Tag Archives: God’s Goodness

Psalm 85

To the choirmaster. A Psalm of the Sons of Korah. Lord, you were favorable to your land; you restored the fortunes of Jacob. You forgave the iniquity of your people; you covered all their sin. Selah You withdrew all your … Continue reading

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Love my enemies? How?

O God, do not keep silence; do not hold your peace or be still, O God! For behold, your enemies make an uproar; Psalm 83:1-2a ESV When God’s enemies (ours too) roar at us we are inclined to roar back, … Continue reading

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God’s School of Rock?

“But my people did not listen to my voice;      Israel would not submit to me. So I gave them over to their stubborn hearts,      to follow their own counsels. Oh, that my people would listen to me,      … Continue reading

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Psalm 81

To the choirmaster: according to The Gittith. Of Asaph. Sing aloud to God our strength; shout for joy to the God of Jacob! Raise a song; sound the tambourine, the sweet lyre with the harp. Blow the trumpet at the … Continue reading

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Psalm 80

To the choirmaster: according to Lilies. A Testimony. Of Asaph, a Psalm. Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel, you who lead Joseph like a flock. You who are enthroned upon the cherubim, shine forth.   Before Ephraim and Benjamin and … Continue reading

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Psalm 79

A Psalm of Asaph. O God, the nations have come into your inheritance; they have defiled your holy temple; they have laid Jerusalem in ruins. They have given the bodies of your servants to the birds of the heavens for … Continue reading

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Hope + Memory = Obedience

He established a testimony in Jacob      and appointed a law in Israel, which he commanded our fathers      to teach to their children, that the next generation might know them,      the children yet unborn, and arise and tell … Continue reading

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