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Reading, study, meditation and memorization are invitations for God to teach you through His word.

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  1. 1. Psalm 119:9-11 How can a young man keep his way pure? By living according to Your word. I seek You with all my heart; do not let me stray from Your commands. I have hidden Your word in my heart that I might not sin against you.
  2. 2. Psalm 119:12-14 Praise be to You, O Lord; teach me Your decrees. With my lips I recount all the laws that come from Your mouth. I rejoice in following Your statutes as one rejoices in great riches.
  3. 3. Psalm 119:15-16 I meditate on Your precepts and consider Your ways. I delight in your decrees; I will not neglect Your word.
  4. 4. These instructions serve a dual purpose, either to KEEP you on the straight and narrow or to help you FIND your way back. Think of God’s word as both a MIRROR and a MAP, showing us not only where we are but hot to get to where we need to be. We seek the FACE of God through the WORD of God.
  5. 5. It is not about knowing the Bible as much as meeting and getting to know the AUTHOR Memorizing scripture is gathering INTEL in ADVANCE What is INWARDLY hidden in your heart will eventually be OUTWARDLY visible.
  6. 6. Reading, study, meditation, and memorization are INVITATIONS for God to teach you through His word The rejoicing is not in adding another MEMORY verse, but in the ability to FOLLOW …as we allow God’s word to take more ground in the battleground of the MIND, we are better enabled to keep in step with Him in the battlefield of LIFE
  7. 7. Please take a moment to fill out your Communication Card My Next Step Today is to: ( ) Do the home life help (in bulletin) ( ) Pick a verse/text to memorize ( ) Memorize verses to help with an area of struggle (see Dan if you need suggestions) ( ) Spend more time in the Word that the Word may get more into me ( ) Evaluate if my life is in alignment with God’s word ( ) Other________________________