Category Archives: Psalms

Psalms in an age of reason

The thoughts and the emotions of the modern world are led by reason.  We expect evidence for all things.  We base our lives on facts, not emotions.  We are constantly taught that our thoughts come first, then our emotions follow. In likewise manner, … Continue reading

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Psalm 146-150 : Praise is driven by who God is and what He has done

I can’t make myself praise.  No amount of spiritual discipline can increase my praise of God.  Praise will never result from my own efforts.  True praise only comes as a result of who God is and what He has done.

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Psalm 139: Is God Actively Involved In My Life?

Is God Actively Involved In My Life? This is the one question that separates.  Most people believe in some kind of Creator God.  The more difficult question is simple, “Is God Actively Involved In My Life?”  If God is not … Continue reading

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Psalm 131: Then and Now

  Then I was young, as I first noticed this Psalm.  I thought I knew so much and my dreams were all ahead of me.  The words of this Psalms quieted and calmed. Now, I am in the middle point … Continue reading

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Psalm 119: Words Drive Thoughts

Psalm 119 is a wonderful psalm, meant for one purpose only.  That one purpose is regular meditation.  Its 22 stanzas, each of 8 verses, each start with a letter of the Hebrew alphabet.  Within each 8 verse stanza, every sentence … Continue reading

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Psalm 104 : In the Beginning, God is Good

Before God was just, Before God was loving, Before God was sovereign, God was good.  At creation, all that He created was good.  All that he provided was good. Then sin entered into the world, and we also needed a … Continue reading

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Psalms 96-98 : Creation Is Ready!

Creation is angry!  Sin has destroyed not only man, but all of creation.  The effects of sin have spread throughout all creation.  The seas, the skies, the earth all cry out for the day that they will be relieved of … Continue reading

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