C. S. Lewis | a word about praising

Know that the LORD, he is God! It is he who made us, and we are his; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture. Psalm 100:3 Following the commands to praise the LORD, we now receive our reason for praising Him: He is God! What a magnificent statement! We should praise God …

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A Psalm for Giving Thanks (Psalm 100)

Psalms Study Guide (Week 6) SUGGESTED VERSES FOR MEMORIZATION & MEDITATION Serve the LORD with gladness! Come into his presence with singing! (Psalm 100:2) For the LORD is good; his steadfast love endures forever, and his faithfulness to all generations.  (Psalm 100:5) Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in …

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A Prayerful Longing for God (Psalm 84)

Psalms Study Guide (Week 5) SUGGESTED VERSES FOR MEMORIZATION & MEDITATION My soul longs, yes, faints for the courts of the LORD; my heart and flesh sing for joy to the living God. (Psalm 84:2) For a day in your courts is better than a thousand elsewhere. I would rather be a doorkeeper in the …

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The Heart of Repentance (Psalm 51)

Psalm Study Guide (Week 4) SUGGESTED VERSES FOR MEMORIZATION & MEDITATION Have mercy on me, O God, according to your steadfast love; according to your abundant mercy blot out my transgressions. (Psalm 51:1) Restore to me the joy of your salvation, and uphold me with a willing spirit. (Psalm 51:12) The sacrifices of God are …

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The Heavens Declare the Glory of God

Here is a section of my study notes from my sermon on Psalm 19, 2 Reasons for Worship. I pray they are helpful. “The heavens declare the glory of God, and the sky above proclaims his handiwork. Day to day pours out speech, and night to night reveals knowledge. There is no speech, nor are there words, …

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The LORD Is My Shepherd (Psalm 23)

Psalms Study Guide (Week 3) SUGGESTED VERSES FOR MEMORIZATION & MEDITATION The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. (Psalm 23:1) Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life, and I shall dwell in the house of the LORD forever. (Psalm 19:6) I am the good shepherd. The good …

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2 Reasons for Worship (Psalm 19)

Psalms Study Guide (Week 2) SUGGESTED VERSES FOR MEMORIZATION & MEDITATION The heavens declare the glory of God, and the sky above proclaims his handiwork. (Psalm 19:1) The law of the LORD is perfect, reviving the soul; the testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple. (Psalm 19:7) Let the words of my …

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