Psalm 119: Living by the Word

Living in the Tension

Psalm 119:161-176 • November 11, 2018 • Ryan Kelly

Standing in awe of God's Word, the Psalmist provides a perspective on the world, a passion and praise for the Word evidenced through his weary and wayward pleas.


Psalm 119:145-160 • November 4, 2018 • Ryan Kelly

The Psalmist continually calls out to God for help as trouble nears, trusting that God is near and that God will provide salvation based on His word, promises and steadfast love.

The Wonderful, Righteous Word

Psalm 119:129-144 • October 28, 2018 • Ryan Kelly

The unfolding of God's Word is wonderful and produces light and longing which leads to biblical petitions and lament.

Drawing Lines

Psalm 119:113-128 • October 14, 2018 • Ryan Kelly

The psalmist loves God's Word which produces a hatred of evil, a fear of God, a longing for salvation, and an anticipation of receiving God's pledge of good in his life.

The Wisdom of the Word

Psalm 119:97-112 • October 7, 2018 • Ryan Kelly

The Bible is God's wisdom that gives understanding to the circumstances, situations, and relationships of life.

The Turning Point

Psalm 119:81-96 • September 30, 2018 • Ryan Kelly

The Psalmist could find encouragement and hope in a settled Word from the Lord.

Sanctifying Suffering

Psalm 119:65-80 • September 23, 2018 • Ryan Kelly

We can trust our good God through our suffering because He strengthens us, sanctifies us, and makes us more like Christ.

Reminding and Remembering

Psalm 119:49-64 • September 16, 2018 • Ryan Kelly

During difficult times the Psalmist reminds himself of God's Word.

God's Word in a Fallen World

Psalm 119:33-48 • September 9, 2018 • Ryan Kelly

The Psalmist seeks the Lord's steadfast love to supply his every need and delights in the Lord’s Word.

Wondrous Things for the Weary

Psalm 119:17-32 • September 2, 2018 • Ryan Kelly

God's help for weary times comes to God's people through God's Word, the Scriptures.

The Blessed Way

Psalm 119:1-16 • August 26, 2018 • Ryan Kelly

Seeking the Lord with our whole hearts leads to joy and blessing.

An Introduction and Invitation to Psalm 119

Psalm 119 • August 19, 2018 • Ryan Kelly

God gives us His perfect Word to show us His glory and goodness.