Sermons on Psalms

Sermons on Psalms

Psalms_MTRT

Psalm 51

51 Have mercy on me,O God,     according to your steadfast love; according to your abundant mercy     blot out my transgressions. 2 Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity,     and cleanse me from my sin! 3 For I know my transgressions,     and my sin is ever before me. 4 Against you, you only, have I sinned     and done what is evil in your sight, so that you may be justified in your words     and blameless in your judgment. 5 Behold, I was brought forth in iniquity,     and…
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Psalm 1

Blessed is the man     who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners,     nor sits in the seat of scoffers; 2 but his delight is in the law of the Lord,     and on his law he meditates day and night. 3 He is like a tree     planted by streams of water that yields its fruit in its season,     and its leaf does not wither. In all that he does, he prospers. 4 The wicked are not…

The Baggage of Guilt

At some point in time, all of us have done something wrong that negatively affected our relationship with others as well as our relationship with God. And sometimes it can be very hard for us to forgive ourselves of these mistakes. When we fail to forgive ourselves, we tend to convert our guilt into baggage. This week, as we continue our study of baggage, we focus on the baggage of guilt in an attempt to not only identify it, but…

The God Who Sees Our Sin

In Matthew 6 Jesus instructed His audience to eliminate showmanship from their giving, prayers, and fasting then told them to give “in secret,” pray “in secret,” and fast “in secret” so that “you Father who sees in secret will…reward you openly” (6:4, 6, 18). From Jesus’ instructions not only do we learn about the importance of humility but we also learn about the omniscience of God. This is an important characteristic of God for us to acknowledge because we often…