"He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the LORD, 'He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.'"
Cliff dwellings were made of flat sandstone blocks bound in clay mortar and placed high on the cliff face above a waterway. Within their refuge, the people could cook, care for their children, and carry on many of the activities of their village. There was safety in their refuge.
Like those ancient civilizations in the cliffs, we are safe in the Lord because of Jesus, our spiritual assurance. What brings us panic in life cannot ultimately harm us. He is our refuge. John 3:16 tells us of God’s love and Jesus’ sacrifice: “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.”
"THE LORD IS THE STRONGHOLD OF MY LIFE - OF WHOM SHALL I BE AFRAID?"
Bible In A Year
- Genesis 37-38
- Psalm 19
- Matthew 27