You need to know God!

The story for the people!

Pastor Lamberson posted a video yesterday on the church website and YouTube channel, from Psalm 46:10-11, on the concept of knowing God. I’ll post the link below so you can listen. Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!” The LORD… Continue reading You need to know God!

Take delight in the Lord

While reading this morning from Psalm 37, I came on this note by Charles Spurgeon on verse 4. I think it’s worth sharing. “Take delight in the LORD, and he will give you your heart’s desires.” The worldly person says, “I thought religion was all self-denial; I never imagined that in loving God we could… Continue reading Take delight in the Lord

Jonah’s Psalm

Today’s sermon was from Jonah 2:1-10, Jonah’s prayer from the belly of the whale, or great fish. Here’s a song based on that same text. If you heard the sermon, this will serve as a good backdrop or reminder. If you didn’t hear it, the link to listen is below. Here’s the text from Jonah.… Continue reading Jonah’s Psalm

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The beauty of holding your tongue

In studying for today’s lesson on Psalm 73, I read this verse: If I had said, “I will speak thus,” I would have betrayed the generation of your children. The Psalmist was in the midst of a personal thought crisis, and really wanted to speak his piece. But he didn’t, at least not immediately. He… Continue reading The beauty of holding your tongue

Until I came into the sanctuary of God

“… this book brings us into the sanctuary, draws us off from converse with men, with the politicians, philosophers, or disputers of this world, and directs us into communion with God, by solacing and reposing our souls in him, lifting up and letting out our hearts towards him. Thus may we be in the mount… Continue reading Until I came into the sanctuary of God

Psalm 111 – praising God in the congregation

Praise the LORD! I will give thanks to the LORD with my whole heart, in the company of the upright, in the congregation. Great are the works of the LORD, studied by all who delight in them. Full of splendor and majesty is his work, and his righteousness endures forever. He has caused his wondrous… Continue reading Psalm 111 – praising God in the congregation

Are you breathing?

Then here’s a good reminder of what you should be doing.   Psalms 135-150 (Volume Two) by Hope College Worship (featuring Bruce Benedict)   If you’d prefer to read it, you can go here: Psalm 150 (ESV)  

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