— And are you worshiping Him by finding your joy in HIM, not just in your bank account, or your pleasant circumstances? … I think a good question to ask yourself is: When is the last time you told someone outside of this church building, something that God has done for you? One of the Psalms we read this week talked about how God is holy, and so after I read that Psalm, I sang, “Holy, Holy, Holy”, and then a contemporary song that was on the radio a couple of years ago called “Holy”, and I worshiped God with the Psalm, and singing those songs to Him. Though the flock should be cut off from the fold, And there be no cattle in the stalls, Yet I will exult in the Lord, I will rejoice in the God of my salvation. GOD and God alone. Judgment is going to come upon our land too, for our sin against God: for 60 million children slaughtered in abortion; for rampant immorality; for disregarding God and His word. That’s a good word for us today. Isaiah 11:4-8, ***************************************************************************, "When my enemies are turned back, they shall fall and perish at thy, "For thou hast maintained my right and my cause..." Vs. 4. Another way to worship God is to tell other people about the things God has done: “I will tell of all Your wonders.” Is TELLING other people really “worship? It is a state of being satisfied in The Lord: “I will be glad and exult IN YOU.” When God’s people are happy in Him, it is one of the best expressions of worship — being happy in God Himself, and not in our circumstances! See, that was an act of worship — telling somebody something good that God had done for him. Ver. We need to understand, that when we sing here in our services, it is not just a “sing-a-long” time. 3. And Jane said “He’s the best”! HE is our audience of one. Please Last Sunday we saw how Jacob made a real, personal, commitment of his life to Yahweh, the God of the Bible, as his God. I stared at her, then looked around me at the dark, foul-aired room. In Habakkuk 3:16-18 he said: I heard and my inward parts trembled, At the sound my lips quivered. Decay enters my bones, And in my place I tremble. Hudson Taylor, who started the mission to China in the 1800’s, at one point found himself short of both funds and workers. — Not God plus your successful career. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Lord's name is more majestic, more superior, more — Psalm 47:6-7 “Sing praises to our God, sing praises. That’s not “cheating.” God wants us to sing to Him. So that you can learn to say to Him like David did in Psalm 4, “You have put a gladness in my heart that is more than when their grain and new wine abound.” So that you’ll discover that it may not be anything you “say” or “do” but just being glad IN HIM, that is the greatest act of worship you’ll ever have! How can you worship? According to Muth-labben. Psalm 9: 1 I will give thanks to you, LORD, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds. You can literally always give thanks for them, no matter what your earthly situation may be. It was approaching Thanksgiving and Dave's family was together. Name some things or events or people who have Evidently this word means that God is our sovereign, She was praising Mark by telling other people what a good helper he was. Our singing is to be VERTICAL. It IS. The fleas! God’s justice: evil is repaid ( 9:15 -16) The key to this section is the simple statement, “The Lord is known by His justice.” The Ultimately and really, if not immediately and in appearance. I will give thanks to you, LORD, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds. — Not God plus your family. There is the sea of passion. Start the day with it (I know a sweet man in Texas who has a commitment that his feet will not hit the floor in the morning, until he has first given God thanks for 10 things — not a bad plan!) That is what happened tonight.” He told the whole nation that Jesus is the One who enabled him to do what he did. they that know thy name (His name is "Father". If you have not been doing that, would you ask Him right now to give you some opportunities this week? It may refer to the tune to which the Psalm was to be sung, so Wilcocks and others think; or it may refer to a musical instrument now unknown, but common in those days; or it may have a reference to Ben, who is mentioned in 1Ch 15:18, as one of the Levitical singers. — Psalm 9:11 signsays “Sing praises to the Lord, who dwells in Zion.” PSALM 9. Thank You for all the women, here in this room, who will meet You in these pages.’ By the terrors of the law. From the remotest jungle in Africa or the Amazon, to the most isolated island in the Pacific, every culture that has ever been discovered has worshiped. The Paperback Bible presents the Bible by the Book and is designed to be portable, readable, and truly personal with ample margins for notations. The wicked shall be turned into hell] Heb. The Lord also will be a refuge, &c. ] Heb. And yet he wrote: “But the Lord … makes our hearts so very glad in Himself — not Himself plus a bank balance — that I have never known greater freedom from care and anxiety.”, He said his joy was in GOD — not “God plus a bank balance.” Just in God alone. SING to God. Dewie Phipps said, the real question is, what kind of nurse is MARK being! — Not God plus your nice home. plan today is that the humble will be the ones who express God's praise. Lord's name is more majestic, more superior. This seals the doom of the unrighteous. Calls others to praise him, ver. ( Log Out /  That was an act of worship — telling other people what the Lord had done for him. Amen. Now here’s the thing: not too many of us get that kind of “big” opportunity to share our faith. Tell people about the good things God has done for you. 9 I will praise thee, O Lord, with my whole heart; I will shew forth all thy marvellous works. When my enemies turn back, They shall fall and perish at Your presence. THE EXCELLENCE OF GOD'S NAME - Vss. Of course, more than anything else, we should be in awe of God. I’ve never been on national television; probably not too many of us here ever have — or ever will. Psalm 9, The Lord's Righteous Judgment Are you singing in your own quiet time; in your car; humming in your heart and worshiping Him through the day? — Don’t sing for Jim; Sing without anything; just songs that are on your heart. The LORD also will be a refuge for the oppressed: Here David was grateful that God did more than judge the wicked; He also was a refuge and support for those oppressed by the wicked. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Sing our choir songs with the PRBC app. For the people to arise who will invade us. Prayer and Thanksgiving for the Lord’s Righteous Judgments - To the Chief Musician. first word, "LORD", is the word for Jehovah. This is SO important. Psalm 20:1-9 Trusting God in Prayer is a sermon about a model prayer that I can pray to God for others. Singing to the Lord is a prayer; singing to the Lord is worship. Ephesians 5 says that when we are filled with the Spirit we will sing “songs and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody with your heart to the Lord.”, We need to learn that SINGING IS PRAYER. “I will Be GLAD and EXULT in You.”. Folks, when I read that a few weeks ago, I thought: “THAT is exactly what our worship is to be.” The KING is our sole audience. “Give thanks in all circumstances”! ‘Betsie, there’s no way even God can make me grateful for a flea.’ — Psalm 136:1 “Give thanks to the LORD for He is good; For His lovingkindness is everlasting.” ‘Show us. and then continue to worship Him all through the day, in every situation, as you give thanks to Him. I will be glad and exult in You; I will sing praise to Your name, O Most High.” (Psalm 9:1-2). Change ). ‘Corrie!’ She said excitedly. … The King was sole audience.”(A Tramp Abroad, p. 54). The — Not “God plus your bank balance.” — I Thessalonians 5:18 “In everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”. them that seek thee. One reason why giving thanks is so important, is that it helps us to elevate God over our circumstances. course, more than anything else, we should be in awe of God. But we need to realize, we don’t have to be on national television to share our faith. I will celebrate and rejoice in you; I will sing praises to your name, Most High. Well that is very encouraging to me; thank you for writing, Karen! 1 - 6. Now that may sound almost a little bit silly, but by looking for something to thank God for in every situation, they were worshiping God, by elevating HIM over their situation. And they that know thy name will put Let’s find our joy in GOD. That’s the aspect of the psalm I’d like to emphasize in the sermon this morning – that God is king and, as king, God is sovereign over us and all creation. Our Price: $79.98. “I will GIVE THANKS to the Lord” Genesis 1:26-28, Our Read the words to "How Great Thou Art". ‘It doesn’t say, “in pleasant circumstances.” Fleas are part of this place where God has put us.’ This is why virtually every Christian church takes a significant portion of our service for singing. Thank You for the jammed, crammed, stuffed, packed, suffocating crowds.’ Despite the hard times that were coming on the land because of their sin, Habakkuk said he could still find joy in those circumstances, in God Himself: “Yet I will exult in the Lord; I will rejoice in the God of my salvation.”. This is a comfort and a refuge for those who suffer from injustice and oppression. Thank-you so very much! awesome than any other name on earth. or master. And just like Habakkuk, we’ve got to learn to find our joy NOT in these “things,” but in GOD HIMSELF: that He is our God; that like Psalm 17:15 we read this week, “I will be satisfied with His likeness when I awake.” We need to learn to be glad IN HIM alone. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Or do you need to ask forgiveness because you’ve just been going through the motions; you haven’t really been singing to HIM. He was in the construction supply business and business was good. But if you DO know Jesus as your Savior, then you can learn from this passage today, several ways to worship God: “I will give thanks to the LORD with all my heart; I will tell of all Your wonders. She was praising him, by telling others. Motivating and inspiring.Let God himself bless you again. “I will GIVE THANKS to the Lord”. Triumphs in confidence that God would judge the world and protect his people, ver. You’ll worship Him by singing wherever you are, all through the day. Mark Coffey came by the office the other day, and he talked about how he was doing his daily Bible reading in the morning, in Psalms, and how God gave him a specific word that he needed for that day. 1 Show us how.’ It was said so matter of factly it took me a second to realize she was praying. The meaning of this title is very doubtful. I think this is one of the aspects of worship that is missing for many people: It will destroy them and their works (vers. We see this all the time on Facebook: yesterday our daughter Libby told about how her husband Josh took the baby on a backpack and watched all the girls so that she could go out and get her hair done. Retail: $2.99. ‘Such as what you’re holding in your hands.’ The town emptied during the day, and the next morning Margaret arose, feeling abandoned. But even then I could lay there in the dark and quote a Psalm, and sing quietly to Him in my heart, and worship Him alone. We — Don’t sing for the pleasure of hearing yourself sing; Even if they are not outwardly as wicked as other men are, yet their forgetfulness of God is the highest form of injustice to him; it is treason against the majesty of heaven; it is robbing God of what is his right; it is a combination of everything that is evil. Psalms 9:17 The wicked shall be turned into hell, [and] all the nations that forget God. Eden. thou, Lord, hast not forsaken them that seek thee. In response to hearing about how well things were going, Dave's...read more SermonAudio.com - Psalm 9 Sermons. 17. If you don’t think so, you might be challenged by the true story of Corrie Ten Boom and her sister Betsie: Discovering their concentration camp was swarming with lice, Corrie wailed: “‘Betsie, how can we live in such a place?’’ 10 And those who know your name put their trust in you, for you, O Lord, have not forsaken those who seek you. The things which are bad for you spiritually, which are bad for your so… He prayeth him to consider his trouble, Psalms 9:13, that he might have cause to praise him, Psalms 9… 2 I will be glad and rejoice in thee: I will sing praise to thy name, O thou most High. That was too much. 1, 9. “Four Ways To Worship God” (Psalm 9:1-2 sermon), Joshua 3:5 Sermon: "Preparing For God To Work", "Your Best Investment" (Matthew 6:19-24 sermon), “Building Your Life On The Rock” (Matthew 7:24-27 sermon), "How To Seek The Lord" (Isaiah 55:6-7 sermon), "Following Jesus" (Matthew 4:18-22 sermon), "Seeking Him First" (Matthew 6:33 sermon), “In The Beginning, God” (Genesis 1:1 sermon), Consecration Today For Wonders Tomorrow (Joshua 3:5 sermon), “Four Ways To Worship God” (Psalm 9:1-2 sermon), "The Disciple's Character" series (Beatitudes Mt. — Are you praising God by telling other people the good things He’s done for you? You have rebuked the nations and destroyed the wicked; you have blotted out their name for ever … Telling other people what someone has done can be one of the highest forms of praise. Psalms 99:1-9A Matter of Authority. Not God plus anything else. If you've ever been on a diet you know that the things which are best for you have a tendency to taste the worst and the things which are bad for you have a tendency to taste the best. — Exodus 15:21 says “Sing to the LORD for He is highly exalted.” Like Psalm 46:10 says: “Be still and know that I am God.”. But I DID love it when the freshman quarterback who came in to win the game, said during the post-game interview on national television: “First and foremost, I’d just like to thank my Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. What David is talking about there, is that most people’s “gladness” depends on their circumstances. Let’s worship GOD. Times of trouble: "The rare word rendered 'extremity' in Psalm 9:9 occurs only here and in Psalm 10:1. Sing in your morning prayer time. note that man's dominion, mentioned in verse 6, was fulfilled in the Garden of Contributed by T.j. Conwell on Oct 16, 2017. based on 1 rating. Sing praises to our King, sing praises. Since we’re packed so close, that many more will hear!’ She looked at me expectantly. But David says to God: “YOU have put a gladness in my heart that is MORE than when their grain and new wine abound.” In other words, he says I have a happiness, a joy, that is not just based on circumstances. That’s His answer. Ver. 13 - 20. And it is not like we need some specialized “training seminar” on how to thank God. The left you in awe. I will thank you, LORD, with all my heart; I will talk about all your wonderful acts. — Ephesians 5:20 “Always giving thanks for all things in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ to God, even the Father.” ‘Thank You,’ Betsie went on serenely, ‘for the fleas and for —’ Psalm 1, Where the Path of the Godly and Ungodly Leads. ( Log Out /  God's Dr. Philip W. McLarty. 