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PSALM 23The Lord is my shepherd, (RELATIONSHIP)I shall not want. (SUPPLY)He makes me lie down in green pastures, (REST)he leads me beside quiet waters, (REFRESHMENT)he restores my soul. (HEALING)He guides me in the paths of righteousness (GUIDANCE)for his name's sake, (PURPOSE)Even though I walk ...
PSALM 30:2 LORD my God, I called to you for help, and you healed me.JAMIESON-FAUSSET-BROWN COMMENTARY healed me—Affliction is often described as disease.
PSALM 5:3 In the morning, LORD, you hear my voice; in the morning I lay my requests before you and wait expectantly.GILL'S EXPOSITION he would pray to him every morning: the morning is a proper time for prayer, both to return thanks to God for refreshing sleep and rest, for preservation from dang...
PSALM 88:1 LORD, you are the God who saves me; day and night I cry out to you.GILL'S EXPOSITION prayer being expressed by crying shows the person to be in distress, denotes the earnestness of it, and shows it to be vocal; and it being both in the day and in the night, that it was without ceasing....
1 SAMUEL 2:9 He guards the steps of His faithful ones, but the wicked perish in darkness, for a man does not prevail by his own strength. MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY The subjects of Christ's kingdom will be safe, and the enemies of it will be ruined;
PSALM 119:143 Trouble and distress have come upon me, but your commands give me delight.GILL'S EXPOSITION Outward troubles and inward distress; troubles arising from his enemies, the men of the world, that hated and persecuted him;yet thy commandments are my delights; so far from being grievous, ...
PSALM 126:5 Those who sow with tears will reap with songs of joy.MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY But they sow in tears; they do the duty of an afflicted state. Weeping must not hinder sowing; we must get good from times of affliction.
PSALM 119:97 Oh, how I love your law! I meditate on it all day long. NIV STUDY Meditation on God's law yields the highest wisdom.
2 TIMOTHY 4:18 The Lord will rescue me from every evil attack and will bring me safely to his heavenly kingdom. To him be glory for ever and ever. Amen.MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY If the Lord stands by us, he will strengthen us in difficulties and dangers, and his presence will more than supply ev...
ISAIAH 41:10 'Do not fear, for I am with you; Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, surely I will help you, Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.'GILL'S EXPOSITION I will strengthen thee; with strength in their souls, to perform duties, exerci...