Resources from Psalms

The Weaned Child

Psalm 131:2

The Believer Sinking in the Mire

MANY rivers, and especially the Nile, have on their banks deep deposits of black mud, and when any person seeks to leap on shore, if he should ignorantly or through misfortune spring upon this soft mud he would, unless speedily pulled out, be sucked under until he was utterly swallowed up and suffocated in the mire. Having no handhold or foot-hold, the more he laboured to extricate himself from the...

Psalm 69:14

Believing to See

I HAVE taken the whole verse for my text, but I am not sure that I shall keep to it. The words in it at which I catch are these, “Unless I had believed to see.” Most people see to believe, but in David’s case the process was reversed, and put into gospel order: he believed to see; and this is the key-note of our discourse. The prayer of my...

Psalm 27:13

To Souls in Agony

Psalm 116:3,4,8

Opening the Mouth

Psalm 81:10

The Overflowing Cup

Psalm 23:5

There Go the Ships

Psalm 104:26

A Sacred Solo

Psalm 28:7