Summary: The more you use it the more you love it the word of God.
THIS BOOK IS HABIT FORMING 11/4 /16
Luke 4:4 |
And Jesus answered him, saying, It is written, That man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word of God.
Luke 5:1 |
And it came to pass, that, as the people pressed upon him to hear the word of God, he stood by the lake of Gennesaret,
Now the parable is this: The seed is the word of God.
And he answered and said unto them, My mother and my brethren are these which hear the word of God, and do it.
But he said, Yea rather, blessed are they that hear the word of God, and keep it.
(1) Use it regular
Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.
(2) It will decrease appetite for lying
Wherefore putting away lying, speak every man truth with his neighbour: for we are members one of another.
Proverbs 12:22 - Lying lips [are] abomination to the LORD: but they that deal truly [are] his delight.
(3) It will decrease cheating
Proverbs 14:12 - There is a way which seemeth right unto a man, but the end thereof [are] the ways of death.
(4) It will decrease Stealing
If a man be found stealing any of his brethren of the children of Israel, and maketh merchandise of him, or selleth him; then that thief shall die; and thou shalt put evil away from among you.
By swearing, and lying, and killing, and stealing, and committing adultery, they break out, and blood toucheth blood.
(5) It will decrease hating.
For we ourselves also were sometimes foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving divers lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.
(6) It will increase love.
Thou shalt not avenge, nor bear any grudge against the children of thy people, but thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself: I am the LORD.
(7) It will give you peace.
The LORD lift up his countenance upon thee, and give thee peace.
(8) You will have Joy.
Job 8:19 |
Behold, this is the joy of his way, and out of the earth shall others grow.
Yet I will rejoice in the LORD, I will joy in the God of my salvation.
(9) It will increase compassion.
Ephesians 4:32 - And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.
Galatians 6:2 - Bear ye one another's burdens, and so fulfil the law of Christ.