Psalm 19

01 Mar

Psalm 19 # 9 God’s Decrees and Our Delight

God’s Decrees and our Delight “The ordinances of the Lord are sure and altogether righteous.” Psalm 19:9 “God is holy and He has made holiness the moral condition necessary to the health of the universe.” A. W. Tozer INTRODUCTION:After an excellent sermon, a young pastor recently called for those who were unsaved to come to the altar to find their Savior. His moving words went something like this: “Come. God loves you. He is not mad at you.” Now, being a Pastor of...

01 Mar

Psalm 19 #10 More Precious Than Gold

The ordinances of the LORD are more precious than gold, than much pure gold; they are sweeter than honey, than honey from the comb. By them is your servant warned; In keeping them there is great reward. Ps 19:10-11 “Indeed, if we consider the unblushing promises of reward and the staggering nature of the rewards promised in the Gospels, it would seem that our Lord finds our desires not too strong, but too weak. We are half-hearted creatures, fooling around about with...

30 Jan

Psalm 119 #8 The Purifying Power of Fear

A Banquet of God’s Glory: Psalm 119:1-8“Now the main thing is to get the eyes of the people open. They need to see hell as the result of their sin, and that produces fear, the fear of God which is the beginning of wisdom. Once they get this fear all will be comparatively easy; but if this fear does not lay hold of a man, his so-called conversion is a sham. True love wakens a man to reality;...

29 Jan

The Purifying Power of Fear

The Purifying Power of Fear ¨Now the main thing is to get the eyes of the people open. They need to see hell as the result of their sin, and that produces fear, the fear of God which is the beginning of wisdom. Once they get this fear all will be comparatively easy; but if this fear does not lay hold of a man, his so-called conversion is a sham. True love wakens a man to reality; sham love soaps him...