UNDERSTANDING GOD AS PRESERVER #1
Gen. 14:20. Blessed be the most high God, which hath delivered
thine enemies into thy hand.
Gen. 28:15. I am with thee, and will keep thee in all places
whither thou goest, and will bring thee again into this land; for
I will not leave thee, until I have done that which I have spoken
to thee of. Gen. 31: 3,13.
Gen. 48:15. And he blessed Joseph, and said, God, before whom my
fathers Abraham and Isaac did walk, the God which fed me all my
life long unto this day, 16. The Angel which redeemed me from all
evil, bless the lads.
Gen. 49:24. But his bow abode in strength, and the arms of his
hands were made strong by the hands of the mighty God of Jacob;
I (from thence is the shepherd, the stone of Israel:) 25. Even by
the God of thy father, who shall help thee; and by the Almighty,
who shall bless thee with blessings of heaven above, blessings
of the deep that lieth under, blessings of the breasts, and of
Ex. 6:6. I will bring you out from under the burdens of the
Egyptians, and I will rid you out of their bondage, and I will
redeem you with a stretched out arm, and with great judgments: 7.
And I will take you to me for a people, and I will be to you a
God: and ye shall know that I aM the LORD your God, which
bringeth you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians. Ex.
Ex. 8:22. I will sever in that day the land of Goshen, in which
my people dwell, that no swarms of flies shall be there; v. 23;
Ex. 9:26. Only in the land of Goshen, where the children of
Israel were, was there no hail.
Ex. 11:7. But against any of the children of Israel shall not a
dog move his tongue, against man or beast: that ye may know how
that the LORD hath put a difference between the Egyptians and
Ex. 12:13. And the blood shall be to you for a token upon the
houses where ye are: and when I see the blood, I will pass over
you, and the plague shall not be upon you to destroy you, when
I smite the land of Egypt. 17. And ye shall observe the feast of
unleavened bread; for in this selfsame day have I brought your
armies out of the land of Egypt: therefore shall ye observe this
day in your generations by an ordinance for ever. 23. When he
seeth the blood upon the lintel, and on the two side posts, the
LORD will pass over the door, and will not suffer the destroyer
to come in unto your houses to smite you.
Ex. 13:21. The LORD went before them by day in a pillar of a
cloud, to lead them the way; and by night in a pillar of fire, to
give them light: to go by day and night. 22. He took not away the
pillar of the cloud by day, nor the pillar of fire by night, from
before the people.
Ex. 14:29. But the children of Israel walked upon dry land in the
midst of the sea; and the waters were a wall unto them on their
right hand, and on their left. 30. Thus the LORD saved Israel
that day out of the hand of the Egyptians, and Israel saw the
Egyptians dead upon the sea shore.
Ex. 15:2. The LORD is my strength and song, and he is become my
salvation: 13. Thou in thy mercy hast led forth the people which
thou hast redeemed: thou bast guided them in thy strength unto
thy holy habitation. 16. Fear and dread shall fall upon them; by
the greatness of thine arm, they shall be as still as a stone;
till thy people pass over, O LORD, till the people pass over,
which thou hast purchased. 17. Thou shalt bring them in, and
plant them in the mountain of thine inheritance, in the place, O
LORD, which thou bast made for tbee to dwell in, in the
sanctuary, O Lord, which thy hands have established.
Ex. 16:15. And when the children of Israel saw it, they said one
to another, It is manna: for they wist not what it was. And Moses
said unto them, This is the bread which the LORD bath given you
Ex. 19:4. I bare you on eagles' wings, and brought you unto
Ex. 23:20. I send an Angel before thee, to keep thee in the way,
and to bring thee into the place which I have prepared.
Ex. 34:24. I will cast out the nations before thee, and enlarge
thy borders: neither shall any man desire thy land, when thou
shalt go up to appear before the LORD thy God three times in the
Num. 10:33. The ark of the covenant of the LORD went before them
in the three days journey, to search out a resting place for
Num. 23:23. Surely there is no enchantment against Jacob, neither
is there any divination against Israel: according to this time it
shall be said of Jacob and of Israel, What hath God wrought.
