Category Archives: Psalms

August 30: Pivoting Towards Faith and Rest

Read Psalm 95:1-11 As we wrap up this week’s focus on pivotal circumstances that catalyze increased faith, you need to remind ourselves that all of your circumstances have pivotal, even polarizing potential.  You have probably noticed that with others. Two … Continue reading

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August 6: Practical from A to Z

Read Psalm 119:89-120 Psalm 119 is a unique chapter of the Bible.  With 176 verses, it is the longest chapter.  But its author also wrote it “acrostically.”  In other words, the chapter is written in twenty-two, eight verse segments.  In … Continue reading

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July 18: Mount Zion

Read Psalm 48:1-14 It’s wedding season. You may be going to or are a part of planning one this summer if you haven’t already! On top of that, at Grace Church this week, we’ve been talking about the brutally honest … Continue reading

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June 5: The Discipline of Delayed Gratification

Read Psalm 37 The online encyclopedia Wikipedia defines delayed gratification as the ability to resist the temptation for an immediate reward and wait for a later reward. It states, Generally, delayed gratification is associated with resisting a smaller but more immediate reward in … Continue reading

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June 2: The Habit of Knowing God’s Word

Read Psalm 119:1-32 I recently read something suggesting that if I were to read one hour a day in any chosen field, it would make me an international expert on that subject. It got me thinking. What if my “chosen … Continue reading

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May 30: A Prayer for Today…And Tomorrow…And…

Read Psalm 19:1-14 Although there are many who question the existence of God, David points to two clear ways through which God has revealed Himself. God reveals Himself in general ways through creation (vv. 1-6).  Although the created world lacks … Continue reading

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May 23: Defining Characteristics of the “Righteous”

Read Psalm 1:1-6 “Righteous” and “wicked”…Those are powerful, perhaps even emotionally charged words.  Used incorrectly, they become prideful words of superiority and demeaning words of inferiority.  But the Bible uses those terms.  Used biblically, “righteous” describes the person who, by … Continue reading

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