Who among the sons of the mighty can be likened to the LORD? Fri, June 24, 2022. (Psalm 89:20, 2-29, 38-39, 49, and 52) Reflection O how often does it seem that the Word of the Lord has failed! The Psalmist gives us the formidable words of verse 48, What man can live and not see death? Of your faithfulness – even on the days I am unfaithful to you, you never leave, you are standing behind me with arms wide open. Bible Study Materials, App, and Community. There are several men named Ethan in the Hebrew Scriptures, but this man is mentioned specifically in 1 Kings 4:31 as someone who was famous for his wisdom – yet surpassed by Solomon’s greater wisdom. Psalm 89: Short Devotional Psalm 89 tells an interesting story of God’s promises to Israel concerning Messiah. Many have an application for the time it was written. God is faithful (vss. Fulfillment of the Davidic Covenant. ». I will sing of the LORD’s great love forever; with my mouth I will make your faithfulness known through all generations. 2 For I have said, Mercy shall be built up forever; Your faithfulness You shall establish in the very heavens. 3 I have made a covenant with My chosen, I have sworn to My servant David: 4 ˜Your seed I will establish forever, and build up your throne to all generations. Today’s portion of Psalm 89, verses 1-18, led me to write out my own list of things that I want to sing back to the Lord. Psalm 119:89-96 May 15, 2020. 5. Rejoice, verses 11-12. 16 They rejoice in your name all day long; they exult in your righteousness. The 89th Psalm begins quite the opposite of Psalm 88. 💕, Filed Under: Book 3, Celebrating Psalms Tagged With: Bible Study, Devotions, Psalms, 💌 Gain confidence & Find their true Identity in Christ, 💌 Learn how to cultivate a truly meaningful relationship with God, 💌 Bring back Joy & Peace into their life and motherhood, 💌 Finally, see yourself as God sees you & actually love yourself. When we read Psalm 89 with the understanding that the anointed one is also the Christ, the psalm takes on a whole new layer of meaning. Psalm 89 tells an interesting story of God’s promises to Israel concerning Messiah. I will sing of the LORD’s great love forever; with my mouth I will make your faithfulness known through all generations. Psalm 89:2, “For I said, “Steadfast love will be built up forever; in the heavens you will establish your faithfulness.”, Of the wonder of your hand – you created it ALL, big and small, your creation is beautiful and shouts your name. Psalm 89 states that God’s love “stands firm for-ever,” and God is mighty. He then recounts God's faithfulness to David because God made a covenant with David promising that He would establish David's throne forever. It is a good thing to declare the mercies of God and His faithfulness to us, but in doing so we must still remember that each of us will see death. Psalm 89 – The Incomparable God and His Covenant to David. Daily Nugget: Although many of the Psalms are prophetic, many can be applied to today’s Christian walks. He will judge the world in righteousness and the peoples with equity. 1-2). An Eternal Covenant with David Devotional Psalm 89:19–37 We are not waiting for Christ to sit on David’s throne, for He is reigning now in all His glory. The assigned verses are a portion of a much larger psalm that concludes book three of the psalter. In 2 Samuel 7, God promises that someone from King David’s family would be king forever. Robert Fudge 02/13/17 - Devotionals. Leave me a comment in the box below. To be faithful is not only to be loyal and constant, but to be true to one’s promises. 1-2). God Abhors Sin, verses 5-6. Today's Read the Bible devotional passages are from Deuteronomy 6, Psalm 89, Isaiah 34, and Revelation 4. In that psalm, the Holy Spirit has dictated a plain message. If we want tangible proof that God always keeps His promises, we need look no further than His promises to David regarding the work of Christ. 15 Blessed are those who have learned to acclaim you, who walk in the light of your presence, O LORD. The exalted expectations are then contrasted with the harsh realities of the Messiah’s life during his incarnation. Commentary on Psalm 89:1-4 (Read Psalm 89:1-4) Though our expectations may be disappointed, yet God's promises are established in the heavens, in his eternal counsels; they are out of the reach of opposers in hell and earth. Psalm 89 has much to remind Israel of what God has, and will do for Israel. Psalm 36:5 Your loving devotion, O LORD, reaches to the heavens, Your steadfastness to the clouds. These daily devotions are a way for us to start our day by focusing our hearts by seeking the Lord. They walk, O LORD, in the light of Your countenance. Psalms 89:1-4 NRSV. Text: Psalm 89 Theme: “Warning and Hope”. Psalm 103:17 But from everlasting to everlasting the loving devotion of the LORD extends to those who fear Him, and His righteousness to their children's children--Psalm 119:89 Your word, O LORD, is everlasting; it is firmly fixed in the heavens. He goes far beyond the reference to King David. But then Babylon defeats the nation of Israel, and King Nebuchadnezzar takes over. 16 They rejoice in your name all day long; they exult in your righteousness. Psalm 98:9 Parents … Ps 89:14-18. 