What do the Psalms look to? What is the theme that courses its way through psalm after psalm? What gives the Psalms their meaning and depth?
Well, the thing that the Psalms point to again and again isn’t a “thing” at all. No, it’s a person, and his name is Jesus. It’s not as though some of the psalms are Messianic — all of the psalms point to the person and work of the Savior in some way!
Consider Psalm 27:2,
When evildoers assail me
to eat up my flesh,
my adversaries and foes,
it is they who stumble and fall.
You can’t help but think of the cross when you read these words. There was a dramatic moment in time when evil men advanced against Christ. It was a moment …