Going Deeper… (Psalm 15)

Here are some questions based on last Sunday’s sermon text (Psalm 15), in case they’re helpful to you for personal growth or group discussion… [1] The question is addressed to Yahweh, Israel’s God, the one true God revealed in the Jewish/Christian Scriptures. The question asks: Who is the true worshiper who lives with God? What… Read more »

Going Deeper… (Psalm 14)

Here are some questions based on last Sunday’s sermon text (Psalm 14), in case they’re helpful to you for personal growth or group discussion… [1] “The fool says in his heart, ‘There is no God.’” “Every sin is a kind of practical atheism—it is acting as if God were not there” (Timothy Keller). Think through… Read more »

Going Deeper… (Psalm 13)

Here are some questions based on last Sunday’s sermon text (Psalm 13), in case they’re helpful to you for personal growth or group discussion… [1] The Psalmist is distressed primarily by God’s apparent absence—difficult circumstances are distressing only insofar as they call God’s care into question. What distresses you most about difficult circumstances you face?… Read more »

Going Deeper… (Psalm 8)

Here are some questions based on last Sunday’s sermon text (Psalm 8), in case they’re helpful to you for personal growth or group discussion… [1, 9] “O Yahweh our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth!” We have the personal name of the one true God to call upon—Yahweh, often appearing in… Read more »

Going Deeper… (Psalm 5)

Here are some questions based on last Sunday’s sermon text (Psalm 5), in case they’re helpful to you for personal growth or group discussion… [1-3] God gives us words to pray that include longing and watchfulness for the Day of his judgment to come upon the enemies of the church. The apostles encouraged believers with… Read more »

Going Deeper… (Psalm 4)

Here are some questions based on last Sunday’s sermon text (Psalm 4), in case they’re helpful to you for personal growth or group discussion… [1-3] In what ways are you prone to react when others distort the truth about you? Can you think of any specific examples when this has happened? Do you ever respond… Read more »

Going Deeper… (Psalm 3)

Here are some questions based on last Sunday’s sermon text (Psalm 3), in case they’re helpful to you for personal growth or group discussion… [1-4] In the midst of serious conflict, David turns to the Lord in prayer. What are the alternatives? Why would we not pray every time we find ourselves in conflict with… Read more »