Category Archives: Psalms

October 7 – Attributes of God – Wrath

Read Psalm 7:11 and Romans 9:14-24 Wrath. Oxford defines it as “extreme anger”. Inside and outside the church, it can be a stumbling block to rightly understanding God’s perfect character.  When talking to people about God’s wrath, judgment, punishment, even … Continue reading

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June 29 – United – Psalm 139

Read Genesis 1:26-27; Psalm 139:13-16 We’ve all sung the song.  And if you’re a parent or a kids ministry worker, you may have even taught it. “Jesus loves the little children All the children of the world Red and yellow … Continue reading

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June 25 – Father’s Day 2020 – Psalm 103

Read Psalm 103:1-22 Compassionate…that is certainly an apt description of a good father. He gently and sensitively encourages and helps his children. If you have/had a father, who knows how to appropriately motivate you to aspire to more while lovingly … Continue reading

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June 1 – Praying Through the Psalms – Psalm 145

Read Psalm 145:1-21 Have you ever experienced something so great that you had to share all about it to everyone you see? It could be a favorite restaurant with the best burger you’ve ever eaten, a movie theater with the … Continue reading

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May 31 – Praying Through the Psalms – Psalm 90

Read Psalm 90:1-17 Do you ever catch yourself wandering down the road of worry and “what-if?” It’s easy to let ourselves slip into thinking so far ahead that we lose ourselves amidst the unknown. I remember being a small child … Continue reading

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May 30 – Praying Through the Psalms – Psalm 139

Read Psalm 139:1-24 “If I go up to the heavens, you are there; if I make my bed in the depths, you are there.” Psalm 139:8 Have you ever had an experience where you could have been killed? A close … Continue reading

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May 29 – Praying Through the Psalms – Psalm 127

Read Psalm 127:1-5 Reading this Psalm made me think of how many things that I have done or tried to do on my own without God’s help.  Webster defines vain as “having no real value, marked by futility or ineffectiveness.” … Continue reading

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May 28 – Praying Through the Psalms – Psalm 91

Read Psalm 91: 1-16 “Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most high will rest in the shadow of the almighty.” YES!  That is what we want… protection and rest. These first 2 verses remind me of a story from … Continue reading

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May 27 – Praying Through the Psalms – Psalm 73

Read Psalm 73:1-28 One of my family’s favorite pastimes is to watch the old comedy show starring Dick Van Dyke and Mary Tyler Moore. We actually own the complete series of the Dick Van Dyke Show and it’s not uncommon … Continue reading

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May 26 – Praying Through the Psalms – Psalm 57

Read Psalm 57:1-11 All of us experience fear, doubt and uncertainty. Then there are the heartbreaks and disappointments.  Sometimes we feel like we will never be able to escape them. Something goes awry with the family. There’s discouraging news from … Continue reading

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