Before a Loving God - Part 1 of The Straight Path

May 05, 2019

Passage:Proverbs 3:1-8

Preacher: Pat Schultz

Series: The Straight Path

Category: Sermon


Discovering and walking in God's will is best and easiest when we think in "positions." - Before a Loving God as a worshiper. - Beside my church family as a servant. - Between my neighbors and God as an ambassador. - Through it all, denying myself.


Before a Loving God

The Straight Path - Part 1

Proverbs 3:1-8 (CSB)


Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not rely on your own understanding; in all your ways know Him, and He will make your paths straight.     Proverbs 3:5-6 (CSB)


Positioned before God to:


My son, don’t forget my teaching, but let your heart keep my commands; for they will bring you many days, a full life, and well-being. Never let loyalty and faithfulness leave you…

Proverbs 3:1-3 (CSB)



1.) ________________________________________ the love of God.

  • Exodus 34:6-9 – Encountering the God of Hesed.
  • “Hesed (checed)”חֶסֶד – = the Hebrew marvel of the Old Testament.




…Tie them around your neck; write them on the tablet of your heart. Proverbs 3:3 (CSB)


2.) ________________________________________ to the God of love.

  • Mark 12:30 – The Greatest Command.




 How are you receiving and responding to God’s love?


How will you receive and respond to God’s love?