Sermons on Psalms (Page 3)

“The Joy of Being Still”

Psalm 46 (ESV) God Is Our Fortress To the choirmaster. Of the Sons of Korah. According to Alamoth.[a A Song. 46 God is our refuge and strength,    a very present[b help in trouble.2 Therefore we will not fear though the earth gives way,    though the mountains be moved into the heart of the sea,3 though its waters roar and foam,    though the mountains tremble at its swelling. Selah 4 There is a river whose…

“Thirsty for God”

Psalm 42 (NKJV) BOOK TWO Psalms 42–72 Yearning for God in the Midst of Distresses To the Chief Musician. A Contemplation of the sons of Korah. 42 As the deer pants for the water brooks,So pants my soul for You, O God.2 My soul thirsts for God, for the living God.When shall I come and [cappear before God?3 My tears have…

“The Art of Community”

Psalm 133 (NKJV) Blessed Unity of the People of God A Song of Ascents. Of David. 133 Behold, how good and how pleasant it isFor brethren to dwell together in unity! 2 It is like the precious oil upon the head,Running down on the beard,The beard of Aaron,Running down on the edge of his garments.3 It is like the dew of Hermon,Descending upon…

“Blessing in the Face of Enemies”

Psalm 41 (NKJV) The Blessing and Suffering of the Godly To the Chief Musician. A Psalm of David. 41 Blessed is he who considers the poor;The Lord will deliver him in time of trouble.2 The Lord will preserve him and keep him alive,And he will be blessed on the earth;You will not deliver him to the will of his enemies.3 The Lord will strengthen him on his bed…

“The New Year as a Temple for Worship”

Psalm 24 (NKJV) The King of Glory and His Kingdom A Psalm of David. 24 The earth is the Lord’s, and all its fullness,The world and those who dwell therein.2 For He has founded it upon the seas,And established it upon the waters. 3 Who may ascend into the hill of the Lord?Or who may stand in His holy place?4 He who has clean hands and a pure…

“Joy to the World!”

Psalm 96 (NKJV) A Song of Praise to God Coming in Judgment 96 Oh, sing to the Lord a new song!Sing to the Lord, all the earth.2 Sing to the Lord, bless His name;Proclaim the good news of His salvation from day to day.3 Declare His glory among the [anations,His wonders among all peoples. 4 For the Lord is great and greatly to be praised;He is to be feared above all gods.5 For all…

“The Pursuit of Happiness”

Psalm 32 (NKJV) The Joy of Forgiveness A Psalm of David. A Contemplation. 32 Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, Whose sin is covered. 2 Blessed is the man to whom the Lord does not impute iniquity, And in whose spirit there is no deceit. 3 When I kept silent, my bones grew old Through my groaning all the day long. 4 For day and night Your hand was heavy upon me; My vitality was turned into…

“The Cure for Worry”

Psalm 37:1-20 (NKJV) The Heritage of the Righteous and the Calamity of the Wicked A Psalm of David. 37 Do not fret because of evildoers, Nor be envious of the workers of iniquity. 2 For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, And wither as the green herb. 3 Trust in the Lord, and do good; Dwell in the land, and…

“The Lord Delivers From All Fear”

Psalm 34 (NKJV) The Happiness of Those Who Trust in God A Psalm of David when he pretended madness before Abimelech, who drove him away, and he departed. 34 I will bless the Lord at all times; His praise shall continually be in my mouth. 2 My soul shall make its boast in the Lord; The humble shall hear of it and be glad. 3 Oh, magnify the Lord with me, And let…