Praise the Lord because you have nothing to fear.
Verse of the Day, September 20, 2022
Psalm 27:1 CSB "The LORD is my light and my salvation- whom should I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life- whom should I dread?"
O Lord, my God, I will trust in you when the darkness of fear surrounds me. Whether rejection, ridicule, sickness, sadness, oppression, or pain come upon me today, You, Lord Jesus, will give me understanding, deliverance, and protection.
"For You light my lamp; The Lord my God illumines my darkness" (Psalm 18:28).
"[My] sun will no longer set, Nor will [my] moon wane; For [I] will have the Lord for an everlasting light, And the days of [my] mourning will be over" (Isaiah 60:20).
Lord, the greatest darkness surrounding me was sin and death, and You saved me.
"In Him was life, and the life was the Light of men. The Light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not comprehend it" (John 1:4–5). Lord, you gave me an understanding of my sin and Your Salvation. You delivered me from doubt and death. I know You will save me from all other harms.
"The Lord is for me; I will not fear; What can man do to me?" (Psalm 118:6).
"The name of the Lord is a strong tower; The righteous runs into it and is safe" (Proverbs 18:10).
"Your word is a lamp to my feet And a light to my path" (Psalm 119:105).
"One thing I have asked from the Lord, that I shall seek: That I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, To behold the beauty of the Lord And to meditate in His temple" (Psalm 27:4).
The LORD is my light, and my salvation-I will not fear. The LORD is the stronghold of my life. I will dread no one or nothing.
And when You lift me from today's troubles and fears, I will praise you with shouts of joy; I will sing, yes, I will sing praises to the Lord (Psalm 27:6).
In Jesus' name, amen.