Bible verse and quote
by Jan Couns
O Lord my God, I take refuge in you; save and deliver me from all who pursue me, or they will tear me like a lion and rip me to pieces with no one to rescue me. Psalm 7:1,2
You know you’re surrendered to God when you rely on God to work things out instead of trying to manipulate others, force your agenda, and control the situation. You let go and let God work. You don’t have to always be in charge. Instead of trying harder, you trust more. Rick Warren, author, pastor
O LORD my God (I’m innocent), if I repaid evil to him who was at peace with me, Or have plundered my enemy without cause, Let the enemy pursue me and overtake me.. Psalm 7:3-5 Call on God to confirm or contradict the conclusions of conscience.
Arise, O Lord, in Your anger; Lift Yourself up because of the rage of my enemies; Rise up for me to the judgment You have commanded! Psalm 7:6 Tried believer, thy Lord hath a tear-bottle in which the costly drops of sacred grief are put away, and a book in which thy holy groanings are numbered. By-and-by, thy suit shall prevail. Canst thou not be content to wait a little? Will not thy Lord's time be better than thy time? Charles Haddon Spurgeon, 1834-92, British Reformed Baptist, highly influential amongst Christians of different denominations
The Lord shall judge the peoples; Vindicate me, O Lord, according to my righteousness, And according to my integrity within me. Psalm 7:8
With his cause now brought into the proper court, there is no doubt God will do right and all will be obliged to acquiesce in his judgment. Matthew Henry, 1662-1714, was a Welsh-born, English nonconformist minister and Bible commentator
O righteous God, who searches minds and hearts, bring to an end the violence of the wicked and make the righteous secure. Psalm 7:9
God trieth the hearts and the reins; and therefore he knows the secret wickedness of the wicked and knows how to bring it to an end, and the secret sincerity of the just he is witness to and has secret ways of establishing. Matthew Henry, 1662-1714, was a Welsh-born, English nonconformist minister and Bible commentator
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