Summary: Lets look at what we shoul do.
WHAT SHOULD THE LIVING DO?
The living God should have all our praise.
A blessing God should be blessed by the one he has blessed.
No matter what others do we should just bless God.
The dead can not help they are gone we living should rouse them to praise.
Psalms 115: 15 Ye are blessed of the LORD which made heaven and earth.
16 The heaven, even the heavens, are the LORD'S: but the earth hath he given to the children of men.
17 The dead praise not the LORD, neither any that go down into silence.
18 But we will bless the LORD from this time forth and for evermore. Praise the LORD.
(1) The dead are a mournful memory.
Silences voices in the choir’s good people who will sing no more among us.
Our speedy silence in this world with no concern will soon put us among them.
Some people are dead spiritually dead because of sin around us.
Lost souls in and going to hell will never praise our Lord.
(2) There is a resolution.
(But we will bless the Lord)
A song on our heart.
Praise in our mouth .
How many here are blessed of the Lord.
We should bless him in return.
Then he will bless us more and more.
He gives us Love we need to bless him for it.
(3) Lets have a coming home.
Ps.115: 12 The LORD hath been mindful of us: he will bless us; he will bless the house of Israel; he will bless the house of Aaron.
(We will bless the Lord from now on.)
We will live thankful and spiritually from now on.
Ps .115: 2 Wherefore should the heathen say, Where is now their God?
Be courageous in your answer.
With Joy in your heart and voice say he live with me.
(4) A new born baby.
A new life begins and never ends
We need to bless God.
Forgiveness of all our sins
Our needs supplied each day all year.
Mercy enjoyed all year every day.
Removal of our fears.
Our hopes fulfilled
Come on lets praise him.