My God, my God, why have you abandoned me? Why are you so far from my deliverance and from my words of groaning? (Psalm 22:1 CSB)
If these words sound familiar to you, it may be because Jesus said these … Read the rest
Lord, the king finds joy in your strength. How greatly he rejoices in your victory! (Psalm 21:1 CSB)
In Psalm 21, King David gives thanks for the many blessings he experienced while he served as Israel’s king — at the … Read the rest
Some take pride in chariots, and others in horses, but we take pride in the name of the Lord our God. They collapse and fall, but we rise and stand firm (Psalm 20:7-8 CSB).
When trouble comes, where do you … Read the rest
The instruction of the Lord is perfect, renewing one’s life; the testimony of the Lord is trustworthy, making the inexperienced wise (Psalm 19:7 CSB).
Both God’s creation and His Word reveal His glory. One of the blessings of God’s Word … Read the rest
Lord, you light my lamp; my God illuminates my darkness. With you I can attack a barricade, and with my God I can leap over a wall (Psalm 18:28 & 29 CSB).
In Psalm 18, David celebrates that God has … Read the rest
Protect me as the pupil of your eye; hide me in the shadow of your wings (Psalm 17:8 CSB).
Israel’s King David writes this Psalm as he is surrounded by his enemies. Still, his commitment is to honor God but … Read the rest
The sorrows of those who take another god for themselves will multiply . . . You reveal the path of life to me; in your presence is abundant joy; at your right hand are eternal pleasures (Psalm 16:4a, 11 CSB). … Read the rest
Lord, who can dwell in your tent? Who shall live on your holy mountain? (Psalm 15:1 CSB)
The tabernacle was a tent-like structure that was crafted during the days of Moses where people gathered to worship God. Exodus 40:32 tells … Read the rest
The Lord looks down from heaven on the human race to see if there is one who is wise, one who seeks God (Psalm 14:2 CSB).
This verse pictures God seated in His heavenly throne room, scanning the earth and … Read the rest
How long, Lord? Will you forget me forever? How long will you hide your face from me? How long will I store up anxious concerns within me, agony in my mind every day? How long will my enemy dominate me? … Read the rest