Summary: To show that GOD's blessings will not grow cold or He will not be relaxed in giving us His blessings.
Do you have GOD's blessings?
II. AUDIENCE PROFILE:
To show that GOD's blessings will not grow cold or He will not be relaxed in giving us His blessings.
Deuteronomy 2:7 (Amplified Bible)
For the Lord your God has blessed you in all the work of your hand. He knows your walking through this great wilderness. These forty years the Lord your God has been with you; you have lacked nothing.
He will not relax His hold on you and His blessings of love and mercy will never grow cold.
A. Name means: remember
B. Author: Moses
C. Date written: 1407 - 1406 B.C.
D. Purpose: To repeat the law to survivors in the wilderness
E. To whom written: Children of Israel
F. Main theme: Rehearsal of the law
VIII. MAIN BODY:
A. Blessed by GOD in all our works
"For the Lord your God has blessed you in all the work of your hand."
Genesis 12:2 (Amplified Bible)
And I will make of you a great nation, and I will bless you [with abundant increase of favors] and make your name famous and distinguished, and you will be a blessing [dispensing good to others].
Ours is Abrahamic covenant of blessings for we are children of Abraham in the faith.
Genesis 26:12 (Amplified Bible)
Then Isaac sowed seed in that land and received in the same year a hundred times as much as he had planted, and the Lord favored him with blessings.
Psalms 90:17 (Amplified Bible)
And let the beauty and delightfulness and favor of the Lord our God be upon us; confirm and establish the work of our hands—yes, the work of our hands, confirm and establish it.
We are blessed and so much blessed by GOD because it's His Grace for us. Multiplied blessings upon us.
John 1:17 (Amplified Bible)
For while the Law was given through Moses, grace (unearned, undeserved favor and spiritual blessing) and truth came through Jesus Christ.
B. GOD never left us
"These forty years the Lord your God has been with you;"
Joshua 1:5 (Amplified Bible)
No man shall be able to stand before you all the days of your life. As I was with Moses, so I will be with you; I will not fail you or forsake you.
Deuteronomy 31:6-8 (Amplified Bible)
Be strong, courageous, and firm; fear not nor be in terror before them, for it is the Lord your God Who goes with you; He will not fail you or forsake you.
And Moses called to Joshua and said to him in the sight of all Israel, Be strong, courageous, and firm, for you shall go with this people into the land which the Lord has sworn to their fathers to give them, and you shall cause them to possess it.
It is the Lord Who goes before you; He will [march] with you; He will not fail you or let you go or forsake you; [let there be no cowardice or flinching, but] fear not, neither become broken [in spirit—depressed, dismayed, and unnerved with alarm].
Hebrews 13:5 (Amplified Bible)
Let your character or moral disposition be free from love of money [including greed, avarice, lust, and craving for earthly possessions] and be satisfied with your present [circumstances and with what you have]; for He [God] Himself has said, I will not in any way fail you nor give you up nor leave you without support. [I will] not, [I will] not, [I will] not in any degree leave you helpless nor forsake nor let [you] down (relax My hold on you)! [Assuredly not!]