I will give thanks to You, Lord, with all my heart …

“I will give thanks to You, Lord, with all my heart …My enemies turn back; they stumble and perish before you … The Lord reigns forever … The Lord is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble” (Psalm 9:1,3,7,9). We give thanks to You, Lord. Where does our thanksgiving begin? It begins with …

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Salvation And Judgment

Scripture speaks of both salvation and judgment. The Israelites were given "the land ... as an inheritance." The Amalekites were to be "blotted out" (Deuteronomy 25:19). Lazarus received salvation - "carried ... to Abraham's side." The rich man received judgment "in hell" (Luke 16:22-23). We must seek to honour Jesus Christ our Lord (Psalm 45:11). …

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Help us, Lord, to look beyond our sufferings. Help us to look ahead to the ‘eternal glory.’

We read the words of Bildad. He speaks as a ‘know-it-all’. He sees what has happened to Job, and he thinks, ‘Job must have forgotten God’. He fails to see that Job has not forgotten God. Help us, Lord, to see that bad things can and do happen to people who love You as well as people who don’t …

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