Dr. Mark Rasmussen from West Coast Bible College
Text: I Kings 3: 3 -28
Introduction: From the life of Solomon see 4 ways to get wisdom:
- Ask God for it
- Be around wise people
- Be in God’s Word – book of Wisdom
- Learn from the reproofs of life.
- A diligent regard for the Lord
- Solomon loved the Lord
- What or who do we love?
- A dependent reliance on the Lord – V. 6-8
- Recognize that we need the Lord
- A divine resource from the Lord – V. 9
- Obey the impulses of the Holy Spirit – V. 10-14
- A delightful reward from the Lord – V. 13
- Do all to the Glory of God – I Corinthians 10:31
- Discernment from the Lord – V. 25-28
- The wisdom of God, visible to the people around us
Ask God to help us keep on the “right” path.