Deut. 1:30. The LORD your God which goeth before you, he shall
fight for you, according to all that he did for you, before your
eyes. 31. And in the wilderness, where thou hast seen how that
the LORD thy God bare thee, as a man doth bear his son, all the
way that ye went, until ye came into this place.
Deut. 7:21. The LORD thy God is among you, a mighty God and
terrible. 22. The LORD thy God will put out those nations before
thee by little and little.
Deut. 9:3. The LORD thy God is he which goeth over before thee;
as a consuming fire he shall destroy them, and he shall bring
them down before thy face: so shalt thou drive them out, and
destroy them quickly, as the LORD hath said unto thee.
Dent. 11:25. There shall no man be able to stand before you: for
the LORD your God shall lay the fear of you and the dread of you
upon all the land that ye shall tread upon.
Dent. 23:14. The LORD thy God walketh in the midst of thy camp,
to deliver thee, and to give up thine enemies before thee.
Deut. 30:4. If any of thine be driven out unto the outmost parts
of heaven, from thence will the LORD thy God gather thee, and
from thence will he fetch thee. 20. He is thy life, and the
length of thy days.
Deut. 31:3. The LORD thy God, he will go over before thee, and he
will destroy these nations from before thee, and thou shalt
possess them: and Joshua, he shall go over before thee, as the
LORD hath said.
Deut. 32:10. He found him in a desert land, and in the waste
howling wilderness; he led him about, he instructed him, he kept
him as the apple of his eye.
Deut. 33:12. The beloved of the LORD shall dwell in safety by
him; and the LORD shall cover him all the day long, and he shall
dwell between his shoulders. 25. Thy shoes shall be iron and
brass; and as thy days, so shall thy strength be. 26. There is
none like unto the God of Jeshurun, who rideth upon the heaven in
tby help, and in his excellency on the sky. 27. The eternal God
is thy refuge, and underneath are the everlasting arms: and he
shall thrust out the enemy from before thee; and shall say,
destroy them. 28. Israel then shall dwell in safety alone: the
fountain of Jacob shall be upon a land of corn and wine; also
his heavens shall drop down dew.
Josh. 23:10. One man of you shall chase a thousand: for the LORD
your God, he it is that fighteth for you, as he hath promised
1 Sam. 2:6. The LORD killeth, and maketh alive: he bringeth down
to the grave, and bringeth up. 9. He will keep the feet of his
saints, and the wicked shall be silent in darkness; for by
strength shall no man prevail.
1 Sam. 9:16. That he may save my people out of the hand of the
Philistines: for I have looked upon my people, because their cry
is come unto me.
2 Sam. 22:28. The afflicted people thou wilt save.
2 Kin. 20:6. I will deliver thee and this city out of the hand of
the king of Assyria; and I will defend this city for mine own
sake, and for my servant David's sake.
2 Chr. 16:9. The eyes of the LORD run to and fro throughout the
whole earth, to show himself strong in the behalf of them whose
heart is perfect toward him.
2 Chr. 20:15. Be not afraid nor dismayed by reason of this great
multitude; for the battle is not yours, but God's. 17. Ye shall
not need to fight in this battle: set yourselves, stand ye still,
and see the salvation of the LORD with you, O Judah and
Jerusalem: fear not, nor be dismayed; tomorrow go out against
them: for the LORD will be with you.
Ezra 8:22. For I was ashamed to require of the king a band of
soldiers and horsemen to help us against the enemy in the way
because we had spoken unto the king, saying, The hand of our God
is upon all them for good that seek him; but his power and his
wrath is against all them that forsake him. 23. So we fasted and
besought our God for this: and he was entreated of us.
