'Bible verse and quote' with Jan Couns
Originally posted on 11/10/2017
(Psalm of David) Do not fret because of evildoers, Nor be envious of the workers of iniquity. Psalm 37:1 To be upset over what you don't have is to waste what you do have. Ken S. Keyes, Jr.
Trust in the Lord, and do good. Psalm 37:3a None of us are responsible for all the things that happen to us, but we are responsible for the way we act when they do happen. Anon
Dwell in the land, and feed on His faithfulness. Psalm 37:3b Worry is an indication that we think God cannot look after us. Oswald Chambers, 1874–1917
Delight yourself in the Lord and he will give you the desires of your heart. Psalm 37:4 Tell God of your longings, that He may purify them. François Fénelon, 1651-1715, French Roman Catholic theologian
Commit your way to the Lord; Trust also in Him, And He shall bring it to pass. Psalm 37:5 We too often act and speak as if success were to be won by the forces that we may be able to bring into the field, whereas God asks us for nothing more than fidelity and the right disposition of such forces as we can command; He will do all the rest. F B Meyer, 1847-1929, Br. Baptist pastor evangelist involved in inner city ministry