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GOD WILL BE HER PROTECTIONZECHARIAH 2:5 For I, saith the LORD, will be unto her a wall of fire round about, and will be the glory in the midst of her.PULPIT COMMENTARY She will not need walls. God will be her protection, not only defending her from attack, but consuming the enemy who may presume ...
WATCH YOUR TONGUE AND KEEP YOUR MOUTH SHUTPROVERBS 21:23 NLT Watch your tongue and keep your mouth shut, and you will stay out of trouble.MATTHEW HENRY COMMENTARY It is our great concern to keep our souls from being entangled and disquieted.
REST UPON HIS PROVIDENCE AND PROMISE PSALM 55:18 He rescues me unharmed from the battle waged against me, even though many oppose me. MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY In every trial let us call upon the Lord, and he will save us. To cast our burden upon God, is to rest upon his providence and promise.
HOPE IS GOD'S GIFT BY HIS SPIRITROMANS 15:13 May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.NIV STUDY Any hope the Christian has comes from God by the power of the Holy Spirit. Hope cannot be conjured up ...
FINDING REST IN GOD IS A CHOICE ISAIAH 28:12 to whom he said, "This is the resting place, let the weary rest"; and, "This is the place of repose"-- but they would not listen. JAMIESON-FAUSSET-BROWN BIBLE COMMENTARY spiritually, the "rest" meant is that to be found in obeying those very "precepts"...
HE IS LORD 1 SAMUEL 17:45 David said to the Philistine, "You come against me with sword and spear and javelin, but I come against you in the name of the LORD Almighty, the God of the armies of Israel, whom you have defied. MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY That the victory might be ascribed to the Lord ...
WARNINGDEFINITION of WARNING notice of a possible danger or problem, so that it can be prevented or avoided.2 CORINTHIANS 13:3 Since you are demanding proof that Christ is speaking through me. He is not weak in dealing with you, but is powerful among you.JAMIESON-FAUSSET-BROWN BIBLE COMMENTARY Si...
A SEVERE TRIAL PSALM 118:18 The LORD has chastened me severely, but he has not given me over to death. PULPIT COMMENTARY The Lord hath chastened me sore. By the long sufferings of the Captivity. BARNES' NOTES The psalmist had been greatly afflicted, and he now looked upon his affliction in the li...
SHOW PROPER RESPECT TO EVERYONE 1 PETER 2:17 Show proper respect to everyone, love the family of believers, fear God, honor the emperor. ELLICOTT'S COMMENTARY Fear God.—This enforces reverence for every law and ordinance of God.
DISHONORABLE DISCHARGEThe dismissal of someone from the armed forces as a result of criminal or morally unacceptable actions.Some of you may remember the famous Lt. Kelly Flynn case of a few years back. Lt. Kelly Flynn was the Air Force's first female B-52 pilot. Unfortunately, Lt. Flynn was an u...