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God is the Great King over all the Earth

Title: God is the Great King over all the Earth
Text: Psalm 47
Big Idea: The tangible reality of God’s kingship should embolden God’s people to exhort all peoples to worship Him.
Outline:What fitting realities do we find within this exhortation for all peoples to worship God?

  1. It’s a universal call (vs. 1)
  2. It’s a call to fear God (vs. 2)
  3. There’s an acknowledgement of God’s greatness (vs.2)
  4. There’s an acknowledgment of God’s power to conquer (vs. 3)
  5. There’s an acknowledgement of God’s power to choose (vs. 4)
  6. There’s an acknowledgement of God’s kingly ascension (vs. 5)
  7. It’s a call for exuberant praise (vs. 1, 6-7)
  8. There’s an acknowledgment of God’s universal reign (vs. 8-9)
    a. He sits on His holy throne (vs. 8).
    b. Princes are gathering to Him (vs. 9)
    c. The shields of the earth belong to Him (vs. 9)
    d. He is highly exalted (vs. 9)