Psalm 23

The Life You've Always Wanted

Pursued by Love

May 16, 2021 • Michael Roop

David concludes his poem by reflecting on the end of his path. If the Lord is his shepherd, where does the shepherding care of the Lord lead?

Abundant Provision

May 9, 2021 • Michael Roop

When the sun rises on David's dark valley, the worst of his fears are confirmed: he is surrounded by enemies. Surrounded by constant threat, he finds himself feasting on the infinite delight God has for him.

Nothing to Fear

May 2, 2021 • Michael Roop

As David expresses the deep darkness found in valleys and ravines of life, he reminds himself, and us, of the one core truth of the Gospel that assures our souls in times of distress: that God is still with us.

On the Right Path

April 25, 2021 • Michael Roop

As David makes a turn from green pastures and still waters to dark valleys and enemy camps, these two lines of poetry give the key insight into how a good and sovereign Shepherd can lead us into times of trial.

A Restored Soul

April 18, 2021 • Michael Roop

If the LORD is my Shepherd, what is the daily experience of His tender care? Through David's poetic imagery, we see that the care of God restores me to the depths of my being.

Lacking Nothing

April 11, 2021 • Michael Roop

We all want to live a life that matters. The quest for meaning is one of the most universal human instincts. For six weeks, we explore one of the most famous passages in the Bible and listen as King David reflects on finding and experiencing a life worth living.