Neh. 9:6. Thou, even thou, art LORD alone; thou hast made heaven,
the heaven of heavens, with all their host, the earth, and all
things that are therein, the seas, and all that is therein, and
thou preservest them all.
Job 1:10. Hast not thou made an hedge about him, and about his
house, and about all that he hath on every side?
Job I:7. Remember, I pray thee, who ever perished, being
innocent? or where were the righteous cut off.
Job 5:11. To set up on high those that be low; that those which
mourn may be exalted to safety. 18. He maketh sore, and bindeth
up: he woundeth, and his hands make whole. 19. He shall deliver
thee in six troubles: yea, in seven there shall no evil touch
thee. 20. In famine he shall redeem thee from death: and in
war from the power of the sword. 21. Thou shalt be hid from the
scourge of the tongue: neither shalt thou be afraid of
destruction when it cometh.
Job 10:12. Thou hast granted me life and favour, and thy
visitation hath preserved my spirit.
Job 11:18. And thou shalt be secure, because there is hope;
yea, thou shalt dig about thee, and thou shalt take thy rest in
safety. 19. Also thou shalt he down, and none shall make thee
Job 22:25. The Almighty shall be thy defence, and thou shalt have
plenty of silver.
Job 27:3. All the while my breath is in me, and the spirit of God
is in my nostrils; 4. My lips shall not speak wickedness, nor my
tongue utter deceit.
Job 33:18. He keepeth back his soul from the pit, and his life
from perishing by the sword.
Job 36:7. He withdraweth not his eyes from the righteous. but
with kings are they on the throne; yea, he doth establish them
for ever, and they are exalted. 16. Even so would he have removed
thee out of the strait into a broad place, where there is no
straitness; and that which should be set on thy table should be
full of fatness.
Psa. 1:6. The LORD knoweth the way of the righteous: but the way
of the ungodly shall perish.
Psa. 3:3. But thou, O LORD, art a shield for me; my glory, and
the lifter up of mine head.
Psa. 9:9. The LORD also will be a refuge for the oppressed, a
refuge in times of trouble.
Psa. 10:17. LORD, thou hast heard the desire of the humble: thou
wilt prepare their heart, thou wilt cause thine ear to hear: 18.
To judge the fatherless and the oppressed, that the man of the
earth may no more oppress.
Psa. 12:7. Thou shalt keep them, O LORD, thou shalt preserve them
from this generation for ever.
Psa. 14:5. There were they in great fear: for God is in the
generation of the righteous. 6. Ye have shamed the counsel of
the poor, because the LORD is his refuge.
Psa. 17:7. Show thy marvellous lovingkindness, O thou that savest
by thy right hand them which put their trust in thee from those
that rise up against them.
Psa. 18:17. He delivered me from my strong enemy, and from them
which hated me: for they were too strong for me. 27. Thou wilt
save the afflicted people.
Psa. 19:14. Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my
heart, be acceptable in thy sight, O LORD, my strength, and my
Psa. 25:8 Good and upright is the LORD therefore will he teach
sinners in the way. 9. The meek will he guide in judgment:
and the meek will he teach his way. 12. What man is he that
feareth the LORD? him shall he teach in the way that he shall
Psa. 31:20. Thou shalt hide them in the secret of thy presence
from the pride of man: thou shalt keep them secretly in a pa-
vilion from the strife of tongues. 23. O love the LORD, all ye
his saints: for the LORD preserveth the faithful.
Psa. 32:6. Surely in the floods of great waters they shall not
come nigh unto him. 8. I will instruct thee and teach thee in the
way which thou shalt go: I will guide thee with mine eye.
Psa. 34:15. The eyes of the LORD are upon the righteous, and his
ears are open unto their cry. 17. The righteous cry, and the LORD
heareth, and delivereth them out of all their troubles. 19. Many
are the afflictions of the righteous: but the LORD delivereth him
out of them all. 20. He keepeth all his bones: not one of them is
broken. vs. 21,22.
