Lesson 7: Chewing on God's Word
(All Scripture quotations are from the NET Bible)
Matthew 5:6 - "Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be satisfied."
Matthew 6:33 - "But above all pursue his kingdom and righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well."
Luke 24:27 - "Then beginning with Moses and all the prophets, he interpreted to them the things written about himself in all the scriptures."
Philippians 4:8 - "Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is worthy of respect, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if something is excellent or praiseworthy, think about these things."
Genesis 24:63 - "He [Isaac] went out to relax in the field in the early evening. Then he looked up and saw that there were camels approaching."
Psalm 1:2 - "Instead he finds pleasure in obeying the Lord’s commands; he meditates on his commands day and night."
Psalm 48:9 - "We reflect on your loyal love, O God, within your temple."
Joshua 1:8 - "This law scroll must not leave your lips! You must meditate on it day and night so you can carefully obey all that is written in it. Then you will prosper and be successful."
Psalm 19:14 - "May my words and my thoughts be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my sheltering rock and my redeemer."
1 John 4:18-19 - "There is no fear in love, but perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears punishment has not been perfected in love. We love because he loved us first."