Resources on Nancy deClaissé‑Walford

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Bless the Lord Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/ordinary-24/commentary-on-psalm-1031-7-8-13-4 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Blessing , Thanksgiving , Exodus , Sin Source: Working Preacher Nancy deClaissé-Walford's commentary examines Psalm 103 as an individual psalm of Thanksgiving in which a single voice praises God for God’s goodness to or on behalf of that individual, usually for deliverance from some trying situation. Bless the LORD, All My Inner Being Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/ordinary-21-3/commentary-on-psalm-1031-8-3 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Love , Thanksgiving , Mercy , Covenant Source: Working Preacher Nancy deClaissé-Walford says that Psalm 103:1-8 is an Individual Hymn of Thanksgiving, by which a person who has been delivered from difficulties offers a song in conjunction with a thank offering. God's Provision and Anger Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/ordinary-18-2/commentary-on-psalm-7823-29-2 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Manna , God's Provision , God's Faithfulness , Trust Source: Working Preacher Nancy deClaissé-Walford's commentary on Psalm 78:23-31, Exodus 16, and Numbers 11 explores both how God demonstrates God's goodness and rule over creation by providing food and how God is angered when we do not trust God. Becoming Human Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/second-sunday-of-christmas-3/commentary-on-psalm-14712-20-6 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Faith , Praise , Creation , Community Source: Working Preacher Nancy deClaissé-Walford offers commentary on Psalm 147:12-20, which, according to her outlines a process “becoming human” as God’s good creation. The Democratization of Kingship Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/christmas-eve-nativity-of-our-lord/commentary-on-psalm-96-2 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Reign of God , Kingdom of God , Exile , Church Source: Working Preacher Nancy deClaisse-Walford's exegetical commentary on Psalm 96, an enthronement psalm, refers to the hope of God's reign over all creation as being fulfilled in the democratization of kingship through God's people, aka the Kingdom of God. Relationship with God and with One Another Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/ordinary-27/commentary-on-exodus-201-4-7-9-12-20-3 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Law , Israel Source: Working Preacher Nancy deClaissé-Walford’s commentary on Exodus 20:1-4, 7-9, 12-20 examines the Hebrew grammar to emphasize the absoluteness of the commandments and one’s obligation to follow them. Good and Faithful God Sermon Starter/Outline by Doug Bratt http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/sermon-starters/lent-4b/?type=the_lectionary_psalms Sermon Starter/Outline by Doug Bratt Topics: Thanksgiving , Salvation , God's Provision , God's Faithfulness Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching Preaching notes by Doug Bratt on Psalm 10:1-3, 17-22: The text teaches us how we can respond to God's deliverance in our lives, to God who is good and faithful. Finding a Voice for Praise Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/second-sunday-in-lent-2/commentary-on-psalm-2223-31 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Lament , Praise , Trust , Journey Source: Working Preacher Nancy deClaissé-Walford's commentary on Psalm 22:23-31 walks through the long and difficult path of going from lament to praise. God is the King Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/ordinary-25/commentary-on-psalm-1451-8-4 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: God, the King , King David , Names , God's Sovereignty Source: Working Preacher Nancy deClaissé-Walford's commentary on Psalm 145 discusses the psalm's acrostic structure, historical placement in "the postexilic period," attribution to David, and theology that proclaims God as "the king" who reigns "over all peoples." God, You Know Me Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/second-sunday-after-epiphany-2/commentary-on-psalm-1391-6-13-18-5 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Relationship , Prayer , Knowledge , Psalms Source: Working Preacher Nancy deClaissé-Walford's commentary on Psalm 139 emphasizes the personal nature of the psalmist's communication with God. The Story of Elijah Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/ordinary-12-3/commentary-on-1-kings-191-45-78-15a Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Silence , Prophets , Moses , Elijah (Biblical prophet) Source: Working Preacher Nancy deClaissé-Walford's commentary on 1 Kings 19:1-15 elaborates on the "power of Jezebel," the desperation of Elijah, the theophany that Elijah experiences in the silence and various prophetic parallels that exist between Moses and Elijah. A Story About God, a Prophet and a Widow Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/ordinary-10-3/commentary-on-1-kings-178-16 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Obedience , Faith , Marginalization , God's Provision Source: Working Preacher Nancy deClaissé-Walford's commentary on 1 Kings 17:8-16 discusses how the story presents "a God who calls and provides for; a prophet who quietly and boldly obeys; and a marginalized woman who takes a risk" in faith.... The Psalmist's Hymn of Thanksgiving Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/ordinary-21/commentary-on-psalm-1381-8-4 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Names , Thanksgiving , God's Love , God's Faithfulness Source: Working Preacher Elaborating on the structure and Hebrew vocabulary of Psalm 138, Nancy deClaissé-Walford's commentary discusses how the psalmist "celebrates the name, the steadfast love, the faithfulness and intimate care of God" with thanksgiving. Finding Life in the Torah Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/ordinary-23/commentary-on-psalm-11933-40-6 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Wisdom , Law , Life , Contentment Source: Working Preacher Categorizing Psalm 119 as both an acrostic poem and wisdom composition, Nancy deClaissé-Walford's commentary discusses the psalmist's assertion that contentment may be gained by observing and meditating on Torah as a source of life. Celebrating the Reign of God Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/sixth-sunday-of-easter-2/commentary-on-psalm-98-12 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Creation , Psalms , God's Deliverance , Judgment Source: Working Preacher ... typical characteristics of Enthronement Psalms, this commentary by Nancy deClaissé-Walford demonstrates how the vocabulary of Psalm 98 invites ... A Truly Happy Life Sermon Illustration by Stanley Mast http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/sermon-starters/proper-17c/?type=the_lectionary_psalms Sermon Illustration by Stanley Mast Topics: Blessing , Joy , Happiness Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching Preaching notes by Stan Mast on Psalm 112. The psalm emphasizes that the truly happy life is a life of partnership with God working together to achieve righteousness in this world. Building the Kin-dom of God Sermon Starter/Outline by Melissa Browning http://day1.org/7745-on_scripture_a_god_of_second_chances_2_peter_11621_by_melissa_browning Sermon Starter/Outline by Melissa Browning Topics: Kingdom of God , Incarceration , Politics Source: Day1 A reflection by Melissa Browning on the calling to build the kingdom of God, which is not achieved by trusting in flawed rulers and powers, but by a commitment to love and serve others. Celebrating Deliverance Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/third-sunday-of-easter/commentary-on-psalm-1161-4-12-19-2 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Passover , God's Deliverance , Thanksgiving , Memory Source: Working Preacher Commentary on Psalm 116 by Nancy deClaissé-Walford, who describes its use in Passover celebrations and analyzes it as a hymn of thanksgiving, comprising introduction, narrative of deliverance, and celebratory conclusion. How a Valued Acrostic Psalm Celebrates God's Sovereignty Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/ordinary-17-2/commentary-on-psalm-14510-18-2 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Kingdom of God , God's Sovereignty , God, the King , Psalms Source: Working Preacher ... and historical significance of the acrostic Psalm 145, Nancy deClaissé-Walford's commentary discusses the psalm's message that ... Who May Abide in God's Tent? Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/fourth-sunday-after-epiphany/commentary-on-psalm-15-7 Commentary/Exegesis by Nancy deClaissé-Walford Topics: Offering , Righteousness Source: Working Preacher Discussing the admonitions of Psalm 15 for those who would abide in the presence of God, Nancy deClaissé-Walford says they are examples of worthy conduct, not a checklist for achieving righteousness.

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