I Shall Not Want

       The providence of God is a most reassuring, yet mysterious, doctrine of Scripture.  It requires faith in God’s foresight, goodness, and tender love.  It recognizes that green pastures, still waters, paths of righteousness, dark valleys, and the presence of enemies are all within…

The Lord is My Shepherd

       Few, if any, pieces of literature have been more beloved than Psalm 23.  Over the past 3,000 years, an innumerable host of people around the globe has found comfort and peace from it.  David begins the psalm with a simple, yet profound declaration:…

The Shepherd Par Excellence

       Humans—wearied and scattered by sin—are like sheep without a shepherd (Matthew 9:36).  Jesus, whose birth was first announced to “shepherds living out in the fields, keeping watch over their flocks” (Luke 2:8) is the Shepherd Par Excellence.  Psalm 22-24 depicts why this…