Grace Bible Church
Robert R. McLaughlin
Friday, July 24, 2015
The Kaph file - k - K the little dot or vowel reminds me of us about being in, not the hand of God, but the palms of His hand, found in verses 81-88.
The Qal perfect of the Hebrew verb for faint which is hl*K* -Kalah = to cease, to feel finished, to perish, to be consumed by something.
Wait is the Hebrew yachal meaning to trust under maximum pressure.
EPH 1:18 I pray that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened, so that you may know what is the hope of His calling, what are the riches of the glory of His inheritance in the saints,
When we use the phrase right lobe or the left lobe they are psychological terms which mean the left lobe represents the mind and the right lobe represents the heart.
The communist, socialist and the Muslims have discovered that the way to break a man down is through sleep deprivation.
PSA 6:8 Depart from me, all you who do iniquity, For the Lord has heard the voice of my weeping.
PSA 56:8 Thou hast taken account of my wanderings; Put my tears in Thy bottle; Are they not in Thy book?
Not when will you comfort me but when I'm receiving comfort (there is no question mark).
The word for wineskin is the Hebrew noun no''wd = a bottle that dries up and cracks under heat after which the wine leaks out.
ISA 3:9 The expression of their faces bears witness against them. And they display their sin like Sodom; They do not even conceal it. Woe to them! For they have brought evil on themselves.
" I’ve had a lot of worries in my life;most of which never happened."
GEN 4:6 Then the Lord said to Cain, "Why are you angry? And why has your countenance fallen?
GEN 31:2 And Jacob saw the attitude of Laban, and behold, it was not friendly toward him as formerly.
MAT 6:16 "And whenever you fast, do not put on a gloomy face as the hypocrites do, for they neglect their appearance in order to be seen fasting by men. Truly I say to you, they have their reward in full.
Though his outward beauty or attractiveness was gone, his grace was not, ISA 61:3.
ISA 61:3 To grant those who mourn in Zion, Giving them a garland instead of ashes, The oil of gladness instead of mourning, The mantle of praise instead of a spirit of fainting.
So they will be called oaks of righteousness, The planting of the Lord, that He may be glorified.
Statues is the Hebrew noun choq which refers to doctrine in the rooms of the soul.
LAM 3:19-27, Remember my affliction and my wandering, the wormwood and bitterness. Surely my soul remembers And is bowed down within me. This I recall to my mind, Therefore I have hope. The Lord's lovingkindnesses indeed never cease, For His compassions never fail. They are new every morning; Great is Thy faithfulness. "The Lord is my portion," says my soul, "Therefore I have hope in Him." The Lord is good to those who wait for Him, To the person who seeks Him. It is good that he waits silently For the salvation of the Lord. It is good for a man that he should bear The yoke in his youth.
This is why suicide is against the word of God, PSA 31:15a My times are in Thy hand;
PSA 7:15 He has dug a pit and hollowed it out, And has fallen into the hole which he made.
Notice that he found no fault with doctrine even though he was being afflicted.
The Psalmist knew they could only touch the things of the earth or his earthly life but not that which matters, his soul.
MAT 6:19-20, "Do not lay up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys, and where thieves do not break in or steal;
No matter how great the pressure he did not forsake doctrine which carried him through the great pressure.
If we stick to the precepts, we will be rescued by the promises.
The word for revive is the Hebrew chajah - which means to refresh.
You haven't really learned how to live until you taste the marvelous refreshment of God under maximum pressure.
And he asks the Lord to do this with His lovingkindness because God's love is nothing like human love - God loves us without strings.
JOH 6:63 "It is the Spirit who gives life; the flesh profits nothing; the words that I have spoken to you are spirit and are life.
2TI 3:16 All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness;
JER 9:24 but let him who boasts boast of this, that he understands and knows Me, that I am the Lord who exercises lovingkindness, justice, and righteousness on earth; for I delight in these things, "declares the Lord.
JER 31:3 The Lord appeared to him from afar, saying, "I have loved you with an everlasting love; Therefore I have drawn you with lovingkindness.
LUK 15:4 "What man among you, if he has a hundred sheep and has lost one of them, does not leave the ninety‑nine in the open pasture, and go after the one which is lost, until he finds it?
Sheep will go through any gap left open for them even to their own destruction.
Many today are lost right in the church of God through quenching the Spirit by being obsessed to the details of life.
In each case the lost is identified in Luk 15, as the lost sheep, the lost coin, the lost son, are all being sought by the grace or the lovingkindnesses of God.