The humility of the psalmist manifests itself again in the last four verses of the sixteenth section of Psalm 119. For the third time in this section he calls himself God’s servant. This time emphatically he confesses, “I am Thy ..
It might seem as though the psalmist began the sixteenth section of Psalm 119 in a proud, boastful way. In verse 121 he begins: “I have done judgment and justice.” Is this not a boast of what he did? And ..
The child of God is safe. The wicked of the earth are not only in great danger, but shall most assuredly be punished everlastingly for their sins. Children of God sing that too in this versification: The froward Thou hast ..
A desire does not mean that one has the ability to do that which will fulfill it. One with a malignant tumor will want it removed; but he surely cannot do that himself. So the child of God, because of ..
There can be no thunder without lightning, and no rain-bow in the sky without sunlight. Similarly there can be no mercy for God to show us without a righteousness which He gave us in Christ. And both of these David ..
It might seem strange that in Psalm 103 David mentions all the benefits that God’s loving kindness and mercy bestow upon us, and then states in verse 13: “Like as a father pitieth his children, so the Lord pitieth them ..
Man has gone far into outer space and found ways to measure the distance from the earth to heavenly bodies that are far, far away. But man cannot tell us how far space extends beyond the farthest star that he ..