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...
PEACE BY THE BLOOD OF CHRISTLUKE 10:15,16 But whatever house you enter, first say, ‘Peace to this house.’ And if a son of peace is there, your peace will rest on it; if not, it will return to you. GILL'S EXPOSITION And if the son of peace be there,.... If there be any elect person or persons in t...
GUARD YOURSELF FROM ALL TYPES OF GREEDPSALM 127:2 It is vain for you to rise early, come home late, and work so hard for your food. Yes, he can provide for those whom he loves even when they sleep.BENSON COMMENTARY He gives them quiet rest, both of body and mind, and that freely, without that imm...
A LITTLE NUT WHO HELD ITS GROUNDISAIAH 61:3 and provide for those who grieve in Zion-- to bestow on them a crown of beauty instead of ashes, the oil of joy instead of mourning, and a garment of praise instead of a spirit of despair. They will be called oaks of righteousness, a planting of the LOR...
CLEAN HANDSJOB 17:9 The righteous also shall hold on his way, and he that hath clean hands shall be stronger and stronger.GILL'S EXPOSITION and he that hath clean hands shall be stronger and stronger; or "add strength"; increase in it. This character is opposed to one of an immoral life and conve...
THE SPIRIT OF THE LORD IS OUR STANDARDISAIAH 59:19 ...When the enemy comes in like a flood, the Spirit of the Lord will lift up a standard against him.GENEVA STUDY BIBLE He shows that there will be great affliction in the Church, but God will always deliver his.
FAKE FRIENDSPROVERBS 18:24 One who has unreliable friends soon comes to ruin, but there is a friend that sticks closer than a brother.PULPIT COMMENTARY They will feed upon him, and exhaust his resources, but will not stand by him in the day of calamity, may, rather will give a helping hand to his...
THAT IS ENOUGHROMANS 8:38,39 For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lor...

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