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YOU ARE SOLEMNLY DEDICATED TO CHRIST1 CORINTHIANS 10:20-21 No, but the sacrifices of pagans are offered to demons, not to God, and I do not want you to be participants with demons. You cannot drink the cup of the Lord and the cup of demons too; you cannot have a part in both the Lord's table and ...
UNDER DIVINE PROTECTIONPSALM 56:5 They are always twisting what I say; they spend their days plotting to harm me.BENSON COMMENTARY They lurk secretly; either, that they may pry into all my most private actions; or, that they may surprise me with mischief unawares. All my ways and actions, that th...
BLESSEDPSALM 1:1,2 Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers, but whose delight is in the law of the LORD, and who meditates on his law day and night.MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY We must have constant regard t...
THE BLESSINGGENESIS 12:3 I will bless those who bless you, and whoever curses you I will curse; and all peoples on earth will be blessed through you."MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY Obedient believers shall be sure to inherit the blessing.
THE LORD'S ORDERING WORDPSALM 93:4 Mightier than the thunder of the great waters, mightier than the breakers of the sea-the Lord on high is mighty. NIV STUDY The thunder of the chaotic waters is not match for the thunder of the Lord's ordering word.
IT WAS THE RELIGIOUS PEOPLE THAT CRUCIFIED CHRIST ISAIAH 53:3 He was despised and rejected by mankind, a man of suffering, and familiar with pain. Like one from whom people hide their faces he was despised, and we held him in low esteem.BARNES' NOTES The Redeemer was eminently the object of conte...
ALWAYS AND UNDER ALL CIRCUMSTANCES2 CORINTHIANS 9:8 And God is able to make all grace (every favor and earthly blessing) come to you in abundance, so that you may always and under all circumstances and whatever the need be self-sufficient [possessing enough to require no aid or support and furnis...
TRIALS AND MERCIES 2 CORINTHIANS 1:5 For just as the sufferings of Christ are ours in abundance, so also our comfort is abundant through Christ. MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY These blessings are given by him, as the Father of his redeemed family. It is our Saviour who says, Let not your heart be tr...
YOU ARE NOT ENOUGH"You are enough" quotes are a lie.The truth is God is enough, HE is all sufficient. HE is everything we need.COLOSSIANS 2:8 See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the elemental spiritual forces of thi...
THE GOSPEL CALLGENESIS 12:3 I will bless those who bless you, and whoever curses you I will curse; and all peoples on earth will be blessed through you."BARNES' NOTES "I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee." Here the Lord identifies the cause of Abram with his own, an...