of his enemies, David’s faith never wavers. Pray in light of God’s kingdom purposes. background of this psalm. trust in Him and serve Him faithfully. He worked that evening to deliver me. This teaches us that God can use our worst trials to deepen our trust in Him and to produce praises that will encourage His people. What about you? 2. Why is this wrong? And he knows that in the end, Delighting in the Law of God Summer Psalms. David calls upon the Lord to deliver him. Matthew 10:16, 21-22 - Jesus even warned His disciples that as He sent them 1. 3. 'Behold, I will raise up adversity against you from your own house; and I Zadok and the Levites were carrying the ark to join David in his escape. You are always surrounded by a cadre of Secret Service agents whose job is to protect you at risk of their own lives. The resentment built and Absalom began to court the disgruntled people in the kingdom, offering himself as a more sympathetic leader than his powerful father was. 5. James Montgomery Boice points out that since these titles are in the canonical text of the Hebrew Bible, “They are to be taken with absolute seriousness throughout.” Joseph told the cupbearer (Gen. 40:13), “Pharaoh will lift up your head and restore you to your office.” (See, also Gen. 40:20; 2 Kings 25:27 [NASB, margin]; Ps. Of course, Jesus, David’s Son, went through similar trials as He hung upon the cross. But after his return, David refused to see his wayward son for two years. commandment of the LORD, to do evil in His sight? '11 Thus says the LORD: Psalm 3 . Even my own familiar friend in whom I trusted, Who ate my bread, Has lifted Pray that God will act so that He will be glorified and His people will be blessed and strengthened. What is it about sleep that calls for trust and faith? Although David subsequently repented when the prophet Nathan confronted him, David’s sins set in motion a series of God-ordained devastating consequences. teach our children to pray, “Now I lay me down to sleep, I pray the Lord my He shields us from the enemy’s attacks. O LORD, how many are my foes! No one dared to get on his bad side. 1) Psalm 3 is the first in a series of Psalms that. by John Walvoord & Roy Zuck [Victor Books], 1:793). deducted that whether they are inspired or not, they are accurate as to killed him with the sword of the people of Ammon.10 Now therefore, the sword 1 Blessed is the man who doesn’t walk in the counsel of the wicked, nor stand in the way of sinners, nor sit in the seat of scoffers; 2 but his delight is in Yahweh’s law. taken the wife of Uriah the Hittite to be your wife. And now that he lies down, he will rise up no more." lie down and sleep; I wake again, because the LORD. “The Fast Lane or the Right Path” – A Sermon on Psalm 1. Many whom he had thought were allies and friends had abandoned him and sided with his rebellious son. II. His was a Ecclesiastes 5:12 – the sleep of a laboring man is sweet, D.         We It is the most bitter of all afflictions to be lead [sic] to fear that there is no help for us in God. 16-17). He had extended Israel’s dominion far beyond its borders. LORD, how many are my foes! What do you do when life falls apart? I lie down and sleep; I wake again, because the LORD sustains me. Are we right with God when we pillow our head? When you give orders, a bunch of underlings jump to make it happen. '11 Thus says the LORD: many enemies. Chapter Every now and then you hear of a news story about people who do something very brave, acting without any fear of what might happen. long…”  The theme of the book of Revelation could be, “The Avenging of the "THE BOOK OF PSALMS" Psalm 3 - A Morning Prayer For God's Protection OBJECTIVES IN STUDYING THIS PSALM 1) To note how historical events often served as the impetus for the writing of particular psalms 2) To observe the use and possible meaning of the word "Selah" 3) To consider how David trusted in the Lord to deliver him from his enemies SUMMARY The heading attributes this psalm … Second, verse 2 reports the words of David’s enemies, who were impugning his relationship with God. Some say that to pray in faith means to “command God” to act according to His promises. Psalm 110:3 I. by Frank Gaebelein [Zondervan], 5:74). David turned this horrible experience of betrayal, emotional pain, and nearly being killed into a song of praise. In the process, the leaders of the rebellion impugn not only the pastor’s teaching and his leadership, but also his motives: “He doesn’t really care for hurting people like you.” “He isn’t walking closely with God.” When people that you have cared for and prayed for slander your motives, it really hurts! But David sent them back into the city, saying (2 Sam. When He answers, He gets the glory, you get the joy, and God’s people get the blessing. Many are saying of my soul, ‘There is no deliverance for him in God.’” The first, second, and final strophes are followed by “Selah,” which is probably a musical notation meaning, “pause,” or “crescendo.”. The whole of Psalm 3, but especially verses 5-6, is a real-life drama illustrating Philippians 4:6-7: “Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. Exactly what will befall him he could not say, but he It reminds me of Peter on the night before his intended execution. 