Trust

  • God is the true object of.

    Psalms 65:5 By terrible things in righteousness wilt thou answer us, O God of our salvation; who art the confidence of all the ends of the earth, and of them that are afar off upon the sea:

  • The fear of God leads to.

    Proverbs 14:26 In the fear of the LORD is strong confidence: and his children shall have a place of refuge.

  • ENCOURAGEMENTS TO
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    • The everlasting strength of God.

      Isaiah 26:4 Trust ye in the LORD for ever: for in the LORD JEHOVAH is everlasting strength:

    • The goodness of God.

      Nahum 1:7 The LORD is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knoweth them that trust in him.

    • The loving-kindness of God.

      Psalms 36:7 How excellent is thy lovingkindness, O God! therefore the children of men put their trust under the shadow of thy wings.

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    • The rich bounty of God.

      1 Timothy 6:17 Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not highminded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who giveth us richly all things to enjoy;

    • The care of God for us.

      1 Peter 5:7 Casting all your care upon him; for he careth for you.

    • Former deliverances.

      Psalms 9:10 And they that know thy name will put their trust in thee: for thou, LORD, hast not forsaken them that seek thee.

      2 Corinthians 1:10 Who delivered us from so great a death, and doth deliver: in whom we trust that he will yet deliver us;

  • Should be with the whole heart.

    Proverbs 3:5 Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.

  • Should be from youth up.

    Psalms 71:5 For thou art my hope, O Lord GOD: thou art my trust from my youth.

  • OF SAINTS IS
    • Not in the flesh.

      Philippians 3:3-4 For we are the circumcision, which worship God in the spirit, and rejoice in Christ Jesus, and have no confidence in the flesh. 4 Though I might also have confidence in the flesh. If any other man thinketh that he hath whereof he might trust in the flesh, I more:

    • Not in themselves.

      2 Corinthians 1:9 But we had the sentence of death in ourselves, that we should not trust in ourselves, but in God which raiseth the dead:

    • Not in carnal weapons.

      1 Samuel 17:38-39 And Saul armed David with his armour, and he put an helmet of brass upon his head; also he armed him with a coat of mail. 39 And David girded his sword upon his armour, and he assayed to go; for he had not proved it. And David said unto Saul, I cannot go with these; for I have not proved them. And David put them off him.

      1 Samuel 17:45 Then said David to the Philistine, Thou comest to me with a sword, and with a spear, and with a shield: but I come to thee in the name of the LORD of hosts, the God of the armies of Israel, whom thou hast defied.

    • In God.

      Psalms 11:1 In the LORD put I my trust: how say ye to my soul, Flee as a bird to your mountain?

      Psalms 31:14 But I trusted in thee, O LORD: I said, Thou art my God.

      2 Corinthians 1:9 But we had the sentence of death in ourselves, that we should not trust in ourselves, but in God which raiseth the dead:

    • In the word of God.

      Psalms 119:42 So shall I have wherewith to answer him that reproacheth me: for I trust in thy word.

    • In the mercy of God.

      Psalms 13:5 But I have trusted in thy mercy; my heart shall rejoice in thy salvation.

      Psalms 52:8 But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God: I trust in the mercy of God for ever and ever.

    • In Christ.

      Ephesians 3:12 In whom we have boldness and access with confidence by the faith of him.

    • Through Christ.

      2 Corinthians 3:4 And such trust have we through Christ to God-ward:

    • Grounded on the covenant.

      2 Samuel 23:5 Although my house be not so with God; yet he hath made with me an everlasting covenant, ordered in all things, and sure: for this is all my salvation, and all my desire, although he make it not to grow.

    • Strong in the prospect of death.

      Psalms 23:4 Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.

    • Fixed.

      2 Samuel 22:3 The God of my rock; in him will I trust: he is my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my high tower, and my refuge, my saviour; thou savest me from violence.

      Psalms 112:7 He shall not be afraid of evil tidings: his heart is fixed, trusting in the LORD.

    • Unalterable.

      Job 13:15 Though he slay me, yet will I trust in him: but I will maintain mine own ways before him.

    • Despised by the wicked.

