Their vineyards and farmlands had been left largely untended for fifty years, so it took massive effort and a long time to restore them. Verses 1-3 are triumphant. As the popular Christmas carol says, it is the most wonderful time of the year. Come to us as you have before so that we might be filled with laughter and joy yet again. The captives experienced great sorrow and mourning in exile. Restore our fortunes, LORD, like streams in the Negev. The Jews had experienced seventy long years in captivity, and then in a moment, God turns things around. The farmers sow with tears and gather while weeping out of panic that no harvest will have sprung forth. ” (Psalm 126:1–3, NKJV) 1. But when God gave her the gift of Isaac in her old age, she said: “God has brought me laughter, and everyone who hears about this will laugh with me.” And she added, “Who would have said to Abraham that Sarah would nurse children? Psalm 126:6 "He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing precious seed, shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, bringing his sheaves [with him]." And it is what I think can be so frustrating about God and Faith. ( Log Out /  Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Psalm 126 December 6, 2015 “Repentant Joy” Grace, mercy, and peace from God our Father and from our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. When the LORD restored the fortunes of Zion, we were like those who dreamed. Wherefore we take this Psalm to be a prophecy of the redemption that should come by Jesus Christ, and the publishing of the gospel, whereby the kingdom of Christ is advanced, and death and the devil with all the powers of darkness are vanquished. So hard. Your time of reaping will come. We need to pray this not only for ourselves but for the church. To begin with, “Restore our fortunes, O Lord” (Psalms 126:4) mirrors the description that runs from Psalms 126:1-3of fortunes restored. The master left a message for the servant telling him that the bag would always be full as long as he remembered four magic words. Neal Mathias. "Tears," Frederick Buechner, Buechner Blog. The psalmist begins by remembering the past, “When the Lord restored the fortunes of Zion.”  And right there, immediately we should say to ourselves, “Oh, these are people who know desperation.”  Their fortune has been restored, because it once was missing. If you restore a friendship, it is because it was once broken. Lamentations 3:22-23 says: “Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. Pinch me, I must be dreaming! This was a normally dry and arid land. 1-3 It seemed like a dream, too good to be true, when God returned Zion’s exiles. We live in a time and a place, when something like harvesting food rarely causes any of us to shout for joy. This is God’s promise to you. Then it was said among the nations, “The LORD has done great things for them.” Click here to return to the Sermons page. The Rejoicing Reaper . (4-6) Hope has been realized, and people are rejoicing. The return from captivity for Israel was something only God could do. ————————- Trust God to do it again! 2 Suddenly, we are sighing, “Come to us, O Lord, we are in need of restoration once again.” It seems to me that the life of faith is one of being restored but than needing restoration yet again. He proclaimed in Isaiah 51:11: “The ransomed of the Lord will return. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.” (Revelation 21:4), Times of sorrow are hard. SermonAudio.com - Psalm 126 Sermons. The women living there said, ‘Naomi has a son.’ And they named him Obed. When she returned to Bethlehem and the people greeted her by name, she responded: “Don’t call me Naomi,” she told them. Spiritually dry and parched? The first way is when God works suddenly and unexpectedly. A Journey Through the Psalms: Reflections for Worried Hearts and Troubled Times. You begin to wonder, “Is this all that God has for me? Jesus went to the cross weeping, carrying seed to sow, and he returned from the dead with resurrection songs of joy, carrying sheaves of believers with him. Happy people to whom ever ascent was a song, every halt a hymn. But then the psalmist makes a turn. 1 Peter 4:19 teaches us: “Those who suffer according to God’s will should commit themselves to their faithful Creator and continue to do good.” (1 Peter 4:19) And Galatians 6:9 gives us this word of encouragement: “Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” (Galatians 6:9), Did you know that God keeps a record of all your tears? When you are drowning in tears and sorrow, you sometimes wonder if you will ever laugh again.       – Psalm 56:8; Galatians 6:9; 1 Peter 4:19; Revelation 21:4, What do you do in times of trouble? Psalm 127:1: Unless the Lord builds the house, They labor in vain who build it; The Great Australian Dream. Its use in the psalm also s uggests an event as dramatic as the return from exile. 