Trusting God In Difficult Times
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But understand this, that in the last days will come (set in) perilous times of great stress and trouble [hard to deal with and hard to bear].
The Lord is good, a Strength and Stronghold in the day of trouble; He knows (recognizes, has knowledge of, and understands) those who take refuge and trust in Him.
Trust in, lean on, rely on, and have confidence in Him at all times, you people; pour out your hearts before Him. God is a refuge for us (a fortress and a high tower). Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!
Do not let your hearts be troubled (distressed, agitated). You believe in and adhere to and trust in and rely on God; believe in and adhere to and trust in and rely also on Me.
God is our Refuge and Strength [mighty and impenetrable to temptation], a very present and well-proved help in trouble.
My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the Rock and firm Strength of my heart and my Portion forever.
Trust (lean on, rely on, and be confident) in the Lord and do good; so shall you dwell in the land and feed surely on His faithfulness, and truly you shall be fed.
The Lord also will be a refuge and a high tower for the oppressed, a refuge and a stronghold in times of trouble (high cost, destitution, and desperation).
My soul, wait only upon God and silently submit to Him; for my hope and expectation are from Him.
May the God of your hope so fill you with all joy and peace in believing [through the experience of your faith] that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound and be overflowing (bubbling over) with hope.
In the day of prosperity be joyful, but in the day of adversity consider that God has made the one side by side with the other, so that man may not find out anything that shall be after him.
So trust in the Lord (commit yourself to Him, lean on Him, hope confidently in Him) forever; for the Lord God is an everlasting Rock [the Rock of Ages].
My times are in Your hands; deliver me from the hands of my foes and those who pursue me and persecute me.
He shall not be afraid of evil tidings; his heart is firmly fixed, trusting (leaning on and being confident) in the Lord.
Put not your trust in princes, in a son of man, in whom there is no help.
Confidence in an unfaithful man in time of trouble is like a broken tooth or a foot out of joint.
Jesus replied, This is the work (service) that God asks of you: that you believe in the One Whom He has sent [that you cleave to, trust, rely on, and have faith in His Messenger].
While you also cooperate by your prayers for us [helping and laboring together with us]. Thus [the lips of] many persons [turned toward God will eventually] give thanks on our behalf for the grace (the blessing of deliverance) granted us at the request of the many who have prayed.
The apostles said to the Lord, Increase our faith (that trust and confidence that spring from our belief in God).
Trust not in a neighbor; put no confidence in a friend. Keep the doors of your mouth from her who lies in your bosom.
And call on Me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you shall honor and glorify Me.
The words and promises of the Lord are pure words, like silver refined in an earthen furnace, purified seven times over.
And then many will be offended and repelled and will begin to distrust and desert [Him Whom they ought to trust and obey] and will stumble and fall away and betray one another and pursue one another with hatred.
[I do it because, though He slay me, yet will I wait for and trust Him and] behold, He will slay me; I have no hope -- "nevertheless, I will maintain and argue my ways before Him and even to His face.
And alas for the women who are pregnant and for those who have nursing babies in those days!
Ask for yourself a sign (a token or proof) of the Lord your God [one that will convince you that God has spoken and will keep His word]; ask it either in the depth below or in the height above [let it be as deep as Sheol or as high as heaven].
So let us seize and hold fast and retain without wavering the hope we cherish and confess and our acknowledgement of it, for He Who promised is reliable (sure) and faithful to His word.
For in the Gospel a righteousness which God ascribes is revealed, both springing from faith and leading to faith [disclosed through the way of faith that arouses to more faith]. As it is written, The man who through faith is just and upright shall live and shall live by faith.
But Jesus looked at them and said, With men this is impossible, but all things are possible with God.
Who comforts (consoles and encourages) us in every trouble (calamity and affliction), so that we may also be able to comfort (console and encourage) those who are in any kind of trouble or distress, with the comfort (consolation and encouragement) with which we ourselves are comforted (consoled and encouraged) by God.
Indeed, we felt within ourselves that we had received the [very] sentence of death, but that was to keep us from trusting in and depending on ourselves instead of on God Who raises the dead.
O taste and see that the Lord [our God] is good! Blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) is the man who trusts and takes refuge in Him.
May the Lord answer you in the day of trouble! May the name of the God of Jacob set you up on high [and defend you];
Now faith is the assurance (the confirmation, the title deed) of the things [we] hope for, being the proof of things [we] do not see and the conviction of their reality [faith perceiving as real fact what is not revealed to the senses].
- Afflicted Saints
- Attitudes Of Trust
- Believing In Yourself
- End Times
- Faith And Trust
- Faith In God
- Faith Kjv
- Faith, Necessity Of
- Faith, Object Of
- Faithfulness, To God
- Fear And Worry
- Getting Through Hard Times
- Hard Times
- Having Faith
- Hope And Faith
- Hope And Strength
- Hope In Hard Times
- Hope Kjv
- Hope, In God
- Keeping Faith
- Overcoming Hard Times
- Peace And Strength
- Prayer During Hard Times
- Signs Of The End Times
- Staying Strong During Hard Times
- Stress And Hard Times
- Trust In God!