A story is told of a shipwreck off the coast of Evanston, Illinois many years ago. The students of Northwestern University came to the rescue. One student, Edward Spenser, personally saved the lives of 17 persons that day. Years later a reporter was writing a follow up story of t … More
This psalm is prophetic and anticipates the day when Jesus will reign. The setting is millennial, the place is Jerusalem, the scene is the temple, and the occasion is the coronation of Jesus as priest-king of the earth. The text of this Psalm was thought to be the beginning hymn for a thanksgiving service in which a procession of worshipers would sing as they entered the temple. It was a call to worship.
This psalm is also prophetic in that it anticipates the day when Jesus will reign from sea to sea.
It is so easy to forget from where I came and to take completely for granted all God has done for me. I want to be a person who gives thanks in everything as this is the will of God. (I Thes. 5:18)
Make a joyful noise to the LORD, all the earth! Serve the LORD with gladness! Come into his presence with singing! Know that the LORD, he is God! It is he who made us, and we are his; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture. Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and his courts with praise! Give thanks to him; bless his name! For the LORD is good; his steadfast love endures forever, and his faithfulness to all generations.
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Psalms 97:1-12Future Millennial Kingdom of Christ
Psalms 98:1-9When Jesus Comes to Rule His People
Psalms 99:1-9Holiness is Hard to Define
Psalms 100:1-5What is a Definition For Thanksgiving?
Psalms 101:1-8Serve The Lord With Gladness
Psalms 102:1-14What Happens When Trouble Strikes?
Psalms 102:15-22Beware of Settling Into a Comfort Zone
Psalms 102:23-28God is Immeasurable And Immutable
Psalms 103:1-14Praise The Lord Regardless of Circumstances
Psalms 103:15-22The Mercy of The Lord is Everlasting