Hearing God’s Word with Profit

Psalms, Sermon Preparation

October 17, 2008 – Morning Worship
(audio file)

MondayPsalm 119:89-112; I Thessalonians 2
What do we have to believe about the Bible for it to be effective when we hear it preached?

TuesdayActs 17
Consider these examples of hearing God’s word: Thessalonians, Bereans and Athenians. How would you describe them?

WednesdayExodus 24:3-8; Matthew 12:46-50; James 1:19-2:26
A profitable hearing of God’s word includes what?

ThursdayPsalms 19:7-11; 119:129-176; Luke 10:38-42; John 6:60-71
How should we “value” the preaching of God’s word?

FridayJoshua 1:1-9; Psalms 1:1-3; 143
What is meditation? Why is it important in our spiritual growth?

SaturdayPsalm 119:18; II Kings 6:8-19; Luke 24; John 9:25
What do we need above all as we hear the preaching of God’s word?