Series: Psalms: Making the Connections

Psalm 85: Revive Us Again

August 21, 2022 | Dr. Gary Hylander
Passage: Psalms 85:1-13

During the 1740s, just prior to the American Revolutionary War, a
major movement of the Holy Spirit swept through the colonies.
Known as the Great Awakening, God used such men as Jonathan
Edwards, George Whitefield, and the Wesleys to kindle the flames
of revival.


J. Edwin Orr, who produced significant works on the subject of
revival, describes the term as “times of refreshing from the presence
of the Lord.” Throughout the Bible, various accounts of revival are
given in which, after times when God’s people could hardly be
distinguished from secular society, the Holy Spirit worked to restore
God’s people to a renewed state of repentance, faith, and holiness.
Psalm 85 offers great insight into this subject. As we examine this
passage, let’s pray that God will bring such revival to this nation for
his glory.

As We Pray For Revival Within Our Nation, Note...
• The Works That God Has Done. (1-3)

• The Restoration That God Can Provide. (4-7)

• The Truths That God Has Revealed. (8-9)

• The Blessings That God Will Supply. (10-13)

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