thanks be to God for his word

Jules —  September 14, 2005

I thought I’d share some scriptures I read this morning. Yesterday was an important day for a family we love.

Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail.
They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.
I say to myself, “The Lord is my portion; therefore I will wait for him.”
The Lord is good to those whose hope is in him, to the one who seeks him;
it is good to wait quietly for the salvation of the Lord.
Lamentations 3:22-26

I called on your name, O Lord, from the depths of the pit.
You heard my plea: “Do not close your ears to my cry for relief.”
You came near when I called you, and said, “Do not fear.”
O Lord, you took up my case; you redeemed my life.
You have seen, O Lord, the wrong done to me.
Uphold my cause!
Lamentations 3:55-59

I have set the Lord always before me. Because he is at my right hand, I will not be shaken. Psalm 16: 8

Who may ascend the hill of the Lord? Who may stand in his holy place?
He who has clean hands and a pure heart, who does not swear by what is false. He will receive blessing from the Lord and vindication from God his Savior.
Such is the generation of those who seek him, who seek your face, O God of Jacob.
Psalm 24: 3-6

Jules

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6 responses to thanks be to God for his word

  1. Perfect timing on this post, Jules. I skipped my reading this morning (got up late), so it was nice to read some scripture here. Thanks!

  2. Great Rob, it’s good to spur one another on. I sure need it! :worship

  3. God is always there when I need him. He knows the day ahead and is preparing for it. He may not answer the way we expect but He answers.

  4. Thanks, Julie! Those scriptures are a great blessing to me. Did you print them for J?

  5. No, but I will do that! :cool

  6. Daughter-in-law, these verses are so good for my heart also. Iam glad my hands are clean and my heart pure because of the blood Jesus shed on the cross for me!!!! :worship