My Daily Guide
"For whatsoever is born of God overcometh the world: and this
is the victory that overcometh the world, even our faith." I John 5:4
The person who knows "Jesus Christ" as their Lord and Saviour, should learn that you do not take on the world in his or her own strength.
The Lord will go before you and fight for you, but if you want to fight in your own strength, he will let you do that also. If you will let him go before you and guide you he will also protect you. "And the Lord shall guide thee continually, and satisfy thy soul in drought, and make fat thy bones: and thou shalt be like a watered garden, and like a spring of water, whose waters fail not:" Isaiah 58:11
"Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths." Proverbs 3:5,6 The above quoted scriptures are direct promises from God's word. His promises never fail, neither is he too weak that he cannot keep his promises. We must believe that he is and that he is a rewarder of those that diligently seek him.
All the promises in the bible are for the believers. We just have to look to him for our strength and guidance. Whatever our need is for the day can be obtained from God, if we will only look to him.
"I have been young, and now am old; yet have I not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging bread." Psalm 37:25 This is a positive declaration made and written by the Psalmist David. He, being now an old man learned to trust God when he was a young shepherd boy. While tending his father's sheep, David had time to meditate and learn to lean on God for direction in life and eventually became the King