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Trade Paperback
288 pages
Feb 2009
Crossway Books

More Precious Than Gold: 50 Daily Meditations on the Psalms

by Sam Storms

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In his third book of daily meditations, Sam Storms urges readers to not just enter into Godís Word but to take the next step toward knowing him and his Word better. And the book of Psalms, Storms believes, is a great place to start, because Psalms is so popular and so very relevant to our experiences today.

In More Precious Than Gold, Storms combines years of life experience and his biblical and theological training to bring readers 50 brief, daily meditations that are both stylistically accessible and theologically substantive. Each meditation includes a historical or theological reflection on the psalm in context, a story that brings it alive, and creative tools to support the key idea. Storms also interweaves the words of such luminaries as Charles Spurgeon, Jonathan Edwards, and John Piper to help readers better understand the concepts that are featured throughout Psalms: worship, prayer, joy, forgiveness, steadfast love, mercy, sinís consequences, the law of the Lord, and our relationship with our enemies.

Like the Psalter, Storms doesnít shy away from the tough issues. Instead, he encourages readers to experience through these daily meditations what he and generations of Christians have found to be true: that the whole of the Christian faith is about lifting God higher and magnifying his nameóeven during difficult times.