Wednesday, August 27, 2008

13 reasons to love God's word

Thursday Thirteen, 7th edition

13 reasons to love God's word, from Psalm 119

1. God has commanded that his word be obeyed (v. 4).

2. By keeping God's word, you "shall not be put to shame" (v. 6).

3. Keeping God's word stored in your heart prevents sin (v. 11).

4. God's teachings are better than material wealth (v. 14).

5. Love God's word because it is eternal and life on earth is temporary (v. 19).

6. Keeping God's word will keep God from having to teach you the hard way (v. 21).

7. Knowing God's word gives you answers to those who taunt you (v. 42).

8. God's word can provide comfort during times of hardship (v. 50).

9. Love God's word because it is true and he is faithful (v. 75).

10. Loving God's word builds hope in our eternal salvation (v. 81).

11. Knowing God's word will make your wise (v. 98).

12. The Holy Spirit helps you understand the word (v. 169).

13. Blessed are those who know and follow God's word (v. 1).

8 comments:

Emma Sanders said...

That's a really nice list and a great reminder of why we should love God's word! Good scripture references, too, for praising Him.

Joy @ Joy Of Desserts said...

Amen!
Great list. You might be interested in Word-Filled Wednesdays. I find it a real blessing each week to visit all the participants.

Lazy Daisy said...

Loved your list, it really blessed me.

bernieg1 said...

That was a nice list on G-d's Word.

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Candy Minx said...

Very inspiring. a lot to think about but very helpful in remembering what is a positive focus and important in life.

Nice to "meet" you

here is my TT list:

http://gnosticminx.blogspot.com/2008/08/13-things-about-hundertwasser.html

Cheers,
Candy

Meg said...

Thank you for the reminder! I definitely needed it today, especially #8. God bless!

Lori said...

Nice way to share through a TT. :-)

Kasey said...

That's really good. stuff. God's word is incredible and my life source. I love it! You should pop by and check out my blog! I write a lot about my God-Times. Nice to meet you!

Happy TT!