Calm, Part 5: Not Act Hastily

Whoever believes will not act hastily.” – Isa. 28:16

Believers are marked by calm.

Leads Only To Evildoing

Cease from anger and abandon wrath; Do not get upset; it leads only to evildoing.” – Psa. 37:8

Anger, wrath, and getting upset only leads to evildoing.

My Anxious Thoughts Multiply

When my anxious thoughts multiply within me, Your comfort delights my soul.” -Psa. 94:19

Jesus is the only comfort when your anxious thoughts multiply.

Your Faithfulness Will Support Me

“If I should say, ‘My foot has slipped,’ Your faithfulness, LORD, will support me.” – Psa. 94:18

God will support you.

He Will Quiet You With His Love

LORD your God in your midst, The Mighty One, will save; He will rejoice over you with gladness, He will quiet you with His love, He will rejoice over you with singing.” – Zeph. 3:17

So many wondrous things in one verse. Meditate over every phrase.

God is here.

God will save.

God gladly rejoiced over you.

God will quiet you with His love.

God sings over you.

Walk Up and Down In His Name

“I will strengthen them in the LORD, And they shall walk up and down in His name,” – God (Zech. 10:12)

The only way we can walk in His name is if God strengthens us.

While You Keep Silent

The LORD will fight for you, while you keep silent.” – Exd.14:14

Get out of God’s way.

My Soul Clings To You

My soul clings to You; Your right hand takes hold of me.” – Psa. 63:8

Cling to Jesus.

Cleave to Jesus.

Follow hard after Jesus.

And with a reciprocal action, Jesus holds, sustains, and supports you in His embrace. 

Who Will Annul It?

“For the LORD of hosts has purposed, And who will annul it? His hand is stretched out, And who will turn it back?” – Isa. 14:27

Short answer: no one.

One Sinner Who Repents

“There is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents.” – Luke 15:10

God rejoices when just one sinner repents.