Study Guide – Psalm 67


Psalm67
1 May God be gracious to us and bless us

    and make his face shine on us—
2 so that your ways may be known on earth,
    your salvation among all nations.


Take a few moments to pray verses 1-2 for the people in your life.


3 May the peoples praise you, God;
    may all the peoples praise you.
4 May the nations be glad and sing for joy,
    for you rule the peoples with equity
    and guide the nations of the earth.
5 May the peoples praise you, God;
    may all the peoples praise you.


Which of the details of verses 3-5 do you think we need in our society today? Specifically, how would these qualities make a difference?


Take a few moments to pray verses 3-5 for the people in your life.


6 The land yields its harvest;
    God, our God, blesses us.
7 May God bless us still,
    so that all the ends of the earth will fear him. NIV


In what ways has God been blessing you?


Take a few moments to pray verse 6 as a praise to God for things he has provided (e.g. "harvest" in verse 6). In other words, take time to make sure you don't take our daily bread for granted.


Take a few moments to pray verse 7 as a blessing for the people in your life.


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Ken Castor

Ken Castor is a husband, dad, pastor, writer and teacher. He serves as a professor at Crown College, Minnesota, where he equips students to pursue Jesus-Centered Faith and Next Generation Ministry. For 20+ years he's focused on equipping the next generations in places like the U.S., Canada, and Northern Ireland. He's the author of Grow Down (Simply Youth Ministry, 2014), Make a Difference (Broadstreet, 2016), the Blue-Letters Editor of the Jesus-Centered Bible (Group, 2015) and numerous other articles and Bible Study guides. But, whenever possible, he gets down on the floor and builds Lego with his kids. Connect with him @kencastor.

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