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Topical Study on Psalms The psalms gift the believer and the believing community with a robust and no-holds-barred vocabulary in conversation with God. The psalms provide backing to Jewish Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel's claim, "With God anything can be said. Without God nothing is heard." Courage, Deliverance, Loving Enemies, Discipleship Study Guide by Cathy Kerr https://episcopalchurch.org/library/bible-study/bible-study-proper-17-2011 Study Guide by Cathy Kerr Topics: Cross , Discipleship , Injustice , Enemies Source: Sermons That Work In this Bible study with questions on Exodus 3:1-15; Psalm 105:1-6, 23-26, 45c; Romans 12:9-21; and Matthew 16:21-28, Cathy Kerr discusses fear and courage, injustice, God’s deliverance through Moses, responsibility, loving enemies and discipleship. “I Am Who I Am” Children's Sermon by Carolyn Brown http://worshipingwithchildren.blogspot.com/2011/08/year-proper-17-22nd-sunday-in-ordinary.html Children's Sermon by Carolyn Brown Topics: Children , Moses , Worship Planning , Lectionary Source: Worshiping With Children Carolyn Brown offers resources to help children connect with themes including Moses and the burning bush (Exodus 3:1-15), a responsive reading of Psalm 105, love in action (Romans 12:9-21), and Peter's mistake (Matthew 16:21-28). Proclaim God's Greatness Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2011/08/litany-psalm-1051-6-23-26.html Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst Topics: Praise , Moses , Psalms , Israel Source: Re-Worship Christine Longhust offers a litany with parts for multiple readers that is based on Psalm 105:1-6, 23-27 and highlights God's protection of Israel. Remember God's Wonders Devotional https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/remember-gods-wonders Devotional Topics: Church History , Prayer , God's Faithfulness , Trust Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Inspired by Psalm 105:1-5, this devotional describes Howard E. Butt's practice of prayer that recounts "God's amazing work in Scripture, in church history and in his own life." This practice helps people to trust in God. The Psalter Journey Audio/Video by Peter Enns http://www.theworkofthepeople.com/the-psalter-journey Audio/Video by Peter Enns Topics: Journey , God's Presence , Faith , Psalms Source: The Work of the People In this video, Peter Enns discusses the Book of Psalm as a "theological story" about the journey of faith. (Length: 04:40) Embracing Obedience in God's Kingdom Sermon Starter/Outline by John van de Laar http://sacredise.com/lectionary-resources/proper-12a/ Sermon Starter/Outline by John van de Laar Topics: Obedience , Kingdom of God , God's Love Source: Sacredise John van de Laar's reflection on Genesis 29:15-28; 1 Kings 3:5-12; Psalm 105:1-11, 45b; Psalm 119:129-136; Romans 8:26-39; and Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52 invites Christians to reconsider obedience as a faithful response to God's life-giving kingdom. The Faithfulness of God Study Guide by Jessie Gutgsell https://episcopalchurch.org/library/bible-study/bible-study-proper-12-2014 Study Guide by Jessie Gutgsell Topics: God's Faithfulness , God's Love , Holy Spirit , Promises of God, The Source: Sermons That Work A Bible study guide from Jessie Gutgsell about God's promises (Genesis 29:15-28), seeking God's face (Psalm 105:1-11, 45b), God knowing our pain (Romans 8:26-39), and tending to our faith (Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52). You Are Holy Worship Audio/Video by Motion Worship https://skitguys.com/videos/you-are-holy-worship-intro Audio/Video by Motion Worship Topics: Worship , Praise , Worship Planning , Liturgics Source: The Skit Guys This short film features colorful abstract visuals, symbolism, and epic text timed to a modern glitch/dubstep soundtrack. The words comprise a praise song celebrating God's beauty, majesty, and grace. Let everyone cry "Holy!" The Wonderful Deeds of the Lord Drama by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2011/07/litany-psalm-1051-6-16-22.html Drama by Christine Longhurst Topics: Praise , Rejoicing , Joseph , God's Faithfulness Source: Re-Worship A litany setting of Psalm 105:1-6, 16-22 for two leaders and congregation. It also pairs with the story of Joseph and his brothers. Seek the Lord Devotional by Mark D. Roberts https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/seek-lord Devotional by Mark D. Roberts Topics: Psalms , Worship , Prayer Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Reflecting on Psalm 105:4-5, Mark Roberts considers what it means to seek God. For the Christian, it means being alert to God's presence