GOD IN THE PSALMS: STUDY 71

44. GOD’S DISCIPLINE

1. GOD’S REBUKE AND DISCIPLINE

a) God’s Rebuke and Discipline
39:11 You rebuke and discipline men for their sin; you consume their health like a moth – each man is but a breath.

b) God Rebukes The Wicked
50:21 These things you have done and I kept silent; you thought I was altogether like you. But I will rebuke you and accuse you to your face.

c) God Rebukes The Arrogant
119:21 You rebuke the arrogant, who are cursed and who stray from your commands.

d) Blessed Are Those Who Are Disciplined
94:12 Blessed is the man you discipline, O Lord, the man you teach from your law;

2. REBUKE BY A RIGHTEOUS MAN
141:5 Let a righteous man strike me – it is a kindness; let him rebuke me – it is oil on my head. My head will not refuse it.

3. GOD’S PUNISHMENT

God’s Punishment Assured
94:10 Does he who disciplines nations not punish? Does he who teaches man lack knowledge?

4. GOD’S REWARDS

a) Rewards and Righteousness
18:20 The Lord has dealt with me according to my righteousness; according to the cleanness of my hands he has rewarded me.

18:24 The Lord has rewarded me according to my righteousness, according to the cleanness of my hands in his sight.

58:11 Then men will say, “Surely the righteous still are rewarded; surely there is a God who judges the earth.”

THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK
94:12 Blessed is the man you discipline, O Lord, the man you teach from your law;

NEW TESTAMENT LINK
The Words of Jesus Christ To The Church In Laodicea

Revelation 3:19
Those whom I love I rebuke and discipline. So be earnest, and repent.

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