[peacewithgod.com] 1999-10-03 - Delighting in God

Take time today to step back from the world and meditate on these verses as you delight in the Lord. All verses are from the New Living Translation.

Psalm 37:4 Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you your heart's desires.

Job 22:21,26 "Stop quarreling with God! If you agree with him, you will have peace at last, and things will go well for you. ... 26 Then you will delight yourself in the Almighty and look up to God.

Isaiah 58:13,14 "Keep the Sabbath day holy. Don't pursue your own interests on that day, but enjoy the Sabbath and speak of it with delight as the Lord's holy day. Honor the Lord in everything you do, and don't follow your own desires or talk idly. If you do this, 14 the Lord will be your delight.

Psalm 119:35 Make me walk along the path of your commands, for that is where my happiness is found.

Psalm 94:12When doubts filled my mind, your comfort gave me renewed hope and cheer.

Psalm 112:1 Praise the Lord! Happy are those who fear the Lord. Yes, happy are those who delight in doing what he commands.

Luke 24:53 And they spent all of their time in the Temple, praising God.

Romans 5:11 So now we can rejoice in our wonderful new relationship with God—all because of what our Lord Jesus Christ has done for us in making us friends of God.

Romans 14:17 For the Kingdom of God is not a matter of what we eat or drink, but of living a life of goodness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit.

Luke 10:20 But don't rejoice just because evil spirits obey you; rejoice because your names are registered as citizens of heaven."