One of the passages of scripture that the grandma seemed to like to quote the most often is what we’re going to start with today that’s how the proverbs chapter 3 and let me read the two verses for you and then talk for a minute and then we’ll we can actually look at eight verses all together and I today.
I just wanted to do a verse by verse study so that’s what we’re going to look at today alright so proverbs.
Three we’ll start with verse five trust in the Lord with.
All your heart lean not on your own understanding in all your ways acknowledge him and he.
Will direct your paths those two passages are verses that I grew up with grandma would just quote them to me randomly and I’m ER eyes them not because I tried to and if somebody tells you everyday my birthday is let’s say March 1st after you hear.
It a certain amount of times you’re gonna you’re going to know my grandkids I I tell my grandkids all-time I’m wild about you so when I go.
Up to a little cruise I’ll say cruise look.
At me he goes I know what you’re going to say I know it’s you’re wild about me that’s right he he didn’t try to memorize it he just remembers because I hit him so many times with this that’s kind of the way this first was with me growing up was was this passage trust in the Lord with all your heart lean not on your own understanding.
In all your ways acknowledge him and he will direct your paths and that has been a honestly she planted seasoned me at a young age that became kind of a core part of how I live and think I I have certain portions of Scripture I’m sure you do as well that where you have met the Lord in the Word of God where you met the Lord where he spoke.
To you where he he comforted you he gave you direction whatever it might be and and I love to go back to those portions I have I have them marked all through the Bible and I’ll be in a situation where.
I don’t know what to do I just need peace of mind or I need something you know I just I just flipped look okay so I’m 37 I started reading there guy oh yeah that’s right that’s it all all as well as well as I read what he says I love those places this is one of them all right so let’s read through these eight verses and then we’re gonna take just a little bit of time to kind.
Of plow through them alright you’re ready ready ready or how many disciples of Jesus do we have in the room that’s good that’s good disciple means learner so let’s get to work verse 5 trust in the Lord with all your heart lean not on your own understanding in all.
Your ways acknowledge him and he shall direct your.
Paths do not be wise in your own eyes fear the Lord and depart from evil it will be health to your flesh and strength to your bones honor the Lord with your possessions and with the firstfruits of all your increase so your barns will be.
Filled with plenty and your vats will overflow with new wine last 2 verses my son do not despise the chastening of the Lord nor detest his correction for whom the Lord loves he corrects just as a.
Father the son in whom he delights we could go on.
But I honestly felt that for this morning I was just supposed to take these 8 verses and have us just walk through this as though to be honest with you as.