“Their idols are silver and gold, The work of men’s hands. They have mouths, but they do not speak; Eyes they have, but they do not see; They have ears, but they do not hear; Noses they have, but they do not smell; They have hands, but they do not handle; Feet they have, but they do not walk; Nor do they mutter through their throat. Those who make them are like them; So is everyone who trusts in them.” – Psa. 115:4-8
The futility of idols.
“But our God is in heaven; He does whatever He pleases.” – Psa. 115:3
God is in control.
“Why should the Gentiles say, ‘So where is their God?’” – Psa. 115:2
Pagans still ask the same question.
“Not unto us, O Lord, not unto us, but to Your name give glory, Because of Your mercy, Because of Your truth.” – Psa. 115:1
It’s not about us, it’s about Jesus.
“Tremble, O earth, at the presence of the Lord, at the presence of the God of Jacob, Who turned the rock into a pool of water, the flint into a fountain of waters.” – Psa. 114:7-8
Tremble at Hos presence.
“He grants the barren woman a home, like a joyful mother of children. Praise the Lord!” -Psa. 113:9
Children are a gift from God.
“He raises the poor out of the dust, and lifts the needy out of the ash heap, that He may seat him with princes— with the princes of His people.” – Psa. 113:7-8
Everything is in God’s hands.
“The Lord is high above all nations, His glory above the heavens. Who is like the Lord our God, Who dwells on high, Who humbles Himself to behold the things that are in the heavens and in the earth?” – Psa. 113:4-6
Praise be to God.
“Blessed be the name of the Lord from this time forth and forevermore! From the rising of the sun to its going down the Lord’s name is to be praised.” – Psa. 113:2-3
All day long.
“Praise the Lord! Praise, O servants of the Lord, Praise the name of the Lord!” – Psa. 113:1