"While I was with them, I was keeping them in Your name
which You have given Me; and I guarded them and not one of them perished but the son of perdition, so that the Scripture would be fulfilled."
Are you enjoying the fact that the Lord Jesus is keeping
You might ask,"
How is He keeping me?"
He ministers to your every
He enlightens your spirit so that your pathway is
He answers your prayers.
He gives you joy, hope and peace of
He enables you to
He keeps you from
He forgives your sins.
He lovingly brings you back to Himself when you wander away
He disciplines you.
He strengthens you through
and draws you close to Himself fhrough
Scripture is filled with the love-keeping of the Lord
If you live in Me - abide vitally united to Me
and My words remain in
and continue to live in your
ask whatever you will and it shall be done for you.
John 15:7 (Amplified Bible)
Jesus acknowledged before His father that He was keeping His
Jesus didn't say, "I have left them to do as they
Jesus is keeping you no matter the strength of your will.
You may decide to do this or that, but it is He who directs your steps (Proverbs 16:9).
If He were not keeping you, you would not be
Meditate of God's intimate omnipresence and omniscience,
expressed by the psalmist David.
"You have enclosed me behind and
and laid your hand upon
Such knowledge is to wonderful for
It is too high, I cannot attain to
Where shall I go from Your
Or where can I flee from Your
If I ascend to heaven, You are
If I make my bed in
You are there.
If I take the wings of the
If I dwell in the remotest part of the
even there Your hand will lead
and Your right hand will lay hold of