Psalm 27: Fighting Fear with Truth

First Off…read Psalm 27! As I read this psalm I cannot help but picture fear. So many times, within the psalms, we get a picture of what the whole psalm is about simply by the first couple of lines…and in this text we are told that darkness and death are fearful…weakness in one’s life by oppression and harm from others: fearful. But how can one … Continue reading Psalm 27: Fighting Fear with Truth

Psalm 23: A Psalm of Peace

First Off…read Psalm 23! Is there any more timeless psalm out there than this one? This psalm is quoted at funerals, in times of trouble, as praises when people come THROUGH trouble! This is just a really really good psalm of peace and hope! For the psalmist there is this understanding that God is in control and is looking out for him – and that … Continue reading Psalm 23: A Psalm of Peace