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8 Psalms of Protection

Psalms of protection: Psalms 59:1 "Deliver me from mine enemies, O my God: defend me from them that rise up against me." 2 "Deliver me from the workers of iniquity and save me from bloody men." Psalms 27:1  “The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?”  2  “When the wicked, even mine enemies and my foes, came upon me to eat up my flesh, they stumbled and fell”  3  “Though a host should encamp against me, my heart shall not fear: though war should rise against me, in this will I be confident.” Psalms 91:14  “Because he hath set his love upon me, therefore will I deliver him: I will set him on high, because he hath known my name”  15  “He shall call upon me, and I will answer him: I will be with him in trouble; I will deliver him, and honor him”  16  “With long life will I satisfy him, and shew him my salvation.” Psalms 121:7   “The LORD shall preserve thee from all evil: he shall preserve t

Becoming a Disciple of Jesus (10 commitments)

As disciples of Jesus Christ, we must surrender to the will of God. Now, let's be honest, it is not easy to follow Christ and commit to a life contrary to what we are accustomed to, especially as habitual creatures, not to mention being in a world full of temptations. But, with a transformation and renewal of the mind, we can fight the desires of the flesh to establish a forever connection with our Father. Furthermore, becoming and being a follower of Jesus doesn’t require you to be perfect. If you read Matthew, Mark, Luke and John (which I highly recommend you read if you are a new follower of Christ) you know that the disciples of Jesus were men like you and I. They were believers in the Almighty God and received the gift of the Holy Spirit because of their faith and commitment to God’s words. Therefore, becoming a follower of Jesus is all about obedience to our Father. In John 14:6 Jesus said "I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except throug