I’m all yours. Steady my steps with your Word of promise, Rescue me from the grip of bad men and women. (CT)59 I have considered my ways(CU) and have turned my steps to your statutes.60 I will hasten and not delay to obey your commands. By carefully reading the map of your Word.I’m single-minded in pursuit of you; don’t let me miss the road signs you’ve posted.I’ve banked your promises in the vault of my heart so I won’t sin myself bankrupt.Be blessed, God; train me in your ways of wise living.I’ll transfer to my lips all the counsel that comes from your mouth;I delight far more in what you tell me about living than in gathering a pile of riches.I ponder every morsel of wisdom from you, I attentively watch how you’ve done it.I relish everything you’ve told me of life, I won’t forget a word of it. Your love, God, fills the earth! I concentrate on doing exactly what you say - I always have and always will. Every word you give me is a miracle word - how could I help but obey? Retail: $49.99. I’ve committed myself and I’ll never turn back. The insolent ridicule me without mercy, but I don't budge from your revelation. (IF)135 Make your face shine(IG) on your servant and teach me your decrees. I'm a stranger in these parts; give me clear directions. 23 While bad neighbors maliciously gossip about me, I'm absorbed in pondering your wise counsel. 119 1-8 You’re blessed when you stay on course, walking steadily on the road revealed by God.You’re blessed when you follow his directions, doing your best to find him.That’s right—you don’t go off on your own; you walk straight along the road he set.You, God, prescribed the right way to live; now you expect us to live it.Oh, that my steps might be steady, keeping to the course you set;Then I’d never have any regrets in comparing my life with your counsel.I thank you for speaking straight from your heart; I learn the pattern of your righteous ways.I’m going to do what you tell me to do; don’t ever walk off and leave me. I've committed myself and I'll never turn back from living by your righteous order. “Salvation” is only gibberish to the wicked. (, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. And let your promises ring from my tongue; since I’ve chosen to live by your counsel. I'm your servant - help me understand what that means, the inner meaning of your instructions. See how hungry I am for your counsel; preserve my life through your righteous ways! With your very own hands you formed me; now breathe your wisdom over me so I can understand you. (AE)18 Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law.19 I am a stranger on earth;(AF) do not hide your commands from me.20 My soul is consumed(AG) with longing for your laws(AH) at all times.21 You rebuke the arrogant,(AI) who are accursed,(AJ) those who stray(AK) from your commands.22 Remove from me their scorn(AL) and contempt, for I keep your statutes. (FV)104 I gain understanding(FW) from your precepts; therefore I hate every wrong path. TITLE: Psalm 119:1-8 Sermon – Behavior of the Blessed 66 Train me in good common sense; I'm thoroughly committed to living your way. I'll do whatever you say." (JH)152 Long ago I learned from your statutes(JI) that you established them to last forever. 143 Even though troubles came down on me hard, your commands always gave me delight. so I can spend all my time keeping your Word. as I look for your truth and your wisdom; speak out boldly in public, unembarrassed. (DC), 65 Do good(DD) to your servant according to your word,(DE) Lord.66 Teach me knowledge(DF) and good judgment, for I trust your commands.67 Before I was afflicted(DG) I went astray,(DH) but now I obey your word. By carefully reading the map of your Word. Oh, I’ll guard with my life what you’ve revealed to me, And I’ll stride freely through wide open spaces. ignorant as they are of God and his ways. I took one look at the quitters and was filled with loathing; they walked away from your promises so casually! I'm all yours. I relish everything you’ve told me of life. Oh, love me - and right now! When I took a long, careful look at your ways. Even though troubles came down on me hard, your commands always gave me delight. The wicked do their best to throw me off track. 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002 Eugene H. Peterson by NavPress Publishing. (AQ)27 Cause me to understand the way of your precepts, that I may meditate on your wonderful deeds. Take the side of your servant, good God; don't let the godless take advantage of me. You’re blessed when you follow his directions, doing your best to find him. Don’t ever deprive me of truth, not ever—. and sing them as I walk this pilgrim way. 41 Let your love, God, shape my life with salvation, exactly as you promised; 42 Then I'll be able to stand up to mockery because I trusted your Word. Even though troubles came down on me hard. don’t leave me to the mercy of my oppressors. so I can always walk with my head held high. Psalm 119 You're blessed when you stay on course, walking steadily on the road revealed by God. 89-96 What you say goes, God, and stays, as permanent as the heavens.Your truth never goes out of fashion; it’s as up-to-date as the earth when the sun comes up.Your Word and truth are dependable as ever; that’s what you ordered—you set the earth going.If your revelation hadn’t delighted me so, I would have given up when the hard times came.But I’ll never forget the advice you gave me; you saved my life with those wise words.Save me! Your righteousness is eternally right, your revelation is the only truth. Break open your words, let the light shine out. 49-56 Remember what you said to me, your servant— I hang on to these words for dear life!These words hold me up in bad times; yes, your promises rejuvenate me.The insolent ridicule me without mercy, but I don’t budge from your revelation.I watch for your ancient landmark words, and know I’m on the right track.But when I see the wicked ignore your directions, I’m beside myself with anger.I set your instructions to music and sing them as I walk this pilgrim way.I meditate on your name all night, God, treasuring your revelation, O God.Still, I walk through a rain of derision because I live by your Word and counsel.