We are excited to dig into this with you on Sunday at Renner Park at 10am! People with the greatest understanding of all that God is are the ones with the most reason to praise Him. The Psalmist envisions the time when all of the earth will be gathered before this great city. Psalms 48:2 Beautiful for situation, the joy of the whole earth, is mount Zion, on the sides of the north, the city of the great King. He is deeply concerned about His people and cares for each one of His children. As we have heard, So we have seen in the city of the Lord of hosts, in the city of our God; God will establish it forever. Daily Devotional In Christ Daily Devotional Video 7/1/2020 - PSALM 48 : 9, DEUTERONOMY 33 : 12, PSALM 37 : 4 It works everywhere you sign in, even with the mobile app! Beautiful in elevation, the joy of the whole earth, is Mount Zion on the sides of the north, the city of the great King. In the city of our God, in His holy mountain. . A psalm of the Sons of Korah. But what about after death? Christians begin their eternity with Christ the moment they become a believer. Feeds: Posts Comments. A Bible Devotion from Psalm 48Great is the Lord, and Greatly to be Praised, Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised. Sing unto the Lord a new song, and his praise in the congregation of saints. . Don't have an account? . May 2, 2020. Next: Psalm 49, The Redemption of Souls is Costly, More devotions on the 48th Psalm from my blog, Daily Bible Devotions, Psalm 48Psalms 1 - 40Psalms 41 - 84Psalms 85 - 118Psalm 119Psalms 120 - 150 Daily Bible Devotions Home, linda@devotional-reflections-from-the-Bible.com, Psalm 48 looks forward to the New Jerusalem on Mount Zion. Pray today that you would live in the full knowledge of God who is your refuge both now and forever! He is deeply concerned about His people and cares for each one of His children. Psalms 48:3 God is known in her palaces for a refuge. A Psalm of the sons of Korah. Psalm 40:10 I have not covered up Your righteousness in my heart; I have declared Your faithfulness and salvation; I have not concealed Your loving devotion or truth from the great assembly. Now the psalmist understands what God is doing; He is driving him step by step to the ultimate refuge of any believer in any time of testing: the Word of God, which is the truth of God coupled with the light. Where are YOU from? Psalm 48 The principal at the school my children attend has a little responsive saying he uses with the students. Sonlight Devotional. The truth is God's Word; the light is your understanding of it. Praise ye the Lord. Posted by davidkitz in Devotions, Psalm 48, Psalms ≈ 4 Comments. Psalm 48 is one of the “songs of Zion,” psalms that extol the characteristics of Jerusalem by its evocative name Zion. 2 Beautiful for situation, the joy of the whole earth, is mount Zion, on the sides of the north, the city of the great King. Praying through Psalm 48:14 . It's a panoramic view of God's city with the minds eye. How sad! For this is God, our God forever and ever; He will be our guide even to death. {48:2} Audite hæc omnes gentes: auribus percipite omnes, qui habitatis orbem: {48:2} Hear these things, all nations. So often when times get hard, tragedies happen, sic Think this week about what part you play in adding to that joy. Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness. Even after looking through the magnificent components of the construction of Jerusalem, the one thing the Psalmist encourages the reader to do, is to tell of the greatness of God. 2 It is beautiful in its loftiness, the joy of the whole earth. 48:1–2). God is to be praised; He is our refuge. The title of this psalm is A Song. Thank You that You are with me through every circumstance of life and have promised to be with me for ever and ever.. and to be my guide unto death. Treasury of Scripture. Encounter God Here. God is in her palaces; He is known as her refuge. It is not only the center of armed security (48:4–8), but the locus where God’s people meditate on his unfailing love (48:9), the center of praise (48:10). Like our songs, they address a variety of topics and situations from simply giving praise, being comforted in times of trouble, of the need to have sin forgiven, and hope in times of war. He will be our guide even unto death. Psalm 48. Towers, ramparts, and citadels fall. 2 Beautiful for situation, the joy of the whole earth, is mount Zion, on the sides of the north, the city of the great King. Tags. And the praise of the psalmist is directed toward two entities. What a word of triumph! When this earth is destroyed God will create a new Heaven and a new earth where all of the true saints of God will live forever. Zion, the City of Our God A Song. For behold, the kings assembled, they passed by together. We have thought of your loving kindness, O God, in the middle of your temple. These sons of Korah were Levites, from the family of Kohath. Any lists of psalm types are likely to vary from one list-maker to another, but most lists I checked included at least 46, 48, 76, 84, 87, and 122. Sharon Y. Greer. Ask God to … When you think/talk of the history of the church, who tends to be the main character(s). Pay attention, all inhabitants of the world: {48:3} Quique terrigenæ, et filii hominum: simul in unum dives et pauper. 08/12/16 - Devotionals Ps 48:1-7 1 Great is the LORD, and most worthy of praise, in the city of our God, his holy mountain. Read along and pray with us as we look at Psalm 48 today. Great is the LORD, and most worthy of praise, in the city of our God, his holy mountain. By David’s time it seems they served in the musical aspect of the temple worship (2 Chronicles 20:19). He says, “God is good!” The children reply, “All the time!” Then he repeats, “All the time!” And the kids exclaim, “God is good!” It’s a good reminder and rally cry. So for the psalmist, “the city of our God, his holy mountain” is not only “beautiful” but “the joy of the whole earth” (Ps. Psalm 48 is a praise psalm. 