Understanding the Scriptures
Studying the Scriptures
Do activities A and B as you study Psalm 23.
Explain the Images
You are one of the Lord’s lambs in Psalm 23. Put in your own words what you think the following phrases mean in this psalm: “The Lord is my shepherd” (v. 1), “He maketh me to lie down in green pastures” (v. 2), “He restoreth my soul” (v. 3), “thy rod and thy staff they comfort me” (v. 4), and “my cup runneth over” (v. 5).
Choose Your Favorite Phrase
Choose a phrase from Psalm 23 that expresses how you feel about the Lord. Explain your choice.