Psummer of Psalms II – 120

Psummer of Psalms II – 120

Psalm 120:1-7 A Song of Ascents. 1 In my distress I cry to the Lord, that he may answer me: 2 “Deliver me, O Lord, from lying lips, from a deceitful tongue.” 3 What shall be given to you? And what more shall be done to you, you deceitful tongue? 4 A warrior’s sharp...
Psummer of Psalms – The Longest Psalm

Psummer of Psalms – The Longest Psalm

Dr. Cleophus J. Larue is the Francis Landey Patton professor of Homiletics at Princeton Seminary, and has been described as one of America’s most distinguished preachers. When I was at seminary, I had the privilege of being a student in his “Introduction...
Jonah – From the Belly of the Whale

Jonah – From the Belly of the Whale

Jonah 2:1-10 1 From the belly of the fish he (Jonah) prayed to Yahweh, his God; and he said: 2 Out of my distress I called upon Yahweh, And he answered me; from the belly of Sheol I cried. You heard my voice. 3 You cast me into the abyss, into the heart of the sea,...
Wisdom in the Book of Job

Wisdom in the Book of Job

Today is our final sermon on virtues in the Book of Job. We’ve talked about Love, Beauty, and Truth, but today we talk about wisdom. I have to confess, I feel just a little bit unqualified on this subject. Most of the times in my life when I have been called...