“Blessed Is The Man Who Trusts In The Lord”

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Here is Isaiah Chapter 53 where the Prophet Isaiah prophesied Jesus Christ’s Death, Burial & Resurrection; I understand that Jews do not believe that Isaiah actually wrote this Chapter. Can anyone set me straight?

Isaiah 53

 1 Who has believed our message 
   and to whom has the arm of the LORD been revealed? 
2 He grew up before him like a tender shoot, 
   and like a root out of dry ground. 
He had no beauty or majesty to attract us to him, 
   nothing in his appearance that we should desire him. 
3 He was despised and rejected by mankind, 
   a man of suffering, and familiar with pain. 
Like one from whom people hide their faces 
   he was despised, and we held him in low esteem.

 4 Surely he took up our pain 
   and bore our suffering, 
yet we considered him punished by God, 
   stricken by him, and afflicted. 
5 But he was pierced for our transgressions, 
   he was crushed for our iniquities; 
the punishment that brought us peace was on him, 
   and by his wounds we are healed. 
6 We all, like sheep, have gone astray, 
   each of us has turned to our own way; 
and the LORD has laid on him 
   the iniquity of us all.

 7 He was oppressed and afflicted, 
   yet he did not open his mouth; 
he was led like a lamb to the slaughter, 
   and as a sheep before its shearers is silent, 
   so he did not open his mouth. 
8 By oppression[a] and judgment he was taken away. 
   Yet who of his generation protested? 
For he was cut off from the land of the living; 
   for the transgression of my people he was punished.[b] 
9 He was assigned a grave with the wicked, 
   and with the rich in his death, 
though he had done no violence, 
   nor was any deceit in his mouth.

 10 Yet it was the LORD’s will to crush him and cause him to suffer, 
   and though the LORD makes[c] his life an offering for sin, 
he will see his offspring and prolong his days, 
   and the will of the LORD will prosper in his hand. 
11 After he has suffered, 
   he will see the light of life[d] and be satisfied[e]
by his knowledge[f] my righteous servant will justify many, 
   and he will bear their iniquities. 
12 Therefore I will give him a portion among the great,[g] 
   and he will divide the spoils with the strong,[h] 
because he poured out his life unto death, 
   and was numbered with the transgressors. 
For he bore the sin of many, 
   and made intercession for the transgressors.

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“Blessed Is The Man Who Trusts In The Lord”

BIBLE MEDITATION:
“O taste and see that the Lord is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in Him.” Psalm 34:8

DEVOTIONAL THOUGHT:
The Lord Jesus Christ gives us beatitudes—attitudes that ought to be. They are not platitudes. They are attitudes that deal with Christian character.

Your reputation is what others think about you, but character is what God knows about you.

The beatitudes do not say, “Blessed are what you have,” or “Blessed are what you do,” but “Blessed are what you are.” Most of the people in the world are doing what? They are seeking happiness. If you seek happiness you’ll never find it. But if you get right with God, blessedness will find you.

ACTION POINT:
Have you been finding your self-worth in what you have or what you do? Confess it before the Lord and meditate on the attitudes you ought to have in Matthew 5:3-11.

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Five Great Truths:

1.) God didn’t HAVE to send His Only Begotten Son, Jesus Christ, to this earth to die for our sins, but He did anyway…because He loves us;

2.) Christ didn’t HAVE to let the Roman Soldiers nail Him to the Cross, but He did anyway…because He loves us;

3.) God’s Grace is sufficient;

4.) John 14:6 says that “…Christ is The Way, The Truth and The Life; No one comes to The Father except through Him”;

5.) You CANNOT get to Heaven by just being a good person; you MUST confess that you are a sinner in need of a Savior and that Savior MUST be Jesus Christ. You MUST ask forgiveness of your sins, ask Christ into your heart, be obedient to His Commands and give Him control of your life.

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Today, is the next Installment of our Journey to read The 

Holy Bible through in a little less than a year! We will be 
displaying Three Chapters a day from the Old Testament and 
one-a-day from the New Testament; at this rate, we will 
read the entire Holy Bible through in a little less than a year!:

Here we go:

The Old Testament has 39 Books; the New Testament: 27.

There are 929 chapters in the Old Testament; the New 
Testament only has 260 chapters.

The Old Testament makes up about three-fourths of the Bible,
and the New Testament makes up about one-fourth of the Bible.

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Old Testament:

1Samuel 21

1Samuel 22

1Samuel 23

1Samuel 24

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New Testament:

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10.) This woman married Moses.

Zipporah —CORRECT
Michal
Rahab
Jezebel

11.) After David looked upon her lustfully, he had an affair with this woman that ultimately led to the death of her original husband.

Rahab
Zipporah
Leah
Bathsheba —CORRECT
12.) This woman tempted Samson to reveal the secret to his massive strength, which she used to betray him to the Philistines.

Deborah
Rebekah
Delilah —CORRECT
Jezebel
TODAY’S:
(Who Married whom?)
1.) Who married Abraham?

Esther
Ruth
Sarah
Rebekah

2.) Who married Isaac?

Esther
Rebekah
Sarai
Rachel
3.) Who married Jacob?

Rachel
Bathsheba
Rebekah
Ruth

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     day from the Bible!

Proverbs  15 ………………

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The 5 Great Truths!

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Bob’s Favorite Quotes:

The beginning of  anxiety is the end of Faith

and the end of anxiety is the beginning of Faith. George Mueller

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Its not Red, Yellow, Black or White Races;

Its the HUMAN RACE! Bob Lewis – June 2, 2011

(You can quote me on that!)

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God will NOT do what YOU can do and YOU cannot do what

     GOD can do!

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FAITH MAKES THINGS POSSIBLE… NOT EASY!

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in everything you say and do, in Christ’s Name, Amen.

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The most important verse in The Holy Bible is:

Jesus told Nicodemus: “For God so loved the world

that He gave His Only Begotten Son, that whosoever

believeth on Him shall not perish but have

Everlasting Life!” John 3:16

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The SECOND most important verse is:

Jesus said: “I Am The Way The Truth and The Life:

NO ONE COMES TO THE FATHER EXCEPT

THROUGH ME!” John 14:6

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If you declare with your mouth, “Jesus is Lord,” and believe in

your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.”

Romans 10:9

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