God’s Plan – Psalm 72

There is some debate over who wrote Psalm 72. Some believe it was David, others believe it was Solomon, and some even believe Solomon wrote it on behalf of David when in his old age when he could no longer write. Regardless of which king wrote it, this psalm is about Christ.  In his book, …

Seasons of Faith – Psalm 71 Devotional

David wrote Psalm 71 much later in his life, and throughout the psalm you see him remember his victories and struggles and God’s faithfulness through it all. Charles Spurgeon describes Psalm 71 as, “the prayer of the aged believer, who, in holy confidence of faith, strengthened by a long and remarkable experience, pleads against his …

The Messianic Psalm – Psalm 69 Devotional

David wrote Psalm 69 as he suffered and was beseeching God to act. Yet this is also a Messianic psalm telling of the sufferings of Christ and his glory that followed.  The following excerpt is by J. J. Stewart Perowne and draws the parallels between Psalm 69 and the New Testament: “This has usually been …

Dig In – Psalm 68

Psalm 68 is one of David’s most critically acclaimed psalms. It is beautifully written, and it is full of truth, praise, and prophetic words.  As I read Psalm 68 I can see that it is a powerful piece of poetry. However, sometimes when I read Scripture I wonder how much of it I am not …