Psalm 68

Father of the fatherless and protector of widows is God in his holy habitation. God settles the solitary in a home; he leads out the prisoners to prosperity, but the rebellious dwell in a parched land. (Psalm 68:5-6)  How great is our God! He not only seeks out those who...

Psalm 67

May God be gracious to us and bless us and make his face to shine upon us. (Psalm 67:1)  What an amazing morning prayer to start your day. God's grace and favor in Christ is our greatest blessing and we need to remember that by asking for it daily. Whatever...

Psalm 66

For you, O God, have tested us; you have tried us as silver is tried. You brought us into the net; you laid a crushing burden on our backs; you let men ride over our heads; we went through fire and through water; yet you have brought us out to...

Psalm 65

By awesome deeds you answer us with righteousness, O God of our salvation, the hope of all the ends of the earth and of the farthest seas; so that those who dwell at the ends of the earth are in awe at your signs. You make the going out of...

Psalm 64

Then all mankind fears; they tell what God has brought about and ponder what he has done. Let the righteous one rejoice in the Lord and take refuge in him! Let all the upright in heart exult! (Psalm 64:9-10) Fear can be a powerful motivator. The Bible is full of...

Psalm 63

For you have been my help, and in the shadow of your wings I will sing for joy. (Psalm 63:7) I never used to understand the imagery of the shadow of God’s wings. Shadows are often pictures of dread and darkness. Yet, light causes shadows. God is light, and ultimately,...

Psalm 62

For God alone, O my soul, wait in silence, for my hope is from him. (Psalm 62:5)  Waiting is never easy. Our world today is increasingly working to appease our innate impatience. Food, TV, and delivery of anything imaginable are not only convenient, but expected. The hope of God, though,...

Psalm 61

So will I ever sing praises to your name, as I perform my vows day after day. (Psalm 61:8) God is worthy of eternal praise because of who He is and what He has done. Believers live in a covenant relationship with a faithful God who always keeps His promises....

Psalm 60

Oh, grant us help against the foe, for vain is the salvation of man! With God we shall do valiantly; it is he who will tread down our foes. (Psalm 60:11-12) Humans are stubborn creatures. When we face problems, we often look for solutions within ourselves, and our culture is...

Psalm 59

But I will sing of your strength; I will sing aloud of your steadfast love in the morning. For you have been to me a fortress and a refuge in the day of my distress. (Psalm 59:16)  David wrote this Psalm even as men were outside his house waiting to kill him. Even...