Daily Bible Reading: Psalms 17 – 18
Verse of the Day: Psalm 18:49 – “Therefore I will give thanks unto thee, O Jehovah, among the nations, And will sing praises unto thy name.”
Just as songs today are written for various reasons and purposes, the Psalms were also written for a variety of reasons and uses. Some appear to be for private devotional use. Other Psalms give the impression that they for public worship times.
What makes these Psalms so vital is that no matter what the subject is in our worship, we can find a Psalm that corresponds to both the situation and our emotions.
Today, review the 28 Psalms we have read so far. What different emotions are already expressed? Have any spoken to you in your situations?
Prayer: God of all emotions, thank You that you work through (and often in spite of) our emotions. You created them, You can use them. Amen.