Jesus teaches you to do His will. You bring pleasure to God.

Jesus teaches you to do His will. You bring pleasure to God.

“Teach [lamad] me to do Your will [ratson], for You are my God” (Ps 143:10)

“for it is God who works in you both to will and to do for His good pleasure [eudokia].” (Phil 2:13)

“that you may walk worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing [areskeia] Him” (Col 1:10)

“just as you received from us how you ought to walk and to please [aresko] God” (1Thes 4:1)

“Show [yada] me Your ways, O LORD; teach [lamad] me Your paths.” (Ps 25:4)

“Teach [yarah] me Your way, O LORD, and lead [nachah] me in a smooth path” (Ps 27:11)

“Teach [yarah] me Your way, O LORD; I will walk in Your truth; unite [yachad] my heart to fear Your name.” (Ps 86:11)

“Teach [lamad] me Your statutes.” (Ps 119:12)

“I have declared my ways, and You answered me; teach [lamad] me Your statutes.” (Ps 119:26)

“Teach [yarah] me, O LORD, the way of Your statutes, and I shall keep it to the end.” (Ps 119:33)

“The earth, O LORD, is full of Your mercy; teach [lamad] me Your statutes.” (Ps 119:64)

“Teach [lamad] me good judgment and knowledge, for I believe Your commandments.” (Ps 119:66)

“You are good, and do good; teach [lamad] me Your statutes.” (Ps 119:68)

“Accept, I pray, the freewill offerings of my mouth, O LORD, and teach [lamad] me Your judgments.” (Ps 119:108)

“Deal with Your servant according to Your mercy, and teach [lamad] me Your statutes.” (Ps 119:124)

“Make Your face shine upon Your servant, and teach [lamad] me Your statutes.” (Ps 119:135)

“My lips shall utter praise, for You teach [lamad] me Your statutes.” (Ps 119:171)

“But the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in My name, He will teach [didasko] you all things, and bring to your remembrance all things that I said to you.” (Jn 14:26)

“And the things that you have heard from me among many witnesses, commit these to faithful men who will be able to teach [didasko] others also.” (2Tim 2:2)

“But the anointing which you have received from Him abides in you, and you do not need that anyone teach [didasko] you; but as the same anointing teaches [didasko] you concerning all things, and is true, and is not a lie, and just as it has taught [didasko] you, you will abide in Him.” (1Jn 2:27)

“And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable [euarestos] and perfect will of God.” (Rom 12:2)

“Paul, called to be an apostle of Jesus Christ through the will of God” (1Cor 1:1)

“but as bondservants of Christ, doing the will of God from the heart” (Eph 6:6)

“that you may stand perfect and complete in all the will of God.” (Col 4:12)

“For this is the will of God, your sanctification: that you should abstain from sexual immorality” (1Thes 4:3)

“in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” (1Thes 5:18)

“For you have need of endurance, so that after you have done the will of God, you may receive the promise” (Heb 10:36)

“For this is the will of God, that by doing good you may put to silence the ignorance of foolish men” (1Pet 2:15)

“For it is better, if it is the will of God, to suffer for doing good than for doing evil.” (1Pet 3:17)

“arm yourselves also with the same mind, for he who has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin, that he no longer should live the rest of his time in the flesh for the lusts of men, but for the will of God.” (1Pet 4:1,2)

“Therefore let those who suffer according to the will of God commit their souls to Him in doing good, as to a faithful Creator.” (1Pet 4:19)

Reading: Ps 141-143; Matt 1