My heart, O God, is steadfast; I will sing and make music with all my soul. Awake, harp and lyre! I will awaken the dawn. I will praise you, Lord, among the nations; I will sing of you among the peoples.
Part of being able to praise God among the nations and people consistently requires me to have a steadfast heart rooted in God and and His faithfulness.
Then they cried to the Lord in their trouble, and he saved them from their distress.
Twice in 10 verses we see the Lord save those who cry out to Him. A great reminder that the Lord forgives and the Lord saves when we turn back to Him.
Save us, Lord our God, and gather us from the nations, that we may give thanks to your holy name and glory in your praise.
As freedom in America crumbles, Lord save us from the nations.
Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the Lord rejoice. Look to the Lord and his strength; seek his face always.
Do I look to the Lord for strength or to a flag built by fallen man?
But may sinners vanish from the earth and the wicked be no more. Praise the Lord, my soul. Praise the Lord .
Lord, please banish the wicked.
Hear my prayer, Lord; let my cry for help come to you. Do not hide your face from me when I am in distress. Turn your ear to me; when I call, answer me quickly.
We are told that this writer of this Psalm is an afflicted person who has grown weak and pours out a lament. Hear our cry, Lord. Protect us from the coming evil.
Every morning I will put to silence all the wicked in the land; I will cut off every evildoer from the city of the Lord.
There is Biblical precedence to physically block evil from our lives.
For the Lord is good and his love endures forever; his faithfulness continues through all generations.
Good reminder as we watch earthly governments flounder.
The Lord reigns, let the nations tremble; he sits enthroned between the cherubim, let the earth shake.
God is the one in charge. Not Congress, nor the President, nor the Constitution, but God and His Word reign supreme now and forever more.
Rejoice in the Lord, you who are righteous, and praise his holy name.
I need to spend less time complaining and more time rejoicing.