Sermons on Psalms (Page 5)

“God’s Word Contrasted to Man’s Word”

Psalm 12  (NKJV) Man’s Treachery and God’s Constancy To the Chief Musician. On an eight-stringed harp. A Psalm of David. 12 Help, Lord, for the godly man ceases! For the faithful disappear from among the sons of men. 2 They speak idly everyone with his neighbor; With flattering lips and a double heart they speak. 3 May the Lord cut off all flattering lips, And the tongue that speaks proud…

“Designed for Dignity”

Psalm 8 (ESV) How Majestic Is Your Name To the choirmaster: according to The Gittith. A Psalm of David. 8 O Lord, our Lord,     how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your glory above the heavens. 2     Out of the mouth of babies and infants, you have established strength because of your foes,     to still the enemy and the avenger.…

“The Conflict between the Rebellious and the Righteous”

Psalm 2 (NKJV) The Messiah’s Triumph and Kingdom 2 Why do the nations rage, And the people plot a vain thing? 2 The kings of the earth set themselves, And the rulers take counsel together, Against the Lord and against His Anointed, saying, 3 “Let us break Their bonds in pieces And cast away Their cords from us.” 4 He who sits in the heavens shall laugh; The Lord shall hold…

“Success and Failure”

Psalm 1 (NKJV) Psalms 1–41 The Way of the Righteous and the End of the Ungodly 1 Blessed is the man Who walks not in the counsel of the ungodly, Nor stands in the path of sinners, Nor sits in the seat of the scornful; 2 But his delight is in the law of the Lord, And in His law he meditates day and night. 3 He…

“Wrestling With God”

Psalm 119:137-176 (NKJV) צ TSADDE 137 Righteous are You, O Lord, And upright are Your judgments. 138 Your testimonies, which You have commanded, Are righteous and very faithful. 139 My zeal has consumed me, Because my enemies have forgotten Your words. 140 Your word is very pure; Therefore Your servant loves it. 141 I am small and despised, Yet I do not forget Your precepts. 142 Your righteousness is an everlasting righteousness, And Your law is truth. 143 Trouble and anguish have overtaken me,…

“The Active Word of God”

Psalm 119:89-136 (NKJV) ל LAMED 89 Forever, O Lord, Your word is settled in heaven. 90 Your faithfulness endures to all generations; You established the earth, and it abides. 91 They continue this day according to Your ordinances, For all are Your servants. 92 Unless Your law had been my delight, I would then have perished in my affliction. 93 I will never forget Your precepts, For by them You have given…

“Deep, Deep Love”

Psalm 119:41-88 (ESV) Waw 41 Let your steadfast love come to me, O Lord,     your salvation according to your promise; 42 then shall I have an answer for him who taunts me,     for I trust in your word. 43 And take not the word of truth utterly out of my mouth,     for my hope is in your rules. 44 I will keep your law continually,     forever…

“Life Giving Words”

Psalm 119:1-40 New King James Version (NKJV) Meditations on the Excellencies of the Word of God א ALEPH 119 Blessed are the undefiled in the way, Who walk in the law of the Lord! 2 Blessed are those who keep His testimonies, Who seek Him with the whole heart! 3 They also do no iniquity; They walk in His ways. 4 You have commanded us To keep Your precepts…