Who Does the Lord Keep?

The Lord keeps those who look to Him for help
=> who know where their help comes from!

Psalm 121

1 I will lift up my eyes to the hills [around Jerusalem, to sacred Mount Zion and Mount Moriah]—From whence shall my help come?
2 My help comes from the Lord, Who made heaven and earth.

From NetBible Ps 121:1 & Ps 121:2

  • help[05828] = to give protective aid, support

3 He will not allow your foot to slip or to be moved; He Who keeps you will not slumber.
4 Behold, He who keeps Israel will neither slumber nor sleep.
5 The Lord is your keeper; the Lord is your shade on your right hand [the side not carrying a shield].
6 The sun shall not smite you by day, nor the moon by night.
7 The Lord will keep you from all evil; He will keep your life.
8 The Lord will keep your going out and your coming in from this time forth and forevermore.

From NetBible Ps 121:3Ps 121:4Ps 121:5Ps 121:7 & Ps 121:8

  • keeps[08104] = to guard, protect, watch with care, preserve

He watches over, His eyes are on
=>those who fear Him and hope in His mercy; They wait for(look for) a demonstration of His faithfulness
Ps 33:18
=>The upright who respect His sovereignty
And obey His commandsPs 34:15,128:1;Prv 14:2

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One Response to “Who Does the Lord Keep?”

  1. Growing in Grace and Truth | Touching the King! Says:

    […] Read: Psalm 119:1-8 => Blessed are those{the upright} who walk in His ways => They keep His testimonies, seek, inquire for and of Him and crave Him with their whole heart. . Related: Who Does the Lord Keep?{blog} […]

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