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PEACE FROM ENEMIES, FREEDOM FROM DANGER, QUIET ENJOYMENT OF PROMISED BLESSINGSHAGGAI 2:9 The glory of this latter house shall be greater than of the former, saith the LORD of hosts: and in this place will I give peace, saith the LORD of hosts.PULPIT COMMENTARY God would grant peace from enemies, ...
DRAWING BACK IS TO PERDITION LUKE 9:62 Jesus replied, "No one who puts a hand to the plow and looks back is fit for service in the kingdom of God." JAMIESON-FAUSSET-BROWN BIBLE COMMENTARY so will they come short of salvation with a distracted attention, a divided heart. MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY...
ALL OF THE DAYS ORDAINED FOR ME WERE WRITTEN IN YOUR BOOKPSALM 139:16 Your eyes saw my unformed body; all the days ordained for me were written in your book before one of them came to be.MATTHEW POOLE'S COMMENTARY when I was a mere embryo, a rude and shapeless lump, when I was first conceived.GEN...
HERE IS THE REMEDY AGAINST THIS TROUBLE OF MIND JOHN 14:8 Philip said, "Lord, show us the Father and that will be enough for us." MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY However others are overwhelmed with the sorrows of this present time, be not you so. Christ's disciples, more than others, should keep their...
IT'S ALL ABOUT YOU JESUSJOHN 12:32 And I, if I be lifted up from the earth, will draw all men unto me.PULPIT COMMENTARY In these words we learn that the attraction of the cross of Christ will prove to be the mightiest and most sovereign motive ever brought to bear on the human will, and, when wie...
YOUR WOUNDS WILL QUICKLY HEALISAIAH 58:8 Your wounds will quickly heal.GILL'S EXPOSITION the glorious power and providence of God, preserving his people;
HELPED AND NOT RECEIVE ANY REAL DAMAGEPSALM 33:22 May your unfailing love rest upon us, O LORD, even as we put our hope in you.MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY In difficulties they shall be helped; in dangers they shall not receive any real damage.
GOD IS GOOD TO SUCH SOULSLAMENTATIONS 3:25 The LORD is good unto them that wait for him, to the soul that seeketh him.MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY We should observe what makes for us, as well as what is against us. God's compassions fail not; of this we have fresh instances every morning. Portions ...