Proverbs 3:26 (Mini Sermon)


26. Pro 3:26 - "For the LORD shall be thy confidence, and shall keep thy foot from being taken." A. For the LORD shall be thy confidence, i. Confidence n. - 1. The mental attitude of trusting in or relying on a person or thing; firm trust, reliance, faith. ii. The reason we don't need to be afraid of the sudden desolation of the wicked is because our faith and reliance is in God for our safety. iii. We will only behold the destruction of the wicked because God is our refuge (Psa 91:8-9). iv. Always put your confidence in the Lord and not men or governments (Psa 118:8-9). v. Strong confidence is found in fearing God (Pro 14:26). B. and shall keep thy foot from being taken. i. When our trust is in God, He will deliver us from the snare of the fowler and the noisome pestilence (Psa 91:2-3). ii. God will cover us and protect us (Psa 91:4). iii. Therefore, we should not be afraid of war or destruction around us (Psa 91:5-7). iv. He will keep our foot from being taken or harmed and protect us by His angels (Psa 91:10-12).