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ISSL Reflections October 31 2021 Psalms 149:1-5, 150 Post 1

I.This week we turn to the last two Psalms in the Book of Psalms, as we also end our time with the book of Psalms for now. Spend some time with these Psalms and notice what holds your attention. II.Psalm … Continue reading

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ISSL Reflections October 24 2021 Psalm 84 Post 2

IV.This Psalm sure seems to speak a lot about the “place” it references – the physical location of singing, praying, and praising. Does it seem that way to you? As you spend time with the Psalm today, pay attention to … Continue reading

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ISSL Reflections October 24 2021 Psalm 84 Post 1

I.This week our focus is on Psalm 84. The Psalmist opens with – How lovely is your dwelling place,O Lord of hosts! As you spend time with this Psalm and read it several times, notice what is claimed to be … Continue reading

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ISSL Reflections October 17 2021 Psalm 107:1-9, 39-43 Post 3

O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good;for his steadfast love endures forever.Let the redeemed of the Lord say so… (Psalm 107:1-2a) Let those who are wise give heed to these things,and consider the steadfast love of the … Continue reading

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ISSL Reflections October 17 2021 Psalm 107:1-9, 39-43 Post 2

IV.As we return to Psalm 107 today let the words that close the Psalm be your path into hearing this Psalm – Let those who are wise give heed to these things,and consider the steadfast love of the Lord. (Psalm … Continue reading

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ISSL Reflections October 17 2021 Psalm 107:1-9, 39-43 Post 1

I. This week we will focus on some of Psalm 107. First, take a few moments and hold these words from the Psalm in your soul –  O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good;    for his steadfast love … Continue reading

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ISSL Reflections October 10 2021 Psalm 9:1-12 Post 3

VIII.The Psalmist begins – “I will give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart …” Whole-hearted thankfulness, whole-hearted praise – What does that look like? What does that sound like? What does that feel like? Today spend time with … Continue reading

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ISSL Reflections October 10 2021 Psalm 9:1-12 Post 2

IV.Let’s start today by going back to the Psalm for another “slow” reading. Let’s not rush over it, thinking we know what it says, but rather take our time to let the words of the Psalmist rest in our minds … Continue reading

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ISSL Reflections October 10 2021 Psalm 9:1-12 Post 1

I.Last week we heard that we are to, “Make a joyful noise …” This week the Psalmist begins his words to us with, I will give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart;I will tell of all your wonderful … Continue reading

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ISSL Reflections October 3 2021 Psalm 100 Post 3

VIII.Let’s return to Psalm 100 and as you read it pay attention to what it tells you about who you are. IX.Psalm 100 (NRSV) Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth.Worship the Lord with gladness;come into his … Continue reading

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