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The Hand of Goodness

December 4, 2017

Ezra 8:22 AMPC … For I was ashamed to request of the king a band of soldiers and horsemen to protect us against the enemy along the way, because we had told the king: the hand of our God is upon all them for good who seek Him, but His power and His wrath are against all those who forsake Him.

The hand of the goodness of the Lord is upon all who seek Him
All who seek Him wholeheartedlyJer 29:13;2Chron 16:9
Will see His goodness in the land of the living!Ps 27:13
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Take heart
Be of good courage
Lift up your eyes and SEE –Ps 34:8
Wait on{trust} the LORD!Ps 27:14
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Psalm 123:1-2 AMPC … Unto You do I lift up my eyes, O You Who are enthroned in heaven. 2 Behold, as the eyes of servants look to the hand of their master, and as the eyes of a maid to the hand of her mistress, so our eyes look to the Lord our God, until He has mercy and loving-kindness for us.
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Word Study
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From NetBible Ps 123:1
To You I lift up my eyes

  • lift up[05375] = marry, desire, long for

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From NetBible Ps 123:2
Behold, as the eyes of servants look to the hand of their masters, … so our eyes look to the LORD our God, until He has mercy on us.

  • *Servants look to their master for food, shelter, and other basic needs.
  • *look to the Lord = wait upon the Lord

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From NetBible Ps 34:8
Taste and see that the LORD is good. Oh, the joys of{blessed are} those who trust in Him!

  • taste[02938] = to perceive, know
  • see[07200] = look at, inspect, perceive, consider, behold gaze

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