      Isaiah 36:4 And Rabshakeh said unto them, Say ye now to Hezekiah, Thus saith the great king, the king of Assyria, What confidence is this wherein thou trustest?

      Isaiah 36:7 But if thou say to me, We trust in the LORD our God: is it not he, whose high places and whose altars Hezekiah hath taken away, and said to Judah and to Jerusalem, Ye shall worship before this altar?

    • For ever.

      Psalms 52:8 But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God: I trust in the mercy of God for ever and ever.

      Psalms 62:8 Trust in him at all times; ye people, pour out your heart before him: God is a refuge for us. Selah.

      Isaiah 26:4 Trust ye in the LORD for ever: for in the LORD JEHOVAH is everlasting strength:

  • Saints plead, in prayer.

    Psalms 25:20 O keep my soul, and deliver me: let me not be ashamed; for I put my trust in thee.

    Psalms 31:1 In thee, O LORD, do I put my trust; let me never be ashamed: deliver me in thy righteousness.

    Psalms 141:8 But mine eyes are unto thee, O GOD the Lord: in thee is my trust; leave not my soul destitute.

  • The Lord knows those who have.

    Nahum 1:7 The LORD is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knoweth them that trust in him.

  • Exhortations to.

    Psalms 4:5 Offer the sacrifices of righteousness, and put your trust in the LORD.

    Psalms 115:9-11 O Israel, trust thou in the LORD: he is their help and their shield. 10 O house of Aaron, trust in the LORD: he is their help and their shield. 11 Ye that fear the LORD, trust in the LORD: he is their help and their shield.

  • LEADS TO
    • Being compassed with mercy.

      Psalms 32:10 Many sorrows shall be to the wicked: but he that trusteth in the LORD, mercy shall compass him about.

    • Enjoyment of perfect peace.

      Isaiah 26:3 Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee.

    • Enjoyment of all temporal and spiritual blessings.

      Isaiah 57:13 When thou criest, let thy companies deliver thee; but the wind shall carry them all away; vanity shall take them: but he that putteth his trust in me shall possess the land, and shall inherit my holy mountain;

    • Enjoyment of happiness.

      Proverbs 16:20 He that handleth a matter wisely shall find good: and whoso trusteth in the LORD, happy is he.

    • Rejoicing in God.

      Psalms 5:11 But let all those that put their trust in thee rejoice: let them ever shout for joy, because thou defendest them: let them also that love thy name be joyful in thee.

      Psalms 33:21 For our heart shall rejoice in him, because we have trusted in his holy name.

    • Fulfilment of all holy desires.

      Psalms 37:5 Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.

    • Deliverance from enemies.

      Psalms 37:40 And the LORD shall help them, and deliver them: he shall deliver them from the wicked, and save them, because they trust in him.

    • Safety in times of danger.

      Proverbs 29:25 The fear of man bringeth a snare: but whoso putteth his trust in the LORD shall be safe.

    • Stability.

      Psalms 125:1 They that trust in the LORD shall be as mount Zion, which cannot be removed, but abideth for ever.

    • Prosperity.

      Proverbs 28:25 He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.

  • KEEPS FROM
    • Fear.

      Psalms 56:11 In God have I put my trust: I will not be afraid what man can do unto me.

      Isaiah 12:2 Behold, God is my salvation; I will trust, and not be afraid: for the LORD JEHOVAH is my strength and my song; he also is become my salvation.

      Hebrews 13:6 So that we may boldly say, The Lord is my helper, and I will not fear what man shall do unto me.

    • Sliding.

      Psalms 26:1 Judge me, O LORD; for I have walked in mine integrity: I have trusted also in the LORD; therefore I shall not slide.

    • Desolation.

      Psalms 34:22 The LORD redeemeth the soul of his servants: and none of them that trust in him shall be desolate.

  • To be accompanied by doing good.

    Psalms 37:3 Trust in the LORD, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed.

  • Blessedness of placing, in God.

    Psalms 2:12 Kiss the Son, lest he be angry, and ye perish from the way, when his wrath is kindled but a little. Blessed are all they that put their trust in him.

