholding water from them (Exodus 17:4-7). During the COVID-19 pandemic, many of us feel...

Psalm 80

Restore us, O Lord God of hosts! Let your face shine, that we may be saved!   (Psalm 80:19)  This is the third time this phrase is mentioned in the Psalm. Restoration and salvation occur when God's face shines in our life. In Numbers 6:24-26, Moses gives this blessing to...

Psalm 79

Do not remember against us our former iniquities; let your compassion come speedily to meet us, for we are brought very low. (Psalm 79:8) Every day we sin and fall short of the glory of God, but have assurance from His promise that if we confess our sin He is...

Psalm 78

He established a testimony in Jacob and appointed a law in Israel, which he commanded our fathers to teach to their children, that the next generation might know them, the children yet unborn, and arise and tell them to their children, so that they should set their hope in God...

Psalm 77

You are the God who works wonders; you have made known your might among the peoples. (Psalm 77:14) Have you experienced the wonders of God? We can see the wonders of God as we read His Word and see His gospel plan unfold. We can see the wonders of God...

Psalm 76

In Judah God is known; his name is great in Israel. (Psalm 76:1) Today’s Psalm was written as a song of praise to the Lord. The Psalmist declares that God’s greatness is known and expresses some of the reasons why God has captured everyone’s attention. Do you take time each...