Psalm Saturday | In Awe and Wonder

In Psalm 114, the psalmist recalls the events surrounding the exodus and celebrates God’s sovereign watch over the Israelites, His covenant people. Like Psalm 113, the Israelites sang this psalm at Passover. The psalmist personifies the Red Sea, describing it as being able to see the Israelites coming and in response, fleeing from them by […]

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Psalm Saturday | Who is like our God?

This week, we turn our attention to a series of psalms within the book of Psalms known as the Hallel psalms. At its roots, the ancient Hebrew word Hallel is simply a command to praise. The trilogy of Hallel psalms breaks down to 1) the Egyptian Hallel, consisting of Psalms 113-118, 2) the Great Hallel, […]

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Psalm Saturday | Psalm 139 God Almighty

In arguably one of the most well-known psalms, David exalts the omniscience, omnipresence, and omnipotence of the Lord. In reading this psalm, we journey with David as he considers the influence God has on his life and the place the Lord has in his heart. Grasping that God knows all, is present everywhere, and is […]

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