[GOD IS FOR US]Psalm 124 NASB                                                 06.30.2019

CFA 75thAnniversary | CFA | Pastor Ray Brewer, District Superintendent


TEXT Psalm 124 NASB

A Song of Ascent, of David.

“Had it not been the Lord who was on our side,”
Let Israel now say,
“Had it not been the Lord who was on our side
When men rose up against us,
Then they would have swallowed us alive,
When their anger was kindled against us;
Then the waters would have engulfed us,
The stream would have swept over our soul;
Then the raging waters would have swept over our soul.”

Blessed be the Lord,
Who has not given us to be torn by their teeth.
Our soul has escaped as a bird out of the snare of the trapper;
The snare is broken and we have escaped.
Our help is in the name of the Lord,
Who made heaven and earth.


A Song of Ascent

If it had not been the Lord who was on our side, now may Columbia Firstsay;
If it had not been the Lord who was on our side, when…

Psalm 124:1-2

  • Playing the “What if?” game

Psalm 124:3-5

  • Life is hazardous and being a Christian is hazardous!
    • Dealing with difficult people
    • Dealing with difficult circumstances

Psalm 124:6-7

  • The Good News is that God is for us!
    • We have been “Immanuel-ed!”
    • God deals with difficult people
    • God deals with difficult circumstances

Psalm 124:8

  • Our help is in the Name of the Lord!