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Archives: "Bible verse and quote"
  •   (moving the ark to Jerusalem) They set the ark of God on a new cart (God had given specific instructions for the ark to be carried on poles by priests). 2 Samuel 6:3 Our ignorance of God and His word leaves us to serve and worship Him in a precarious way.     (Escorting the ark of God to Jerusalem…
    January 4, 2019
  •  He alone is my rock and my salvation, my strong tower; I shall not be greatly moved. Psalms 62:2   No soul can be really at rest until it has given up all dependence on everything else and has been forced to depend on the Lord alone. Hannah Whitall Smith My soul, wait in silence for God only, For my hope…
    December 28, 2018
  •  Through God we shall do mighty things; for He shall tread on our oppressors. Ps 60:12     Victorious lives flow from victorious thoughts. Thinking victorious thoughts come from setting our focus on a victorious God. Beth Moore, b1957, Christian author, teacher, Breaking Free From the end of the earth…
    December 21, 2018
  •  My God in His lovingkindness will go before me; God will let me look triumphantly upon my foes (physical and spiritual). Psalms 59:10     Regardless of how things appeared, there was no need to fear. God has already gone ahead and "sawed through" the enemy's defenses. Voice of the…
    December 14, 2018
  •  I will cry to God Most High, To God who accomplishes all things for me. Psalms 57:2     Faith is that act of our soul that turns away from our own insufficiency to the free and all-sufficient resources of God. John Piper, b. 1947 He shall send from heaven and save me; He reproaches the one who would swallow…
    December 7, 2018
  •  This I know, that God is for me. Psalms 56:9b    What we understand of Him is good and loving. Let us be sure that what we do not yet understand is good and loving too. Alexander Maclaren, 1826-1910, British Baptist expository preacher Your vows are binding upon me, O God; I will render thank offerings…
    November 30, 2018
  •  Cast your burden upon the Lord and He will sustain you. Psalms 55:22a     By His providence, He works for us: by His grace, He works in us to silence our fears and still the tumult of the spirits. Matthew Henry, 1662-1714, Welsh-born, English nonconformist minister and Bible commentator He will…
    November 23, 2018
  •  Give heed to me and answer me; I am restless in my complaint and am surely distracted.. Psalms 55:2     Sometimes God delays the answer to our prayer in final form until we have time to build up the strength, accumulate the knowledge, or fashion the character that would make it possible for him…
    November 16, 2018
  •  Every one of them has turned aside; together they have become corrupt; There is no one who does good, not even one. Psalms 53:3    The terrible condition of man's heart will never be recognized by people who assess it only in relation to other men. John Piper, 1946-, Pastor for Bethlehem Baptist…
    November 9, 2018
  •  I am like an olive tree flourishing in the house of God; I trust in God’s unfailing love for ever and ever. Psalms 52:8     He does not need to transplant us into a different field, but right where we are, with just the circumstances that surround us, He makes His sun to shine and his dew…
    November 2, 2018
  •  You do not delight in sacrifice, otherwise I would give it; You are not pleased with burnt offering. Psalms 51:16    We are so easily seduced into believing that we actually can gain all the approval we need by our behavior. Dr. R. Albert Mohler, Jr., President of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary The…
    October 26, 2018
  •   (As the Philistines prepared to attack) . David inquired of the Lord, and He said, ‘You shall not go up (frontal attack like last time); circle around behind them, and come upon them in front of the mulberry trees. 2 Samuel 5:23 Trust God. Follow His rules of combat. As illogical as they may seem they inevitably…
    October 19, 2018
  •  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

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