In His Grip (Psalm 16)

In His Grip Acts 2:22-39 A Michtam of David. 1  Preserve me, O God, for in You I put my trust. 2  O my soul, you have said to the LORD, “You are my Lord, My goodness is nothing apart from You.”   REFUGE IN YHWH ALONE! The Golden Psalm’s of David.  The LORD preserves, [Continue Reading…]

To Never Be Moved (Psalm 15)

To Never Be Moved A Psalm of David. 1  LORD, who? may abide in Your tabernacle? Who? may dwell in Your holy hill?   The prescription of life before God requires instruction.  This is a song of hope and instruction.  It takes the form of positive teaching and negative teaching, those things we are to [Continue Reading…]

“Fixing our eyes on JESUS, the author and perfecter of our faith!” Hebrews 12:2

By Alexander Smellie This is how I am justified and forgiven. Not by the hopeless endeavor to win and fight my way to the favor of God and the Celestial City–but by looking to Jesus only, and by leaning on Him absolutely. “Nothing in my hands I bring, Simply to Your cross I cling!” This [Continue Reading…]

Our Defense is YHWH (Psalm 7)

Psalm 7 Sermon Notes and Sermon A.     Verses 1-2 correspond to v 17 as a praise and testimony of the Lords deliverance.  The greatness of the Lord is in view. B.     Verse 3-7 Contrast v 12-16 the Vindication of the Lord (toward the righteous) against His condemnation of the wicked. B.     Note both actions are [Continue Reading…]

Therefore I Will Flee to My One Refuge! by Alexander Smellie from “The Secret Place” 1907

Therefore I Will Flee to My One Refuge! I am glad that He sees my ways, before He heals me. It is a great satisfaction to feel that there is One Who comprehends perfectly the worst of my nature and my conduct. I am concealed to a certain extent even from my nearest human friends. [Continue Reading…]