Psa. 37:17. The LORD upholdeth the righteous. 23. The steps of a
good man are ordered by the LORD: and he delighteth in his way.
24. Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the
LORD upholdeth him with his hand. 28. The LORD loveth judgment,
and forsaketh not his saints; they are preserved for ever. 32.
The wicked watcheth the righteous and seeketh to slay him. 33.
The LORD will not leave him in his hand, nor condemn him
when he is judged.
Psa. 41:1. Blessed is he that considereth the poor: the LORD will
deliver him in time of trouble. 2. The LORD will preserve him,
and keep him alive; and he shall be blessed upon the earth; and
thou wilt not deliver him unto the will of his enemies. 3. The
LORD will strengthen him upon the bed of languishing: thou wilt
make all his bed in his sickness.
Psa. 46:1. God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in
trouble. 5. God is in the midst of her; she shall not be moved
God shall help her, and that right early. 7. The LORD of hosts is
with us; the God of Jacob is our refuge.
Psa. 48:3. God is known in her palaces for a refuge.
Psa. 50:15. Call upon me in the day of trouble: I will deliver
thee, and thou shalt glorify me.
Psa. 61:3. For thou hast been a shelter for me, and a strong
tower from the enemy. 6. Thou wilt prolong the king's life: and
his years as many generations.
Psa. 68:6. God setteth the solitary in families: he bringeth out
those which are bound with chains: 22. I will bring my people
again from the depths of the sea.
Psa. 72:14. He shall redeem their souls' from deceit and
violence: and precious shall their blood be in his sight.
Psa. 73:23. Nevertheless I am continually with thee: thou hast
holden me by my right hand.
Psa. 80:1. Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel, thou that leadest
Joseph like a flock.
Psa. 84:11. The LORD God is a sword and shield: the LORD will
give grace and glory with haste, no good thing will he withhold
from them before that walk uprightly.
Psa. 87:5. And of Zion it shall be said... the highest himself
shall establish her.
Psa. 91:1. He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High
shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. 3. Surely he shall
deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, and from the noisome
pestilence. 4. He shall cover thee with his feathers, and under
his wings shalt thou trust: his truth shall be thy shield and
buckler. 7. A thousand shall fall at thy side, and ten thousand
at thy right hand; but it shall not come nigh thee. 9. Because
thou hast made the LORD, which is my refuge, even the most High,
thy habitation. 10. There shall no evil befall thee, neither
shall any plague come nigh thy dwelling. 14. Because he hath set
his love upon me, therefore will I deliver him: I will set him on
high, because he hath known my name. 15. He shall call upon me,
and I will answer him: I will be with him in trouble; I will
deliver him, and honour him.
(WE MUST REMEMBER MANY OF THESE VERSES ARE "GENERAL STATEMENTS"
[see the study on this websited called "An important key -
General Statements] AS THEY DO NOT APPLY IN EVERY SITUATION. WE
MUST READ ALL THE BIBLE. HENCE WE READ HEBREWS 11 AND REMEMBER
THE LIFE OF PAUL, THOUGH DELIVERED MANY TIMES FROM DEATH, HE DID
FINALLY HAVE TO DIE FOR THE FAITH - Keith Hunt)
Psa. 94:13. That thou mayest give him rest from the days of
Psa. 97:10. He preserveth the souls of his saints; he delivereth
them out of the hand of the wicked.
Psa. 102:19. From heaven did the LORD behold the earth. 20. To
hear the groaning of the prisoner; to loose those that are
appointed to death.
Psa. 103:2. Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his
benefits: 3. Who forgiveth all thine iniquities; who healeth
all thy diseases; 4. Who redeemeth thy life from destruction; who
crowneth thee with loving kindness and tender mercies. 5. Who
satisfieth thy mouth with good things; so that thy youth is
renewed like the eagle's.
Psa. 107:9. He satisfieth the longing soul, and filleth the
hungry soul with goodness. 10. Such as sit in darkness and in the
shadow of death, being bound in affliction and iron.
