“He has dispersed abroad, He has given to the poor; His righteousness endures forever; His horn will be exalted with honor. The wicked will see it and be grieved; He will gnash his teeth and melt away; The desire of the wicked shall perish.” – Psa. 112:9-10
God’s side is the only winning side.
“He will not be afraid of evil tidings; His heart is steadfast, trusting in the Lord. His heart is established; He will not be afraid, Until he sees his desire upon his enemies.” – Psa.
Strength comes from the Lord.
“A good man deals graciously and lends; He will guide his affairs with discretion. Surely he will never be shaken; The righteous will be in everlasting remembrance.” – Psa. 112:5-6
To be in Christ is to never be shaken.
“Unto the upright there arises light in the darkness; He is gracious, and full of compassion, and righteous.” – Psa. 112:4
Jesus is the light arising in the darkness.
“His descendants will be mighty on earth; The generation of the upright will be blessed. Wealth and riches will be in his house, And his righteousness endures forever.” – Psa. 112:2-3
The Blessed State of the Righteous.
“Praise the Lord! Blessed is the man who fears the Lord, Who delights greatly in His commandments.” – Psa. 112:1
Blessed is the man who delights greatly in God’s Word.
“The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom; A good understanding have all those who do His commandments. His praise endures forever.” – Psa. 111:10
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom.
“He has sent redemption to His people; He has commanded His covenant forever: Holy and awesome is His name.” – Psa. 111:9
Holy and awesome is His name.
“The works of His hands are verity and justice;
All His precepts are sure. They stand fast forever and ever, and are done in truth and uprightness.” – Psa. 111:7-8
Praise to God for His Faithfulness and Justice.
“He has given food to those who fear Him; He will ever be mindful of His covenant. He has declared to His people the power of His works, In giving them the heritage of the nations.” – Psa. 111:5-6
God is faithful even when we are not.