    Psalms 34:8 O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him.

    Psalms 40:4 Blessed is that man that maketh the LORD his trust, and respecteth not the proud, nor such as turn aside to lies.

    Jeremiah 17:7 Blessed is the man that trusteth in the LORD, and whose hope the LORD is.

  • OF THE WICKED
    • Is not in God.

      Psalms 78:22 Because they believed not in God, and trusted not in his salvation:

      Zephaniah 3:2 She obeyed not the voice; she received not correction; she trusted not in the LORD; she drew not near to her God.

    • Is in idols.

      Isaiah 42:17 They shall be turned back, they shall be greatly ashamed, that trust in graven images, that say to the molten images, Ye are our gods.

      Habakkuk 2:18 What profiteth the graven image that the maker thereof hath graven it; the molten image, and a teacher of lies, that the maker of his work trusteth therein, to make dumb idols?

    • Is in man.

      Judges 9:26 And Gaal the son of Ebed came with his brethren, and went over to Shechem: and the men of Shechem put their confidence in him.

      Psalms 118:8-9 It is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in man. 9 It is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in princes.

    • Is in their own heart.

      Proverbs 28:26 He that trusteth in his own heart is a fool: but whoso walketh wisely, he shall be delivered.

    • Is in their own righteousness.

      Luke 18:9 And he spake this parable unto certain which trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others:

      Luke 18:12 I fast twice in the week, I give tithes of all that I possess.

    • Is in vanity.

      Job 15:31 Let not him that is deceived trust in vanity: for vanity shall be his recompence.

      Isaiah 59:4 None calleth for justice, nor any pleadeth for truth: they trust in vanity, and speak lies; they conceive mischief, and bring forth iniquity.

    • Is in falsehood.

      Isaiah 28:15 Because ye have said, We have made a covenant with death, and with hell are we at agreement; when the overflowing scourge shall pass through, it shall not come unto us: for we have made lies our refuge, and under falsehood have we hid ourselves:

      Jeremiah 13:25 This is thy lot, the portion of thy measures from me, saith the LORD; because thou hast forgotten me, and trusted in falsehood.

    • Is in earthly alliances.

      Isaiah 30:2 That walk to go down into Egypt, and have not asked at my mouth; to strengthen themselves in the strength of Pharaoh, and to trust in the shadow of Egypt!

      Ezekiel 17:15 But he rebelled against him in sending his ambassadors into Egypt, that they might give him horses and much people. Shall he prosper? shall he escape that doeth such things? or shall he break the covenant, and be delivered?

    • Is in wealth.

      Psalms 49:6 They that trust in their wealth, and boast themselves in the multitude of their riches;

      Psalms 52:7 Lo, this is the man that made not God his strength; but trusted in the abundance of his riches, and strengthened himself in his wickedness.

      Proverbs 11:28 He that trusteth in his riches shall fall: but the righteous shall flourish as a branch.

      Jeremiah 48:7 For because thou hast trusted in thy works and in thy treasures, thou shalt also be taken: and Chemosh shall go forth into captivity with his priests and his princes together.

      Mark 10:24 And the disciples were astonished at his words. But Jesus answereth again, and saith unto them, Children, how hard is it for them that trust in riches to enter into the kingdom of God!

    • Is vain and delusive.

      Isaiah 30:7 For the Egyptians shall help in vain, and to no purpose: therefore have I cried concerning this, Their strength is to sit still.

      Jeremiah 2:37 Yea, thou shalt go forth from him, and thine hands upon thine head: for the LORD hath rejected thy confidences, and thou shalt not prosper in them.

    • Shall make them ashamed.

      Isaiah 20:5 And they shall be afraid and ashamed of Ethiopia their expectation, and of Egypt their glory.

      Isaiah 30:3 Therefore shall the strength of Pharaoh be your shame, and the trust in the shadow of Egypt your confusion.

      Isaiah 30:5 They were all ashamed of a people that could not profit them, nor be an help nor profit, but a shame, and also a reproach.

    • Shall be destroyed.

      Job 18:14 His confidence shall be rooted out of his tabernacle, and it shall bring him to the king of terrors.

