Just as God’s eyes are on the righteous, His eyes are against those who do evil. He can see the acts of the ungodly and can blot their name from the earth. God cannot tolerate evil. Jesus came to destroy the works of the enemy, but Satan is still convincing others to follow.
What an encouragement to know God has His eyes on those who are doing right. We have God’s attention when we do what is upright. It's not that He loves us more, but that His eyes are on us. He sees the good we are doing, even if no one else notices. We can be assured that God is seeing us.
Living the good life is easier than we may think. When tempted to do evil, we should turn and do something good. The same amount of energy each of us has could be used to seek good or evil. Imagine using all the energy we have for seeking good.
Loving life may look different than loving the world and this instruction of the King comes from his experience. If we could only learn from the understanding of others through wisdom and teaching from the advice of Godly people.
Often the King of the forest is portrayed as the mighty lion. The fierceness of his untiring strength and courage keeps others fearing him. However, even in all his undying energy he can also grow weak and hungry.
Having wants and desires often speaks to what we do and how we do it. We all have daily consumption’s we need to reckon with as we can become obsessed with our work, family, friends or money just to name a few.
The angel of the Lord encamps around those who fear him, and he delivers them. Psalm 34:7
Many times, in Israel’s history they sensed the protection of God around them. There was a strong realization God was encamped around them and there was an encouragement God was protecting them from the dangers of their enemies.
A testimony is declaring from our mouth what God has done in our life. When we hear testimonies, it encourages others, gives hope to others and it allows us all to see God better.A testimony is declaring from our mouth what God has done in our life. When we hear testimonies, it encourages others, gives hope to others and it allows us all to see God better.
he who forms the hearts of all, who considers everything they do. Psalm 33:15
God is the One who formed the heart of all which is the place in us where we determine why we do what we do. He formed this place to honor and glorify Him but all too often we find ourselves sitting in the way.
God can see beyond our actions He knows our thoughts and heart. For some of us, this brings great comfort to know God is familiar with all our ways. But for some, it may create anxiety because of what we may be trying to hide.