‘We might not wage war as the world does, but there is a fight against evil within and without and we are called to it.’ Simon unpacks Psalm 110 and makes sense of its militaristic language.
Simon Curran reads Psalm 109 and contemplates its strong language – a sure condemnation of the violence and evil the Psalmist faces and a clear demand for accountability and justice.
Simon Curran explores Psalm 108, a mashup of two previous Psalms, and asks why David chose to reuse old words in a new context.
In Psalm 107, we’re introduced to the God who stills the storm – the echo of which is seen when Jesus stills the storm on Galilee.
Simon Curran continues our series of Psalms devotionals with a reading of Psalm 106: a call to praise that soon becomes a litany of rebellion.
‘There may be times when we would like God to “get a move on” but the psalm encourages us that God is faithful, even if we have to wait.’ Psalm 105 remembers God’s faithfulness to Israel and invites us to remember his faithfulness to us.
Simon Curran explores Psalm 104, reminding us of the goodness of creation – and the goodness of our God who created, sustains and one day will renew it.
In this week’s devotional, Simon Curran reminds us with Psalm 103 the character and goodness of our God, who alone is worthy of our worship.
Simon Curran draws out the theme of lament in Psalm 102, highlighting the eternal and present nature of God.
Continuing our series on the Psalms, Simon explores Psalm 101 and how we can use it to pray for those in leadership in our society.
At the start of a new series of reflections on the words of Christ during the crucifixion, Calvin Horner considers Jesus’ prayer for forgiveness.