In Stress: Peace amid Pressure David Powlison invites you to look at Psalm 131 to learn how to quiet your soul in the midst of external pressures. Psalm 131 is about learning composure through a relationship with Jesus Christ. His presence in our lives is the only thing strong enough to overpower stress. Learn to say with the psalmist, "Surely I have composed and quieted my soul."
Is it possible not to be controlled by lifes stressful circumstances and relationships? The author says Psalm 131 shows how to quiet your soul before God.
David Powlison (MDiv, Westminster Theological Seminary; MA, PhD, University of Pennsylvania) is the editor of the Journal of Biblical Counseling and a member of the faculty and counseling staff at the Christian Counseling and Education Foundation in Glenside, Pennsylvania. He teaches at Westminster Theological Seminary and is a board member and fellow of the National Association of Nouthetic Counselors. He and his wife live in Glenside. They have three children.