Too many times we can feel helpless and out of control. But we can turn to the One who is fully in control and perfectly able to help in our times of need.
“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.”
“A Psalm of the sons of Korah”; the date of its composition is uncertain.
“God sets the solitary in families; He brings out those who are bound into prosperity; but the rebellious dwell in a dry land.
King David wrote this psalm based in part on the song of Deborah in Judges 5. 11th or 10th century B.C.
“Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths.”
King Solomon probably wrote this in the 10th century B.C.
“Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.”
Jesus Christ said this in His famous Sermon on the Mount, probably between A.D. 28 and 30.
“For we do not have a High Priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but was in all points tempted as we are, yet without sin. Let us therefore come boldly to the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy and find grace to help in time of need.”
The author of Hebrews is not named in the book, but it may have been written by the apostle Paul in the middle of the first century.
“Let your conduct be without covetousness; be content with such things as you have. For He Himself has said, ‘I will never leave you nor forsake you.’ So we may boldly say: ‘The LORD is my helper; I will not fear. What can man do to me?’”
The author of Hebrews is not named in the book, but may have been written by the apostle Paul in the middle of the first century.