Tuesday, May 31, 2011

God's Promises to His righteous people

Promises of God to His righteous people.

Jeremiah 29:11
For I know the plan I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.

Gen. 15:1 God is my exceedingly great reward.

Exodus 23:22  If I live righteously then God will be the enemy of my enemies and the adversary of my adversaries.

Deuteronomy 33:27 God is my refuge.  He upholds me in his everlasting arms.

2 Chronicles 16:9  God looks for those to whom he can show his strength, to those whose heart is perfect towards him.

Ezra 8:22 The hand of God is upon me for good.

Job 11:15-19 ...then you will lift up your face without shame, and you will stand firm and without fear.  You will surely forget your trouble, recalling it only as waters gone by.  Life will be brighter then noonday and darkness will become like morning.  You will be secure because there is hope; you will look about you  and take your rest in safety.  You will lie down with no one to make you afraid, and many will court your favor.

Psalm 25:10 All the paths of the Lord are mercy and truth to those who keep his covenant and testimonies. 

Psalm 32:7  You are my hiding place; you shall preserve me from trouble; you shall compass me about with songs of deliverance. 

Psalm 34:15  The eyes of the Lord are upon the righteous, and his ears are open to their cry.

Psalm 34:17 The righteous cry and the Lord hears and delivers them out of all their troubles.

Psalm 37:4,5  Delight yourself in the Lord and he shall give you the desires of your heart.  Commit your way to the Lord, trust in him, and he shall bring it to pass.

Psalm 37:18  The Lord knows the days of the upright, and their inheritance shall be forever.

Psalm 37:23,24  The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord; and he delights in his way.  Tho he fall he shall not be utterly cut down, for the Lord upholds him with his hand.

Psalm 50:15  Call upon me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you shall glorify me.

Psalm 55:22  Cast your burden upon the Lord, and he shall sustain you; he shall never suffer the righteous to be moved.

Psalm 62:8  Trust in the Lord at all times, pour out youf heart before him, God is a refuge for us.

Psalm 84:11  For the Lord God is a sun and shield, the Lord will give grace and glory; no good thing will be with hold from them that walk uprightly.

Proverbs 3:5,6  Trust in the Lord with all your  heart and lean not on your own understanding.  In all your ways acknowledge him and he will direct your paths.

Isa. 26:3  You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you.

Isa.40:31  But they that wait on the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint

Isa. 10,13  Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God.  I will strengthen you, yes, I will help you,yes, I will uphold you with the right hand of my righteousness....  For I the Lord your God will hold your right hand, saying to you, fear not, I will help you.

Isa. 54:14  In righteousness shall you be established; you shall be far from oppression; for you shall not fear; and from terror; for it shall not come near you.

Nahum 1:7  The Lord is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knows them that trust in him.

Matt. 7:7,8  Ask and it shall be given to you, seek and you shall find; knock and it shall be opened unto you.  For everyone who asks receives; and he that seeks finds; and to him that knocks it shall be opened.

Matt. 18:19,20  If two of you shall agree on earth as touching anything that they shall ask, it shall be done for them of my Father which is in heaven.  For where two more are gathered together in my name there am I in the midst of them.

Mark 11:23,24  Whoever shall say to this mountain, Be removed and thrown into the sea, and shall not doubt on his heart, but shall believe that those things which he says will come to pass; he shall have whatever he says.  Therefore, I say to you, what things you desire, when pray, believe that you receive them and you shall have them..

