Psalm Saturday| Living in Unity

Happy Saturday! I pray you’ve had a great week. For me, the last few weeks have been colored with several sightings of God at work through my interactions with other people. As Sweet T and I continue preparing for OCC’s National Collection Week, we’ve met a couple of new ministry partners and are excited about […]

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Psalm Saturday | Humbly Believe in God

What comes to your mind when you think about God? Our thoughts, motives, and actions reveal who we really are and speak volumes about our attitudes, beliefs, and values. A short, but powerful stanza amid the Song of Ascents, Psalm 131, David speaks about his humble dependence on the Lord as he exhorts Israel to […]

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Psalm Saturday | Our Merciful and Loving God

Compassion and mercy are recurring themes that come to mind as we continue to examine and explore the Psalms that form what is traditionally known as the “Great Hallel.” We maintain our focus on the “Songs of Ascent.” Sung and recited by Israelites on their pilgrimage to participate in annual festivals, the “Songs of Ascent” […]

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Psalm Saturday | Deliver Us From Evil

The book of Psalms is often referred to as the ancient Israelite’s hymn book. The songs of Psalms cover an array of emotions and experiences ranging from mourning to praise, from suffering to worship, from sadness to joy, and from doubt to assurance. As the pilgrims trekked up to Jerusalem, they reflected on the immeasurable […]

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