Devotionals


#28 Long Life and Real Health


With long life I will satisfy him… Psalm 91:16 ESV To look toward, to lean on, and to love our God is real health that gives life flowing with the only fulfillment.

#27 Honor Is Glory Bestowed


I will rescue him and honor him. Psalm 91:15 NASB We consider honor to be the esteem of humanity. God considers that to honor His follower is to bestow His own glory. Immanuel’s last prayer was centered on glory, His own … Continue reading

#26 Honor and Glory from God


I will deliver him and honor him…  Psalm 91:15 The word “honor” is kabad, meaning “heavy (loaded with riches).” It also means “to glorify in an abounding way.” This word is often translated as “glory.” These verses also use the word Kabad: … Continue reading

#25 Why Make God Your Refuge?


He will call upon Me, and I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble; I will rescue him and honor him. Psalm 91:15 NASB The great reward of making God your refuge, of seeking to love Him and know … Continue reading

#24 Assured Victory over Evil


I will be with him in trouble; I will rescue him and honor him. Psalm 91:15 NASB The presence of God is His nearness, His involvement and His Voice. The mere presence of God means assured victory over situations and enemies (Joshua … Continue reading

#23 Who Dwells in the Secret Place?


This morning I am led to go back to a devotion from the Under His Wings devotional series: “To Dwell in the Secret Place.” There is a treasure from the word “dwell” in verse 1 of Psalm 91, and as we come … Continue reading

#22 The Worth of Prayer Is in WHO


He shall call upon Me, and I will answer him… Psalm 91:15 NKJV The Worth of Prayer To pray is not necessarily to be heard, much less answered. The worth of prayer is not in words prayed. No matter how eloquent, … Continue reading

#21 Today’s Great Error Is Subtle


I will set him on high, because he knows and understands My name [has a personal knowledge of My mercy, love, and kindness—trusts and relies on Me, knowing I will never forsake him, no, never]. Psalm 91:14 AMPC To understand requires two things: … Continue reading

#20 On High Is Where God Is


I will set him securely on high, because he has known My name. Psalm 91:14 NASB On High To know God as He is, is to live from a position with Him, where He is, and experience being “seated in … Continue reading

#19 God Will Rescue and Deliver Us


The exegesis Bible in Psalm 91:14— Because he hath set his love upon ATTACHED HIMSELF TO Me, therefore will I deliver SHALL I SLIP HIM AWAY… Several times in crisis, Jesus seems to have “slipped away.” Since this Psalm is … Continue reading

#18 The Purpose for Knowing God’s Name


The very last words of Jesus’ prayer for His followers had to do with this matter of LOVE. Here He reveals that the purpose for knowing God’s name – and by this, revealing His Character and Being – is for LOVE. Knowing … Continue reading

#17 Love for God Is Everything


Because he has set his love upon Me, therefore I will deliver him… Psalm 91:14 NKJV Love is God’s request and His gift, the door to His heart and the invitation to His intimacy. Love for God is everything. All else follows … Continue reading

#16 In All the World, Only One Loves


The Lord says, “I will rescue those who love Me.” Psalm 91:14 NLT Mary [of Bethany] let herself need Jesus by naked desperation. She received him and let Him be her Savior. She let Him wrench her heart with the … Continue reading

#15 Set Your Love on Him


Because he has set his love upon Me, therefore I will deliver him… Psalm 91:14 NKJV If you don’t “feel” love for God, then you can choose to love Him, pray to love Him. This is what it means to SET … Continue reading

#14 Hugging Tightly to God


Because he has set his love upon Me…, therefore I will deliver him… Psalm 91:14 NKJV From the Nelson Study Bible: “The verb used here for LOVE is not the usual Hebrew word for love. It has the idea of ‘holding … Continue reading

#13 Do You Have a Yearning for God?


This is how the ArtScroll Tanach Series Tehillim renders Psalm 91:14— For he has yearned for Me and I will deliver him. Commentary on this verse from the Tehillim: “The man of faith has displayed yearning for God, which is … Continue reading

#12 First Desire of His Heart


Because he holds fast to me in love, I will deliver him… Psalm 91:14 ESV Here is the extraordinary secret of this Psalm. Love is the means by which to “dwell in the shelter” and “abide in the shadow.” The core and … Continue reading

#11 Only Authority Defeats the Enemy


You will tread upon the lion and cobra, the young lion and the serpent you will trample down. Psalm 91:13 NASB It is authority that God gives and it is authority that defeats the enemy, for he has no position … Continue reading

#10 The Ancient Promise of Enmity


An Ancient Promise And the Lord God said to the serpent… I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your offspring and her Offspring; He will bruise and tread your head underfoot, and you will lie in wait and … Continue reading

#9 We Have Authority Over Evil


Behold, I have given you AUTHORITY…over all the POWER of the enemy… Luke 10:19 NASB The power of the believer is defined by the Greek word exousia: authority, power, privilege, right, jurisdiction, strength (Strong’s #1849). Satan’s power is defined by the Greek … Continue reading