Friday, November 11, 2011

Lest We Forget

It never hurts to remember ...

1.       You shall have no other gods before me.
2.      You shall not make for yourself any carved image, or any likeness of anything that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth; you shall not bow down to them nor serve them. For I, the Lord your God, am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children to the third and fourth generations of those who hate me, but showing mercy to thousands, to those who love Me and keep My commandments.
3.      You shall not take the name of the Lord your God in vain, for the Lord will not hold him guiltless who takes His name in vain. 
4.      Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy. Six days you shall labor and do all your work, but the seventh day is the Sabbath of the Lord your God. In it you shall do no work: you, nor your son, nor your daughter, nor your manservant, nor your maidservant, nor your cattle, nor your stranger who is within your gates. For in six days the Lord made the heavens and the earth, the sea, and all that is in them, and rested the seventh day. Therefore the Lord blessed the Sabbath day and hallowed it.
5.      Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be long upon the land which the Lord your God is giving you.
6.      You shall not murder.
7.      You shall not commit adultery. 
8.     You shall not steal.
9.      You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.
10.  You shall not covet your neighbor’s house; you shall not covet your neighbor’s wife, nor his manservant, nor his maidservant, nor his ox, nor his donkey, nor anything that is your neighbor’s.”


Peggy said...

A good reminder but praise God we are no longer under the law but under amazing grace.

Denise said...


Saleslady371 said...

Good post; I don't ever want to forget either!

Sonja said...

It's been awhile since I've read through them. It was good to do it today. I can't remember when I've heard a sermon on the 10 commandments.


Just a little something from Judy said...

When I read through these ten, it reminds me once again to thank God for His amazing Grace in our lives, and to thank Him for showing us how we really are. It reminds me of how often I fall short of His laws, and how in Grace, He continues to use me in this life.