Bible Books






Series = ‘the-way-of-the-righteous-in-the-muck-of-life’

Jul 2017

Psalm 8 ‘Majestic name’

The God of creation, whose glory is set in the heavens, is with us, is with you, here today.  He promises he will never leave, that he will always be with us.

Jun 2017

Psalm 7 ‘Just justice’

God’s anger is real and righteous. He should be angry with the world, with the suffering and injustice - and his anger is a source of hope to those who are at the sharp end of the world’s evil.

Jun 2017

Psalm 6 ‘Wet prayer’

Feeling like God is angry with us, our own weakness, being afraid, and feeling like God is taking too long - all these can stop us coming to God in prayer. But they did not stop David.

May 2017

Psalm 4 ‘Evening prayer’

In the middle of trouble, David can sleep peacefully, knowing and trusting that God will keep him safe. It doesn’t mean nothing will go wrong, but that, deep down, he is secure in God.

May 2017

Psalm 2 ‘World view’

Psalm 2 moves from the individual believer’s choice between the way of Yahweh and the way of the wicked in Psalm 1, to the big picture of a world that opposes God, and will one day be called to account by him. It lifts our eyes from our individual problems, to see God who sits on the throne.

May 2017

Psalm 1 ‘First things’

There are not many paths: there are two. Psalm 1 simplifies things right down, to help us understand this message: nothing is so crucial as belonging to the congregation of the righteous.