I Am Your Rear Guard

I have your back, says the LORD. I Am your rear guard. The enemy cannot sneak up behind you and take you by surprise, for I am there to defend you and protect you from any surprise attacks. He has no access to you, for I AM your shield. I will keep you safe, and your security is in Me.

Press Into My Presence!

Draw closer to Me, says the LORD. Come near to Me. Press into My presence. Seek Me with all your heart! Don’t stop! I Am not hiding from you, and you will FIND ME, when you search for Me wholeheartedly. You will know friendship with Me. You will have intimate fellowship with Me. You will never be alone, for I

You Belong to Me!

     Tormenting fear does not come from Me, says the LORD.  I have tranquility and peace for you that goes beyond your understanding and far beyond your circumstances. They are not in charge of your life and destiny.  I Am.  I give you peace in the process even when nothing seems quiet and calm around you.  The storms of life

I Will Still the Raging Storms Within!

     I will still the storms that are raging within you, and give you My peace, says the Lord.  For I will calm your fears and refresh you as you turn your attention toward Me.  For troubling thoughts that plague your mind and cause you to fret are not your portion from Me.  My kingdom is within you, and it

I Am Not Sleeping

I Am not sleeping, says the LORD. I Never shut My eyes. I Am always alert and ready to act on your behalf. I Am never tired and I never need to rest. My eyes are upon you and I see every detail of your existence and know all that you need. You can rest in My care, for I

Place of Safety

I Am your only place of safety, says the LORD.  There is none other.  I Am your only security.  Do not look for security in any other place, for you will not find it.  I Am the One who will shield you at all times as you place your faith and trust in Me.   I will never fail you.  All

In Secret

The things that I speak to you in secret, proclaim from the mountain tops, says the Lord.  Be like that city that is set on a hill that cannot be hid.  For what I speak to you is MY WORD that must be preached and published.  Do not silent My voice on the inside of you or hoard those treasures

Be Completely Dependent Upon Me

I Am teaching you to be completely dependent upon Me.  Yes, just Me.  In the past you could often rely on your own strength.  You could do many things without even realizing that you did not feel a need of Me in the small things, the things you knew how to do, the areas that you felt accomplished in.  But things