Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Thank the Lord for He is Good Psalm 107. The Lord… Psa 103:6-10 Executes righteousness and justice (6) Executes righteousness and justice (6) Made His.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Thank the Lord for He is Good Psalm 107. The Lord… Psa 103:6-10 Executes righteousness and justice (6) Executes righteousness and justice (6) Made His."— Presentation transcript:

1 Thank the Lord for He is Good Psalm 107

2 The Lord… Psa 103:6-10 Executes righteousness and justice (6) Executes righteousness and justice (6) Made His ways known (7) Made His ways known (7) Merciful and gracious (8) Merciful and gracious (8) Slow to anger and abounding in mercy (8) Slow to anger and abounding in mercy (8) Corrects with loving patience (9-10) Corrects with loving patience (9-10) 2

3 Psalm 107 A song of thanksgiving A song of thanksgiving First, for deliverance from Babylonian captivity (1-3) First, for deliverance from Babylonian captivity (1-3) Then for other deliverances (4-32) Then for other deliverances (4-32) God in His goodness delivers His people God in His goodness delivers His people Wise consider the blessings and responsibilities of His loving-kindness (43) Wise consider the blessings and responsibilities of His loving-kindness (43) 3

4 God’s Loving-kindness God is good, 107:1 (106:1; 118:1; 136:1) God is good, 107:1 (106:1; 118:1; 136:1) – His nature – Great for those who fear Him, Psa 31:19 Goodness actively shown to mankind Goodness actively shown to mankind – Goodness retained is not good, 1 Jno 3:16-18 – Our sin prompted God’s goodness in the form of mercy, Titus 3:3-7 4

5 God’s Loving-kindness We need God’s deliverance from our sins We need God’s deliverance from our sins – The distress of sin, 107:10-12, 17, 33-34, – God is pictured as bringing man low (because of sins against God) – Righteous are lifted up by God, 107:41 – When the wicked cry out to God He hears and delivers, 107:2-3, 13-14,

6 God’s Loving-kindness We need God’s deliverance from life’s trials, 107:23-32 We need God’s deliverance from life’s trials, 107:23-32 – Sea merchants see God’s works and wonders – Like them, life puts us under stress and strain -- we need God’s deliverance! Psa 31:19-24 – See the hand of God, Jas 4:13-15 – Trust His protection, Heb 13:5-6; Rom 8:31,

7 God’s Loving-kindness God’s goodness prompts thanksgiving, 107:1 (1 Ths 5:18) God’s goodness prompts thanksgiving, 107:1 (1 Ths 5:18) – Wise observe God’s goodness, 107:43 – See God’s hand in everything, 107:42-43 – Wise respond with thanksgiving, sacrifice, praise and service, 107:1, 8-9, 16, 22, 32, 42 7

8 God’s Loving-kindness God’s goodness prompts thanksgiving, 107:1 (1 Ths 5:18) God’s goodness prompts thanksgiving, 107:1 (1 Ths 5:18) – Wise see God’s goodness, 107:43 – Wise and righteous see God’s hand in all things, 107:42-43 – Seeing God’s loving-kindness causes the righteous to react with thanksgiving, sacrifice, praise and service, 107:1, 8-9, 16, 22, 32, 42 8

9 God’s Loving-kindness God’s goodness prompts thanksgiving, 107:1 (1 Ths 5:18) God’s goodness prompts thanksgiving, 107:1 (1 Ths 5:18) – We are obliged to… Be thankful for His goodness! 107:8-9, 15-16, 21-22, 31-32; Eph 5:19-20 Be thankful for His goodness! 107:8-9, 15-16, 21-22, 31-32; Eph 5:19-20 Sacrifice to Him, 107:22; Rom 12:1 Sacrifice to Him, 107:22; Rom 12:1 Declare His works with joy, 107:22; Acts 5:41 Declare His works with joy, 107:22; Acts 5:41 Exalt and praise Him, 107:32; Jno 4:24 Exalt and praise Him, 107:32; Jno 4:24 9

10 See God’s Loving-kindness Delivered Israel from exile and prison, 107:3-4, Delivered Israel from exile and prison, 107:3-4, – From Babylon, Jer 31:7-12; Ezra 9:7-9 – Sinners from bondage of sin, Jer 31:31-34; Rom 6:17-18 – Evokes praise, thanksgiving and faithful service, 1 Chrn 16:

11 See God’s Justice Delivers sinners to the consequences of their sins when they rebel against His word, 107:10-12, 33-34, Delivers sinners to the consequences of their sins when they rebel against His word, 107:10-12, 33-34, – The soul that sins shall die, Ezek 18:4 – God “gives them up”, Psa 81:11-12; Rom 1:24, 26, 28 11

12 See God’s Loving-kindness Delivered sinners from harm when they turn to Him, 107:17-19 Delivered sinners from harm when they turn to Him, 107:17-19 – Call on his name, Acts 2:21, 37-38, 41 – If you are in sin you are lost and need to call on God immediately! Acts 22:16; 1 Jno 1:8-9 12

13 Whoever is Wise… Sees and understands God’s loving- kindness, 107:43 Sees and understands God’s loving- kindness, 107:43 Gives thanks to God, 107:1, 8, 15, 21, 31 Gives thanks to God, 107:1, 8, 15, 21, 31 – Sin of ingratitude will cause many to be lost! 2 Tim 3:2 – Thanks is shown by humble obedience 13

14 Whoever is Wise… Cries out to God for His help, 107:6, 13, 19, 28 Cries out to God for His help, 107:6, 13, 19, 28 – Lord save us, Matt 8:24-25; Acts 2:37 – Jesus calms the storm, Matt 8:26-27; Acts 2:38, 41 – Grace to help in time of need, 107:41-42; Heb 4:


Download ppt "Thank the Lord for He is Good Psalm 107. The Lord… Psa 103:6-10 Executes righteousness and justice (6) Executes righteousness and justice (6) Made His."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google