Psalm 73 Then I Discerned Their End

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Is God fair? Should God’s people expect their lives to go better than other people’s lives. What do we make of it when we see the wicked prosper? We ask it again; is God fair? In Psalm 73 we get to listen in as Asaph describes his journey that brings him from saying, “It’s not fair,” to, “God is my …

Psalm 33 Praise Befits the Upright

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What is worship all about? Why do we worship? Can anyone offer worship to God? Psalm 33 answers these questions and equips us to find our joy in God alone. Psalm 33 33 Shout for joy in the Lord, O you righteous!     Praise befits the upright. 2 Give thanks to the Lord with the lyre;     make melody to him with the harp of ten strings! 3 Sing to him a …

Psalm 2 Take Refuge in the King

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In this sermon, Pastor Eric shows us how God’s plan to bring blessing to his people focuses on the rule of an anointed king. Psalm 2 Why do the nations rage     and the peoples plot in vain? 2 The kings of the earth set themselves,     and the rulers take counsel together,     against the Lord and against his Anointed, saying, 3 “Let us burst their bonds apart     and …

Psalm 1 How to Be Happy Forever

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In this first sermon of the Planted series in the book of Psalms, Pastor Eric shows us how God wants us to be eternally happy and eternally holy.   Psalm 1 1 Blessed is the man     who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners,     nor sits in the seat of scoffers; 2 but his delight is in the law of the Lord, …