Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.
Membership Matters Dinner and Dessert
PRAYER REQUEST FOR “OUR TEAM” IN ASIA
(one of thousands we support through the Cooperative Program. 10% of our Church Giving. This team grew up and was called to ministry here @ King’s)
GREAT MOVIE OPENING THIS WEEK @ AMC THEATER. TAKE A FRIEND.
Contact Bob Littleton @ church office about going Wednesday night. He might have a free ticket for you. Might.
Independence Day v. Dependence Day
That these united Colonies are, and of Right ought to be Free and Independent States, that they are Absolved from all Allegiance to the British Crown, and that all political connection between them and the State of Great Britain, is and ought to be totally dissolved; and that as Free and Independent States,
excerpt from Declaration of Independence
Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths. Proverbs 3.5-6
Lev 25:18 “Therefore you shall do my statutes and keep my rules and perform them, and then you will dwell in the land securely. 19 The land will yield its fruit, and you will eat your fill and dwell in it securely.
Job 11:18 And you will feel secure, because there is hope; you will look around and take your rest in security.
Psa 4:8 In peace I will both lie down and sleep; for you alone, O LORD, make me dwell in safety.
Isa 26:3 You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you. 4 Trust in the LORD forever, for the LORD GOD is an everlasting rock.
Psa 27:3 Though an army encamp against me, my heart shall not fear; though war arise against me, yet I will be confident.
Exo 14:31 Israel saw the great power that the LORD used against the Egyptians, so the people feared the LORD, and they believed in the LORD and in his servant Moses.
Deu 8:3 And he humbled you and let you hunger and fed you with manna, which you did not know, nor did your fathers know, that he might make you know that man does not live by bread alone, but man lives by every word that comes from the mouth of the LORD.
- that he knows what he is doing.
- that he knows more than I do.
- that he is always up to good.
Fear the Lord
- Not running away
- Running to
- A Trusting Fear
- God CANNOT LIE.
- God is love.
- His love endures forever
- God gave his own son to deliver us from sin
- He is able in everything.
- Has given his Holy Spirit to be with us … right now
- He is same yesterday, today and forever.
- he hears your prayers.
- Sin and the Devil only lie
Jos 23:14 “And now I am about to go the way of all the earth, and you know in your hearts and souls, all of you, that not one word has failed of all the good things that the LORD your God promised concerning you. All have come to pass for you; not one of them has failed.
Num 13:32 So they brought to the people of Israel a bad report of the land that they had spied out, saying, “The land, through which we have gone to spy it out, is a land that devours its inhabitants, and all the people that we saw in it are of great height.
Num 13:33 And there we saw the Nephilim (the sons of Anak, who come from the Nephilim), and we seemed to ourselves like grasshoppers, and so we seemed to them.”
Deu 1:31 and in the wilderness, where you have seen how the LORD your God carried you, as a man carries his son, all the way that you went until you came to this place.’
Deu 1:32 Yet in spite of this word you did not believe the LORD your God,
Job 8:9 For we are but of yesterday and know nothing, for our days on earth are a shadow.
Francis Adrian Van der Kemp to Thomas Jefferson, 14 July 1816 about the doctrine of trinity.
. . .ridicule is the only weapon which can be used against unintelligible propositions. ideas must be distinct before reason can act upon them; and no man ever had a distinct idea of the trinity. it is the mere Abracadabra of the mountebanks calling themselves the priests of Jesus.
Faith is believing what we know ain’t so.
The Gods offer no rewards for intellect. There was never one yet that showed any interest in it…
God created intellect. Calls for us, demands that we employ it. But he has also made it clear that there are somethings he does that we will not understand.
Do not put our trust in human understanding.
Romans 11:33 Oh, the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments and how inscrutable his ways!
Romans 11:34 “For who has known the mind of the Lord, or who has been his counselor?”
Php 3:8 Indeed, I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. For his sake I have suffered the loss of all things and count them as rubbish, in order that I may gain Christ
Isa 26:7 The path of the righteous is level; you make level the way of the righteous.
Isa 40:3 A voice cries: “In the wilderness prepare the way of the LORD; make straight in the desert a highway for our God.
Isa 40:4 Every valley shall be lifted up, and every mountain and hill be made low; the uneven ground shall become level, and the rough places a plain.
Eph 2:10 For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.
Joh 14:6 Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.