4 For, lo, the kings were assembled, they passed by together. Get these devotionals delivered to your inbox! Psalm 43:3-4. The 48th Psalm, verses 1-6a, 8, and 14, NKJV. Psalm 48 - A song. Posts Tagged ‘Psalm 48’ Devils Get Their Life and Energy from Man. Thought--its highest theme and material aid Three points stand out distinctly in the text, all of … thought. http://www.calvaryhillsboro.org/ Thank you for supporting Calvary Hillsboro. Psalm 48 – The City of the Great King. God has made us a beautiful city high in the mountains that is established for all eternity. Twitter; Facebook; Email; Psalm 47 Psalm 48 Psalm 49. | Sign up today at https://daily.sv.cc I think most clearly in verse eight as we have heard so have we seen in the city of the Lord of hosts in the city of our God, which God will establish forever. Psalm 48:14 God our Father is great and is greatly to be praised in every area of our lives. More devotions on the 48th Psalm from my blog, Psalm 49, The Redemption of Souls is Costly. It reminds us that it is good to reflect upon our future in heaven in the city of the great King. How can the church be a “joy of the whole earth”? Psalm 26:3 For Your loving devotion is before my eyes, and I have walked in Your truth. (Verses 1-8) Great is the LORD, and most worthy of praise, in the city of our God, his holy mountain. Sign In . Psalm 48 1 A Song and Psalm for the sons of Korah. Beautiful in its loftiness, the joy of the whole earth, like the heights of Zaphon is Mount Zion, the city … Our God remains forever. 3 God is known in her palaces for a refuge. . When we have plenty of money, protection, safety, etc.? Posted in Overcoming, tagged Energy from Man, Heylel, Job, Psalm 48, Zion on August 19, 2019| Leave a Comment » [Printable version] Scripture reading: Genesis 3:14-19. Beautiful in its loftiness, the joy of the whole earth, like the heights of Zaphon is Mount Zion, the city of the Great King. {48:1} Unto the end. Instead of the city being a fortress for her king, God is the fortress for His city. Psalm 48 looks forward to the New Jerusalem on Mount Zion. Pastor Matt shares a mid-week devotional on Psalm 48, asking what's life like as a citizen of God's city? HINT: Since there are such a large number of resources on this page (>10,000 links) you might consider beginning with the more recent commentaries that briefly discuss all 150 Psalms - Paul Apple (750 pages), Thomas Constable, David Guzik, Bob Utley.For more devotional thoughts consider Spurgeon's The Treasury of David, … It reminds us that it is good to reflect upon our future in heaven. We view that "hurrying away" in many different forms: denying God, creating a God who is more pleasing, ignoring God, trusting in our own abilities instead of seeking the help of God, etc. Knowledge results in worship and obedience. How has God adorned the church to make it beautiful? Thank You Father that You are my God and thank You for loving me enough to send Your Son, Jesus Christ, to die on the cross for me. Return to the Main Player. They pass by and marvel at it, but then are troubled and hurry away in fear. People with the greatest understanding of all that God is are the ones with the most reason to praise Him. Even the true believers tend to fall into some of these categories. Thank You, in Jesus name I pray, AMEN. God is in her citadels; he has shown himself to be her fortress. First, the psalmist praises a particular city – Mount Zion – Jerusalem. By Sandy Robertson. A Bible Devotion from Psalm 48 Great is the Lord, and Greatly to be Praised Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised. In the city of our God, in His holy mountain. Look at the God we have. Psalm 48 // Kyle Glenn This devotion is centered around Psalm 48, by Kyle Glenn, our Tempe Campus Pastor. PSALMS RESOURCES Commentaries, Sermons, Illustrations, Devotionals. Register! Contact Us, Children’s Church: The Wise Men and the Gift of Jesus. God our Father is great and is greatly to be praised in every area of our lives. Instead of the city being a fortress for her king, God is the fortress for His city. Subscribe to the Daily Devotional; Bible Reference Share . Look at the reaction of the kings of the earth! Pete took his dinner from the oven and sat down at … . The City of God Devotional. A Psalm of the Sons of Korah. How does a growing knowledge of the Lord bring about greater affection for Him? They saw it, and so they marveled; they were troubled, they hastened away. And the the The main idea is summarize. Psalm 137 (“by the rivers of Babylon”) refers to “the songs of Zion.” Daily Bible Verse and Devotion – Psalm 4:8 Posted on November 13, 2017. The City of the Great King Psalm 48:1-14 The Book of Psalms was the Hebrew hymn book. His holy mountain, 2 beautiful in elevation, is the joy of all the earth, Mount Zion, in the far north, the city of the great King. Knowledge results in worship and obedience. A Song. But … How can that beauty be increased in your own life? Fear took hold of them there . 1 Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, in the mountain of His holiness. A psalm of the Sons of Korah. How would this knowledge precede and change our desires and actions? That's the theme of Psalm 48. Psalms 48:4 For, lo, the kings were assembled, they passed by together. He is interested in the daily round of our lives.. our homes, our work and the communities in which we live. In peace I will lie down and sleep, for you alone, LORD, make me dwell in safety. King David reminds us at the end of this song that this God he has been singing about is our God and He is the guide of our lives. Psalms 48:1 Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness. Today's Devotional; Devotional Submissions; PrayerLine; Site Guide; Subscription Managing; Search Results for: "Psalm 48:" Forever And Ever. 6:4 Devotional Articles Sermons Prayer Guide Videos Daniel's Blog Audio Podcast Featured. You do not have to wait until then to have the peace and joy that comes to the believers in Christ. A Psalm to the sons of Korah. What are we often tempted to trust in when things are going well? He is interested in the daily round of our lives.. our homes, our work and the communities in which we live. It’s also a good filter to see life through. . Reading: Psalm 48 A song. 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