Thank You, LORD!

Read

  Psalms 50:23 (NET)

Whoever presents a thank-offering honors Me.

To whoever obeys My

commands, I will reveal My power to deliver.

Reflect

Re-read the text. Think about it for a few minutes. Have you offered a thanks to the LORD today? Selah.

Respond

Respond to the Lord by offering a sacrifice of thanks and praise to Him for His mercy and grace toward you.

Rest

Finally, simply rest in the Word of God and in His presence. Abide in the Lord and allow Him to abide in you by and through His Word.

Celestial and Terrestrial — The Lord’s

Read

  Psalms 89:11 (NASB)

The heavens are Yours, the earth also is Yours;

the world and all it contains,

You have founded them.

Reflect

Re-read the text. Think about it for a few minutes. Have you acknowledged that the owner and founder of heaven and earth is the LORD?

Respond

Respond to the Lord by thanking Him for establishing the heaven, the earth and all that is in it. Selah.

Rest

Finally, simply rest in the Word of God and in His presence. Abide in the Lord and allow Him to abide in you by and through His Word.

Full Ownership Belongs to the LORD

Read

  Job 41:11 (ESV)

Who has first given to me, that I should repay him?

Whatever is under the whole heaven is mine.

Reflect

Re-read the text. Think about it for a few minutes. Have you acknowledged that the owner and founder of the earth is the LORD?

Respond

Respond to the Lord by thanking Him for establishing the earth, the heavens, the sea…indeed, you and me!

Rest

Finally, simply rest in the Word of God and in His presence. Abide in the Lord and allow Him to abide in you by and through His Word.

All That Is in Earth is Yours

Read

  1 Chronicles 29:11 (NKJV)

Yours, O LORD, is the greatness,

the power and the glory,

the victory and the majesty;

for all that is in heaven and in earth is Yours;

Yours is the kingdom, O LORD,

and You are exalted as head over all.

Reflect

Re-read the text. Think about it for a few minutes. Have you acknowledged that all that is in heaven and in earth belongs to the Lord? Selah.

Respond

Respond to the Lord by thanking Him for His majestic, exalted and victorious reign over all the earth!

Rest

Finally, simply rest in the Word of God and in His presence. Abide in the Lord and allow Him to abide in you by and through His Word.

Heaven & Earth Belong to the LORD

Read

  Deuteronomy 10:14 (NKJV)

Indeed heaven and the highest heavens belong to the LORD your God,

also the earth with all that is in it.

Reflect

Re-read the text. Think about it for a few minutes. Do you recognized the fact that the LORD owns heaven, the highest heavens and the earth?

Respond

Respond to the Lord by thanking Him for His universal reign!

Rest

Finally, simply rest in the Word of God and in His presence. Abide in the Lord and allow Him to abide in you by and through His Word.

The Earth is the LORD’s

Read

  Psalms 24:1-2 (NKJV)

The earth is the LORD’s and all its fullness, the world and those who

dwell therein. For He has founded it upon the seas,

and established it upon the waters.

Reflect

Re-read the text. Think about it for a few minutes. Have you acknowledged that the owner and founder of the earth is the LORD?

Respond

Respond to the Lord by thanking Him for establishing the earth, the sky, the sea…indeed, you and me!

Rest

Finally, simply rest in the Word of God and in His presence. Abide in the Lord and allow Him to abide in you by and through His Word.

Praise Him From Sunrise to Sunset

Read

  Psalms 113:3

From the rising of the sun to its going down the LORD’s name is to be praised. (NKJV)
From east to west the LORD’s name is deserving of praise. (NET)
From the rising of the sun to its setting the name of the Lord is to be praised. (NASB)

Reflect

Re-read your favorite version of the text. Think about it for a few minutes. Is He not worthy of praise all day long?

Respond

Respond to the Lord by praising Him from sunrise to sunset!

Rest

Finally, simply rest in the Word of God and in His presence. Abide in the Lord and allow Him to abide in you by and through His Word.