"For from the rising of the sun even unto the going down of the same my name shall be great among the Gentiles; and in every place incense shall be offered unto my name, and a pure offering: for my name shall be great among the heathen, saith the LORD of hosts. But ye have profaned it, in that ye say, The table of the LORD is polluted; and the fruit thereof, even his meat, is contemptible." (Malachi 1:11-12)
The LORD is my Shepherd. Almost everyone who has even heard of the Bible is familiar with this expression from Psalm 23. But what does that really mean? What is it that David tells us about his relationship with the LORD that David learned by keeping sheep. This lesson explores those questions and more as we look at this amazing name of God - Jehovah Ra'i, The Shepherd Lord.
Pastor walks his children through Westminster Shorter Catechism question 81—especially explaining and applying how the tenth commandment forbids grumbling that despises God's worth, wisdom, and kindness toward us and malice or envy that despise God's kindness toward others.
Q81. What is forbidden in the tenth commandment? The tenth commandment forbiddeth all discontentment with our own estate, envying or grieving at the good of our neighbor, and all inordinate motions and affections to anything that is his.
Pastor walks his children through Westminster Shorter Catechism question 80—especially explaining and applying that treasuring God is the foundation of being content and charitable.
Q80. What is required in the tenth commandment? The tenth commandment requireth full contentment with our own condition, with a right and charitable frame of spirit toward our neighbor, and all that is his.