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God Is Always For Us

Updated on October 23, 2010

Who Will Stand Against Us?

The Lord is my light and my salvation; 
whom shall I fear? 
The Lord is the strength of my life; 
of whom shall I be afraid? 

Psalm 27:1 KJV 

Fear, it is all over the world, we fear things because we are human.

Fear can set our hearts to worry, to wonder, to even run at times. But we see in the Psalms that the Lord is our strength whom shall we fear?

As we go on through our days we can keep the Lord always before us, because He lights our path. He keeps the lights burning so we do not have this fear. As I go on through daily living it is not fear of this world that bothers me NO, because God goes before us. It's fearing for others and what they are doing in this life time with the Lord Jesus Christ. Family members that do not know Him, friends that think they have it all together but they don't know their need for Jesus, and depend on the world to get them through..When it all comes right down to it, this world will not be there for them.

When we we're going through a really tough crisis in the financial area all our friends seemed to have gotten lost.. But we let God go before us and He is the one that got us to the road we needed to be on, its a long road but the rewards are great. Some do not want to wait for that, but God says His  timing is not our timing and when He starts moving watch out because it all comes at once, or it could come gently or like a wind that we just let brush by and didn't even see it at that second.  I look at my grandsons, how they have blessed my life and how I have this chance and have taken it, to introduce them to Jesus at a young age, because when I was growing up my children they new of Jesus but didn't know Him. Two of my children need to know our Lord, and with my prayers I'm sure Jesus will not let them run to far.

In Romans 8 it speaks of who can separate us from the love of Christ?

Then further down it says  "For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord."    

Because as the Psalms says I have set the Lord always before me, 

Yes, we can go through the pain, we can go through the sorrow, but we will not be moved.

I have set the Lord always before me; 

because He is at my right hand, 
I shall not be moved. 

Psalm 16:8 KJV


Written By Betty Bolden

8-24-09

Jesus Is My Joy Ministries

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      Rebecca Sue Mallory 7 years ago from Central Texas

      He is my strong tower that I can run into. He is my shelter from the storm. Thank you, Nice Hub! God Bless.

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      Betty Bolden 7 years ago from Bucyrus Ohio

      Thank you rsmallory

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      ecoggins 7 years ago from Corona, California

      Inspiring words; thank you.

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      Alf Willis 7 years ago

      Hello Betty.. what beautiful words my dear friend and so true.. He is always there for us.. even if the way SEEMS tough and hard.. He is working out His purposes for us.. and something the smooth ground is beyond the rough ground which we have to go through for the blessing beyond.. God bless you Betty.... love and hugs, Alf

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      Sciantel 7 years ago

      People fear what is happening in this world, like wars and flu epidemics. But I cling to psalm 91, for it is God's promise to be there among it to take care of His own.

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      jacobkuttyta 7 years ago from Delhi, India

      Even though I walk throught the vally of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for You are with me, your road and your staff they comfort me.

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      Betty Bolden 7 years ago from Bucyrus Ohio

      amen to that ..to all

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      MACACH 7 years ago from Pacific Northwest

      YES, JOY IS SO IMPORTANT. WITH JOY WE CAN MOVE FORWARD IN LIFE IN THE THINGS OF THE LORD. THANKS FOR WRITING ON THE JOY OF THE LORD. IT IS SO NEEDED FOR THE BODY OF CHRIST TO HAVE IT AND TO SHOW IT. BE BLESSED. I AM NOW A FAN.

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      Betty Bolden 7 years ago from Bucyrus Ohio

      Thank you Macach

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      Pastor Dr. Carlotta Boles 6 years ago from BREAKOUT MINISTRIES, INC. KC

      GREAT testimonial Hub!! You Go jesusmyjoy! Love you!!!!

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      DavePrice 6 years ago from Sugar Grove, Ill

      For out of the heart comes everything - its a wonderful thing to see what is in your heart - thanks

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      Rev. Teddy C. Ryan III 6 years ago from a life in sin saved by the Lord's grace - we are blessed with the ministry in Florida & Georgia

      I always like the scriptures that remind us of these things. Because WHO can stand against us when:

      "Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world." (1 John 4:4 KJV) -AMEN

      Rev.Ted

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      Alpaca Annie 6 years ago from Indianapolis, IN

      Thank you for the beautiful words! They have blessed me, as God's Word always does. Bless you!

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      Robert Elias Ballard 5 years ago from Zirconia, North Carolina

      Great words from the scriptures/

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      Betty Bolden 5 years ago from Bucyrus Ohio

      thank you very much

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      lafamillia 5 years ago from Soutcentral Europe

      Wow... Speechless....

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      Betty Bolden 5 years ago from Bucyrus Ohio

      God bless you

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      Rajni Arora 5 years ago

      nice article.

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      Judy Specht 5 years ago from California

      Bless you for your reminder that God is always with us.

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