Category: Psalms

Learning Psalm 131

Psalm 131 is “one of the shortest psalms to read but one of the longest psalms to learn”. It’s a lone prayer – a private prayer to God which expresses trust and a childlike dependence on God.

Learning Psalm 1

Psalm 1 – the very first of 150 psalms in the bible – can be said to be a summary of all the other psalms – so all the other psalms can act as...

Finding spirituality in the psalms

This month we look at spirituality as expressed in some of the psalms. We examine psalms that deal at a deeper level with the relationship between the individual believer and God. “Some psalms give...

Strength from Psalm 77

There are times when life is so hard, when those who are against us appear to be so powerful that we fall into a state of utter despair. We feel our earthly bosses or...

Power from the Psalms

In my previous column we discussed the importance of complete dependence on God in the practice of leadership; and we saw how some psalms help us to understand this. In this column we explore...