Godís Good Pleasure
Godís good pleasure in forgiving us!
Micah 7: 18Who is a God like unto thee, that
pardoneth iniquity, and passeth by the transgression of the remnant of his
heritage? He retaineth not his anger for ever, because he delighteth in mercy.
19He will turn again, he will have compassion upon us; he will
subdue our iniquities; and thou wilt cast all their sins into the depths of
Godís good pleasure is to bring about His will!
- 9For as the heavens are higher than the
earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your
- 10For as the rain cometh down, and the snow
from heaven, and returneth not thither, but watereth the earth, and maketh it
bring forth and bud, that it may give seed to the sower, and bread to the
- 11So shall my word be that goeth forth out
of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that
which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it.
- 9The Lord is not slack concerning his
promise, as some men count slackness; but is longsuffering to us-ward, not
willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.
Godís good pleasure withholds judgment!
Lamentations 3: 22 It is of the LORD's
mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not. 23They
are new every morning: great is thy faithfulness
Psalm 145: 8The LORD is gracious, and full
of compassion; slow to anger, and of great mercy. 9The LORD is good
to all: and his tender mercies are over all his works.
Godís good pleasure is to do good to his people!
- Psalm 84:11The LORD will give grace and
glory: no good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly.
- Psalm 37: 3Trust in the LORD, and do good;
so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed. 4Delight
thyself also in the LORD: and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.