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The International Sunday School Lesson

Lesson for January 22, 2017: Praise God the Creator (Psalm 104)
t Dr. Mark Scott wrote this treatment of the International Sunday School Lesson. Scott teaches preaching and New Testament at Ozark Christian College, Joplin, Missouri. This lesson treatment is published on January 15, 2017, issue of The Lookout magazine, and is also available online at www.lookoutmag.com. ______ By Mark Scott  The Creator is separate from his creation. He transcends nature. Creation is awesome. The Creator is more awesome. The disciples found this out when a storm arose on the Sea of Galilee. It was one thing to face the storm (Mark 4:35-38). It was quite another thing to face the one who could calm the storm (Mark 4:39-41). As we have learned this month, many of the psalms celebrate God as Creator over his creation. Psalm 104 can be added to that list. In fact, as Book IV (90–106) of Psalms ends, this theme of celebrating God as Creator (and Redeemer) is active. Psalms 103 and 106 celebrate God’s forgivenes…

The International Sunday School Lesson KJV, Outline

January 22 Lesson 8 (KJV) Praise God the Creator Devotional Reading:Psalm 8 Background Scripture:Psalm 104 Psalm 104:1–4, 24–30 1 Bless the Lord, O my soul. O Lord my God, thou art very great; thou art clothed with honour and majesty. 2 Who coverest thyself with light as with a garment: who stretchest out the heavens like a curtain: 3 Who layeth the beams of his chambers in the waters: who maketh the clouds his chariot: who walketh upon the wings of the wind: 4 Who maketh his angels spirits; his ministers a flaming fire. 24 O Lord, how manifold are thy works! in wisdom hast, thou made them all: the earth is full of thy riches. 25 So is this great and wide sea, wherein are things creeping innumerable, both small and great beasts. 26 There go the ships: there is that leviathan, whom thou hast made to play therein. 27 These wait all upon thee; that thou mayest give them their meat in due season. 28 That thou givest them they gather: thou openest thine hand, they are filled with good. 29 Thou hidest thy…

The International Sunday school Lesson

Lesson for January 22, 2017: Praise God the Creator (Psalm 104)Dr. Mark Scott wrote this treatment of the International Sunday School Lesson. Scott teaches preaching and New Testament at Ozark Christian College, Joplin, Missouri. This lesson treatment is published January 15, 2017, in the issue of The Lookout magazine, and is also available online at www.lookoutmag.com. ______ By Mark Scott  The Creator is separate from his creation. He transcends nature. Creation is awesome. The Creator is more awesome. The disciples found this out when a storm arose on the Sea of Galilee. It was one thing to face the storm (Mark 4:35-38). It was quite another thing to face the one who could calm the storm (Mark 4:39-41). As we have learned this month, many of the psalms celebrate God as Creator over his creation. Psalm 104 can be added to that list. In fact, as Book IV (90–106) of Psalms ends, this theme of celebrating God as Creator (and Redeemer) is active. Psalms 103 and 106 celebrate God’s forgivene…

Catholic Daily Readings

Sunday, January 22, 2017 | Ordinary Time Third Sunday in Ordinary Time Year A | Roman Missal | Lectionary


First ReadingIsaiah 8:23–9:3 ResponsePsalm 27:1a PsalmPsalm 27:1, 4, 13–14 Second Reading1 Corinthians 1:10–13, 17 Gospel AcclamationMatthew 4:23 GospelMatthew 4:12–23 or Matthew 4:12–17

Catholic Daily Readings. Bellingham, WA: Faithlife, 2009. Print.