I am like an olive tree flourishing in the house of God; I trust in God’s unfailing love for ever and ever. Psalm 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 to fall upon us, and transforms the things that were our greatest hindrances into the chiefest and most blessed means of our growth. Hannah Whithall Smith, 1832–1911
I will give You thanks forever, because You have done it.. Psalm 52:9a A state of mind that sees God in everything is evidence of growth in grace and a thankful heart. Charles G. Finney, 1792-1875
.in the presence of Your saints I will wait on Your name, for it is good. Psalm 52:9b Lord, give us the sense of comradeship with heroes and saints of every age. St. Augustine
(Psalm of David) The fool has said in his heart, "There is no God,".. Psalm 53:1a Unbelief does not arise so much from want of evidence as from want of will to believe. J.C. Ryle, 1816-1900
God has looked down from heaven upon the sons of men To see if there is anyone who understands, Who seeks after God. Psalm 53:2 Do we live our lives as though God were not watching? Do we speak as though He were not listening? Do we think and ponder in our hearts as though He were not aware? Warren Wiersbe, American pastor, prolific writer Christian literature, b1929
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