Ran across a great quote from Piper here. All I can say is wow. You should really really read it. It really will make you think about what you are doing with your life. Just incase that link doesn't work here is the full URL: http://www.desiringgod.org/Blog/2565_essential_piper_dont_waste_your_life/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+DGBlog+%28DG+Blog%29
Psalm 38 serves a twofold purpose. 1) It is a psalm of repentance in which David is taking ownership of his sin, and its consequences. 2) It is a psalm that ask for deliverance from those who are trying to use David's sin against him. It is a psalm that seeks the Lord's mercy from first to last.
Intro: Psalm 37 encourages us to take the long view when it comes to our lives. David encourages us to not get angry when we see cheaters prosper but to trust in the Lord. For he has promised to prosper and give unspeakable joy to his followers. 37:1 Fret not yourself because of evildoers; be not … Continue reading Psalm 37