Psalm 14 -The Folly of Denying God By Our Sin

The Psalmist has evidently been reflecting on the extreme wickedness of the human heart, in that men, for the purpose of prosecuting their evil ways without fear, would banish God himself from the universe [Note: ver. 1.], and, by impious derision, drive out all regard for piety from the world   View the state of […]

Posted on: July 27, 2017 - 10:00PM

Psalm 13 – The God Who Hears Even When He Seems Distant

It seemed as if God had forgotten David, had hidden Himself from him, and as if it would last forever. It always seems as if a time of intense trial lasts forever, doesn’t it? The hard thing about waiting is that you have to wait! Don’t you hate to wait? Waiting is especially hard if […]

Posted on: July 20, 2017 - 10:00PM

Psalm 12 – The Trustworthy Word of the Lord Brings Strength Amidst Worry

“You preachers are always talking about God hearing us when we pray, and God coming and helping us, and protecting us and judging the wicked. How in the world can you know that this is true? Anyone can say things like that.” That is a common question, and the answer is in our psalm. I […]

Posted on: July 13, 2017 - 10:00PM

Psalm 11 – The Lord Our Refuge

Have you ever felt like running away? “In the Lord I put my trust; how can you say to my soul, ‘Flee as a bird to your mountain’?” (v. 1). All of us have days when we feel like quitting. We throw up our hands and say, “That’s it. I’ve had it, and I’m leaving.” […]

Posted on: July 6, 2017 - 10:00PM