10,000 REASONS: A PSALM OF THANKSGIVING

Psalm 100:1-5  Make a joyful shout to the Lord, all you lands!

2) Serve the Lord with gladness; Come before His presence with singing.  3) Know that the Lord, He is God; It is He who has made us, and not we ourselves; We are His people and the sheep of His pasture.  4) Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, And into His courts with praise.  Be thankful to Him, and bless His name.

5) For the Lord is good; His mercy is everlasting, And His truth endures to all generations.

 

Celebrate – “Make a joyful shout to the Lord”

Serve – “Serve the Lord with gladness”

Connect – “Come before His presence”

 

1. Celebrate

Psalm 100:1  Make a joyful shout to the Lord, all you lands!

2. Serve

Psalm 100:2a  Serve the Lord with gladness…

Deuteronomy 28:47-48 Because you did not serve the Lord your God joyfully and     gladly in the time of prosperity,  48) therefore in hunger and thirst, in nakedness and dire poverty, you will serve the enemies the Lord sends against you.

Worship Leads to Service - True Service is Worship.

3. Connect

Psalm 100:2b  Come before His presence with singing. 

Hebrews 4:16  Let us then          approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we     may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need

4. Knowledge

Psalm 100:3a  Know that the Lord, He is God; It is He who has          made us, and not we ourselves;

5. Thanksgiving

Psalm 100:4  Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, And into His courts with praise.  Be thankful to Him, and bless His name.

Psalms 34:8  O taste and see that the Lord is good

6. Thankful

Psalm 100:4-5  …Be thankful to Him, and bless His name. 5)  For the Lord is good; His mercy is everlasting…

7. Generational

Psalm 100:5  …His mercy is everlasting, And His truth endures to all generations.

Psalm 90:1 Lord, you have been our dwelling place throughout all generations.

Exodus 34:6-7  I am the Lord!  The God of compassion and mercy!  I am slow to anger and filled with unfailing love and faithfulness.  7) I lavish unfailing love to a thousand generations.  I forgive iniquity, rebellion, and sin.  But I do not excuse the guilty.  I lay the sins of the parents upon their children and grandchildren; the entire family is affected - even children in the third and fourth generations.

Parents Worship Today will have an Important Influence On Their Children Tomorrow.