#24 It Is HE Who Delivers!
Posted: Friday, March 18th, 2016Print
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Psalm 91 has amazing promises of provision and safety - and the requirements for accessing these blessings in full. Come under His wings today!
“For it is He who delivers you from the snare of the trapper and from the deadly pestilence.”
This became real for me. I had escaped several exposures to the flu, but then it hit me and I was miserably sick. I’d been crying out to God, “Lord, here I am writing about our safety from pestilence and I am in the middle of it! What is this? Is this warfare against what I am seeing and writing?”
Oh, I was saying to Him how much I believed this safety and protection, that I really had faith for Psalm 91! He said something that stopped me in my tracks.
“You have it all wrong. I keep YOU!”
By effort I was holding on to the promise but “it is He who delivers you from the deadly pestilence.” It is His responsibility to hold onto me. It is all HIS problem. A divine rest descended on me. My part was small: to declare and believe. His part is to keep, rescue, hide, protect, deliver me! How and when He does is not my concern.
I am “kept by the power of God through faith unto salvation ready to be revealed in the last time” (1 Peter 1:5 KJV).
The entire responsibility is His. Oh Hallelujah! It is He who delivers you. It is He who hides you. It is HE! Only He.