Mercy Shall Surround Him

“Many sorrows shall be to the wicked; But he who trusts in the Lord, mercy shall surround him.” – Psa. 32:10

Which will it be sorrows or mercy?

Do Not Be Like the Mule

“I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will guide you with My eye. Do not be like the horse or like the mule, Which have no understanding, Which must be harnessed with bit and bridle, Else they will not come near (their master).” – God (Psa. 32:8-9)

God’s personal engagement. Far too often I am the stubborn mule.

You Have Opened My Ears

“You have opened my ears” – Psa. 40:6

The Hebrew here for open is “to dig.” God digs open our ears so we can hear the truth of the Gospel.

Clothed With Power

“Who established the mountains by His strength, Being clothed with power; – Psa. 65:6

The mountains did not make themselves. God, through His mighty power, established them.

You Who Are the Confidence

“By awesome deeds in righteousness You will answer us, O God of our salvation, You who are the confidence of all the ends of the earth, And of the far-off seas;” – Psa. 65:5

God is our confidence.

The Man You Choose

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

God causes believers to approach Him.

A People Yet To Be

This will be written for the generation to come, That a people yet to be created may praise the LORD” – Psa. 102:18

Point our children toward faith in meaningful ways.

Raised

He who was delivered over because of our wrongdoings, and was raised because of our justification.” – Rom. 4:25

Every day is lived in the shadow of the cross and the hope of the empty tomb.

Walk Just As He

He who says he abides in Him ought himself also to walk just as He walked.” – 1 John 2:6

Profession involves an obligation to act accordingly to the profession.

In the Secret, Under the Shadow

He who dwells in the secret place of the Most High Shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.” – Psa. 91:1

God extends His “shadow” over the believer who places himself under His protection.