Casting all your care upon him; for he careth for you. 1 Peter 5:7. The Lord’s care is over all His creatures. He loves them all and makes no difference, except that He has the most tender pity for those
My soul is among lions; and I lie even among them that are set on fire. Psalm 57:4. Oh, how precious is the sweet influence of the Spirit of God as it comes to depressed or despairing souls, encouraging the
And the child Samuel ministered unto the Lord before Eli. 1 Samuel 3:1. Young as he was when brought to minister in the tabernacle, Samuel had even then duties to perform in the service of God, according to his capacity.
They hearkened not unto the voice of their father. 1 Samuel 2:25. Eli was priest and judge in Israel. He held the highest and most responsible positions among the people of God. As a man divinely chosen for the sacred
And the children of Joseph spake unto Joshua, saying, Why hast thou given me but one lot and one portion to inherit? Joshua 17:14. Another claim concerning the division of the land revealed a spirit widely different from that of
And they brought up an evil report of the land which they had searched unto the children of Israel. Numbers 13:32. The Lord commanded Moses to send men to search the land of Canaan, which He would give unto the
And the whole congregation of the children of Israel murmured against Moses and Aaron in the wilderness. Exodus 16:2. Many look back to the Israelites, and marvel at their unbelief and murmuring, feeling that they themselves would not have been