Summary: Preserve me, O God:
Psalm 16 1. God Is Our Refuge - Our Preservation 16:1 Preserve me, O God: for in thee do I put my trust. 2. God Is Our Rapture - Our Dedication 16:2-3 O my soul, thou hast said unto the LORD, Thou art my Lord: my goodness extendeth not to thee; 3 But to the saints that are in the earth, and to the excellent, in whom is all my delight. 3. God Is Our Redeemer - Our Separation v. 4 Their sorrows shall be multiplied that hasten after another god: their drink offerings of blood will I not offer, nor take up their names into my lips. 4. God Is Our Reward - Our Expectation 16:5,6 The LORD is the portion of mine inheritance and of my cup: thou maintainest my lot. 6 The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places; yea, I have a goodly heritage. 5. God Is Our Revered - Our Instruction 16:7 I will bless the LORD, who hath given me counsel: my reins also instruct me in the night seasons. 6. God Is Our Rock - Our Provision 16:8 I have set the LORD always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved. Note : - 1. The Stability in the Believer’s Life (16:8) I have set the LORD always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved. 7. God Is Our Rest - 16:9 Therefore my heart is glad, and my glory rejoiceth: my flesh also shall rest in hope. 2. The Serenity in the Believer’s Life (16:9–10) 8. God Is Our Resurrection - 16:10 For thou wilt not leave my soul in hell; neither wilt thou suffer thine Holy One to see corruption. 3. The Sufficiency in the Believer’s Life (16:11) 9. God Is Our Rejoicing - 16:11 Thou wilt shew me the path of life: in thy presence is fulness of joy; at thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore.