You choose and cause

“Blessed is the man You choose,
And cause to approach You,
That he may dwell in Your courts.” – Psa. 65:4

God chooses and God causes. Praise be to God.

The Lord is your keeper

The Lord is your keeper; The Lord is your shade at your right hand. The sun shall not strike you by day, Nor the moon by night.” – Psa. 121:5-6

The Lord is your keeper.

You were a slave until God redeemed you

“You are to remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt, and the LORD your God redeemed you” – Deut. 15:15

You were a slave until God redeemed you.

Never go back again into bondage.

Trust in the Lord

Trust in the Lord with all your heart, And lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths.” – Prov. 3:5-6

Trust in the Lord.

All things work together for good

“And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.” – Rom. 8:28

So much truth in just one verse.

Peace and Good Cheer

“These things I have spoken to you, that in Me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world.” – Jesus (John 16:33)

Victory through Jesus alone.

Trust in the Lord and be glad in Him

“The righteous shall be glad in the Lord, and trust in Him. And all the upright in heart shall glory.” – Psa. 64:10

Trust in the Lord and be glad in Him.

God sent forth His Son

“But when the fullness of the time had come, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the law,” – Gal. 4:4

God sent forth His Son: so much in so few words.

The grace of God that brings salvation

“For the grace of God that brings salvation has appeared to all men, teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly in the present age, looking for the blessed hope and glorious appearing of our great God and Savior Jesus Christ, who gave Himself for us, that He might redeem us from every lawless deed and purify for Himself His own special people, zealous for good works.” – Titus 2:11-14

Now that is a sentence!

We have seen strange things today!

“And they were all amazed, and they glorified God and were filled with fear, saying, ‘We have seen strange things today!’” – Luke 5:26

Grace would seem strange to a graceless society.