Yahweh and Delight

by Rev. Vince Finnegan on January 19, 2014
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Psalms 16:11 - Yahweh’s original design for humanity was an eternal, intimate relationship with Him; so, when we fellowship with Him, life works.

Genesis 17:7 and 8
The great covenant promise: “I will be your God”

Lev. 26:12
- I will also walk among you and be your God, and you shall be My people.

Jeremiah 7:23; 11:4
- Yahweh’s great dream

Ezekiel 36:28; Revelation 21:5-7
In the end, the dream will be reality.

Genesis 3:8
- Adam and Eve hide themselves from the presence of the LORD God.

Genesis 4:16
- Cain went out from the presence of the LORD.

Exodus 33: 12-18
- Moses wanted the presence of God.

Psalm 16:11
- David’s passion for Yahweh, well-documented in his writing, stands as a lighthouse for those who want a similar relationship with their God.

Psalm 51:11
“Cast me not away from thy presence;”

Ps 119:16
I shall delight in Your statutes; I shall not forget Your word.
Ps 119:24 Your testimonies also are my delight; they are my counselors.
Ps 119:35 Make me walk in the path of Your commandments, for I delight in it.
Ps 119:47 I shall delight in Your commandments, which I love.
Ps 119:70 Their heart is covered with fat, but I delight in Your law.
Ps 119:77 …for Your law is my delight.
Ps 119:174 I long for Your salvation, O LORD, and Your law is my delight.

Psalm 101:6; 147:10-12
- David found great delight in Yahweh and more importantly desired to delight Yahweh. It is a two way street.

Pro 11:20
- The blameless in their walk are His delight.
Pro 12:22 - Those who deal faithfully are His delight.
Proverbs 15:8 - The prayer of the upright is His delight.

Jeremiah 9:24
– “For I delight in these things," declares the LORD.

1Corinthians 4:1-6
To be in God’s presence has to do with your thinking. What do you think about? Most minds are filled with self and not God.

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