No promise is for private application.
Whatever God has said to one
saint, He has said to all.
When He opens a well for one, it is that all may
drink. When He opens a granary-door to give out food, there may be one starving
man who is the reason for it being opened, but all hungry saints may come and
feed too. Whether He gave the word to Abraham or to Moses matters not,
believer; He has given it to you as one of the covenanted seed.
There is not a
high blessing too lofty for you, nor a wide mercy too extensive for you. Lift
up your eyes now to the north and to the south, to the east and to the west,
for all this is yours. Climb to the mountaintop, and view the utmost limits of
the divine promise, for the land is all your own. There is not a brook of
living water of which you may not drink. If the land flows with milk and honey,
eat the honey and drink the milk, for both are yours.
Be bold to believe, for
He has said, "I will never leave you nor forsake you." In this
promise, God gives His people everything. "I will never leave you."
Then no attribute of God can cease to be engaged for us.
Is He mighty? He will
show Himself strong on behalf of them that trust Him.
Is He love? Then with
loving-kindness will He have mercy upon us.
Whatever attributes may compose the
character of Deity, every one of them to its fullest extent shall be engaged on
To summarize, there is nothing you can want, there is nothing you
can ask for, there is nothing you can need in time or in eternity, there is
nothing living, nothing dying, there is nothing in this world, nothing in the
next world, there is nothing now, nothing at the resurrection-morning, nothing
in heaven that is not contained in this text--"I will never leave you nor
Spending time in my thoughtful spot today with this from Al Begg - just wow ♥