Friday, September 30, 2011

Fill in the blanks: Psalm 69 is predictive of the Cross in saying, "They also gave me gall for my
--------, And for my thirst they gave me ---------to drink."
food---vinegar (Psalm 69:21 )
When Jesus, from the cross, said He was thirsty He was given vinegar to drink (Matt. 27:34, 48; Mark 15:23, 36; Luke 23:36; John 19:28-30). The "gall" is also a reference to the bitterness of the vinegar.

Wednesday, September 28, 2011


"King James Bible"
Fill in the blanks: "Zeal for Your ---------has eaten me up, And the reproaches of those who------
You have fallen on me"
house---reproach (Ps 69: 9 )

"The New International Bible"
For zeal for your house --------- me, and the insults of those---------you fall on me.
consumes------insult (Ps.69:9 )

Monday, September 26, 2011


Sentence completion: "God be merciful to us and bless us, And cause His face to --------.

'Shine upon us" (Psalm 67 : 1 )

This psalm reiterates the words of the well-known benediction of Numbers 6:-26, often used to conclude worship service.

Friday, September 23, 2011


1. Sentence completion: "Whenever I am afraid, I will-------"

2. Fill in the blanks. "O God , You are my God; Early will I -------
You; My soul -------for You ; My flesh longs for You In a-------
and --------land Where there is no -------."
1. "Trust in You" ( Ps. 56: 3 )
Fear of man and circumstances cannot coexist with trust in God.

2. Seek---thirst---dry----thirsty---water (Ps. 63:1 )

Thursday, September 22, 2011


Fill in the blanks 1. "Create in me a clean-------,O God, And renew a steadfast
--------within me."

2. "Cast your ------upon the Lord, And He shall-------you; He shall never permit the------to be moved"

1. Heart---spirit (Ps. 55:10 )

2. Burden---sustain----righteous (Ps. 55:22 )

Wednesday, September 21, 2011


1. Fill in the blanks: As David asks for cleansing of sin in Psalm 51, he
says, "Purge me with -------, and I shall be clean; Wash me, and I shall be whiter then ---------".

Hyssop------Snow (Ps. 51:7 )
Hyssop is a plant that grows in Israel. It is very small and aromatic. It was used often in bunches with cedar wood and wool for ceremonial cleansing (cf. Lev. 14:1-9,48-53 )

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Poetry--- Memory

1. Fill in the blanks: Psalms 42:11 and 43:5 both read," Why are you cast down. O my soul?

And why are you -------within me? Hope in --------; For I shall yet ------Him,The help of

my -------and my God."

Disquieted------God------praise-------countenance (Ps.42:11; 43:5)

2. "God is our refuge and ------,A very present-------in trouble."

Strength----help (Ps.46:1 )

Tuesday, September 13, 2011


1. Sentence completion: "Commit your way to the Lord, Trust also in Him, And He-------"

2. Fill in the blanks: "As the -------pants for the ------brooks, So pants my -------for You, O God ."1. "Shall bring it to pass" (Ps. 37:5)

2. Deer---water---soul (Ps. 42: 1 )

Monday, September 12, 2011


1. Fill in the blanks:

"Oh, taste and ------that the Lord is -------; Blessed is the man who ------in Him!"

2. "Many are the ------of the righteous, But the Lord -----him out of them all."

1. See---good---trusts (Ps. 34:8

2. Afflictions----delivers (Ps. 34 : 19 )

Saturday, September 10, 2011


Fill in the blanks

1 "The Lord brings the counsel of the ------to nothing; He makes the -------of the people of no effect."
2. "Do not------because of the evildoers, Nor be-------of the workers of iniquity".
1. Nations---plans (Ps. 33:10)
God is sovereign over the workings of all the nations on earth. Nothing can happen outside His control.

2. Fret---envious (Ps. 37: 1 )

Friday, September 9, 2011


1Fill in the blanks: Psalm 24:1 states, "The earth is the Lord's,and all its ------,The -----and those who dwell therein".

2. Psalms 24 says, "Lift up your heads, O you gates! And be lifted up, you ------ -----! And the King of-------shall come in".1. Fullness---world (Ps 24:1 )

2. Everlasting doors ---glory (Ps 24 : 7 )

Here is a picture of the Lord's triumphal entry into Jerusalem through the gates of the city wall, and His ascension into the heavenly city, the New Jerusalem.

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Poetry-- Memory

Question: Quote Psalm 23: 1

"The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want" (Ps. 23:1)
Fill in the blanks: Psalm 23 says "Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of------, I will fear no--------;For You are ------- -------; Your ------and Your-------, they comfort me".Death---evil---with me-----rod-----staff (Ps. 23:4 )

Tuesday, September 6, 2011


Fill in the blanks:

Psalm 22, speaking of the experience of the Cross, says, "I am poured out like-------, And all My-------are out of joint; My heart is like -------; It has melted within Me".

Water---bones----wax (Psalm 22: 14 )

Saturday, September 3, 2011


Sentence Completion: "My God, My God, why------"
Have you forsaken Me? (Ps. 22:1 )

These were the same words that Christ uttered from the cross. They prophesy His spiritual death in our place.

Friday, September 2, 2011


1.Fill in the blanks: Psalm 19 states, "The commandment of the Lord is pure, enlightening the -----------."'Eyes" (ps. 19:8 )

Here"eyes" must refer to the eyes of our heart. It has to do with spiritual understanding (cf Eph. 1:15-19).
2. In Psalm19 the psalmist prays, "Let the -------of my ------and the------of my-----be acceptable in Your------."

Words---mouth---meditation--heart----sight ( Ps. 19:14)

Thursday, September 1, 2011


Fill in the blanks:

1. Psalm 19 states, 'The law of the Lord is ------, converting the ------."

2. Psalm 19 states, "The statutes of the Lord are------,rejoicing the -----."1. Perfect---soul ( Ps. 19:7)

2. Right---heart (Ps. 19:8)