TODAY’S SOUL-LIFTING SCRIPTURE.
Thursday, April 7, 2022.
New Living Translation:
“The Lord is my strength and shield. I trust him with all my heart. He helps me, and my heart is filled with joy. I burst out in songs of thanksgiving.”(Psalms 28:7)
New International Version:
“The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him.”
Amplified Bible, Classic Edition:
“The Lord is my Strength and my [impenetrable] Shield; my heart trusts in, relies on, and confidently leans on Him, and I am helped; therefore my heart greatly rejoices, and with my song will I praise Him.”
Beloved, let the Lord to be your strength; to support and carry you on through all your journey here on earth, in times of distress, weakness and trouble, and be sure of this,His strength never fails. Let Him be your shield; to protect and defend you from various attacks. Do not trust in any creature, your own strength, ability or even your righteousness but trust, confide and rely on the Lord God. When you do this, the result or benefit is that you will be marvelously helped and assisted by the only true help; our God! There is joy and peace in believing, so, you are not only helped when you trust in God, your heart will greatly rejoice, full joy in the Holy Ghost, therefore, let your heart truly believes in the Lord for all things. Since the Lord is your strength and shield, and you have trusted Him, of which you are greatly helped, your heart rejoices greatly, then give unto Him the praise due His holy name. Praise Him without reservation because He deserves your praise.
Doris Olufunke Olatunji