6 He who goes out weeping, carrying seed to sow, will return with songs of joy, carrying sheaves with him.” (Psalm 126:4-6). God has done great things for you in the past. 126. The Israelites were restored out of Babylon and back to their homeland, but now they were in need of restoration yet again. It didn’t seem real at first. It was like a dream come true. The testimony of Isaiah 25:9 should be our testimony: “Surely this is our God; we trusted in him, and he saved us. Somebody pinch me, I must be dreaming! We have seen how these Psalms operate in groups of three – a psalm of trouble, followed by a psalm of trust, followed by a psalm of triumph. Perhaps you are in a time of sowing right now. Psalm 126 Commentary by Brad Boyles. We read these heartbreaking words in Psalm 137: “By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. Did you catch that in the text? A. Our mouths were filled with laughter, our tongues with songs of joy. Psalm 125 takes the hills of Psalm 121 and the holy city of Psalm 122 and combines them into a new image showing God’s people are as safe and secure as Mount Zion surrounded by the other mountains. Psalm 126:2 R. Tuck Polybius, in describing the joy of the Greeks when unexpectedly rescued from the Macedonians, says, "Most of the men could scarcely believe the news, but imagined themselves in a dream as they listened to what was said, so extraordinary and miraculous it seemed to them." When you wake up each morning to tears, and you go to bed each evening with tears, it is difficult to see your way forward. Marvel at what God has done in the past. What God had done for them was so great that even their enemies praised God. Words in brackets, ( ), are not in the *Hebrew Bible. Website: http://www.rayfowler.org. Psalm 126. In other words, it’s not all, all, all the way up all the time. Some of them had been born in exile. As it was, the post-exilic community never saw Jesus. Now, please, let us read again the text of today’s sermon, Psalm 126.5-6: 5 They that sow in tears shall reap in joy. (Psalm 126:2) Before you can understand their laughter and joy, you must first understand their sorrow. Gordon Churchyard. We read in Isaiah 52:10: “The Lord will lay bare his holy arm in the sight of all the nations, and all the ends of the earth will see the salvation of our God.” (Isaiah 52:10). Weeping may endure for the night, but joy comes in the morning. 126 When the Lord restored the fortunes of Zion, we were like those who dream. Intro: Beginning with Psalm 120 and continuing to Psalm 134, these Psalms are called “Songs of Degrees.” They were sung by the pilgrims who were traveling to Jerusalem to keep the various feasts days on the religious calendar of Israel. God will turn your sorrow to joy and your tears to laughter. Second, the dream come true: Psalms 126:4-6 develop a model of praying for the dream to come true and a contrast of what it is like when that dream does come true. It’s the difference between God’s miracles and God’s providence. Psalm 126:6. Feel free to hit the comments button on any post and join the discussion. So she asked them to call her Mara, which means “bitter.”. Sermon October 7, 2018 Thanksgiving The Rev. Psalm 126:6 He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing precious seed, shall doubtless come again … Then it was said among the nations, ‘The Lord has done great things for them.’ 3 The Lord has done great things for us, and we are filled with joy.” (Psalm 126:1-3) This first stanza encourages you to marvel at how God has helped you in the past. Dr. J. Vernon McGee writes… “The Psalms are full of Christ. Here is a beautiful description from the Old Testament of fulfilling the Great Commission (Matthew 28:19-20, Mark 16:15) A PRINCIPLE - Vs. 5 - They that sow in tears shall reap in joy. That’s what we see in verse 1: “When the Lord brought back the captives to Zion, we were like men who dreamed.” (Psalm 126:1), The year was 538 B.C. PSALM 126:1-3. Dr. Jerry Vines | 07-02-17 AM | Psalm 126 Bellevue Baptist Church, Memphis, TN bellevue.org Personally, I find these restorative moments when I am with my nieces. Restore Our Fortunes, O Lord A Song of Ascents. – A post-election sermon on Matthew 25:1-13, Sunday, October 25, 2020 – The End is the Beginning, a sermon on Deuteronomy 34, Sunday, October 4th, 2020 – Exhausted, a sermon on Isaiah 5 and Matthew 21. A Harvest of Joy. It tells you that times of trouble and sorrow do not last. It even tells you what you should do while you are waiting. In it, we find a profound sense of gratitude. Psalm 126 is a song that looks back to when the captives returned to Jerusalem following their long exile in Babylon. Psalm 126:5-6 can be tough scriptures to hold on to in hope, when faced with joblessness, or sickness, or unthinkable tragedies, or depression. The harvest awaits. When the Lord turned again the captivity of Zion, we were like them that dream. 