5 Outlines . There is the sea of thought. I will be glad and exult in You; I will sing praise to Your name, O Most High.” (Psalm 9:1-2) Here we find four distinctive ways that God’s people can worship Him: I. I just found your blog about 4 days ago. — Are you giving thanks to God — to start your day in prayer; all through the day in every situation? 1. Furthermore, the things which are bad for you seem to be everywhere and are readily available, while the things which are good for you are not as easy to come across and have seem to cost you more. And these are just the tip of the iceberg; there are dozens of verses which tell us to worship God by giving thanks. Psalm 9: 1 – 20 Your Name means a lot to me 1 I will praise You, O LORD, with my whole heart; I will tell of all Your marvelous works. Folks, I think Christians in America in this 21st century will do well to learn the lesson of Habakkuk. Psalms 9:11 And those who know Your name will put their trust in You, For You, O LORD, have not forsaken those who seek You. The KJV uses the word “praise”; most other translations say “give thanks.” The Hebrew word means to “acknowledge God” for what He has done; thus many translations render it “give thanks.” This same word is used in Psalm 100:4, where the KJV translates it “be thankful unto Him.” So it means to acknowledge God; to be thankful to Him for who He is and what He has done for us. Singing is worship — IF we are singing to the Lord, which is important. We are singing TO GOD. There is a good chance that Psalms 9-10 was originally one single acrostic poem, so that is how we are going to read it. ‘Corrie!’ She prodded. Psalm 9:18 NIV Psalm 9:18 NLT Psalm 9:18 ESV Psalm 9:18 NASB Psalm 9:18 KJV Psalm 9:18 Bible Apps Psalm 9:18 Parallel Psalm 9:18 Biblia Paralela Psalm 9:18 Chinese Bible Psalm 9:18 French Bible Psalm 9:18 German Bible Psalm 9:18 Commentaries Bible Hub I bit my lip. Name some things or events or people who have left you in awe. Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Share your faith where you ARE! Psalm 9 - For the music leader. There are multiple commands in scripture for God’s people to sing to Him: Read Psalm 9:10 commentary using The Treasury of David. So God gave us His word, to show us the way back to Him — first, by having our sins forgiven through Christ, so that we CAN come back to Him. You can’t begin to worship God until you do — your sin is still in the way. And the thing is, if you are a Christian, you always DO have something to give God thanks for, even in your worst situations here on earth. They were saying in effect: God is greater — even than this concentration camp — and He has given us things to give thanks for, even here. David resolveth to praise God, Psalms 9:1,2, for executing judgment upon his enemies, Psalms 9:3-8. 9. One of the best times to sing to Him is in your morning prayer time. That is a great way to start your quiet time with praise, just like God commands us. The God who made all things is the only one worthy of the name that is majestic in all the earth (vv.1, 9). I usually start my quiet time with a Psalm, and then I’ll sing a song that the Psalm reminded me of, and then I’ll spend some time giving thanks. I am grateful to see these messages read in countries around the world, and pray that God will use His word to help individuals to walk with Him daily, and churches to glorify Him with their worship and obedience. ‘Give thanks in all circumstances,’ she quoted. Presently the King would arrive, solitary and alone, and the players would begin at the beginning and do the entire opera over again with only that one individual in the vast solemn theater for audience. WE ARE FAMILY - And John 1:12, Romans Psalm 4, An Evening Psalm. Psalm 2, The Triumph of God. With that kind of “happiness”, you’re only happy as long as you’ve got all that stuff and things are going well for you. And then in a number of places in His word He shows us just HOW we should worship Him once we are reconciled to Him in Christ. With him, all things are possible. (Lamentations I will be glad and rejoice in You; I will sing praise to Your name, O Most High. 8:15-18), WE MUST HAVE FAITH - will 7-9.) We are singing to the Lord. And singing is one of the best ways to worship — IF you are purposefully singing to the Lord like David says here: “I will sing praise to Your name.”, IV. In every individual mind, thoughts rise and break like billows on the shore, and... 2. But that is a shallow kind of happiness that is based entirely on their circumstances. His biographer wrote: “Laid aside in the prime of life, he could only lie in that upstairs room, conscious of all there was to be done; of all that was not being attended to — lie there and rejoice in God.”