and trying to honor God in all of life. Hymn Suggestions for a Focus on the Cries of the Needy Song/Hymn https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/season-of-creation-2017-series-overview/sixteenth-sunday-after-pentecost-2017-planning-notes/sixteenth-sunday-after-pentecost-2017-hymn-suggestions Song/Hymn Topics: Pentecost , Worship Planning , Hymn , Confession Source: Discipleship Ministries A series of hymns that are appropriate for a worship service focused on the cries of the needy. This resource matches hymns to Exodus 16:2-15, Psalm 105:1-6, 37-45, Psalm 78, Philippians 1:21-30, and Matthew 20:1-16. Remember the Marvels God Has Done Drama by Hannah Barker Nickolay http://worship.calvin.edu/resources/resource-library/a-choral-reading-of-psalm-105 Drama by Hannah Barker Nickolay Topics: Thanksgiving , God , Rejoicing , Covenant Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Hannah Barker Nickolay and Jackson Nickolay have adapted Psalm 105 as a choral reading for 17 speakers. It recalls God's mighty deeds from Israel's history with the refrain, "Remember the marvels God has done." Nothing Can Separate Us from the Love of God Study Guide by Pan Conrad https://episcopalchurch.org/library/bible-study/bible-study-proper-12-2017 Study Guide by Pan Conrad Topics: Kingdom of God , P. T. de Chardin , Parables , Patience Source: Sermons That Work A Bible study by Pan Conrad on Genesis 29:15-28; Psalm 105:1-11, 45b; Psalm 128; Romans 8:26-39; and Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52. Explores themes of God's faithfulness, human transformation, patience in prayer, and the kingdom of heaven. The Egyptian Darkness Image by Jan Luyken http://pitts.emory.edu/dia/image_details.cfm?ID=121222&referrer=preachingandworship.org Image by Jan Luyken Topics: Darkness Source: Pitts Theology Library Digital Image Archive The plague of darkness over Egypt, while the dwellings of the Israelites were lit. The Dutch artist and poet Johannes Luyken (1649-1712) drew and etched this emblem based on Exodus 10:21-27 and wrote the accompanying poem. God is Faithful to a Thousand Generations Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2011/07/commission-benediction-psalm-105.html Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst Topics: Commissioning , God's Faithfulness Source: Re-Worship This benediction is based on Psalm 105, and recalls God's faithfulness to his people. Joseph Interprets the Pharaoh’s Dream Image by Jan Luyken http://pitts.emory.edu/dia/image_details.cfm?ID=121201&referrer=preachingandworship.org Image by Jan Luyken Topics: Joseph Source: Pitts Theology Library Digital Image Archive Joseph interprets the dreams of the Pharaoh in Genesis 41:25-32. The Dutch artist Caspar Luiken (1672-1708) drew and etched this emblem, and his father, Johannes Luyken (1649-1712), wrote the accompanying poem. Trickery, Unity, Faith Community, and Groans of the Spirit Study Guide by Jennifer Allen https://episcopalchurch.org/library/bible-study/bible-study-pentecost-8-july-26-2020 Study Guide by Jennifer Allen Topics: Fear , Trickery , Kingdom of God , Racism Source: Sermons That Work In this Bible study guide, Jennifer Allen offers thoughts and reflection questions on Jacob’s trickery (Genesis 29:15-28); overcoming division (Psalm 105:1-11); the Kingdom of God (Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52); and the groaning of the spirit (Romans 8:26-39). The Egyptians Plagued by Frogs Image by Jan Luyken http://pitts.emory.edu/dia/image_details.cfm?ID=121215&referrer=preachingandworship.org Image by Jan Luyken Source: Pitts Theology Library Digital Image Archive The plague of frogs in the bedroom of Pharaoh. The Dutch artist and poet Johannes Luyken (1649-1712) drew and etched this emblem based on Exodus 8:1-6 and wrote the accompanying poem. Give Thanks to the Lord Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2011/07/call-to-worship-litany-psalm-105.html Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst Topics: Faith , Psalms , God's Deliverance Source: Re-Worship This call to worship is a responsive adaptation of Psalm 105. It calls us to thankfulness and recalls some of God's mighty deeds. Moses Turns Aside to See Study Guide by Jeremy Carlson https://episcopalchurch.org/library/bible-study/bible-study-proper-17-2017 Study Guide by Jeremy Carlson Topics: Moses , Love , Listening to God Source: Sermons That Work This Lectionary resource leads the student and/or preacher through Exodus 3:1-15; Psalm 105:1-6, 23-26, 45c; Romans 12:9-21; and Matthew 16:21-28 providing brief commentary, with questions which will prove helpful in leading Bible study or preparing sermons.

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