As one approach to studying Scripture, following is a list of 31 key psalms for use as a month-long or 31-week study. Psalm 1 Psalm 8 Psalm 15 Psalm 16 Psalm 19 Psalm 23 Psalm 25 Psalm 27 Psalm 29 Psalm 32 Psalm 33 Psalm 34 Psalm 37 Psalm 67 Psalm 73 Psalm 84 Psalm […]Read More
Teachings on select people, themes, books, and Scripture passages in the Old Testament.
Psalm 37 invites us to adopt a long-run perspective on life by embracing God’s purposes and ordering all of our affairs (e.g., family, work, leisure, finances, ministry) in light of them. There are four positive commands in this psalm that involve our relationship with the Lord: Trust Delight Commit Wait 1. TRUST in the Lord. […]Read More
Nineteenth-century philosopher Søren Kierkegaard wrote the following parable, which has been widely circulated. It alludes to the Song of Solomon (or Song of Songs), where King Solomon is shown disguising himself as a shepherd to win the heart of a Shulamite woman. The king was like no other king. Every statesman trembled before his power. […]Read More