1. Do you share testimonies of God’s goodness with those around you on a regular basis? Psalm 126 chronicles the joy of their return from captivity, their prayers for others still in bondage, and God's instruction to plant the seed of the Gospel, even in tears, for a great harvest will come. Back to Psalm 126 look at verse 2 now: “Our mouths were filled with laughter, our tongues with songs of joy.” (Psalm 126:2) Before you can understand their laughter and joy, you must first understand their sorrow. The problem with restoration is having to go through the desperation that calls it forth. Last week we looked at Psalm 125 which was the first song of Zion in the Psalms of Ascent, and we saw that Zion is a common theme throughout the remainder of these psalms. He who goes out weeping, bearing a trail of seed, will surely return with shouts of joy, carrying sheaves of grain. The captives were back in Jerusalem, but there was still much work to be done. The psalm basically has two stanzas with two main ideas. They were in shock. Verses 1-2 are in the past tense. Psalm 126:5-6 THE PASSION AND THE PROMISE. Even then, the book of Nehemiah ends with Nehemiah’s prayer that God would remember his work in the face of disappointing setbacks. “The Lord has done great things for us, and we are filled with joy.”, God’s salvation is meant to be seen by the nations. Psalm 126. The first stanza encourages you to marvel at how God has helped you in the past. It tells you that God will turn your sorrow to joy and your tears to laughter. Rulership and Responsibility for Creation, A Final Easter Cartoon from B.C. (Ezra 1:1-4). The notes explain some of the words with a *star by them. There are moments in life that feel profoundly like divine restoration. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.” (Lamentations 3:22-23) You may face fresh troubles each day, but God has fresh mercies for you each day to face them. And you can feel the air gush out, deflating you. Gladness and joy will overtake them, and sorrow and sighing will flee away.” (Isaiah 51:11), When I read this psalm I think of Naomi in the book of Ruth who sowed many tears. But it was real. Then it was said among the nations, “The LORD has done great things for them.” The LORD has done great things for us, and we are filled with joy. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. And they would have marveled at God’s graciousness in returning the captives to Zion. Preaching. I wonder what that would be like for the nations, a collection of people who do not believe in the same god, and who often battled each other for power and control, to say the same thing to one another, “The Lord has done great things.”  I imagine it is something like last year when the whole world was crowded around computer screens and televisions just to see that first Chilean miner brought to the surface of the earth. 2 Then was our mouth filled with laughter, and our tongue with singing: then said they among the heathen, The LORD hath done great things for them.. 3 The LORD hath done great things for us; whereof we are glad.. 4 Turn again our captivity, O LORD, as the streams in the south. Psalm 126 is one of a collection of poems (Psalms 120-14) known as the “Songs of Ascents.” These poems most likely did not all originate from a single source or for … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 126" They were now back in Jerusalem, back in the holy city, back in Zion, the place where God dwells with his people, and it all felt like a dream. Pilgrims believe that the journey itself is deeper than its physical route. This is a picture of sacrificing what little we have for the harvest to come. But I hope for a divine restoration that is sustaining. A Sermon on Psalm 126. One in which all the nations might proclaim, “The Lord has done great things for us.”  I wonder what that will look like? Psalm 30:5 says: “Weeping may remain for a night, but rejoicing comes in the morning.” (Psalm 30:5) There has never been a sunset yet that was not followed by a sunrise! That’s what we see in verses 2-3: “Then it was said among the nations, ‘The Lord has done great things for them.’ 3 The Lord has done great things for us, and we are filled with joy.” (Psalm 126:2-3), “It was said among the nations.” What God did for Israel was so amazing that even the surrounding nations had to sit up and take notice of what God had done and give God the glory. Now, please, let us read again the text of today’s sermon, Psalm 126.5-6: 5 They that sow in tears shall reap in joy. This is a psalm that we need during times of crisis. Verse 3 expresses joy in the present based on remembrance of the past and hope for the future. Please include the following statement on any distributed copies: Sarah knew the bitterness of being barren. Instead, often we have to look elsewhere for moments of laughter and pure joy. CONCLUSION: As always we look to Jesus for the ultimate fulfillment of this psalm. (Read Psalm 126:1-6 and pray. This song likely was composed after the exile, in wondrous gratitude for God’s restoration, and in prayer for a furtherance of that work. So she simply stood by and watched. You can also check out the Top Posts page to get a feel for the site. SermonAudio.com - Psalm 126 Sermons. They are both examples of God working but in different ways. The first image was streams in the Negev. It was too good to be true. It carries a powerful message of hope. This is but a repetition and confirmation of what is before expressed in different words; and may be applied, as to a praying saint, so to a faithful preacher of the word. In our time this has been dubbed the Great Aussie Dream. You can trust God with your tears. THE PSALM OF THE SOWING SAINT . You can see why this psalm became one of the Psalms of Ascent. We laughed, we sang, we couldn’t believe our good fortune. God has brought his people … ( Log Out /  The Passion Translation (TPT) The Passion Translation®. When the LORD turned again the captivity of Zion, we were like them that dream. In our Psalm for today, the psalmist stands with one foot in the past and one in the present, both of which are center on restoration. ( Log Out /  S. Conway . “The Lord restored our fortunes” now becomes, “Restore our fortunes, O Lord.”  