“But You, O Lord, are a shield around me; You are my glory, the One who holds my head high (verse 3).”
Do we recognize where our strength comes from? Our hope is in God. Through His Son Jesus Crist we can have strength and victory. He is the Source of our strength.
“For the word of the Lord holds true, and we can trust everything He does (verse 40).”
Our hope is in Christ.
We can fully trust all He does.
He speaks absolute truth.
What are earnestly seeking? Is it God, or someone (or thing) else? Our souls were designed to crave and filled with God. The One True God.
Majesty. Our Mighty God.
Keep your eyes on the mercy of God.
“Have mercy on us, O Lord, have mercy!” (3a)
Let Him guide you.
Live out His will for your life.
Accept His discipline.
Seek wisdom, and value it.
Common sense and wisdom will keep us safe.
The Lord offers His friendship to the godly.