14 – Absalom returns and David forgives him. David not only prayed; he also escaped and then organized his army to fight the enemy. He knew the Lord was with him. David was probably alone and he poured out his spirit to God whom he knew II. The valley of the As reports came in of the tens of thousands set against him, he was not afraid (Ps. Chapter 15 – Absalom then with looks and persuasion turns the people against David and he is forced to flee the city of Jerusalem for his life. “To lift up the head” is a Hebrew expression for restoring someone who is cast down to his dignity and position. together against me; Against me they devise my hurt. One of the newer practices on the World Wide Web is blogging . Psalm 4 is sometimes called “the evening psalm” Tonight we will examine 3 “Let us u burst their bonds apart. His military prowess was legendary. knowing that everything will be alright, even if we don’t arise? Sometimes this is referred to as “the morning Will you forget me forever? Conclusion. who lifted his heel against him – probably Ahithophel, one who deserted shall lie with your wives in the sight of this sun.12 For you did it 12:10-12, “Why have you despised the rely on past experience – God has been with him through so much, he now 4:4-7), 3. Then what happened? Life changed drastically on that fateful day for Mr. and Mrs. Nixon! one who is poor in spirit and mourns his plight before God – Matthew 5:3-4. Scripture: Psalm 1. He On one such occasion, as I faced a difficult meeting that evening, I spent the day fasting and seeking the Lord in prayer. shall lie with your wives in the sight of this sun.12 For you did it 5. looking toward the future. A. You had no hint of the situation in advance. He cursed at David, threw stones at him, and accused him of being a worthless man who had brought about his own downfall by being a man of bloodshed (these events are described in 2 Samuel 15 & 16). 6 Though thousands come against my life, I will not be afraid or fear. This is cannot sleep? Many people can quote portions of this Psalm, but do they truly know the Psalm and the meaning for which it was written. You move out of the White House. I realized that not only was my survival as a pastor at this church at stake, but also the well being of the church. The Search OF the Savior: Why Jesus Came, Part 1 (Luke 19:1-10), Bible Storying Series - Teaching The Story Of God Chronologically. 1 Peter 5:6-7 – we are to cast all our cares upon him. When he fled from his son Absalom. loudly” (Spurgeon). Maybe that’s why he is called a man after God’s heart! Psalm 3 – Peace in the Midst of the Storm. Understanding that background gives us insight into the actual meaning of this 4:38, C.          IS But suddenly, you realized that you had been lied to and deceived for a long time. The whole thing begins to snowball. How long will my enemy triumph over me? Your words are plastered on the front pages of newspapers around the world. as one observes life and trust in God. Jesus was in the boat sleeping when the panicking disciples awoke Him- Mark 3:6). If I should die before I wake, I pray the Lord my soul to secretly, but I will do this thing before all Israel, before the sun. It is a psalm of frustration Introduction: In Psalms 3 we meet David in times of trouble. David’s son Absalom had decided to take family matters into his own hands, so he killed his half-brother Amnon for raping his sister Tamar. But as I walked up the sidewalk towards the meeting that evening, I was anxious. David wrote Psalm 3. Because you are helpless. 5 “I. 3. Perhaps you thought that things were fine at work, but you suddenly got called into the boss’ office and were fired under false allegations brought against you by those you had trusted. John Piper Jul 21, 1980 64 Shares Sermon. I think of Psalm 3 as a page in David s Journal or, if they had such things in his day, it … Nobody cares anymore what you say or think, unless you’re ready to confess your guilt in the scandal. Grand Rapids: Baker, Grand Rapids, 2003. The crown of righteousness when sin and death are forever defeated and God's people share in eternal glory, 2 Tim. hurts the most. There are times when God’s people need to be reminded, afresh and anew, whose we are and whom we serve. 15:25-26), “Return the ark of God to the city. this psalm. Revelation 6:10-11 describes the souls of martyred saints crying, “How 5:13 – is anyone among you suffering, let him pray. Or, much to your shock, your mate suddenly announced that he was having an affair, he was leaving you immediately and filing for divorce. vehement prayer. Scoundrel! during this time that David penned this psalm. They were saying, “Hypocrite! sister. 1. On January 17, 2004, a 66-ton whale died and was beached on the southwestern coast of Taiwan, near the city of Tainan. In a make-believe world, David could have said, “Amen” after verse 6. Tamar’s brother, Absalom, took revenge by murdering Amnon. You didn’t know how you would provide for your family. Many Enemies Have Increased (1-2). Chapter 4 Outlines . B. enemies. Christianity garners enemies. When he fled from his son Absalom. rebellion against God. But, Jesus was without any sin or guilt. Do we The Search OF the Savior: Why Jesus Came, Part 2 (Gal. First, David’s adversaries were increasing in number. 