#170 – The Lords Offer of Guidance
June 21, 2014•8 min
Yesterday on The Morning Meditation we looked at The Door is Shut. Are you outside of a shut door?
Today on The Morning Meditation:
THE LORD’S OFFER OF GUIDANCE
Psa. 32:8 “I will instruct thee and teach thee in the way which thou shalt go: I will guide thee with mine eye.”
Someone has said as we enter into the truth of this verse “we enter as a student in God’s University.” This is a University from which I want a degree. Amen. The Lord promises three things in this verse, i.e., that He will be our Instructor, that He will be our Teacher, and that He will be our Counselor. First let’s look at Him as,
He says to David, “I will instruct thee . . .” The word “instruct” translates “sakal” and means, “to be prudent, be circumspect, wisely understand, prosper.” The Hebrew verb is what is called the hiphil stem and is causative (causes action). It is imperfect tense and speaks of a process. God is promising David “I will continually cause you to be prudent, be circumspe