89 For ever, O Lord, thy word is settled in heaven. We pray these Psalms will bring you encouragement and peace. Daily Devotional: Psalms 89:14-18. Psalm 89is Israel’s response to what seemed like a broken promise. Faithfulness is part of God’s nature, as we saw yesterday, and our reading for today says that God’s faithfulness “surrounds” him. Look Up, verse 3. Psalm 89 tells an interesting story of God’s promises to Israel concerning Messiah. 💕, Filed Under: Book 3, Celebrating Psalms Tagged With: Bible Study, Devotions, Psalms, 💌 Gain confidence & Find their true Identity in Christ, 💌 Learn how to cultivate a truly meaningful relationship with God, 💌 Bring back Joy & Peace into their life and motherhood, 💌 Finally, see yourself as God sees you & actually love yourself. Psalm 89:8, “O LORD God of hosts, who is mighty as you are, O LORD, with your faithfulness all around you?”Â, Of your grace and mercy – I am blessed beyond measure with only YOU to thank. The Psalmist gives us the formidable words of verse 48, What man can live and not see death? Share. 89 For ever, O Lord, thy word is settled in heaven. 5 And the heavens will praise Your wonders, O LORD; Your faithfulness also in the assembly of the saints. Amen and Amen. Ps 89:14-18. The 89th Psalm begins quite the opposite of Psalm 88. 15 Blessed are the people who know the joyful sound! Many have an application for the time it was written. Rebellion against God, verses 9-10. Verses 1-2 celebrate the LORD’s steadfast love, linking divine faithfulness … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 89:1-4, 15-18" Psalm 89:1-4 I WILL sing of the mercy and loving-kindness of the Lord forever; with my mouth will I make known Your faithfulness from generation to generation. The context of both the verses and the psalm are interpretively significant. Daily Devotion of Psalm 89. Psalm 119:89-96 May 15, 2020. Psalm 89 – The Incomparable God and His Covenant to David. Before God we are nothing. Here, right from start, the Psalmist is singing praises to God for His faithfulness. 14 Righteousness and justice are the foundation of your throne; love and faithfulness go before you. It is the utterance of a believer, in presence of great national disaster, pleading with his God, urging the grand argument of covenant engagements, and expecting deliverance and help, because of the faithfulness of Jehovah. Daily Nugget: Although many of the Psalms are prophetic, many can be applied to today’s Christian walks. 91 They continue this day according to thine ordinances: for all are thy servants. In the council of the holy ones God is greatly feared; he is more awesome than all who surround him. Robert Fudge 02/13/17 - Devotionals. Dec. 2016. The double Amen at the end of the Psalm seals this assuredness: God’s promises will always come true. / Remember, Lord, the reproach of Your servants— / How I bear in my bosom the reproach of all the many peoples,” October 1st, 2017 by Pastor Ed in devotional Psalm 89:2, “For I said, “Steadfast love will be built up forever; in the heavens you will establish your faithfulness.”, Of the wonder of your hand – you created it ALL, big and small, your creation is beautiful and shouts your name. I will sing of the LORD’s great love forever; with my mouth I will make your faithfulness known through all generations. Nebuchadnezzar is not even Jewish, much less a member of David’s family. Psalm 89:1 "I will sing of the mercies of the LORD for ever: with my mouth will I make known thy faithfulness to all generations." 90 Thy faithfulness is unto all generations: thou hast established the earth, and it abideth. When we read Psalm 89 with the understanding that the anointed one is also the Christ, the psalm takes on a whole new layer of meaning. Psalm 89: Short Devotional Psalm 89 tells an interesting story of God’s promises to Israel concerning Messiah. It is a good thing to declare the mercies of God and His faithfulness to us, but in doing so we must still remember that each of us will see death. Many have an application for the time it was written. There are several men named Ethan in the Hebrew Scriptures, but this man is mentioned specifically in 1 Kings 4:31 as someone who was famous for his wisdom – yet surpassed by Solomon’s greater wisdom. He goes far beyond the reference to King David. 