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Port Hueneme church of Christ


The Crowd and the Compass

Psalm 1:1-6

by Mason French


  • Introduction
    • 1. Introducing the Psalms
    • 2. Why some love them and some hate them
    • 3. Not written to us (but we can learn)
    • 4. Letters to God
  • I. THE SIMPLE TRUTH ABOUT SPIRITUAL GROWTH
    • A. Two Essential Things to Have When We Need It:
      • 1. Velcroed to Bible
      • 1. Velcroed to Christians
  • II. THE POWER OF THE CROWD (Psalm 1:1)
    • A. Things to Remember
      • 1. Associate with everyone (Matthew 9:10-13).
      • 2. Hang with those who make you better
        (I Corinthians 15:33).
      • 3. We become like those we hang with.
    • B. The Key Question:
      • 1. Where do I turn for advice and approval?
        (Proverbs 14:7, 29:25-26, 24:21-22)
    • C. Three to Avoid Close Association With:
      • 1. The hothead (Proverbs 22:24-25)
      • 2. The abuser (over indulgent) (Proverbs 23:20-21)
      • 3. The rebel (Proverbs 24:21-22)
  • III. THE POWER OF THE COMPASS (Psalm 1:2)
    • A. I Timothy 3:16-17
      • 1. A good heart with a bad compass will take you to the wrong place every time.
  • IV. THE GOOD LIFE (Psalm 1:3-6)
    • A. Blessed at the right time (I Peter 5:6-7)
    • B. Able to survive the drought
    • C. A pattern of prosperity

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