6:10). 3:14). He was so sound asleep in the prison between two guards that the angel sent to rescue him had to hit him to wake him up (Acts 12:7)! 3 But You, Lord, are my strength and shield, My glory, who my head lifts still. J. J. S. Perowne (The Book of Psalms [Zondervan], p. 123) observes that David’s crying to the Lord with his voice does not express “a single act, but the habit of a life.” Spurgeon said (ibid., p. 26), “We need not fear a frowning world while we rejoice in a prayer-hearing God.”. demonstrate the trust in God that David had? Psalms 46:1-7 Our Refuge and Strength. David’s final exclamation, “Salvation belongs to the Lord,” shows that David was not depending on his troops, or his counselors that he had planted to mislead Absalom, or on any military strategy. 15 – Absalom then with looks and persuasion turns the people against David 4. Strophe two (3:3-4) records his initial prayer. Then we get to v. 4, and it doesn't fit. I call out to the LORD, and he answers me from his holy mountain. Even my own familiar friend in whom I trusted, Who ate my bread, Has lifted Scripture: Psalm 1. Whether the Lord restored David to his place of earthly prominence or not, God was his glory. Sermon Central ... What To Do When You Bombed Sunday's Sermon By SermonCentral on January 2, 2021 How To Review Your Year For A Better New Year By SermonCentral on December 31, 2020 our sleep a restful sleep? Many are rising up against me. David’s restoration as king. He wasn’t really worried. 3:24 spiritually. LORD, how many are my foes! SermonAudio.com - Psalm 3 Sermons. Life fell apart. David's central request in Psalm 5: Lead me, O Lord, in your righteousness because of my enemies, make Your way straight before my face. Matthew 10:35-36 – a man’s enemies will be those of his own household. How many rise up against me! A leader or several leaders begin to spread seeds of discontent among the church. Although David had great earthly acclaim before this catastrophe, he is acknowledging that his identification with the Lord is his only claim to glory. Life fell apart. All of his servants and their little ones hastily grabbed what they could and took off towards the wilderness. Introduction. As low as $30/day. the first of many psalms to contain a title describing who wrote it and the commandment of the LORD, to do evil in His sight? One of the blessings of the child of God is a confidence that God is "An evil disease," they Do 2 Many are saying of me, "God will not deliver him." He was the anointed king of God’s people. Save Me, O My God - A Psalm of David, when he fled from Absalom his son. out as sheep in the midst of wolves they would be hated by all for His many are they that rise up against me.. 2 Many there be which say of my soul, There is no help for him in God. 2 How long must I wrestle with my thoughts and day after day have sorrow in my heart? “But You” (3:3) reflects David’s shift of focus from his frightening circumstances (3:1-2) to the Lord in prayer. Here Your many years of love and sacrifice on his behalf were met with scorn and anger. 2:1-10; Ps. “Why have you despised the James 1:5-6, IV. From 1977-1992 he was the pastor of Lake Gregory Community Church in Crestline, California. is the confidence of the Christian, 1. You were both involved in your local church and in your children’s activities. Salvation belongs to the Lord. Scriptures: Psalm 73. 2. Absalom fled into exile for several years, but later was permitted to return. David followed them, weeping, and walking barefoot with his head covered in shame. Few of us have gone through anything close to the trauma that David was experiencing. God is not on the side of such a phony!” C. H. Spurgeon (A Treasury of David [Baker], 1:25) writes. say, "clings to him. do anything to us, V.                  Life as you knew it suddenly changed drastically and fell apart. BLESSED IS THE GODLY PERSON. started with David’s sin with Bathsheba – 2 Samuel 11. Psalm 40:1–3 1 I ... drew me up from w the pit of destruction, out of x the miry bog, and y set my feet upon a rock, z making my steps secure. He wrote a psalm! word that is some sort of musical term. Psalm 3 shows us that…. together against me; Against me they devise my hurt. Think also of Jesus as he was betrayed by Judas Iscariot. He graduated from Dallas Theological Seminary (Th.M., 1976 in Bible exposition) and Califo... More, Happy New Year: Past, Present, and Future Perspectives, 4. It must have been terrifically shocking, depressing, and humiliating for Mr. and Mrs. Nixon to endure. You are always the center of attention. Even if our enemies kill us, we can have God’s peace in our soul. Everything makes sense in our understanding of a shepherd leading his flock to green grass and calm waters. Copyright, Steven J. Cole, 2008, All Rights Reserved. their origin than we are. We recently studied this as we looked at the shield of faith as a part of our spiritual armor (Eph. If I find favor in the sight of the Lord, then He will bring me back again and show me both it and His habitation. 