Jun
29

6 Truths About Blessing A Nation

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6 TRUTHS ABOUT BLESSING A NATION

by Eddie Lawrence

 

Psalm 33:11 The counsel of the Lord stands forever,

The plans of His heart to all generations.

12 Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord,

The people He has chosen as His own inheritance.

13 The Lord looks from heaven;

He sees all the sons of men.

 

1.  GOD HAS A PLAN AND WILL GIVE COUNSEL TO NATIONS

Psalm 33:11 The counsel of the Lord stands forever,

The plans of His heart to all generations.

12 Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord,

The people He has chosen as His own inheritance.

13 The Lord looks from heaven;

He sees all the sons of men.

 

-There is a path a nation should walk. God has plans for the nations. They are the inheritance of Jesus. He died to bring the nations to himself.

-We should pray that all nations would know God’s plan of salvation and God’s specific plan for their existence as a nation.

 

2.  THERE IS A NATIONAL BLESSING A PEOPLE CAN RECEIVE

Psalm 33:11 The counsel of the Lord stands forever,

The plans of His heart to all generations.

12 Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord,

The people He has chosen as His own inheritance.

13 The Lord looks from heaven;

He sees all the sons of men.

 

-Individuals can be favored and blessed and so can a nation. Ours has been.

 

3. EVERY NATION HAS A GOD

Psalm 33:11 The counsel of the Lord stands forever,

The plans of His heart to all generations.

12 Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord,

The people He has chosen as His own inheritance.

13 The Lord looks from heaven;

He sees all the sons of men.

 

– It may be human intelligence (atheism and agnosticism)

– It may be man (secular humanism)

– It may be “other gods” (polytheism)

– It may be Satan (occult and Satanism)

– It should be the LORD (Jehovah God revealed through Jesus Christ)

 

4. NATIONS WHO SUBMIT TO THE LORD WILL BE BLESSED

Psalm 33:11 The counsel of the Lord stands forever,

The plans of His heart to all generations.

12 Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord,

The people He has chosen as His own inheritance.

13 The Lord looks from heaven;

He sees all the sons of men.

 

-LORD is the covenant name for the God of the Bible

 

5. THERE IS AN INHERITANCE THAT WILL PROSPER GENERATIONS

Psalm 33:11 The counsel of the Lord stands forever,

The plans of His heart to all generations.

12 Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord,

The people He has chosen as His own inheritance.

13 The Lord looks from heaven;

He sees all the sons of men.

 

-serving the Lord prepares the next generation for blessing as well. Righteousness exalts a nation but sin brings a reproach on many people.

-Paul commended Timothy for the generational blessing on his life through his mother and grandmother.

-In the Bible, we see the term that God is the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. It’s a family line blessing.

 

6. THE LORD SEES AND WAITS ON ALL THE NATIONS

Psalm 33:11 The counsel of the Lord stands forever,

The plans of His heart to all generations.

12 Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord,

The people He has chosen as His own inheritance.

13 The Lord looks from heaven;

He sees all the sons of men.

 

-This shows us God is concerned for all nations. This is in line with Jesus commission for us to go into all the world. We have a responsibility to lead our nation to serve the Lord and to lead other nations to know and serve the Lord. We need to think BIG PICTURE.

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