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Psalms

The Tested Life

PSALM 11:4-5 – The Lord is in his holy temple; the Lord’s throne is in heaven; his eyes see, his eyelids test the children of man. The Lord tests the righteous, but his soul hates the wicked and the one who loves violence.”   THEME OF THE DAY: THE TESTED LIFE.   There are few, if any days, in the life of a…

The Spiritual Weapon of Praise

PSALM 150 – Praise the Lord! Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty heavens! 2 Praise him for his mighty deeds; praise him according to his excellent greatness! 3 Praise him with trumpet sound; praise him with lute and harp! 4 Praise him with tambourine and dance; praise him with strings and pipe! 5 Praise him with sounding cymbals;…

Contended Sheep

PSALM 13:1, 6 – The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.  Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life, and I shall dwell in the house of the Lord forever.”   THEME OF THE DAY. CONTENTED SHEEP.  There are many negatively pervasive attitudes defining our culture and seeking to infiltrate the lives of God’s people and…