      Isaiah 28:18 And your covenant with death shall be disannulled, and your agreement with hell shall not stand; when the overflowing scourge shall pass through, then ye shall be trodden down by it.

  • Woe and curse of false.

    Isaiah 30:1 Woe to the rebellious children, saith the LORD, that take counsel, but not of me; and that cover with a covering, but not of my spirit, that they may add sin to sin:

    Isaiah 31:1-3 Woe to them that go down to Egypt for help; and stay on horses, and trust in chariots, because they are many; and in horsemen, because they are very strong; but they look not unto the Holy One of Israel, neither seek the LORD! 2 Yet he also is wise, and will bring evil, and will not call back his words: but will arise against the house of the evildoers, and against the help of them that work iniquity. 3 Now the Egyptians are men, and not God; and their horses flesh, and not spirit. When the LORD shall stretch out his hand, both he that helpeth shall fall, and he that is holpen shall fall down, and they all shall fail together.

    Jeremiah 17:5 Thus saith the LORD; Cursed be the man that trusteth in man, and maketh flesh his arm, and whose heart departeth from the LORD.

  • Of saints--Illustrated.

    Psalms 91:12 They shall bear thee up in their hands, lest thou dash thy foot against a stone.

    Proverbs 18:10 The name of the LORD is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe.

  • Of the wicked--Illustrated.

    2 Kings 18:21 Now, behold, thou trustest upon the staff of this bruised reed, even upon Egypt, on which if a man lean, it will go into his hand, and pierce it: so is Pharaoh king of Egypt unto all that trust on him.

    Job 8:14 Whose hope shall be cut off, and whose trust shall be a spider's web.

  • Of saints--Exemplified.

    David,

    1 Samuel 17:45 Then said David to the Philistine, Thou comest to me with a sword, and with a spear, and with a shield: but I come to thee in the name of the LORD of hosts, the God of the armies of Israel, whom thou hast defied.

    1 Samuel 30:6 And David was greatly distressed; for the people spake of stoning him, because the soul of all the people was grieved, every man for his sons and for his daughters: but David encouraged himself in the LORD his God.

    Hezekiah,

    2 Kings 18:5 He trusted in the LORD God of Israel; so that after him was none like him among all the kings of Judah, nor any that were before him.

    Jehoshaphat,

    2 Chronicles 20:12 O our God, wilt thou not judge them? for we have no might against this great company that cometh against us; neither know we what to do: but our eyes are upon thee.

    Shadrach, &c.

    Daniel 3:28 Then Nebuchadnezzar spake, and said, Blessed be the God of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, who hath sent his angel, and delivered his servants that trusted in him, and have changed the king's word, and yielded their bodies, that they might not serve nor worship any god, except their own God.

    Paul,

    2 Timothy 1:12 For the which cause I also suffer these things: nevertheless I am not ashamed: for I know whom I have believed, and am persuaded that he is able to keep that which I have committed unto him against that day.

  • Of the wicked--Exemplified.

    Goliath,

    1 Samuel 17:43-45 And the Philistine said unto David, Am I a dog, that thou comest to me with staves? And the Philistine cursed David by his gods. 44 And the Philistine said to David, Come to me, and I will give thy flesh unto the fowls of the air, and to the beasts of the field. 45 Then said David to the Philistine, Thou comest to me with a sword, and with a spear, and with a shield: but I come to thee in the name of the LORD of hosts, the God of the armies of Israel, whom thou hast defied.

    Benhadad,

    1 Kings 20:10 And Benhadad sent unto him, and said, The gods do so unto me, and more also, if the dust of Samaria shall suffice for handfuls for all the people that follow me.

    Sennacherib,

    2 Chronicles 32:8 With him is an arm of flesh; but with us is the LORD our God to help us, and to fight our battles. And the people rested themselves upon the words of Hezekiah king of Judah.

    Israelites,

    Isaiah 31:1 Woe to them that go down to Egypt for help; and stay on horses, and trust in chariots, because they are many; and in horsemen, because they are very strong; but they look not unto the Holy One of Israel, neither seek the LORD!

 
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