Forsaken

By Renee Meyer Today we will look at a Messianic Psalm. This type of psalm works on two levels. It was true of David in his day and also highlights David’s similarities with the promised Messiah (Jesus.) Take a moment and read through Psalm 22. 1 My God, my God, why have You forsaken me? Far from my …

Yahweh, My Strength

By Renee Meyer Today we will look at Thanksgiving Psalms, more specifically, those psalms written by an individual as a personal offering of thanks. A thanksgiving psalm is different from a praise psalm because there is a specific danger the psalmist has faced and been delivered from. “The two components essential to the [individual thanksgiving] genre …

Psalm 18

We'll be taking a short break from our Psalms study this week since I'm caught up in graduation madness with my youngest. Those of you who are doing this study with us can prepare for next week's lesson by reading the Psalm below and answering the following: Think about a time when you were in danger …

Deeply Rooted

By Renee Meyer How would you define wisdom? The dictionary defines it as "the quality or state of being wise; knowledge of what is true or right coupled with just judgment as to action; sagacity, discernment, or insight." Today's Psalm, Psalm 1, is considered a “wisdom” Psalm, characterized by: Its contrast of the way of the wicked …