Summary: A message that reveals seven blessings of God being with us
The Lord is With Me
7 blessings of God’s Presence
Pro 18:10(AMP) The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the [consistently] righteous man [upright and in right standing with God] runs into it and is safe, high [above evil] and strong.
(BBE) The name of the Lord is a strong tower: the upright man running into it is safe.
(CEV) The LORD is a mighty tower where his people can run for safety--
(GNB) The LORD is like a strong tower, where the righteous can go and be safe.
(HCSB) The name of the LORD is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are protected.
(LITV) The name of Jehovah is a tower of strength, the righteous runs into it and is set on high.
(MSG) GOD’s name is a place of protection-- good people can run there and be safe.
I. Above Me
A. Deu 4:39 Know therefore this day, and consider it in thine heart, that the LORD he is God in heaven above, and upon the earth beneath: there is none else.
B. Psa 144:7 Send thine hand from above; rid me, and deliver me out of great waters, from the hand of strange children;
1. (GNB) Reach down from above, pull me out of the deep water, and rescue me; save me from the power of foreigners,
II. Underneath Me
A. Deu 33:27 The eternal God is thy refuge, and underneath are the everlasting arms: and he shall thrust out the enemy from before thee; and shall say, Destroy them.
B. Psa 119:116 Uphold me according unto thy word, that I may live: and let me not be ashamed of my hope.
C. Isa 41:10 Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.
D. Psa 37:17 For the arms of the wicked shall be broken: but the LORD upholdeth the righteous.
E. Psa 63:8 My soul followeth hard after thee: thy right hand upholdeth me.
III. Behind Me
A. Isa 52:12 For ye shall not go out with haste, nor go by flight: for the LORD will go before you; and the God of Israel will be your rereward.
B. Psa 139:5 Thou hast beset me behind and before, and laid thine hand upon me.
IV. Before Me
A. Isa 45:2 I will go before thee, and make the crooked places straight: I will break in pieces the gates of brass, and cut in sunder the bars of iron:
B Psa 16:8 I have set the LORD always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved.
V. At My Right Hand
A. Psa 110:5 The Lord at thy right hand shall strike through kings in the day of his wrath.
B. Psa 16:8 I have set the LORD always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved.
VI. Round About Me
A. Psa 125:2 As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from henceforth even for ever.
B. Pro 30:5 Every word of God is pure: he is a shield unto them that put their trust in him.
C. Psa 119:114 Thou art my hiding place and my shield: I hope in thy word.
D. Psa 115:11 Ye that fear the LORD, trust in the LORD: he is their help and their shield.
VII. Within Me
A. Gal 2:20 I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself for me.