Sermons from July 2014

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Psalm 59 – “Drowning Out the Dogs

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 Sermon “Crumbs”… Psalm “titles” Before the first verse of many psalms we find something like “Of David,” “for the choir director,” or, as in today’s text, a longer inscription connecting the poem to an incident in the life of the writer.  While some scholars think these titles were added much later to the original poems, […]

Psalm 93 – “An Invitation to Worship the King”

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SERMON CRUMBS Songs of the Lord’s kingship – There are two kinds of royal psalms in the Bible – songs about Davidic kings (2, 18, 20, 45, 72, 89, 101, 110, 132, 144) and songs about the divine King. Last week we looked at Psalm 72 and applied that prayer for Israel’s king to our […]

Psalm 72 – “America the Beautiful”

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There are two kinds of royal psalms in the Bible–songs about Davidic kings (2, 18, 20, 45, 72, 89, 101, 110, 132, 144) & songs about the divine King. Today’s Psalm text speaks of the human king; next Sunday we look at Psalms of the Lord’s Kingship.