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Firmly Fixed

March 12, 2015

Psalm 112:7 AMP
7 He shall not be afraid of evil tidings; his heart is firmly fixed, trusting (leaning on and being confident) in the Lord.

Prayer:
Thank You Lord Jesus that when our hearts are firmly fixed, trusting in You – we will not be afraid! Keep our hearts fixed on You – Jesus Christ our Rock. Amen.

Isaiah 26:3-4 AMP
3 You will guard him and keep him in perfect and constant peace whose mind [both its inclination and its character] is stayed on You, because he commits himself to You, leans on You, and hopes confidently in You.
4 So trust in the Lord (commit yourself to Him, lean on Him, hope confidently in Him) forever; for the Lord God is an everlasting Rock [the Rock of Ages].

From: Treasury of David

Verse 7.
“He shall not be afraid,” etc.: peaceful.
“His heart is fixed”: restful.
“Trusting in the Lord”: trustful; the cause of the former.

Verse 7.
The waves: “evil tidings.”
The steady ship: “he shall not be afraid.”
The anchor: “his heart is fixed, trusting.”
The anchorage: “in the Lord.”

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Related:
Steadfast Heart{prayer}