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Promises From God

Our Daily Bread, January 1, 1985

A promise from God is a statement we can depend on with absolute confidence. Here are 12 promises for the Christian to claim. God's presence&md; "I will never leave thee" (Heb. 13:5) God's protection&md;"I am thy shield" (Gen. 15:1) God's power&md;"I will strengthen thee" (Isa. 41:10) God's provision&md;"I will help thee" (Isa. 41:10) God's leading&md;"And when He putteth forth His own sheep, He goeth before them" (John 10:4) God's purposes&md; "I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the Lord, thoughts of peace, and not of evil" (Jer. 20:11) God's rest&md;"Come unto Me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest" (Matt. 11:28) God's cleansing&md; "If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness" (1 John 1:9) God's goodness&md; "No good thing will He withhold from them that work uprightly" (Psalm 84:11) God's faithfulness&md;"The Lord will not forsake His people for His great name's sake" (1 Sam. 12:22) God's guidance&md;"The meek will He guide" (Psalm 25:9) God's wise plan&md;"All things work together for good to them that love God" (Rom. 8:28)