Meditation

Outline

 

1. Meditation on God and His Law

2. Enjoined and Encouraged

3. The Preciousness of Such Meditation

4. Divinely Acceptable

5. Essential to True Action & Success

 

1. Meditation on God and His Law

 

Psalms 63:6 I lie awake thinking of you, meditating on you through the night.

 

Psalms 1:2 But they delight in the law of the Lord, meditating on it day and night.

 

2. Enjoined and Encouraged

 

1 Timothy 4:13 Until I get there, focus on reading the Scriptures to the church, encouraging the believers, and teaching them.

 

1 Timothy 4:15 Give your complete attention to these matters. Throw yourself into your tasks so that everyone will see your progress.

 

3. The Preciousness of Such Meditation

 

Psalms 104:34 May all my thoughts be pleasing to him, for I rejoice in the Lord.

 

Psalms 139:17-18 How precious are your thoughts about me, O God.  They cannot be numbered!
18 I can’t even count them; they outnumber the grains of sand!  And when I wake up, you are still with me!

 

4. Divinely Acceptable

 

Psalms 19:14 May the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be pleasing to you, O Lord, my rock and my redeemer.

 

5. Essential to True Action & Success

 

Joshua 1:8 Study this Book of Instruction continually. Meditate on it day and night so you will be sure to obey everything written in it. Only then will you prosper and succeed in all you do.

Outline is from the Dixon Analytical Bible

Scripture is from the New Living Bible courtesy of www.biblegateway.com

Arranged and modified by HKM 04/08/2011