Psalm 1 what are your influences?


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Slides from sermon at Adelaide Place Baptist Church, Glasgow.

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Psalm 1 what are your influences?

  1. 1. What are yourinfluences?
  2. 2. Flickr:pitschuni
  3. 3. Psalm 1The Path of Life in the Psalms
  4. 4. Good Bad
  5. 5. Righteous Wicked
  6. 6. Good Bad
  7. 7. The Bad Choice 2choices The Good Choice
  8. 8. The BadChoice
  9. 9. The Bad Choice…like a wave of the sea, blownand tossed by the wind. James 1:6
  10. 10. But didn’t Jesus The eat with “tax BadChoice collectors and sinners”?
  11. 11. “but his delight is in the law of the LORD, and on his law he meditates day and night.” The Good Choice
  12. 12. meditate [ˈmɛdɪˈteɪt]vb 1. (intr; foll by on or upon) to think about something deeply 2. (intr) to reflect deeply on spiritual matters, esp as a religious act 3. (tr) to plan, consider, or think of doing (something) Collins English Dictionary The Good Choice
  13. 13. TheGoodChoice
  14. 14. Flickr: Ben Grogan
  15. 15. “In all that he does, he prospers.” Really? TheGoodChoice
  16. 16. Flickr:canihazit
  17. 17. “The point of the simile is not that the righteous will not suffer, but rather that the righteous will always have in God a reliable resource to face and endure The life’s worst.”GoodChoice J Clinton McCann
  18. 18. What would my life look like if I tried to live out this psalm? TheGoodChoice
  19. 19. 1. I would grapple with the Bible, trying to understand it.
  20. 20. 2. I won’t be afraid to ask questions.
  21. 21. 3. I will be part of an inquiring community.
  22. 22. 4. I will look outwards.
  23. 23. The Jesus ate withGood “tax collectorsChoice and sinners”.
  24. 24. TheGoodChoice