15 Blessed are those who have learned to acclaim you, who walk in the light of your presence, O LORD. May 26, 2020 Psalm 26 Jenni Price. God typically speaks to His children in quiet thoughts through the Holy Spirit not in audible voices. Psalm 89:49–50: “LORD, where are Your former lovingkindnesses, / Which You swore to David in Your truth? July 29, 2020. 90 Thy faithfulness is unto all generations: thou hast established the earth, and it abideth. Comments Have your say about what you just read! We can get pretty busy in our lives and not think about God's great mercy; it's very easy, especially if we live a comfortable life, to take God for granted. Daily Devotion of Psalm 89. The only hope of being delivered from the power of the grave is through the Lord Jesus Christ. Can he deliver his life from the power of the grave? 91 They continue this day according to thine ordinances: for all are thy servants. Psalm 89:11, “The heavens are yours; the earth also is yours; the world and all that is in it, you have founded them.”, Of your eternal covenant – thank you for welcoming me into your family, I am a daughter of the KING! Daily Devotion of Psalm 89. 14 Righteousness and justice are the foundation of your throne; love and faithfulness go before you. Psalm 89:8, “O LORD God of hosts, who is mighty as you are, O LORD, with your faithfulness all around you?”Â, Of your grace and mercy – I am blessed beyond measure with only YOU to thank. Psalm 89:3-4, “You have said, “I have made a covenant with my chosen one; I have sworn to David my servant: ‘I will establish your offspring forever, and build your throne for all generations.”, Of your praises forever – I love to shout praise back to you, its fills my soul to sing to you. 48 What man can live and not see death? Blessed be the LORD forever! In so doing, he wisely instructs us that when we begin to doubt God’s presence, we should remember His past acts of … May 28, 2020 Psalm 118 Pastor Trevor Christmas. ... Psalm 89 Pastor David Reynolds. Share. Psalms 89:1-4. Psalm 89 has much to remind Israel o Many have an application for the time it was written. 15 Blessed are the people who know the joyful sound! Psalm 89 - A maskil of Ethan the Ezrahite. 89 For ever, O Lord, thy word is settled in heaven. Daily Nugget: Although many of the Psalms are prophetic, many can be applied to today's Christian walks. Perfection, verse 4. Ask for Me, verses 7-8. May 27, 2020 Psalm 27 Pastor Joe Hobbs. Our Creator has kept His covenant with David, raising Jesus from the dead as proof of His steadfast love to the Davidic line. They are established forever. Psalm 89 is here to help you, to calm you down, to bring you the Hope that God’s steadfast love and faithfulness in His Son shall never and will never pass. Before God we are nothing. Psalm 89 – The Incomparable God and His Covenant to David. Psalm 89:8 — God’s faithfulness can’t be turned on and off. Today's Read the Bible devotional passages are from Deuteronomy 6, Psalm 89, Isaiah 34, and Revelation 4. If you have a friend who needs to read this please share the post with them, or better yet invite them to join the Study Nook. Devotional. Verses 1 to 4 introduce two themes that will be further expanded in the psalm. Psalm 89: Short Devotional. The title of this psalm is A Contemplation of Ethan the Ezrahite. We pray these Psalms will bring you encouragement and peace. 7 God is greatly to be feared in the assembly of the saints, and to be held in reverence by all those around Him. Our entire faith is built on the hope of this, that God will fulfill the promises made to us. Daybreak: Psalm 89:1-52 “Nevertheless my lovingkindness will I not utterly take from him, nor suffer my faithfulness to fail. Psalm 89:5, “Let the heavens praise your wonders, O LORD, your faithfulness in the assembly of the holy ones!”, I pray today’s devotional blessed your heart and you learned something new about the Bible. / Remember, Lord, the reproach of Your servants— / How I bear in my bosom the reproach of all the many peoples,” October 1st, 2017 by Pastor Ed in devotional Daily Nugget: Although many of the Psalms are prophetic, many can be applied to today's Christian walks. Many have an application for the time it was written. Rebellion against God, verses 9-10. Robert Fudge 02/13/17 - Devotionals. 