Here is the outline for the last message in the series Amazing Grazing taught at Discovery Church.
This series is based out of the 23rd Psalm.
Part 4 “We The Sheeple”
Pastor Steve Lummer
Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over. 6 Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever. Psalm 23:1-6 (kjv)
1. How can I get past the pain of my PAST?
Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over.
1. DON’T IGNORE IT.
“I kept very quiet… but I became ever more upset. I became very angry inside, and as I thought about it, my anger burned.” Ps. 39:2-3 (NCV)
2. DON’T RUN FROM IT
“I wish I had wings like a dove. Then I’d fly away and rest. I would hurry to my place of escape…” Ps. 55:6-8 (NCV)
3. DON’T WORRY ABOUT IT
“To worry yourself to death with resentment would be a foolish, senseless thing to do.” Job 5:2 (GN)
4. DON’T RESENT IT
“You are only hurting yourself with your anger.” Job. 18:4 (GN)
WHAT GOD SAYS TO DO WHEN YOU HURT
1. LET GOD SETTLE THE SCORE.
“You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies.”
2. LET GOD SOOTH MY WOUNDS.
“You anoint my head with oil”
3. LET GOD SATISFY MY NEEDS.
“My cup overflows”
2. How can I have faith for the FUTURE?
A. Realize that God is WATCHING OVER ME!
Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life
B. Realize that Heaven is WAITING FOR ME!
and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.
Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me. 2 In my Father’s house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. John 14:1,2
You cannot have a future when your past is bigger than your dreams.
Have a great life .