48 What man can live and not see death? The Psalter is divided into five books, with key psalms placed at the “seams” between the books. Psalm 103:17 But from everlasting to everlasting the loving devotion of the LORD extends to those who fear Him, and His righteousness to their children's children--Psalm 119:89 Your word, O LORD, is everlasting; it is firmly fixed in the heavens. He will judge the world in righteousness and the peoples with equity. Although this psalm ends on a sad note, “Where are you God?”, the psalmist dedicates most of it to reminding himself of the good things God has done in the past. And faith in the boundless mercy and everlasting truth of God, may bring comfort even in the deepest trials. Of your faithfulness – even on the days I am unfaithful to you, you never leave, you are standing behind me with arms wide open. In that psalm, the Holy Spirit has dictated a plain message. 5. Psalm 89:5, “Let the heavens praise your wonders, O LORD, your faithfulness in the assembly of the holy ones!”, I pray today’s devotional blessed your heart and you learned something new about the Bible. 7 God is greatly to be feared in the assembly of the saints, and to be held in reverence by all those around Him. The exalted expectations are then contrasted with the harsh realities of the Messiah’s life during his incarnation. For I have said, Mercy and loving-kindness shall be built up forever; Your faithfulness will You establish in the very heavens [unchangeable and perpetual]. This psalm speaks about God’s faithfulness. Home Faith and Prayer Daily Devotions Devotions for Women Weathering Life's Storms with a Smile Weathering Life's Storms with a Smile A ragged scarecrow is a faith-filled reminder of Psalm 89:15. by Erin Keeley Marshall Psalm 89 has much to remind Israel o Join us today and begin your journey of truth & self-discovery. The context of both the verses and the psalm are interpretively significant. The title of this psalm is A Contemplation of Ethan the Ezrahite. Yes, during the fall of Jerusalem to the Babylonians, the anointed one was mocked. Many have an application for the time it was written. 15 Blessed are those who have learned to acclaim you, who walk in the light of your presence, O LORD. 6 For who in the heavens can be compared to the LORD? Our entire faith is built on the hope of this, that God will fulfill the promises made to us. In so doing, he wisely instructs us that when we begin to doubt God’s presence, we should remember His past acts of … Verses 1 to 4 introduce two themes that will be further expanded in the psalm. God is faithful (vss. Devotions. Psalm 89 is here to help you, to calm you down, to bring you the Hope that God’s steadfast love and faithfulness in His Son shall never and will never pass. 15 Blessed are those who have learned to acclaim you, who walk in the light of your presence, O LORD. « Soul Full of Troubles – Psalm 88 Devotional, How to start doing an online Bible study at home… it’s easier than you think! In 2 Samuel 7, God promises that someone from King David’s family would be king forever. Perfection, verse 4. Psalm 36:5 Your loving devotion, O LORD, reaches to the heavens, Your steadfastness to the clouds. May 26, 2020 Psalm 26 Jenni Price. Psalm 89 – The Incomparable God and His Covenant to David. Today’s portion of Psalm 89, verses 1-18, led me to write out my own list of things that I want to sing back to the Lord. Psalm 89 has much to remind Israel o 1-2). Psalm 89:14, “Righteousness and justice are the foundation of your throne; steadfast love and faithfulness go before you.”, Of your unfailing love  – your love is neverending and because of your love, I know how to love others. God Abhors Sin, verses 5-6. Today's Read the Bible devotional passages are from Deuteronomy 6, Psalm 89, Isaiah 34, and Revelation 4. (Psalm 89:20, 2-29, 38-39, 49, and 52) Reflection O how often does it seem that the Word of the Lord has failed! Psalm 89:38–52. 