Watchman Nee tells about a new convert who came in deep distress to see him. “No matter
how much I pray, no matter how hard I try, I simply cannot seem to be faithful to my Lord. I
think I’m losing my salvation.” Nee said, “Do you see this dog here? He is my dog. H … More
This Psalm has to do with the security of the believer. It is a security that cannot be threatened by outward circumstances. While the Assyrian overthrow was still fresh in the writers mind, he wrote this song of the security of the saint. He tells how he is safe in two ways:
My faith in God needs to be unmovable. If my pastor or good friend fell into sin or even left the Christian faith it should not effect my walk with the Lord. My security is not dependent on any man or any church but in the Lord.
Those who trust in the LORD are like Mount Zion, which cannot be moved, but abides forever. As the mountains surround Jerusalem, so the LORD surrounds his people, from this time forth and forevermore. For the scepter of wickedness shall not rest on the land allotted to the righteous, lest the righteous stretch out their hands to do wrong. Do good, O LORD, to those who are good, and to those who are upright in their hearts! But those who turn aside to their crooked ways the LORD will lead away with evildoers! Peace be upon Israel!
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Psalms 122:1-9A Song For Worship
Psalms 123:1-4A Prayer For Mercy
Psalms 124:1-8Thanking Him For Victory
Psalms 125:1-5The Lord’s People Are Safe
Psalms 126:1-6Celebrating The Harvest
Psalms 127:1-5Only The Lord Can Bless
Psalms 128:1-6The Lord Rewards His Own