. ‘Oh yes, Lord Jesus!’ Early the next morning she tore the page from the wall calendar and read the new day's Scripture. This one is a little different. Which shows that Man’s heart was made to worship something, even when it’s misguided, or when we don’t know what or how to worship; we know we are supposed to be worshiping something. We can start right now to thank God for every single thing about this new barracks! I looked down at the Bible. SING TO THE LORD! Habakkuk the prophet knew this kind of joy in God. You’d like to think that we just all instinctively know how to worship; but the problem is, our sin has distorted our relationship with God, and we have to a great extent lost our ability to worship the way we should. II. into into hell (twice), that is, into the nethermost hell, the lowest dungeon of … — Are you singing to God? Jehovah is "the A Southern Baptist pastor for almost 35 years, I currently serve as Senior Pastor of the First Baptist Church of Angleton, Texas, and post my weekly sermons here. I will praise You, O Lord, with my whole heart; I will tell of all Your marvelous works. 3:22-23). We saw that when you really come to know the Lord, you worship Him. ‘Such as?’ I said. David says here: “I will be glad and exult IN YOU.” His happiness is found in God Himself. To the tune of “Death of the Son.” A Psalm of David. David, the author, never calls the reader to actually do anything. Give thanks to Him, bless His name.” 3-8. The Lord had given him a vision of the judgment that was coming on the land because of the people’s sin against God. The Paperback Bible presents the Bible by the Book and is designed to be portable, readable, and truly personal with ample margins for notations. I got a little taste of that, when I was sick with POTS, and could only lie there; I couldn’t go to worship. Sometimes I’ll pull the hymnal off my shelf to get the words to a worship song to sing. TELL Others About God. And we should do the same thing with the Lord. Psalm 9. Psalm 7, In You I Put My Trust. EXPLANATION OF GOD'S POWER - Vss. If you don’t know Jesus as your Savior, that’s the first thing you’ve got to do, in order to be able to worship. Psalms 9:17. How the passions of men often rage in individuals, communities, nations! THANK God. a. Corinthians 1:26-31, 1 Peter 3:15, THE Psalm 99 is one of six “royal psalms,” also known as, “enthronement psalms,” so named because they refer to God as King. Chapter Overview: David praises God for giving him victory over his enemies, ver. The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God. Sing in your car with KLOVE or 106.9 or one of the other Christian stations. INVITATION: They have never found a civilization in which the people didn’t worship someone or something. The Buy Now. See Exodus 3:13-15. One of the very best ways is to give Him thanks. Your blog is both encouraging & informative. ‘Such as being assigned here together.’ 3 When mine enemies are turned back, they shall fall and perish at thy presence. In hell the thought of God shall be as a dagger in your soul. Your commitment today needs to be to repent: to turn back from your sin, receive the forgiveness Jesus bought you on the cross, and really commit your life to Him today …. “I will give thanks to the LORD with all my heart; I will tell of all Your wonders. Is HE the One you’re singing to when you come in this room? He is the great "I AM"! And so we stood between piers of bunks and gave thanks for fleas. Here we find four distinctive ways that God’s people can worship Him: I. ‘Thank You for the very crowding here. Psalm 5, Consider My Meditation. But the prayer is not simply about requesting future judgment, but declaring the way God judges the nations and the peoples of the world. It is filled with many ways to mature in the Lord. This week we read one of my favorite verses, Psalm 4:7, where David says, “You have put gladness in my heart, more than when their grain and new wine abound.” a high tower, edita, arx, wherein men are secured, and escape the impressions of an enemy. 5, 6). By the mercies of God. More and more the distinction between prayer and the rest of life seemed to be vanishing for Betsie. THE 1. We do things like that all the time: one means of praising someone, is by telling other people about what they have done. ( Log Out /  Our church secretary, Mrs. Jane, had surgery over a week ago, and she put up a post on Facebook saying that she was feeling really well. — Psalm 100:4 “Enter His gates with thanksgiving and His courts with praise. He is fond of the opera, but not fond of sitting in the presence of an audience; therefore, it has sometimes occurred, in Munich, that when an opera has been concluded and the players were getting off their paint and finery, a command has come to them to get their paint and finery on again. But we can also worship Him by telling other people about what He has done for us. