10,000 Reasons Week 1

Psalm 103:1-5 Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name! 2 Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits, 3 who forgives all your iniquity, who heals all your diseases, 4 who redeems your life from the pit, who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy, 5 who satisfies you with good so that your youth is renewed like the eagle’s. 

Have a Talk With Yourself (v1&2)

  • Do You Talk to Yourself (I Do)
    • David COMMANDS Himself to Be Thankful

All My Innermost Parts (v1)

  • We are Three Dimension Beings
    • Body
    • Soul
    • Spirit
  • Jesus said
    • Luke 10:27 Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind. 
      • To Truly Be Thankful Requires Full Participation in Spirit Soul and Body

David Hits the Wall

  • Why is David Self Motivating?
  • Earlier Chapters He’s On Cloud 9
    • Chapter 99 Exalting God as a Ruler of Nations
    • Chapter 100 Exalting God as the Good Shepherd
    • Chapter 101 Exalting God as Blameless and Committing His Life in Holiness
  • Chapter 102 David Changes His Tune
    • Scholars Don’t Know Exactly What Happened  
      • Overwhelmed with 
        • Trouble
        • Pouring Out His Problems to the Lord
  • David’s Tendency was Just Like Ours
    • We Are Only Thankful When Things are Going Good
      • 1 Thessalonians 5:18 In everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. 

Don’t Be Forgetful (v2)

  • David Encourages Himself Not to FORGET Being a Child of God Comes with Benefits
    • Psalm 68:19 Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior, who daily bears our burdens
      • KJV Who daily loath us with benefits

Who He Is & What He Does (v3-5)

He Forgives ALL Your Iniquity

He Heals ALL Your Diseases

He Redeems Your Life From the Pit

Crowns with Steadfast Love and Mercy

Satisfies with Good

Renews Your Youth Like the Eagle’s