16 They rejoice in your name all day long; they exult in your righteousness. Psalm 89:8 — God’s faithfulness can’t be turned on and off. 90 Thy faithfulness is unto all generations: thou hast established the earth, and it abideth. God is faithful (vss. I declare that your steadfast love is established forever; your faithfulness is as firm as the heavens. May 28, 2020 Psalm 118 Pastor Trevor Christmas. Psalms 89:1-4 NRSV. Particularly how the "mercy" was manifested in the promise made to David. Can he deliver his life from the power of the grave? God typically speaks to His children in quiet thoughts through the Holy Spirit not in audible voices. Psalm 89:3-4, “You have said, “I have made a covenant with my chosen one; I have sworn to David my servant: ‘I will establish your offspring forever, and build your throne for all generations.”, Of your praises forever – I love to shout praise back to you, its fills my soul to sing to you. We read the precious truths of Scripture and cling to them by our fingertips with all our strength, but the … This marathon of a psalm is found in the last psalm in Book III of the Psalter. Video Devotions from Psalm 5 Hearken, verses 1-2. Many have an application for the time it was written. Cc – As we close we are back to where we begun. Psalm 89 states that God’s love “stands firm for-ever,” and God is mighty. Our Creator has kept His covenant with David, raising Jesus from the dead as proof of His steadfast love to the Davidic line. It can’t be removed from him. [1] _____ Intr – Psalm 89 goes along with Psalm 88 in its gloomy depiction of Israel’s unfaithfulness to God, and the somber consequences of this disobedience.Notably, it starts by proclaiming God’s faithfulness. I will sing of the LORD’s great love forever; with my mouth I will make your faithfulness known through all generations. 16 They rejoice in your name all day long; they exult in your righteousness. Psalm 89 states that God’s love “stands firm for-ever,” and God is mighty. Commentary on Psalm 89:1-4 (Read Psalm 89:1-4) Though our expectations may be disappointed, yet God's promises are established in the heavens, in his eternal counsels; they are out of the reach of opposers in hell and earth. Daybreak: Psalm 89:1-52 “Nevertheless my lovingkindness will I not utterly take from him, nor suffer my faithfulness to fail. The assigned verses are a portion of a much larger psalm that concludes book three of the psalter. Tozer Devotional. "I will sing of the mercies of the LORD for ever: with my mouth will I make known thy faithfulness to … Psalm 89 - A maskil of Ethan the Ezrahite. And here, Ethan the Ezrahite, to whom this psalm is credited, is claiming the love and faithfulness of God. Daily Nugget: Although many of the Psalms are prophetic, many can be applied to today’s Christian walks. 1 I will sing of the mercies of the LORD forever; with my mouth will I make known Your faithfulness to all generations. Wisdom from the Psalms daily devotional with Bible verses offers wisdom and insight for applying Biblical truths to the ups and downs of everyday life. But this is also true of Jesus, the anointed Son of David, who was led off to be crucified outside the city gate. July 29, 2020. Psalm 89:11, “The heavens are yours; the earth also is yours; the world and all that is in it, you have founded them.”, Of your eternal covenant – thank you for welcoming me into your family, I am a daughter of the KING! The solemn covenant made with him in respect to the perpetuity of his throne. Often, these key psalms are either wisdom psalms that focus on teaching the ways of God and following God, or royal … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 89:1-4, 19-26" Here, right from start, the Psalmist is singing praises to God for His faithfulness. He then recounts God's faithfulness to David because God made a covenant with David promising that He would establish David's throne forever. The only hope of being delivered from the power of the grave is through the Lord Jesus Christ. The 89th Psalm begins quite the opposite of Psalm 88. Daily Devotional. Ps 89:14-18. Daily Nugget: Although many of the Psalms are prophetic, many can be applied to today's Christian walks. If you have a friend who needs to read this please share the post with them, or better yet invite them to join the Study Nook. If we want tangible proof that God always keeps His promises, we need look no further than His promises to David regarding the work of Christ. Devotional of the Week: Total Fairness (7 in Psalm 98 series) / devotional, Psalm 98 / Devotionals, Psalm 98 devotionals. There are several men named Ethan in the Hebrew Scriptures, but this man is mentioned specifically in 1 Kings 4:31 as someone who was famous for his wisdom – yet surpassed by Solomon’s greater wisdom. Who among the sons of the mighty can be likened to the LORD? God is merciful (vss. The psalmist/Messiah points out the contradictions to the Lord, reminding him of his promises. Robert Fudge 02/13/17 - Devotionals. 