ἐνεργής, ές: pertaining to being effective in causing something to happen—‘effective, able to bring about
Isaiah 55:10–11 (ESV)
“For as the rain and the snow come down from heaven and do not return there but water the earth, making it bring forth and sprout, giving seed to the sower and bread to the eater, so shall my word be that goes out from my mouth; it shall not return to me empty, but it shall accomplish that which I purpose, and shall succeed in the thing for which I sent it.
Psalm 19:7–8 (ESV)The law of the Lord is perfect, reviving the soul; the testimony of the Lord is sure, making wise the simple; the precepts of the Lord are right, rejoicing the heart; the commandment of the Lord is pure, enlightening the eyes;
3. God’s Word is authoritatively discerning and piercing
4. God’s Word draws us into worship
Hebrews 12:28 (ESV)
Therefore let us be grateful for receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, and thus let us offer to God acceptable worship, with reverence and awe,
1. Place supreme value on the WORD
2. You value it by reading, meditating, focusing on it...
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