Psalms and the Fight of Faith (Psalm 139:1-3)
O LORD, you have searched me and known me! 2 You know when I sit down and when I rise up; you discern my thoughts from afar. 3 You search out my path and my lying down and are acquainted with all my ways. —Psalm 139:1-3
How can memorizing Psalm 139 fuel our fight of faith in Christ? How do my emotions factor into God’s sanctifying work in my life? In this excerpt from John Piper’s book Shaped by God: Thinking and Feeling in Tune With the Psalms, we are given deeper understanding and insight into the book of Psalms as we begin memorizing Psalm 139.