05 Dec 2016. Psalm 89 - A maskil of Ethan the Ezrahite. Psalm 98 devotionals. Psalm 89:14, “Righteousness and justice are the foundation of your throne; steadfast love and faithfulness go before you.” Of your unfailing love – your love is neverending and because of your love, I know how to love others. Psalm 89:49–50: “LORD, where are Your former lovingkindnesses, / Which You swore to David in Your truth? I will sing of your steadfast love, O LORD, forever; with my mouth I will proclaim your faithfulness to all generations. An Eternal Covenant with David Devotional Psalm 89:19–37 We are not waiting for Christ to sit on David’s throne, for He is reigning now in all His glory. We find that promise fulfilled in the coming of Christ who was born in Bethlehem of the house of David. They walk, O LORD, in the light of Your countenance. New! is a popular dailyBible devotion. 1-2, 5, 8, 24). Psalm 89: Short Devotional. 2 For I have said, Mercy shall be built up forever; Your faithfulness You shall establish in the very heavens. Ask for Me, verses 7-8. Leave me a comment in the box below. The title of this psalm is A Contemplation of Ethan the Ezrahite. ... Psalm 89 Pastor David Reynolds. Daily Devotional: Psalms 89:14-18. Text: Psalm 89 Theme: “Warning and Hope”. Can he deliver his life from the power of the grave? They are established forever. Bible Study Materials, App, and Community. Psalm 89:8 — God’s faithfulness can’t be turned on and off. Fri, June 24, 2022. The assigned verses are a portion of a much larger psalm that concludes book three of the psalter. Note this theme in Psalm 89. Next: Psalm 90 - We Finish Our Years Like a Sigh, Psalm 89Psalms 1 to 40 Psalms 85 to 118Psalm 119Psalms 120 - 150 Daily Bible Devotions Home, linda@devotional-reflections-from-the-Bible.com, Psalm 90 - We Finish Our Years Like a Sigh. 1-2, 5, 8, 24). Comments Have your say about what you just read! It can’t be removed from him. Psalms 89:1-4. Fulfillment of the Davidic Covenant. Daily Devotion of Psalm 89. 1-2). We can get pretty busy in our lives and not think about God's great mercy; it's very easy, especially if we live a comfortable life, to take God for granted. Devotional. Rejoice, verses 11-12. Blessed be the LORD forever! 3 I have made a covenant with My chosen, I have sworn to My servant David: 4 ˜Your seed I will establish forever, and build up your throne to all generations. My covenant will I not break, nor alter the thing that is gone out of my lips.” (Psalm 89:33-34) All of us believe in many things. Daily Nugget: Although many of the Psalms are prophetic, many can be applied to today's Christian walks. The exalted expectations are then contrasted with the harsh realities of the Messiah’s life during his incarnation. Verses 1-2 celebrate the LORD’s steadfast love, linking divine faithfulness … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 89:1-4, 15-18" 14 Righteousness and justice are the foundation of your throne; love and faithfulness go before you. Psalm 89 A Short Study All Old Testament scripture is to be read with the anticipation of meeting God and having Him 'speak' to us. As reminded in Psalm 89, pray today that you will live your life in praise to God for His mercy and faithfulness, but also remembering that God alone saves us from the power of death. To be faithful is not only to be loyal and constant, but to be true to one’s promises. Psalm 98:9 Parents … Today's Read the Bible devotional passages are from Deuteronomy 6, Psalm 89, Isaiah 34, and Revelation 4. Verses 1 to 4 introduce two themes that will be further expanded in the psalm. One day that glory will be plainly visible to all. But then Babylon defeats the nation of Israel, and King Nebuchadnezzar takes over. He then recounts God's faithfulness to David because God made a covenant with David promising that He would establish David's throne forever. ». God is merciful (vss. Faithfulness is part of God’s nature, as we saw yesterday, and our reading for today says that God’s faithfulness “surrounds” him. 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