Tag: Psalm


Show Me, Guide Me, Remember Me

I love the Psalms. They are beautiful and sometimes gut-wrenching expressions of human emotion. They are not pretentious. They are not fake or canned. They are honest words from people who are striving to love God while struggling to walk upright in this world. They are words that I can relate to nearly every day. […]

The Word 5.13.12

Rejoice…for God is mighty to save. He rescues us from our sin and holds us up until the return of the King. Psalm 21 (ESV) 1 O Lord, in your strength the king rejoices, and in your salvation how greatly he exults! 2 You have given him his heart’s desire and have not withheld the request of his lips. Selah 3 For you meet […]

The Word 3.18.12

Psalm 19 (ESV) 1 The heavens declare the glory of God, and the sky above proclaims his handiwork. 2 Day to day pours out speech, and night to night reveals knowledge. 3 There is no speech, nor are there words, whose voice is not heard. 4 Their voice goes out through all the earth, and their words to the end of […]

The Word 11.6.11

Let the Lord be your salvation on this day and all others. Psalm 43 (ESV) 1 Vindicate me, O God, and defend my cause against an ungodly people, from the deceitful and unjust man deliver me! 2For you are the God in whom I take refuge; why have you rejected me? Why do I go about mourning because of the […]

The Word 10.16.11

May our hope rest in a God who teaches us his ways in order that we may walk in his ways. He gives us everything we need. Psalm 25 (ESV) 1To you, O LORD, I lift up my soul. 2O my God, in you I trust; let me not be put to shame; let not my enemies exult […]

The Word 10.9.11

Let this hymn bring you great comfort and confidence in the Lord’s care for his children. Psalm 23 (ESV) 1The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. 2He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters. 3He restores my soul. He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name’s sake. 4Even though I walk through the […]