Monthly Archives: March 2017

March 11, 2017: Day 70 – Psalm 70

A short psalm in the midst of the very long  psalms which surround it.  It is a psalm which is divided into two parts.  The first part, vs.1-3, is a cry for deliverance because the enemies have surrounded the author … Continue reading

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March 10, 2017: Day 69 – Psalm 69

This is a classic psalm of lament.  From beginning to near the end the Psalmist is calling out to the Lord because he is in over his head in trouble and imminent danger.  The transition takes place starting in vs. … Continue reading

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March 9, 2017: Day 68 – Psalm 68

This has to be the most difficult Psalm in the entire book of Psalms.  The approach of the author is one where God is lifted up as one who defends the people, but then takes that next step of bringing … Continue reading

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March 8, 2017: Day 67 – Psalm 67

So before you think too much about this Psalm I want you to read Numbers 6:22-27.  Do you see what is happening in this Psalm?  It is a time in the life of the psalmist that frankly things are going … Continue reading

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March 7, 2016: Day 66 – Psalm 66

“Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth.”  You have heard this before, and now you know from whence it came.   The glory and the majesty of the Lord are highlighted in this psalm.  But there are … Continue reading

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March 6, 2017: Day 65 – Psalm 65

This psalm is all about praise.  It is all about praise.   Think of the listing of attributes that are given to the Lord which allows the author to praise him.  God: answers prayer, forgives, answers us, is the hope, … Continue reading

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March 5, 2017: Day 64 – Psalm 64

When I was working my way through college throughout the summer I had my own apartment in Linwood, NJ and worked at Golf and Tennis World in Atlantic City.  I would periodically be given tickets to see boxing bouts at … Continue reading

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March 4, 2017: Day 63 – Psalm 63

We find in I Samuel 23 that David was pursued into the wilderness of Judah by Saul.  He begins the Psalm very appropriately.  He speaks about the parchness that he feels, he speaks of his inadequacies as if he were … Continue reading

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March 3, 2017: Day 62 – Psalm 62

I was absolutely captivated by the first two verses of this psalm.  I love the thought of my soul waiting in silence for God.  Waiting in silence for God…waiting…in silence…for God.  There is an interesting internal discussion that takes place … Continue reading

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March 2, 2017: Day 61 – Psalm 61

This is the song that comes to my mind when I read this psalm.  When I get to verse 2 where it states “lead me to the rock”, for some reason I substitute it with “lead me to the cross”. … Continue reading

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