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  • Let them shout for joy and rejoice, who favor my vindication; let them say continually, "The Lord be magnified, Who delights in the prosperity of His servant." Ps 35:27   Remarkable answers to prayer very much quicken the prayerfulness of other godly persons. Charles Haddon Spurgeon, 1834-92 Of…
    October 20, 2017
  • For they (lying enemies who hate me without cause) do not speak peace; but they devise deceitful things against the quiet ones of the earth. Ps 35:20    It takes courage To refrain from gossip when others about you delight in it - to stand up for an absent person who is being abused. Anon Stir Yourself…
    October 13, 2017
  • Ruthless witnesses come forward; they question me on things I know nothing about. Ps 35:11    Rumor is a pipe blown by surmises, jealousies, conjectures. William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 They reward me evil for good, To the sorrow of my soul. Ps 35:12    Security means we know a jerk…
    October 6, 2017
  • O Lord, Take hold of buckler and shield And rise up for my help. Ps 35:2   Idealize with bold imagery to emphasize the Divine completeness of protecting power. Alexander Maclaren, 1826-1910, British Baptist expository preacher O Lord, Draw out the spear and close ranks to meet my pursuers. Ps 35:3a  …
    September 29, 2017
  • Many are the afflictions of the righteous; But the Lord delivers him out of them all. Ps 34:19    When the time is ripe for certain things, these things appear in different places in the manner of violets coming to light in the early spring. Farkas Bolyai Evil shall slay the wicked; those who hate the…
    September 22, 2017
  • (For) the man who desires (a good) life - Depart from evil and do good. Ps 34:12,14a    You will never change your life until you change something you do daily. John Maxwell   (For) the man who desires (a good) life - Seek peace and pursue it. Ps 34:12,14b   Peace is not won by those who…
    September 15, 2017
  •   O fear the Lord, you His saints; For to those who fear Him there is no want. Ps 34:9   Seek not for gifts but for the Giver of Gifts: not for life but for the Giver of Life—then life and the things needed for life will be added unto you. Sadhu Sundar Singh, 1889-1929, Indian Christian missionary   The…
    September 8, 2017
  •   They looked to Him and were filled with light; and their faces were not ashamed. Ps 34:5 Christ can put a spring in your step and a thrill in your heart. Optimism and cheerfulness are products of knowing Christ. Billy Graham This poor man cried, and the Lord heard him; He saved him out of all his troubles. Ps…
    September 1, 2017
  •   Psalm of David. I will bless the Lord at all times. Ps 34:1a   There is no circumstance, no trouble, no testing, that can ever touch me until, first of all, it has gone past God and past Christ, right through to me. If it has come that far, it has come with a great purpose, which I may not understand at…
    August 25, 2017
  •   You have also delivered me from the contentions of my people. 2 Samuel 22:44a .thousands are made the prey of grievous wolves that enter within the fold of the church. What a wonder of grace it is when fierce persecutors are converted, for then the wolf dwells with the lamb. Charles Haddon Spurgeon, 1834-92, British…
    August 18, 2017
  •   I have pursued my enemies and destroyed them; Neither did I turn back again till they were destroyed. 2 Samuel 22:38 Determination that just won't quit -- that's what it takes. A. J. Foyt, American Race Car Driver   I crushed them completely, and they could not rise; they fell beneath my feet. 2…
    August 11, 2017
  •   (He makes my feet like the feet of a deer;) He enables me to stand (remain, endure, take one's stand) on the heights. 2 Samuel 22:34b Apart from grace-driven effort, people . drift toward compromise and call it tolerance; drift toward disobedience and call it freedom; drift toward superstition and call…
    August 4, 2017
  •   The word of the Lord is proven (tested).  2 Samuel 22:31b .like silver refined in the furnace, His people have, in all ages and circumstances, tested and proved the sufficiency of God’s Word for themselves: they have found its doctrine satisfying to the soul, its precepts to be their best interests to…
    July 28, 2017
  •   With a blameless man You will show Yourself blameless With the pure You will show Yourself pure; . with the devious You will show Yourself shrewd. 2 Samuel 22:26b,27 We get so identified with an idea that it is literally a “pet” notion and we rise to its defense and stop our eyes and ears to…
    July 21, 2017
  •   (While living in Philistine, David had been secretly attacking enemies of Israel, but when he and his men went out to battle, one of those enemies, the Amalekites, burned their town and took captive all their wives and children) “David was greatly distressed, .  But David strengthened himself in the…
    July 14, 2017

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