2. Some think that Ezra wrote some of them as an we pray that prayer ourselves? After the superscription, which gives us the circumstances, the psalm falls into four strophes of two verses each. He’s not informing God, but rather laying his burden on the Lord. 107:9, 33-42). But the next day, you resign in disgrace, your presidency a shambles. These leaders, like Absalom, always seem understanding and ready to listen (see 2 Sam. Apostles and Prophets”. James So when David asked God to deliver him, he saw it in terms of God’s blessing His people. psalm”. where David found his strength and it is where we too find strength. 2. Although, as I said, I’ve never gone through anything close to David’s experience, I have weathered a few difficult attacks. Salvation belongs to the Lord; Your blessing be upon Your people.”. David is acknowledging to God that he is not able in himself to handle this overwhelming situation. Many are saying of me, ‘God will not deliver him.’ But you, LORD, are a shield around me, my glory, the One who lifts my head high. When the NASB uses “Lord” (not small caps), it is translating the Hebrew, Adonai, meaning “Sovereign Lord.” “Lord” in small caps translates Yahweh, the personal, covenant name of God. It is they date beyond our earliest manuscripts. Why does God not always remove the consequences of our sins, even after we’ve repented? will take your wives before your eyes and give them to your neighbor, and he They were standing behind me. It is related to the Hebrew verb, “to be,” so that God tells Moses, “I am who I am” (Exod. But if He should say thus, ‘I have no delight in you,’ behold, here I am, let Him do to me as seems good to Him.” David’s heart was humbled before God. Because of this it can safely be Hittite with the sword; you have taken his wife to be your wife, and have Have you even been so bothered by something that you A. rested. Paul on z Zion, my a holy hill.” 7 I will tell of the decree: The L ord said to me, b “You are my Son; today I have begotten you. Psalm 41:9 (“All who hate me whisper Thus when life was falling apart, David laid hold of the Lord in prayer. confidence? Dig into this Psalm and share it’s important truths with your congregation. I cried aloud to the LORD, and he answered me from his holy hill. But this pastor told me that the elders at my former church had been up past midnight praying for me. This is a As Christians, we will share in Christ’s glory (2 Thess. It was as if the Lord said, “I haven’t heard you thanking Me for this opportunity to trust Me.” I stopped, bowed my head, and whispered, “Lord, thank You for this trial.” I immediately sensed His peace. knows he can still trust Him. At press conferences, reporters try to parse the nuance of your every sentence. How many rise up against me! It is a psalm that shows David’s trust in the Lord both as he wrote and Find Top Church Sermons, Illustrations, and Preaching Slides on Psalm 1:1-3. How many rise up against me! As punishment for his actions, Absalom was forced to live in exiles for many years. 2 Thessalonians 1:6-9 – Those who trouble you will pay for it. But even though now David was separated geographically from the symbol of God’s dwelling place, the separation was no hindrance to his prayers. David his punishment included that the sword would never depart from David’s To this end, turn to the 93 rd Psalm.. 2. Where is the proper balance between prayer and the use of permissible means? What you say can make the stock market shoot up or down. 3-Week Series for the New Year. David’s final request, “Your blessing be upon Your people,” shows that David was not praying selfishly. 3. There is question as to the inspiration of these titles as pause” while others see it as a call to “lift up the strain – sing more 3 Look on me and answer, Lord my God. After the superscription, which gives us the circumstances, the psalm falls into four strophes of two verses each. By way of application, it refers to God restoring to us the joy that we had before the crisis brought us low. Paul had the same attitude toward the end of Title: A psalm of David. 2. Ministry Centre. If your world has fallen apart because you’ve been wiped out financially, or your marriage is in trouble or your child has rebelled, don’t just pray selfishly so that your happy world might be restored. David cries out (3:1-2), “O Lord, how my adversaries have increased! His enemies taunted Him (Matt. 15:2-6). When we cast ourselves on God alone for deliverance, He gets all the praise when He answers our prayers. The verbs may be translated as petitions (VanGemeren, 5:78) or they may reflect David’s sure confidence that God would act. A. PSALM 1:1-3. You were out of work and the firing made the prospect of finding another job look bleak. Absalom was forced to live in a make-believe world, David uses the same verb ask. Could have said, “ God will act so that he wrote if... And humiliating for Mr. and Mrs. Nixon shield – Ephesians 6:16 deceived for a long time: should! 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