Road-trip Rhythms #19 – Forever Changed
August 30, 2020 / Psalms 19:
1 The heavens are the glory of God. The skies declare His .
2 Day after day they continue to ; night after night they make him .
3 They speak without a sound or word; their voice is never heard.
4a Yet their message has gone throughout the earth, and their words to all the .
4b God has made a home in the heavens for the .
5 It bursts forth like a radiant bridegroom after his wedding.
It rejoices like a great athlete eager to run the race.
6 The sun rises at one end of the heavens and follows its to the other end.
Nothing can hide from its .
7 The of the Lord is complete, reviving the soul.
The of the Lord are trustworthy, making wise the simple.
8 The of the Lord are right, bringing joy to the heart.
The of the Lord are clear, giving insight for living.
9 The for the Lord is pure, lasting forever. The of the Lord are true; each one is just.
10 They are more than gold, even the finest gold. They are sweeter than honey, even honey dripping from the comb.
11 Moreover, Your servant is by them, a great reward for those who obey them.
12 How can I know all the sins in my heart? Cleanse me from these faults.
13 Keep your servant from deliberate sins! Don’t let them control me.
Then I will be , free of guilt and innocent of great sin.
14 May the words of my and the of my be pleasing to you, O Lord, my Rock, and my .
Creation & The Word
The Process of Transformation
3 Pictures of Transformation
The Truth of Scripture brings , , &
My Redeemer – Jesus is my –
Making Prepared Disciples
We are formed, equipped, and empowered—as disciplined learners—growing in obeying and enacting the words, ways & works of Jesus. We confess our sins to God & each other; are patient with each other’s failures; and challenge & encourage one another. Being people of qualitative substance and quantitative influence, we practice the care of souls for our own wellbeing and that of others.
Key Practices: Reflecting & Responding to the Spirit of God and the Care of Souls.
For more on the Word and how it helps in the Transformation Process Meditate on Psalm 119.
My So What (What is God saying to me, about Him, about me?) –
Now What? (How is God asking me to respond in heart and action?) –