Psa. 112:4. Unto the upright there ariseth light in the darkness:
he is gracious, and full of compassion, and righteous.
Psa. 115:10. O house of Aaron, trust in the LORD: he is their
help and their shield.
Psa. 116:6. The LORD preserveth the simple: I was brought low,
and he helped me.
Psa. 118:13. Thou hast thrust sword at me that I might fall: but
the LORD helped me.
Psa. 121:3. He will not suffer thy foot to be moved: he that
keepeth thee will not slumber. 4. Behold, he that keepeth
Israel shall neither slumber nor sleep. 7. The LORD shall
preserve thee from all evil: he shall preserve thy soul. 8. The
LORD shall preserve thy going out and thy coming in from this
time fort, and even for evermore.
Psa. 124:1. If it had not been the LORD who was on our side, now
may Israel say. 2. If it had not been the LORD who was on
our side, when men rose up against us. 3. Then they had
swallowed us up quick, when their wrath was kindled against us:
4. Then the waters had overwhelmed us, the stream had gone over
our soul. 5. Then the proud waters had gone over our soul. 6.
Blessed be the Loin, who hath not given us as a prey to their
teeth. 7. Our soul is escaped as a bird out of the snare of the
fowlers: the snare is broken, and we are escaped. 8. Our help is
in the name of the Lord, who made heaven and earth.
Psa. 125:1. They that trust in the LORD shall be as mount Zion,
which cannot be removed, but abideth for ever. 2. As the
mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about
his people from henceforth even for ever. 3. For the rod of the
wicked shall not rest upon the lot of the righteous.
Psa. 127:1. Except the LORD build the house, they labour in vain
that build it: except the LORD keep the city, the watchman waketh
but in vain.
Psa. 145:14. The LORD upholdeth all that fall, and raiseth up all
those that be bowed down. 19. He will fulfil the desire of them
that fear him: he also will hear their cry, and will save them.
20. The LORD preserveth all them that love him: Prov. 22:12.
Psa. 146:7. The LORD looseth the prisoners: 8. The LORD openeth
the eyes of the blind: the LORD raiseth them that are bowed
Psa. 147:2. The LORD doth build up Jerusalem: he gathereth
together the outcasts of Israel. 3. He healeth the broken in
heart, and bindeth up their wounds.
Prov. 2:7. He is a buckler to them that walk uprightly. 8. He
keepeth the paths of judgment, and preserveth the way of his
Prov. 3:6. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct
thy paths. 23. Then shalt thou walk in thy way safely, and thy
foot shall not stumble. 24. When, thou liest down, thou shalt
not be afraid. thou shalt lie down, and thy sleep shall sweet.
Prov. 10:3. The LORD will not suffer the soul of the righteous to
famish. 30. The righteous shall never be removed.
Prov. 11:8. The righteous is delivered out of trouble.
Prov. 12:3. The root of the righteous shall not be moved. 21.
There shall no evil happen to the just.
(AGAIN REMEMBER YOU ARE READING "GENERAL STATEMENTS - FOR EVIL
DOES AT TIMES HAPPEN TO THE JUST - Keith Hunt)
Prov. 14:26. In the fear of the LORD is strong confidence: and
his children shall have a place of refuge.
Prov. 15:19. The way of the righteous is made plain.
Prov. 16:9. A man's heart deviseth his way: but the LORD
directeth his steps. 33. The lot is cast into the lap; but the
whole disposing thereof is of the LORD.
Pro.. 19:23. The fear of the LORD tendeth to life: and he that
hath it shall abide satisfied; he shall not be visited with evil.
Prov. 20:22. Say not thou, I will recompense evil; but wait on
the LORD, and he shall save thee. 24. Man's goings are of the
Prov. 21:31. The horse is prepared against the day of battle: but
safety is of the LORD.
Prov. 24:16. A just man falleth seven times, and riseth up again.
To be continued