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. A Study Of Psalm 8 And 9 Series. God gives us opportunities every day to give Him credit and tell people what that He has done for us — and especially the greatest thing that He has done for us: that Jesus died on the cross for us, so that we can be forgiven and worship Him in heaven forever. I have to admit I was not just real thrilled when Alabama won yet another national championship in football last month. It is a happiness that is based on his relationship with God. The Book of Psalms Chapter 9. Sometimes I couldn’t even read or play music or sing out loud. It may be that God will allow you to be deprived of some “things” you thought you really needed to make you happy; so that you’ll discover that HE is all you really need. Psalm 41:9. that seek Him. And the thing about those blessings is, they don’t change with our circumstances. It was Psalm 56:3: "What time I am afraid, I will trust in thee." There is no better place to find security than in their trust in thee: for thou, Lord, hast not forsaken them that seek thee. (Vers. This short Psalm is unique. Though the fig tree should not blossom, And there be no fruit on the vines, In — Don’t sing for the person in front of you; "Son, remember," that was... 2. 9 The Lord is a stronghold for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble. Lord Jesus Christ will one day regain that dominion when He reigns on earth. David calls the people of Israel to praise the Lord, Psalms 9:11,12. To the tune of “The Death of the Son.” A psalm of David. See, we should see singing as a prayer: David says here, “I will sing PRAISE to YOUR NAME.” So he’s not “just singing.” He is singing PRAISE, and he is singing it TO GOD. The word Lord is used twice in each of these verses. these verses the Psalmist explains why He is in awe of God. i. RELATIONSHIP WITH THE FATHER – Know His Name, RELIANCE ON THE FATHER – Trust In Him and Seek Him, RESPONSE OF THE FATHER – He does not forsake those In it he writes: “The King of Bavaria is a poet — and has a poet’s eccentricities — with the advantage over all other poets of being able to gratify them, no matter what form they may take. SermonAudio.com - Psalm 9 Sermons. 1, 9. But someone might ask: “But HOW do I worship Him?” And that’s not a bad question. “I will be glad and exult IN YOU.”, Later in his life Hudson Taylor was at home in England on what was supposed to be a temporary furlough, and he was seriously injured in a fall, and was paralyzed. Thanking God as a means of worship is commanded over and over again in scripture: word Lord is used twice in each of these verses. IN AWE OF GOD . But this time I was sure Betsie was wrong.” (HIDING PLACE, TEN BOOM, p. 209-210). 2 I will be glad and rejoice in You; I will sing praise to Your name, O Most High. Sing praises with a skillful Psalm.” FIVE TIMES just in that one short passage it commands us to worship God by singing to Him. See, most people are only as happy as their circumstances dictate (as we’ll see in just a minute). In the last few verses of this psalm, David prays for judgment from the Lord. 11, 12. It will be one of the best acts of “worship” you can do — “tell of all His wonders.”, III. He says a lot of people are really glad “when their grain and new wine abound” — in other words, when their circumstances are good, and they have a lot to eat and drink, then they’re happy. And we saw that when he did, he showed it in a couple of ways: he made a commitment to give God back a tenth of all that He gave him. “I will TELL of all Your wonders”. He simply begins and ends the psalm by declaring how majestic (kingly) God's name is in all the earth. As we have seen, one way to worship Him is by thanking Him personally. You know, sometimes your best act of worship may not involve “doing” anything at all; it may be just lying there and rejoicing IN GOD Himself. In the 1800’s Mark Twain took a trip to Europe, and wrote about it in his book, A Tramp Abroad. Study the bible online using commentary on Psalm 9:10 and more! ‘Yes! We do this all the time: we praise people indirectly, not by speaking to THEM necessarily, but by telling others about what they’ve done. — Philippians 4:6 “Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God.” know thy name will put their trust in thee: for thou, Lord, hast not forsaken ‘Oh, all right. My wife Cheryl saves songs to her iPhone and she’ll play it and sing with it each morning as part of her prayer time. self-existent one". I can use eight words to pray for others. This secures the safety and the triumph of the righteous. ‘He’s given us the answer … In the Bible this morning … “Rejoice always, pray constantly, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus” … That’s it, Corrie! In Psalm 9 David stands in awe of God. And just like we talked about last week, if you are really worshiping God by singing, you won’t just do it in this building. 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