The drunk husband snuck up the stairs quietly. He looked in the bathroom mirror and bandaged the
bumps and bruises he’d received in a fight earlier that night. He then proceeded to climb into bed,
smiling at the thought that he’d pulled one over on his wife. When morning came, he … More
The Psalmist gives a series of graphic pictures showing the certain fate of those who corrupt the justice system:
When right triumphs “the righteous shall rejoice” (v. 10). We can be assured that there will be a day of accountability and that God judges fairly (v. 11).
Am I consistent in my dealing with all people whether they be friend or foe? It is so easy to show favoritism to some and ignore others.
O God, break the teeth in their mouths; tear out the fangs of the young lions, O LORD! Let them vanish like water that runs away; when he aims his arrows, let them be blunted. Let them be like the snail that dissolves into slime, like the stillborn child who never sees the sun. Sooner than your pots can feel the heat of thorns, whether green or ablaze, may he sweep them away! The righteous will rejoice when he sees the vengeance; he will bathe his feet in the blood of the wicked. Mankind will say, "Surely there is a reward for the righteous; surely there is a God who judges on earth."
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Psalms 55:1-14David’s Terrifying Oppression
Psalms 55:15-23David’s Painful Betrayal
Psalms 56:1-7Enemies Conspire Against David
Psalms 56:8-13Confident The Lord Will Protect
Psalms 57:1-6The Need For Divine Intervention
Psalms 57:7-11David’s Anticipation of Victory
Psalms 58:1-5The Rebuke of Unjust Judges
Psalms 58:6-11Swift Judgement on The Judges
Psalms 59:1-8Conspiracy Against The Innocent
Psalms 59:9-17Anticipation of Praise
Psalms 60:1-5Prayer For Deliverance
Psalms 60:6-12Confident The Lord Would Lead Them
Psalms 61:1-8Assurance in God’s Enduring Promises