THE GLORY OF GOD; Psalm 8

While he 8th Psalm is relatively brief, the words are pithy and deep; composed with the one great aim of magnifying the glory of Jehovah. The reach of the poem is great stretching from the eternal throne, the home of the triune God, to the perfection of the universe with its myriads of stars and galaxies,Continue reading “THE GLORY OF GOD; Psalm 8”

PSALM 3 – A GOOD NIGHT’S SLEEP

Psalm 3 A Good Night’s Sleep; How David Experienced Peace in the Storm Peace is an experience we know that we should have as Christians but sadly so often we fall short. It can be frustrating when we face a problem or encounter a situation and we simply do not have peace. We know weContinue reading “PSALM 3 – A GOOD NIGHT’S SLEEP”

PSALM 2 – KING OF KINGS

Psalm 2 King of Kings While the 1st Psalm presents Christ as the “Blessed Man” (or ‘the happy, peaceful man who is pure in all his ways’) the 2nd Psalm introduces our Saviour as the King. Old Testament scholars have conjectured that this was a song composed for the coronation of a Jewish King, perhapsContinue reading “PSALM 2 – KING OF KINGS”

PSALM 1 – THE BLESSED MAN

PSALM 1: THE BLESSED MAN From a devotional perspective, there is no book quite like the Psalms. Through praise and prayer the writer often captures the innermost feelings of the heart and soul. Although we have become more modern as a people, the thoughts and feelings of the human consciousness remain the same; teaching usContinue reading “PSALM 1 – THE BLESSED MAN”