Commitment To Yahweh
Deut. 27:10 Thou shalt therefore obey the voice of Yahweh thy Elohim, and do his commandments and his statutes, which I command thee this day.
- Choq –Statutes – A commandment of an appointed time. Feast days. H2706
Josh. 24:14 Now therefore fear Yahweh, and serve him in sincerity and in truth: and put away the mighty ones which your fathers served on the other side of the flood, and in Egypt; and serve ye Yahweh.
Rom. 12:1-2 I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of Elohim, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto Elohim, which is your reasonable service. 12:2 And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of Elohim.
- Be not conformed to the same pattern.
- Transform- change, transfigure,
Deut. 6:13 Thou shalt fear Yahweh thy Elohim, and serve him, and shalt swear by his name.
- Not to any other deity.
Deut. 13:4 Ye shall walk after Yahweh your Elohim, and fear him, and keep his commandments, and obey his voice, and ye shall serve him, and cleave unto him.
- Cleave-follow close.
Josh. 22:5 But take diligent heed to do the commandment and the law, which Moses the servant of Yahweh charged you, to love Yahweh your Elohim, and to walk in all his ways, and to keep his commandments, and to cleave unto him, and to serve him with all your heart and with all your soul.
Obedience to Yahweh’s commands as a sign of commitment
Deut. 7:9 Know therefore that Yahweh thy Elohim, he is Elohim, the faithful El, which keepeth covenant and mercy with them that love him and keep his commandments to a thousand generations;
- Yah's commitment to us
Josh. 24:24 And the people said unto Joshua, Yahweh our Elohim will we serve, and his voice will we obey.
- Our commitment to Yah
Rom. 6:17 But Elohim be thanked, that ye were the servants of sin, but ye have obeyed from the heart that form of doctrine which was delivered you.
- That Yahshua is the son of Yahweh.
- That He died for the sins of the world.
- We are to repent, turn away from sin.
- We are baptized into death from sin as He was.
Ex. 19:8 And all the people answered together, and said, All that Yahweh hath spoken we will do. And Moses returned the words of the people unto Yahweh.
- Commitment to His word.
Yahshua Equates obedience With love
John 14:15 If ye love me, keep my commandments.
John. 15:10 If ye keep my commandments, ye shall abide in my love; even as I have kept my Father's commandments, and abide in his love.
Acts. 5:29 Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We ought to obey Yahweh rather than men.
Rom. 2:13 (For not the hearers of the law are just before Elohim, but the doers of the law shall be justified.
Love For Yahweh And Worship Of Him Are Hallmarks Of Commitment
Deut. 30:6 And Yahweh thy Elohim will circumcise thine heart, and the heart of thy seed, to love Yahweh thy Elohim with all thine heart, and with all thy soul, that thou mayest live.
John. 21:15 So when they had dined, Yahshua saith to Simon Peter, Simon, son of Jonas, lovest thou me more than these? He saith unto him, Yea, Master; thou knowest that I love thee. He saith unto him, Feed my lambs.
- The children of the assembly are Yahweh’s lambs.
Benefits Of Commitment To Yahweh
Deut. 30:20 That thou mayest love Yahweh thy Elohim, and that thou mayest obey his voice, and that thou mayest cleave unto him: for he is thy life, and the length of thy days: that thou mayest dwell in the land which Yahweh sware unto thy fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give them.
2Ch. 16:9 For the eyes of Yahweh run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to shew himself strong in the behalf of them whose heart is perfect toward him. Herein thou hast done foolishly: therefore from henceforth thou shalt have wars.
Prov. 16:3 Commit thy works unto Yahweh, and thy thoughts shall be established.
Rev. 2:10 Fear none of those things which thou shalt suffer: behold, the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days: be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life.
Example Of Commitment To Yahweh
Gen. 22:17-18 That in blessing I will bless thee, and in multiplying I will multiply thy seed as the stars of the heaven, and as the sand which is upon the sea shore; and thy seed shall possess the gate of his enemies; 22:18 And in thy seed shall all the nations of the earth be blessed; because thou hast obeyed my voice.
Heb. 11:18 Of whom it was said That in Isaac shall thy seed be called
Yahweh’s commitments Of Gifts And Tasks To His People
1 Co. 9:17 For if I do this thing willingly, I have a reward: but if against my will, a dispensation of the good news is committed unto me.
- Dispensation, stewardship.