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Archives: "Bible verse and quote"
  •  Restore to me the joy of Your salvation. Psalms 51:12a     Man cannot find true essential joy anywhere but in his relationship to God. Oswald Chambers, 1874–1917 .sustain me with a willing spirit. Psalms 51:12    My lips are ready to confess, but my heart is slow to feel,…
    October 12, 2018
  •  Let the bones which You have broken rejoice. Psalms 51:8b   Lord, let me have the comfortable tokens and evidences of thy favour to me: that shall put gladness in my heart in the midst of all my griefs. Matthew Henry, 1662-1714, Welsh-born, English nonconformist minister and commentator Hide Your face from…
    October 5, 2018
  •  Behold, I was brought forth in iniquity, And in sin my mother conceived me. Psalms 51:5   Sin is not just a sudden thought, or a mere outward act, or an offence committed under the influence of strong temptation: it was the result of an entire corruption of human nature. Albert Barnes, 1798-1870 Behold,…
    September 28, 2018
  •  And to him who orders his way aright, I shall show the salvation of God. Psalms 50:23b   Doing what God desires not only flows from the spring of a loving heart, but it also enables the believer to enjoy God’s presence, provision, and protection. Lifeway, Explore the Bible, Summer 2007     …
    September 21, 2018
  •  (Offer to God a sacrifice of thanksgiving) And pay your vows to the Most High; Psalms 50:14b     As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. John F. Kennedy Call upon Me in the day of trouble; I shall rescue you, and…
    September 14, 2018
  •   The Mighty One (El), God (Elohiym), the Lord (Yehovah), has spoken, And summoned the earth from the rising of the sun to its setting. Psalms 50:1     God does not live in isolation—not in the solitude of a single person, but three persons in one essence. Louis Evely, 1910-85, Belgium writer,…
    September 7, 2018
  •   When the Philistines heard that they had anointed David king over Israel, all the Philistines went up to seek out David; and when David heard of it, he went down to the stronghold. 2 Samuel 5:17 When old companions, old lusts, and sins crowd in upon you, and when you feel that you are ready to sink, what can save…
    August 31, 2018
  •   David said, Whoever would strike the Jebusites (who held impregnable Jerusalem for 400+ years), let him reach (them). through the water tunnel. 2 Samuel 5:8a It is when you stop banging on the doors of the stronghold, and begin to enter through the water tunnel (power of the Holy Spirit and the Word) that you…
    August 24, 2018
  •   .there was war (- 5 yrs) between the house of Saul (11 tribes of Israel with a puppet king, lead by the military command, Abner) and the house of David (1 tribe of Israel, Judah). But David grew stronger and stronger, and the house of Saul grew weaker and weaker. 2 Samuel 3:1 The renewal of our natures is…
    August 17, 2018
  •   (after hearing the news that Saul and Jonathan were killed and Israel defeated) David and all the men (still living in Philistine) . mourned and wept and fasted .for Saul and Jonathan his son, for the people of the Lord and for the house of Israel, because they had fallen by the sword. 1 Samuel 1:11,12 .let us…
    August 10, 2018
  •   The Lord has kept the promise He made: I have succeeded David my father . and I have built the temple . just as the Lord promised. 1 Kings 8:20 God does not give His words merely to quiet us, and to keep us hopeful for awhile with the intention of putting us off at last; but when he speaks, it is because he…
    August 3, 2018
  • I have collected a fairly large data base of "unauthorized" quotes.  Most are Christian quotes by Christians but many are out of context quotes by nonchristians (therefore are unable to stand alone).  If you know of any preachers or Christian leaders who would like a copy, I would be glad to send them…
    July 27, 2018
  •   .in the 4th year of his reign, Solomon began to build the house of the Lord (as the Lord commissioned him to do). 1 Kings 6:1 {David (had given) him the plans of all that the Spirit had put in his mind for the temple. 1 Chronicles 28:11} .we must take care to know our place, take it, and keep to it. We must…
    July 20, 2018
  •   Hiram king of Tyre (50 miles south of Buirut, Lebanon) sent his servants to Solomon, . , for Hiram had always loved David. 1 Kings 5:1 We can continue to show love to those who have left us by giving respectable regard to that which they loved.   (Solomon to Hiram) You know how my father David could not…
    July 13, 2018
  •   The people of Judah and Israel were as numerous as the sand on the seashore; they ate, they drank and they were happy. 1 Kings 4:20 Disappointment and discouragement often mark our day, but at God's appointed time, what should be, will be.   God gave Solomon wisdom and very great discernment and…
    July 6, 2018

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