The psalmist and his friends were in a very bleak situation. But he was looking to the future and wanted them to do the same.
Can Easter be a source of joy in a time of pain, suffering and fear? This was exactly the experience of Jesus' first disciples at the first Easter.
Many people have their own opinion about Jesus. But can we know the truth?
Our Father is eagerly waiting to hear us and answer us - and we should be eager to pray for his glory to be made visible.
The returned exiles gathered amid the ruins of Jerusalem to worship. What was their security in an insecure world? The steadfast love of the LORD!