Sunday Messages

Sun, Nov 27, 2011

The Joy Strategy

In this message, we look at a simple verse that is the basis for a biblical joy strategy. The principles in this verse, when believed and applied to your life, can help you overcome the blues. God has designed believers to live a life of thanksgiving and joy. You can grow in joy as you apply the joy strategy.

Duration:38 mins 19 secs

 

The Joy Strategy

Overcoming the Blues – Part 2

Life Church St. Louis November 27, 2011

Pastor Dan Walker

 

Psalm 118:1 (NIV) Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever.

Philippians 4:8 (NIV) Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable--if anything is excellent or praiseworthy--think about such things.

Psalm 118:24 (NIV) This is the day the LORD has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.

1. Remember the ­­­­­­­­__________ made today

Psalm 118:24 (NIV) This is the day the LORD has made;

A. Don’t be _____________

Psalm 118:6 (NIV) The LORD is with me; I will not be afraid. What can man do to me?

B. ___________ in the Lord

Psalm 118:8 (NIV) It is better to take refuge in the LORD than to trust in man.

2. Believe the Lord made ________ for today

 A. The Lord will ________ you

Psalm 118:7 (NIV) The LORD is with me; he is my helper. I will look in triumph on my enemies.

 B. The Lord will ______________ you

Psalm 118:14 (NIV) The LORD is my strength and my song; he has become my salvation.

 

3. Choose to embrace _________

Psalm 118:24 (NIV) This is the day the LORD has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.

 A. Rejoice in the ___________

Psalm 118:15 (NIV) Shouts of joy and victory resound in the tents of the righteous: "The LORD's right hand has done mighty things!

 B. _____________ in today

Psalm 118:24b (NIV) … let us rejoice and be glad in it.

 

Psalm 118:24 (NIV) This is the day the LORD has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.