The Doctrine of Supergrace. Part 7.
Friday, May 25, 2007
Point 7. The Promotion Principle of Supergrace, Psa 84.
If God does not promote you, you are not promoted.
If God does not provide it, it is not worth having.
At the time of writing, the dwelling places had to do with the Tabernacle or the Temple - the place where the believer learned Bible doctrine.
Also the dwelling places had to do with the completion of a long journey from one’s place of origin to Jerusalem (Zion).
JOB 23:12 “I have not departed from the command of His lips; I have treasured the words of His mouth [doctrine] more than my necessary food.”
JOH 6:63 “It is the Spirit who gives life; the flesh profits nothing; the words that I have spoken to you are spirit and are life.”
The word for bird is tsippowr = a sparrow, one of the lowest birds in the bird family.
MAT 10:29-31 “Are not two sparrows sold for a cent? And yet not one of them will fall to the ground apart from your Father. But the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Therefore do not fear; you are of more value than many sparrows.”
A nothing can reach supergrace.
1CO 1:26-29 "For consider your calling, brethren, that there were not many wise according to the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble; but God has chosen the foolish things of the world to shame the wise, and God has chosen the weak things of the world to shame the things which are strong, and the base things of the world and the despised, God has chosen, the things that are not, that He might nullify the things that are, that no man should boast before God."
1TI 2:9-10 Likewise, I want women to adorn themselves with proper clothing, modestly and discreetly, not with braided hair and gold or pearls or costly garments; but rather by means of good works, as is fitting for women making a claim to living the spiritual life.
“Qen” = a resting place, a chamber or dwelling.
MAT 11:29 “Take My yoke upon you, and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart; and you shall find rest for your souls.”
HEB 10:25 not forsaking our own assembling together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another; and all the more, as you see the day drawing near.
PSA 119:7 I shall give thanks to Thee with uprightness of heart, When I learn Thy righteous judgments.
`Ashreey (plural of happiness) = seven categories of happinesses: spiritual, temporal, association, historical impact, undeserved suffering, dying blessings, blessings at the Judgment Seat of Christ.
The valley of Baca is the place of tears.
The valley of Baca is the place of sorrows.
The valley of Baca is the place of suffering.
It is a place of pressure.
MAT 5:10 “Happinesses to those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake.”
The rain represents the blessings from God, and the word springs tells us that these people have a capacity to fill up their lives with the blessings from above.