John 9:31  Now you know that God does not hear sinners, but if any man is a worshipper of God and does his will, He hears him.
John 14:12-14  Truly, truly I say to you, any man who believes on me the works that I do, he shall do also; and greater woks than these shall he do, because I go to my Father.  And whatever you ask in my name, that will I do, that my Father may be glorified in the Son.  If you ask anything in my name, I shall do it.
John 16:32  These things I have spoken to you, that in me you might have peace.  In the world you shall have tribulation; but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world.
Romans 8:18  For I reckon  that  the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory that will be revealed in us.
Romans 8:28  And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them that  are called according to His purpose.
Romans 8:34  … It is Christ that died, yea, rather, that is risen again, who is even at the right hand of God, who also makes intercession for us.
1 Cor.2:9  Eye has not seen nor ear heard, neither have entered into the hard of man the things which God has prepared for them that love Him.
2Cor.1:20  All the promises of God in Him are yes and in Him Amen to the glory of God.
Phil. 4:19  But my God shall supply all your need according to His riches in glory by Christ Jesus.
Hebrews 9:16  Let us therefore come boldly into the throne of Grace, that we  may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.
James 1:5  If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all men liberally and does not upbraid; and it shall be given him.
1 Peter 3:2  The eyes of the Lord are over the righteous and His ears are open to their prayers…
1 Peter 5:6,7  Humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God that He may exalt you in due time; casting all your care upon Him: for He cares for you.
Scriptures of Hope
Ps. 9:18  For the needy shall not always be forgotten: the expectation of the poor shall not perish forever.
Ps. 33:22  Let your mercy O Lord, be upon us according as we hope in you.
Ps. 38:15  In you, O Lord, do I hope:  you will hear O Lord, my God.
Ps. 43:5  Why are you cast down, o my soul?  And why are you disquieted in me?  Hope in God for I shall yet praise Him, who is the health of my countenance and my God.
Ps. 78:8  …That they may set their hope in God, and not forget the works of God,  but keep His commandments.
Ps. 146:5  Happy is he who has the God of Jacob for His help, whose hope is in the Lord his God.
Prov. 23:18  There is surely a hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off.
Jer. 17:7  Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord, and whose hope the Lord is.
Romans 15:4  That we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope.
Hebrews 11:1  Faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.
Scriptures that let me know God understands and protects me.
John 3: 35  The Father loves the Son and has placed every thing in His hands.
Phil 3:21 – 4:1  Jesus is given power to bring everything under His control, to transform my lowly body.  I can stand in the assurance that Christ is transforming me.  I am safe in this transformation.
Col. 2:2,3  I am encouraged in heart and united with Christ in love so that  I may have the full riches of complete understanding in order that I may know the mystery of God, namely, Christ, in whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.
1 John 2:7  Dear children, do not let anyone lead you astray.  He who does what is right is righteous, just as He is righteous.
Hebrews 2:18 Because He Himself suffered when He was tempted, He is able to help those who are being tempted.
Jer. 20:10a, 11, 12  I hear many whispering, “Terror on every side!”  But the Lord is with me like a mighty warrior; so my persecutors will stumble and not prevail.  They will fail and be thoroughly disgraced, their dishonor will never be forgotten.  Oh Lord Almighty, you examine the righteous and probe the heart and mind, let me see your vengeance against them, for to You I have committed my cause.
Zeph. 3:15b  The Lord, the King of Israel is with you.  Never again will you fear any harm.


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My nane is Judy and I've been a christian for more than 3/4 of my life. I believe in redemption through the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ and the indwelling of the Holy Spirit, that God, the Spirit lives in me and gives me the power to do His will and to live a joyful life. I have a Godly husband, a grown son and daughter. I live on a farm with 3 goats, 2 chickens, 2 horses, a cat, a dog and a python. I am an artist and a singer. I was a full time stay at home mom, the hardest job you'll ever love! I have two handmade shops on Etsy. Leaning on the Promises www.leaningonthepromises.etsy.com (Hand Painted Walking Canes) and Beaver Creek Pottery www.beavercreekpottery.etsy.com and an Etsy shop for selling Vintage and Antiques. Jersey Pine Pickers www.jerseypinepickers.etsy.com I post about my relationship with God, the Father, Son and Holy Spirit, about the things He teaches me, delights me with and how He uses me.