Daily Devotional Library

A Season in the Psalms

August 1, 2015

A Thriving Life

Psalm 1
That person is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season.

August 2, 2015

Astounding Finger Works

Psalm 8
When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have set in place, what is mankind that you are mindful of them...?

August 3, 2015

A Day in the Sun

Psalm 19
The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands.

August 4, 2015

A Living Desert

Psalm 22
You lay me in the dust of death.

August 5, 2015

The Valley of Shadows

Psalm 23
Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me.

August 6, 2015

Wash Your Hands

Psalm 24
Who may stand in his holy place? The one who has clean hands and a pure heart...

August 7, 2015

May I Be Your Friend?

Psalm 25
The LORD confides in those who fear him; he makes his covenant known to them.

August 8, 2015

Evening Tears and Morning Joy

Psalm 30
His anger lasts only a moment, but his favor lasts a lifetime; weeping may stay for the night, but rejoicing comes in the morning.

August 9, 2015

Taste and See

Psalm 34
Taste and see that the LORD is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in him.

August 10, 2015

True Delight

Psalm 37:1-20
Take delight in the LORD, and he will give you the desires of your heart.

August 11, 2015

Satisfying Our Thirst

Psalms 42-43
As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, my God.

August 12, 2015

God Is on Our Side

Psalm 46
God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.

August 13, 2015

How Could I Have Done That?

Psalm 51
Against you, you only, have I sinned and done what is evil in your sight.

August 14, 2015

Crossed Arms

Psalm 74
Why do you hold back your hand, your right hand? Take it from the folds of your garment and destroy them!

August 15, 2015

God’s Dwelling Place

Psalm 84
How lovely is your dwelling place, LORD Almighty!

August 16, 2015

Safe and Sound

Psalm 91
I will say of the LORD, “He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.”

August 17, 2015

Hard Hearts and Hard Bread

Psalm 95
“Do not harden your hearts as you did at Meribah.”

August 18, 2015

Sing a New Song

Psalm 96
Let the fields be jubilant, and everything in them; let all the trees of the forest sing for joy.

August 19, 2015

Worshiping at God’s Footstool

Psalm 99
Exalt the LORD our God and worship at his footstool; he is holy.

August 20, 2015

It’s All About God

Psalm 103
Praise the LORD, all his works everywhere in his dominion.

August 21, 2015


Psalm 107
Let the redeemed of the LORD tell their story—those he redeemed from the hand of the foe.

August 22, 2015

A Day to Rejoice

Psalm 118:1-24
The LORD has done it this very day; let us rejoice today and be glad.

August 23, 2015

Save Us!

Psalm 118:19-29
LORD, save us!

August 24, 2015

How Shall We Live?

Psalm 119:1-16
I seek you with all my heart; do not let me stray from your commands.

August 25, 2015

Sweeter Than Honey

Psalm 119:97-112
How sweet are your words to my taste, sweeter than honey to my mouth!

August 26, 2015

Living Among Liars

Psalm 120
Save me, LORD, from lying lips and from deceitful tongues.

August 27, 2015

A Mountaintop View

Psalm 121
I lift up my eyes to the mountains—where does my help come from?

August 28, 2015

Quiet Comfort

Psalm 131
I have calmed and quieted myself, I am like a weaned child with its mother; like a weaned child I am content.

August 29, 2015

A Cry for Justice

Psalm 137
By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we re-membered Zion.

August 30, 2015

Hemmed In, Kept Safe?

Psalm 139
You hem me in behind and before, and you lay your hand upon me.

August 31, 2015

What More Can We Say?

Psalm 150
Let everything that has breath praise the LORD. Praise the LORD.