I. Extol The LORD For His Resurrection- vs. 1-4

A. He Helped David - v. 1 I will extol thee, O LORD; for thou hast lifted me up, and hast not made my foes to rejoice over me. His Deliverance was :- (a) Divine "for thou hast lifted me up" (b) Direct "I will extol thee, O LORD" (c) & Decisive hast not made my foes to rejoice over me.

B. He Healed David - v. 2 O LORD my God, I cried unto thee, and thou hast healed me. His Development was :- (a) Divine "thou hast healed me" (b) Direct "O LORD my God, I cried unto thee," (c) & Decisive Healed :- 1. Physically 2. Mentally 3. Spiritually "He Brought me up"- v. 3 O LORD, thou hast brought up my soul from the grave: thou hast kept me alive, that I should not go down to the pit. C. He Heard David v. 3 O LORD, thou hast brought up my soul from the grave: thou hast kept me alive, that I should not go down to the pit. His Direction was :- (a) Divine "O LORD, thou hast brought up my soul from the grave:" (b) Direct "thou hast kept me alive," (c) & Decisive "that I should not go down to the pit." Ps. 16:9-11 Therefore my heart is glad, and my glory rejoiceth: my flesh also shall rest in hope. 10 For thou wilt not leave my soul in hell; neither wilt thou suffer thine Holy One to see corruption. 11 Thou wilt shew me the path of life: in thy presence is fulness of joy; at thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore.

II. Extol The LORD For His Restoration- V. 5-9 Restoration : - A. Of Praise - v. 5 For his anger endureth but a moment; in his favour is life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.

Praise The Lord For His Patience "For his anger endureth but a moment" For His Purpose "in his favour is life:" For His Providence "weeping may endure for a night" For His Pre-eminence "but joy cometh in the morning." Jeremiah 29:11 For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end. B. Of Power - v. 7 LORD, by thy favour thou hast made my mountain to stand strong: Neh. 8:10 Then he said unto them, Go your way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions unto them for whom nothing is prepared: for this day is holy unto our Lord: neither be ye sorry; for the joy of the LORD is your strength. C. Of Prayer - vs. 8 I cried to thee, O LORD; and unto the LORD I made supplication. Eccl. 12:13 Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man.

1. With Thanks- v. 9 What profit is there in my blood, when I go down to the pit?

2. With Testimony- v. 9 Shall the dust praise thee? shall it declare thy truth? III. Extol the LORD with Rejoicing- v.11-12;

A. David Was Dancing- v. 11 Thou hast turned for me my mourning into dancing: II Sam. 6:14 And David danced before the LORD with all his might; and David was girded with a linen ephod.

B. David Was Shouting- v. 11 thou hast put off my sackcloth, and girded me with gladness; Isa. 61:10 I will greatly rejoice in the LORD, my soul shall be joyful in my God; for he hath clothed me with the garments of salvation, he hath covered me with the robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom decketh himself with ornaments, and as a bride adorneth herself with her jewels.

C. David Was Singing- v. 12 To the end that my glory may sing praise to thee, and not be silent.

Copy Sermon to Clipboard with PRO

Browse All Media

Related Media

Cleanse Me
PowerPoint Template
David And Goliath
PowerPoint Template
Facing Your Giants
PowerPoint Template
Talk about it...

Nobody has commented yet. Be the first!

Join the discussion