Four Basic Principles
I RETAINING GOD'S WORD
Joshua 1:8 says: This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth.
Retain God's word by storing information efficiently.
Store: To put something in a place for future use.
II RECEIVING GOD'S WORD
Joshua 1:8 says next: but thou shalt meditate therein day and night.
Receive God's word by studying God's word effectively.
Study: The devotion of time and attention to acquiring knowledge.
III RENEWING THE MIND
Joshua 1:8 continues: that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein:
Renew the mind by striving for spiritual excellence.
Strive: To make earnest effort to achieve or obtain something.
IV REAPING THE HARVEST
Joshua 1:8 concludes; for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success.
Reap the Harvest by standing firm in earnest expectation.
Stand: To endure, bear patiently or undergo successfully.
By utilizing these 4 basic principles; we created Seven Simple Steps to help you get the most out of every sermon.