Gratitude for what was done in the past has turned to a desperate plea that it may be done again. B. The pilgrims making their way to Jerusalem each year for the feasts would have been acutely aware that this was the same route the captives had taken when they returned. Mount Zion is a symbol for Jerusalem, which itself represents the place where God dwells with his people. 1 When the Lord restored the fortunes of Zion, * we were like those who dream. Psalm 126:6 Sermons: He who goes out weeping, carrying seed for sowing, will certainly come again with joy, carrying his sheaves. Psalm 126. Know that God will turn your sorrow into joy When you are going through a time of deep sorrow, Psalm 126 is strong medicine for your soul. ... but you can end it on the 4th Sunday of Advent if you do not have a children’s sermon on Christmas Eve. Commentary, Psalm 126, Rev. I will continue to look for moments of divine restoration happening around us, though they are fleeting. Let me tell you right up front, whatever you’re going through, it will get better. It reads, “Then it was said among the nations ’The Lord has done great things for them,” the nations referring to those who worship other gods and often threatened Israel.       – Isaiah 25:9, 52:10; Luke 1:49, And when God does a work like this in your life, it brings glory to God and joy for us. Words in brackets, ( ), are not in the *Hebrew Bible. The Gospels tell us that He went to the mountain to pray, but the Psalms give us His prayer. It so often feels fleeting. In prayer we remember what God has done. "Psalm 126 is a community song of trust or confidence that skillfully employs metaphor to proclaim God as the one who brings joy out of sorrow, laughter out of tears, and good out of evil." 126:2 Then was our mouth filled with laughter, and our tongue with singing: then said they among the heathen, The LORD hath done great things for them.. 126:3 The LORD hath done great things for us; whereof we are glad.. 126:4 Turn again our captivity, O LORD, as the streams in the south. (Psalm 126:6) I. Look at verse 4 where the psalmist prays: “Restore our fortunes, O Lord, like streams in the Negev.” (Psalm 126:4) That word “restore” is the same word that is translated “brought back” in verse one. Having described that dream in the first half of the psalm, now in the second half the psalm begins to model the surprising contrast of being restored. We now turn to the second image we have in this section of the psalm. Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. And I swear, you could almost see her start to realize, “Oh, we are putting silly things in the water for Auntie Lauren!”  Suddenly, Lilly rushes her little body into the living room and rushes back, giggling her heart out as she struggles to hold up her contribution to the water…..a shoe. This psalm shows us not only that “laughter” (Psalms 126:2) and God go together but also God and “joy” (Psalms 126:2-6). A. Pray for God’s full restoration and blessing If you are a believer this morning, you are part of his glorious harvest. In fact some of the most heartbreaking passages in the Bible have to do with the exile of the Jews to Babylon – passages in the book of Lamentations or like Psalm 137. 2 Then our mouth was filled with laughter, and our tongue with shouts of joy; then it was said among the nations, ‘The Lord has done great things for them.’ 3 The Lord has done great things for us, and we rejoiced. Hello and welcome to RayFowler.org. A Harvest of Joy. 1) Pray for God’s full restoration and blessing. It’s a psalm that offers you hope when you are in the midst of trouble and tears. First of all, pray for God’s full restoration and blessing. (Matthew 5:4) II. And then suddenly, God made his plan clear. 1 When the Lord restored the fortunes of Zion, * we were like those who dream. The Context of this Psalm. If you are new here, be sure to subscribe by email or feed reader so that you don't miss any future posts. 126:6 He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing precious seed, shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, bringing his sheaves with him. (4-6) 1-3 It is good to observe how God's deliverances of the church are for us, that we may rejoice in them. It is an essential quality of prayer throughout the Scripture. RayFowler.org is a place to discuss various issues relating to God and life. The Paperback Bible presents the Bible by the Book and is designed to be portable, readable, and truly personal with ample margins for notations. Sowing in tears is difficult. What God had done for Israel was so great that even their enemies praised God. “Come to us, O Lord,” they pray, “and restore our land.”  