Tag Archives: Our sin and God’s Grace

Psalm 106: 1-3; 6; 13-18 ESV

    Praise the Lord! Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever! 2 Who can utter the mighty deeds of the Lord, or declare all his praise? 3 Blessed are they who observe justice, … Continue reading

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Our Supreme Anxiety?

Help us, O God of our salvation,      for the glory of your name; deliver us, and atone for our sins,      for your name’s sake! Why should the nations say,      “Where is their God?” Psalm 79:9-10 ESV   … Continue reading

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God’s Potent Potions?

You have made your people see hard things; you have given us wine to drink that made us stagger. Psalm 60:3 ESV ‘It’s not you, it’s me’, is a familiar line from an old television show of the 90’s (I … Continue reading

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Psalm 58

To the choirmaster: according to Do Not Destroy. A Miktam of David. Do you indeed decree what is right, you gods? Do you judge the children of man uprightly? No, in your hearts you devise wrongs; your hands deal out … Continue reading

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If God is for us?

Then my enemies will turn back  in the day when I call. This I know, that God is for me. Psalm 56:9 ESV Paul, writing to the Christians in Rome, reminded them of the love and grace and power of … Continue reading

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Praise in the Present Tense

Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel, from everlasting to everlasting! Amen and Amen. Psalm 41:13 ESV   Derek Kidner in his Tyndale Old Testament Commentary on the Psalms writes about the doxologies (like 41:13) that conclude each of … Continue reading

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Psalm 40

To the choirmaster. A Psalm of David. I waited patiently for the Lord; he inclined to me and heard my cry. He drew me up from the pit of destruction, out of the miry bog, and set my feet upon … Continue reading

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