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PSALM 143:8 Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I entrust my life.MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY He prays that he might be enlightened with the knowledge of God's will; and this is the first work of the Spirit. ...
ECCLESIASTES 5:20 They seldom reflect on the days of their life, because God keeps them occupied with gladness of heart.GILL'S EXPOSITION he will not think life long and tedious; nor dwell upon, and distress himself with, the troubles he has met with, or is likely to meet with; but, being content...
PSALM 31:24 Be of good courage, and he shall strengthen your heart, all ye that hope in the LORD.MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY Let not any yield to unbelief, or think, under discouraging circumstances, that they are cut off from before the eyes of the Lord, and left to the pride of men. Lord, pardon...
1 THESSALONIANS 4:11 and to make it your ambition to lead a quiet life: You should mind your own business and work with your hands, just as we told you,MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY All who are savingly taught of God, are taught to love one another. The teaching of the Spirit exceeds the teachings o...
GALATIANS 6:9 Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY Our present time is seed time; in the other world we shall reap as we sow now. As there are two sorts of sowing, one to the flesh, and the other to th...
JOHN 14:8 Philip said unto him, Lord, show us the Father, and it will satisfy us.*show us the Father, and it will satisfy us.PULPIT COMMENTARY To see and know the Father, to have irresistible evidence that the Eternal Power is one who has begotten us from himself, and both knows and loves us, is ...
Tragedies are real, the pain is real, and the tears are real. Jesus acknowledges the reality of suffering.DEFINITION of TRAGEDY a lamentable, dreadful, or fatal event or affair; calamity; disaster: a dramatic composition, dealing with a serious or somber theme, the tragic or mournful or calamitou...
PROVERBS 2:11 Discretion will protect you, and understanding will guard you.PULPIT COMMENTARY Discretion is the outward manifestation of wisdom; it tests what is uncertain, and avoids danger. Understanding is the power of distinguishing and separating, and, in the case of conflicting interests, t...
GALATIANS 6:2 Carry each other's burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ. JAMIESON-FAUSSET-BROWN BIBLE COMMENTARY then fulfil the law of Christ, which is not made up of various minute observances, but whose sole "burden" is "love"
Not going to Church because of hypocrites is like not going to the Gym because of the out of shape people.PSALM 122:1 ...I was glad when they said to me, “Let us go to the house of the LORD!”