I Am With You – Isaiah 41:10

“Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” Isaiah 41:10 This morning I want to spend some time dwelling on the promises written here, promises enough to dispel our fears in […]

Safety – Deuteronomy 33:12

“The beloved of the LORD dwells in safety. The High God surrounds him all day long, and dwells between his shoulders.” Deuteronomy 33:12 “The LORD…will keep your life… from this time forth and forevermore.” Psalm 121:7-8 As those beloved by the Lord of heaven, we dwell in safety. Safety far beyond our circumstances and far […]

Very Present – Psalm 46

“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.” Psalm 46:1 Very present. My God is very present. The footnote in my Bible says this verse may also read “well proved” – which means He has proven, time and time again, to be our help in times of trouble. Times when His […]

Well-Proved – Psalm 46:1

“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.” Psalm 46:1 As I read this verse this morning, I noticed in the footnotes that another translation of “very present” is “well proved.” Let this sink in for a moment. Our God is well-proved. He has proven Himself faithful and true time and […]