THE KING’S HEART IS BEST WHEN IN GOD’S HANDS!
The Psalms are a collection of songs—God’s people’s hymnbook. They’re a smorgasbord of prayers and praises, the lofty and the common, holiness and humanity. The Psalms capture the intersection of the very high God who loves his very common people.
Psalm 1: The first psalm declares that God makes the righteous like well-watered trees. But dry and deserted are the wicked.
Psalm 2: The earth’s kings are trying to shake off the rule of the mighty God. God scoffs at them. There is a warning: Respect God and his anointed.
Psalm 3: David’s son Absalom is pursuing him, enemies are surrounding him, and he needs God to fight for and vindicate him.
Psalm 4: In the evening, the defamed David calls his accusers to be silent before God on their beds. Because God keeps David safe, he is able to…
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