14 Righteousness and justice are the foundation of Your throne; mercy and truth go before Your face. The solemn covenant made with him in respect to the perpetuity of his throne. Often, these key psalms are either wisdom psalms that focus on teaching the ways of God and following God, or royal … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 89:1-4, 19-26" Yes, during the fall of Jerusalem to the Babylonians, the anointed one was mocked. I will sing of your steadfast love, O LORD, forever; with my mouth I will proclaim your faithfulness to all generations. Psalm 89 A Short Study All Old Testament scripture is to be read with the anticipation of meeting God and having Him 'speak' to us. Nebuchadnezzar is not even Jewish, much less a member of David’s family. The psalmist/Messiah points out the contradictions to the Lord, reminding him of his promises. Rather, he is describing David's greater Son, even Jesus, the eternal Son and Lord of all. 1 I will sing of the mercies of the LORD forever; with my mouth will I make known Your faithfulness to all generations. Note this theme in Psalm 89. He then recounts God's faithfulness to David because God made a covenant with David promising that He would establish David's throne forever. My covenant will I not break, nor alter the thing that is gone out of my lips.” (Psalm 89:33-34) All of us believe in many things. Cc – As we close we are back to where we begun. The context of both the verses and the psalm are interpretively significant. Psalm 89:1-4 I WILL sing of the mercy and loving-kindness of the Lord forever; with my mouth will I make known Your faithfulness from generation to generation. God is merciful (vss. Faithfulness is part of God’s nature, as we saw yesterday, and our reading for today says that God’s faithfulness “surrounds” him. PSALM 89 OVERVIEW.. We have now reached the majestic Covenant Psalm, which, according to the Jewish arrangement closes the third book of the Psalms. One day that glory will be plainly visible to all. Devotions. God is faithful (vss. 14 Righteousness and justice are the foundation of your throne; love and faithfulness go before you. The assigned verses are a portion of a much larger psalm that concludes book three of the psalter. New! 1-2, 5, 8, 24). But this is also true of Jesus, the anointed Son of David, who was led off to be crucified outside the city gate. Psalm 89 has much to remind Israel of what God has, and will do for Israel. Psalm 89:38–52. There are several men named Ethan in the Hebrew Scriptures, but this man is mentioned specifically in 1 Kings 4:31 as someone who was famous for his wisdom – yet surpassed by Solomon’s greater wisdom. Tozer Devotional. The exalted expectations are then contrasted with the harsh realities of the Messiah’s life during his incarnation. Psalm 89:8 — God’s faithfulness can’t be turned on and off. Amen and Amen. It can’t be removed from him. Verses 1 to 4 introduce two themes that will be further expanded in the psalm. 1-2, 5, 8, 24). 90 Thy faithfulness is unto all generations: thou hast established the earth, and it abideth. « Soul Full of Troubles – Psalm 88 Devotional, How to start doing an online Bible study at home… it’s easier than you think! Psalm 98 devotionals. I declare that your steadfast love is established forever; your faithfulness is as firm as the heavens. Psalm 89 - A maskil of Ethan the Ezrahite. Daily Devotional: Psalms 89:14-18. Next: Psalm 90 - We Finish Our Years Like a Sigh, Psalm 89Psalms 1 to 40 Psalms 85 to 118Psalm 119Psalms 120 - 150 Daily Bible Devotions Home, linda@devotional-reflections-from-the-Bible.com, Psalm 90 - We Finish Our Years Like a Sigh. This psalm speaks about God’s faithfulness. 05 Dec 2016. Join us today and begin your journey of truth & self-discovery. 89 For ever, O Lord, thy word is settled in heaven. Here, right from start, the Psalmist is singing praises to God for His faithfulness. In the council of the holy ones God is greatly feared; he is more awesome than all who surround him. Dec. 2016. Daily Devotional: Psalms 89:14-18. The double Amen at the end of the Psalm seals this assuredness: God’s promises will always come true. Verses 1-2 celebrate the LORD’s steadfast love, linking divine faithfulness … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 89:1-4, 15-18" The context of both the verses and the psalm are interpretively significant. It can’t be removed from him. For I have said, Mercy and loving-kindness shall be built up forever; Your faithfulness will You establish in the very heavens [unchangeable and perpetual]. 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