Sunday, June 25, 2016

Posted on Jun 22 2017
PSALM 23=A PSALM OF TRUST Bible Background: Psalm 23 (like Psalm 4, 11, 27, 46, 131) is a “psalm of trust”. The situation of the psalmist may be dire, and yet the person affirms their trust in the Lord. Psalm 23 is a favorite psalm for many people. If you know the stories of King
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Sunday, June 18, 2017

Posted on Jun 15 2017
PSALM 13 = HOW LONG, O LORD? Bible Background: The most common type of Psalm is the psalm of lament or complaint. There are two types: Personal lament, and Community lament. Psalm 13 is a textbook example of a personal lament. Notice the parts: v. 1-2 The Complaint, v. 3-4 The Request, v. 5-6
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Sunday, June 11, 2017

Posted on Jun 08 2017
PSALM 100 Some background on the Psalms: The book of Psalms is really a collection of books (5 groupings). These Hebrew poems/songs were the song book and prayer book for Israel. Many authors wrote these psalms over the span of around 1000 BC to 400 BC. Basically there are 5 types of Psalms:
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Sunday, June 4, 2017

Posted on Jun 01 2017
PENTECOST! Bible Background: Acts 2 tells the story of how a Jewish harvest festival provided the setting for the Holy Spirit to appear in force. (Pentecost=50th. This festival took place 50 days after Passover, which happens to be just about 50 days since the resurrection of Jesus!) The
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