I've heard many great sermons and lessons taken from Psalm 139. I'm not going to try to relate them to you in this post. Instead, I think I'll just give you some good lesson or sermon titles and you can fill in the three points and a poem. (That's an old preacher joke. It used to be - probably in the 50s, maybe the 70s - I don't know.... anyway a good sermon would have three points and would end with a poem. A really great preacher would make his three points alliterate. hahaha)
So....here are some great truths from this psalm that would make for a good sermon.
The LORD knows all about us, when we sit, stand, sleep and even what we are going to say before the words are in our mouths. amazing! vs1-6
There isn't anywhere in the world that we can go and be away from God's presence. And no matter where we are God will guide us and hold us. vs.7-12
We don't have to be afraid of the dark - or things that we can't see - because even the dark is as light to God. vs.11-12
Anyone who truly believes vs.13-16 could never support or condone abortion.
God thinks about us more than we can even imagine. vs.17-18