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The Journey Through Life

March 26, 2012

Here are the sermon notes from Sunday, March 25, 2012.

I.  Deuteronomy 8:2-7  The Journey

A.  God leads us

1.  He humbles us.

2.  He tests us.

3.  He chastens us.

When bad things are happening in our lives, it is appropriate to search for a reason.  We do not always understand, but we can always trust.

B.  Man does not live by bread alone.   Do not neglect the Word.  Remember to feed our spiritual nature.

C.  Keep the commandments of God.

D.  God is bringing us to a good land.

II.  Deuteronomy 10:12-13  Walk With God

A.  Keep the commandments of God.

B. The commandments of God are for our own good.

C.  Bonus Point: Love the stranger.  (or immigrants, verse 19)

III.  Deuteronomy 11:26-28  It is Your Choice

A.  God promises blessings if we are obedient.

B.  God warns of curses if we disobey.

Conclusion:  The journey of life goes better if we walk with God and live according to His commandments.