- How have sufferings been used for good in the life of the psalmist? How does this lead us forward in understanding why suffering sometimes comes? Cf. Jer. 2:30; Heb. 12:6-11; Amos 4:6-11.
- Each section begins with a statement about the Lord. How then is past experience of him to be used in prayer, commitment and obedience?
- What bearing do the commandments have on the relationships between God’s servant and others who fear him? See verses 63, 74, 79.