Once God has spoken; Twice I have heard... Psalm 62:11a Many people hear the Word of God proclaimed. Two people sit in church on Sunday, one is deeply affected; the other falls asleep. What’s the difference. One is under the Spirit’s power, the other is not. The Holy Spirit takes the Word and applies it directly to the heart of the child of God. Rev. Bruce Goettsche, La Harpe, IL. www.unionchurch.com
.power belongs to God And lovingkindness is Yours, O Lord, For You recompense a man according to his work. Psalm 62:11b, 12 Though our reward be not for our good works, yet we shall have our good works rewarded, and have a good reward for our works. Ralph Venning, 1620-1673
Psalm of David. O God, You are my God; I shall seek You earnestly; Psalm 63:1a The heart must be full of God, not in your thoughts alone, but in your affections; not merely in the mind's meditations, but in the heart's emotions. C.H. Spurgeon, 1834-92, British Reformed Baptist
My soul thirsts for You, my flesh yearns for You, In a dry and weary land where there is no water. Psalm 63:1b Blessed are they who, knowing the meaning of the highest unrests in their own souls, also know where the fountain is. Alexander Maclaren, 1826-1910, British expository preacher
.I have seen You in the sanctuary, To behold Your power and Your glory. Psalm 63:2 There are delights that the heart may enjoy in the awesome presence of God that belong to Christian experience. Not many enjoy them because not many know that they can. A. W. Tozer, 1897–1963
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