Dr. Danny Campbell
This young convert was deeply impressed and determined to make these the rules of his life. From that day onward throughout his life he made it a rule to spend the first moments of his day alone with God and God's Word. Before he read a letter, looked at a paper or even read a telegram, he went first to the Bible, that the first impression of the day might be what he got directly from God.
- Series: Psalms Teaching
- Scripture: Psalm 36
Psalm 36 Worksheet
David is called the ________________________ of the Lord in both Psalm 18 and 36!
In this Psalm David contrasts wicked and sinful people with the ________________________ and Righteous God.
The truth about the wicked person’s ________________ for God V. 1-4
The Hebrew word for Oracle is Na’um (H 5002), which occurs 358 times in the Old Testament. It mostly occurs in the prophets, with only 2 uses in Psalms, here and in the very important Psalm 110:1. It carries the force of a “______________________.”
Notice the progression the wicked goes through:
First, the wicked person doesn’t _________________________ God.
Second, the wicked person’s lack of fearing God leads to sinful _______________________.
Third, the wicked person’s sinful pride leads them to ______________________ their sin.
Fourth, by God’s perfect standard the wicked is unwise and given over to _____________ ways.
The truth about God’s _________________ for man and beast V. 5-9
What Hebrew word do you think is the word for mercy in verse 5?
Hesed appears __________________ times in this Psalm
Verses 5 and 6 ____________________ God’s steadfast love, His faithfulness, His righteousness, and His justice.
Verses 7-9 call us to trust and be _____________________ with this great God!
David speaks here as one who stays close enough to God to know Him as his ______________.
In verse 8 David connects being close enough to God to being close to what? God’s _________.
I love how often David anticipates being with God forever as experiencing _________________!
Psalm 16:9-11 Psalm 27:4, 13
Verse 9 beautifully summarizes how David viewed God – as his ____________ of Life and Light!
A beautiful little prayer for God’s __________________ and protection V. 10-12
A person who fears God will have God as their standard of righteousness and seek to live as an ____________________ person.
What does David pray he will be kept from in verse 11? ____________________