Psalms 5

Saturday, April 30

No new scripture


Take some time today to reflect upon the Psalms that have ministered most to your heart. We're back at it tomorrow!

Sunday, May 1

Psalms 5:1-2

"1 Give ear to my words, O Lord;

consider my groaning.

2 Give attention to the sound of my cry,

my King and my God,

for to you do I pray."

Monday, May 2

Psalms 5:3-4

"3 O Lord, in the morning you hear my voice;

in the morning I prepare a sacrifice for you and watch.

4 For you are not a God who delights in wickedness;

evil may not dwell with you."

Tuesday, May 3

Psalms 5:5-6

"5 The boastful shall not stand before your eyes;

you hate all evildoers.

6 You destroy those who speak lies;

the Lord abhors the bloodthirsty and deceitful man."

Wednesday, May 4

Psalms 5:7-8

"7 But I, through the abundance of your steadfast love,

will enter your house.

I will bow down toward your holy temple

in the fear of you.

8 Lead me, O Lord, in your righteousness

because of my enemies;

make your way straight before me."

Thursday, May 5

Psalms 5:9-10

"9 For there is no truth in their mouth;

their inmost self is destruction;

their throats an open grave;

they flatter with their tongue.

10 Make them bear their guilt, O God;

let them fall by their own counsels;

because of the abundance of their transgressions cast them out,

for they have rebelled against you."

Friday, May 6

Psalms 5:11-12

"11 But let all who take refuge in you rejoice;

let them ever sing for joy,

and spread your protection over them,

that those who love your name may exult in you.

12 For you bless the righteous, O Lord;

you cover him with favor as with a shield."