Their fear is that the rain will wash away any seeds because the land is so dry and the seeds cannot take root. Psalm 126 is one of a collection of poems (Psalms 120-134) known as the “Songs of Ascents.” These most likely did not all originate from a single source or for some unified purpose, but were rather collected together for some common use While interpreters cannot be one-hundred percent sure, the best guess is that the psalms of ascents were collected together in order for the faithful to use when they … We find similar language in Isaiah 35:6: “Then will the lame leap like a deer, and the mute tongue shout for joy. Restore us today.       – Isaiah 35:6; Joel 2:25. And in the same way revival is something only God can do. So Psalm 126 is a psalm of trouble, but it’s a psalm of trouble with a twist. Psalm 126:5 Or “sow their seeds with tears.” A sower weeps when he sows his precious seed while his children are hungry. 2 Then our mouth was filled with laughter, and our tongue with shouts of joy; then it was said among the nations, ‘The Lord has done great things for them.’ 3 The Lord has done great things for us, and we rejoiced. I will pray for you tonight–that you will know that God sees you and your family, and that He knows. Psalm 122 focused on the architecture of Jerusalem to show the closeness of God’s people. The captives experienced great sorrow and mourning in exile. Grass and flowers would spring forth suddenly almost overnight. – Ezra 1:1-4; Job 42:10; Acts 12:9-11, When God delivers you big time, it can feel like you’re in a dream. A PROCEDURE - Vs. 6a - He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing precious seed, The product is one of the grandest, most eloquent lyrical prayers in the Psalter. How can you sing when you are held captive in a foreign land? Click here for more messages from the Psalms of Ascent Series. It is also another song of Zion. Psalm 126:5-6. In fact, he actually thought it was a dream. So often, I think that is the life of faith, being restored but than needing restoration once again. Note: This sermon is the third in a series you can continue through Advent. And then trust God to do it again. Those moments when the whole world is invested in the lives of 33 miners and those moments when a little 3 year old girl discovers that she can be funny too. We wish it were, but it’s not. Psalm 126 December 6, 2015 “Repentant Joy” Grace, mercy, and peace from God our Father and from our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. 2 Our mouths were filled with laughter, our tongues with songs of joy. Our mouths were filled with laughter, our tongues with songs of joy. One of the things that Australian people desire above all is to have a place they can call their own. Last year, my wife, Lauren, and I celebrated Halloween with my sister-in-law, her husband, and their two daughters. Somebody pinch me, I must be dreaming! And then God did it. A Pilgrim Song. In fact some of the most heartbreaking passages in the Bible have to do with the exile of the Jews to Babylon passages in the book of Lamentations or like Psalm 137. Lilly had found her own sense of humor and none of us stopped laughing until our stomachs were good and sore. I am sure she shed many tears over the years. I know it seems hard to believe, but it was hard to believe for the Jews returning to Jerusalem, too. Come to us, O God so that we might be filled with a laughter and joy that is sustaining. Just like that, God had delivered them. Then you need to pray for God to restore you. This is a prayer for revival. Do your friends and neighbors know what God has done for you? When God rescued Peter from jail in the New Testament, it felt like a dream to him. This verse expands on the image of verse 5 and focuses on the sower going forth to work and eventually returning with the harvest in his hands. They will enter Zion with singing; everlasting joy will crown their heads. But now by an amazing work of God they were suddenly back in Zion. The problem with restoration is having to go through the desperation that calls it forth. Then it was said among the nations, “The LORD has done great things for them.” 6 He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing precious seed, shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, bringing his sheaves with him. Which he sows in tears. There is a time for sowing and a time for reaping. MINISTRY OF SERMONAUDIO The Paperback Bible presents the Bible by the Book and is designed to be portable, readable, and truly personal with ample margins for notations. Here the trustor becomes a sower: faith works by love, obtains a present bliss, and secures a harvest of delight. It is the seventh in the series of 15 songs for pilgrims coming to Jerusalem. Know that God will turn your sorrow into joy. It is the seventh in the series of 15 songs for pilgrims coming to Jerusalem. Psalm 126:1-6, Psalm 145:2-11 Glenn Van Ekeren tells an old legend about a servant whose master died and left him a bag full of blessings. We must remember what God has done in our lives and in our church. Now you need to trust him to do it again. If you restore a friendship, it is because it was once broken. There’s an old saying. I. Marvel at how God has helped you in the past (1-3). There is a more complete picture of Him in the Psalms than in the Gospels. Psalm 126:1-6: Like Them that Dream: S. Conway : Psalm 126:1-6: The History of a Soul: S. Conway : Psalm 126:1-6: Pulpit Commentary Homiletics. 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