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ROMANS 8:31 What, then, shall we say in response to this? If God is for us, who can be against us?BARNES' NOTES Who can be against us? - Who can injure or destroy us? Sinners may be against us, and so may the great enemy of our souls, but their power to destroy us is taken away. God is more might...
PSALM 63:8 My soul clings to you; your right hand upholds me.GILL'S EXPOSITION thy right hand upholdeth me; that he fell not through the snares laid for him, and the stumbling blocks thrown in his way; that he stood and bore up under all his afflictions, temptations, and difficulties; that he was...
PSALM 6:8 Away from me, all you who do evil, for the LORD has heard my weeping.MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY Having made his request known to God, the psalmist is confident that his sorrow will be turned into joy. By the workings of God's grace upon his heart, he knew his prayer was accepted, and di...
ROMANS 8:15 The Spirit you received does not make you slaves, so that you live in fear again; rather, the Spirit you received brought about your adoption to sonship. And by him we cry, "Abba, Father." GILL'S EXPOSITION "cry" which denotes an internal vehemency and affection of soul, and an outwar...
PSALM 73:28 But as for me, it is good to be near God. I have made the Sovereign LORD my refuge; I will tell of all your deeds. MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY May we draw near, and keep near, to our God, by faith and prayer, and find it good to do so. Those that with an upright heart put their trust i...
ISAIAH 10:27 In that day their burden will be lifted from your shoulders, their yoke from your neck; the yoke will be broken because you have grown so fat. MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY Because of the anointing of our great Redeemer, the yoke of every antichrist must be broken from off his church: a...
TO ENABLE: to make able; give power, means, competence, or ability to; authorize: to make possible or easy; to make ready; equip; to cause to be active; to give legal power, capacity, or sanction to;JOB 17:9 The righteous also shall hold on his way, and he that hath clean hands shall be stronger ...
ISAIAH 33:2 LORD, be gracious to us; we long for you. Be our strength every morning, our salvation in time of distress.JAMIESON-FAUSSET-BROWN BIBLE COMMENTARY every morning—each day as it dawns, especially during our danger, as the parallel "time of trouble" shows.
1 SAMUEL 15:22 ... To obey is better than sacrifice, and to heed is better than the fat of rams.MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY But humble, sincere, and conscientious obedience to the will of God, is more pleasing and acceptable to him than all burnt-offering and sacrifices. God is more glorified and ...
May whatever sorrows you've endured be eclipsed by God’s goodness, mercy, grace and Presence.PSALM 34:18 The LORD is close to the brokenhearted...PSALM 30:5 ...Weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.