Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Nevertheless he left not himself without witness, in that he did good, and gave us rain from heaven, and fruitful seasons, filling our hearts with food and gladness.
to search for the Lord, if indeed perhaps they might grope for him and find him, although being not far from each one of us.
The heavens declare the glory of God, and the firmament shows his handiwork.
because what is knowable of God is apparent in them, for God made it known to them.
Thy loving kindness, O LORD, is in the heavens, thy faithfulness to the skies.
Why boast thou thyself in mischief, O mighty man? The loving kindness of God [is] continual.
O LORD, how manifold are thy works! In wisdom have thou made them all. The earth is full of thy riches.
LORD is good to all, and his tender mercies are over all his works.
But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, despairing nothing, and your reward will be great. And ye will be sons of the Most High, because he is good toward the ungrateful and bad.
then I will give your rains in their season, and the land shall yield its increase, and the trees of the field shall yield their fruit.
that I will give the rain of your land in its season, the former rain and the latter rain, that thou may gather in thy grain, and thy new wine, and thine oil.
LORD will open to thee his good treasure the heavens, to give the rain of thy land in its season, and to bless all the work of thy hand. And thou shall lend to many nations, and thou shall not borrow.
1 Kings 18:1
And it came to pass after many days, that the word of LORD came to Elijah, in the third year, saying, Go, show thyself to Ahab, and I will send rain upon the earth.
who gives rain upon the earth, and sends waters upon the fields,
For he says to the snow, Fall thou on the earth, likewise to the shower of rain, and to the showers of his mighty rain.
to cause it to rain on a land where no man is, on the wilderness, in which there is no man,
Thou visit the earth, and water it; thou greatly enrich it. The river of God is full of water. Thou provide them grain when thou have so prepared the earth.
Thou, O God, sent a plentiful rain. Thou confirmed thine inheritance when it was weary.
Sing to LORD with thanksgiving. Sing praises upon the harp to our God,
And I will lay it waste. It shall not be pruned nor hoed, but there shall come up briers and thorns. I will also command the clouds that they rain no rain upon it.
Neither do they say in their heart, Let us now fear LORD our God, who gives rain, both the former and the latter, in its season, who preserves to us the appointed weeks of the harvest.
Are there any among the vanities of the nations that can cause rain? Or can the heavens give showers? Are not thou he, O LORD our God? Therefore we will wait for thee, for thou have made all these things.
so that ye may become sons of your Father in the heavens, because he makes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and makes rain on the righteous and the unrighteous.
Elijah was a man of the same nature as we. And by prayer, he asked for it not to rain, and it did not rain on the earth for three years and six months.
Lest, when thou have eaten and are full, and have built goodly houses, and dwelt in it,
And they took fortified cities, and a fat land, and possessed houses full of all good things, cisterns hewn out, vineyards, and oliveyards, and fruit trees in abundance. So they ate, and were filled, and became fat, and delighted t
And, behold, joy and gladness, slaying oxen and killing sheep, eating flesh and drinking wine. Let us eat and drink, for tomorrow we shall die.
1 Timothy 6:17
Command the rich in the present age not to be arrogant, nor hope in the uncertainty of wealth, but in the living God, who supplies us all things abundantly for enjoyment,