Psalm 46:1 - God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
Refuge- "machseh" in the greek and is defined as hope, place of refuge, shelter, trust.
Strength - dunamis" in the greek and is defined as physical power, force, might, ability, efficacy, energy.
Help - "antilémpsis" in the greek and is defined as help, ministration; one who aids.
God is our refuge, strength and help reminds us that God has the power to save us from sin or from trouble.
God is our very present help. This means that help is available to us from God right now!
The call is to place our trust in God, knowing that He is willing and able to help us.
It is the Lord our God who is this shelter that we have been given access to through Christ by Faith. It is in Him alone where we can find and receive the help we need in our time of trouble, confusion, pain, suffering, hurt or even misunderstanding.
Trouble on every hand? Do you need a shelter from life's storms?
One thing of a surety is the fact that none of us have to be overtaken by what may be troubling us. Any circumstance or situation that may have befall you on today is not beyond God's reach. God is your refuge, strength and help! Seek Him!
Staying connected to God through Christ Jesus is the only way for us to remain safe under the shelter of God's Almighty wings.
People of God, remember that God is a refuge, strength and present help even in those little everyday problems that are so overwhelming and unbearable too.
Do you need God to hide you under His wings on today? Seek His presence through His Word and prayer and you will find the safety and security that you desperately stand in need of.
People of God, you have a refuge who is able to give you strength and help you.
Psalm 145:18-The LORD is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth.
Psalm 18:2-The Lord is my pillar, and my fortress, and my deliverer; my God, my rock, in whom I take refuge; my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my high tower.
The door to God's secret place is wide open. He calls you to come boldly to His throne room with confidence in knowing that you can lay down ALL the burdens you have been carrying.
Need help? God promise to us on today is He is our shelter, our strength and our help. God alone has what we need.
Seek the Lord while He may be found. Call upon HIm while He is near.