What is the secret place in Psalms 91?
There is a secret place in the presence of God, and it is a place that we can ABIDE in. It is a place that everyone does not go, but it is completely accessible by the blood of the Lamb. As we saw in Psalm 27 – the place of His presence is where strength is found.
How can I dwell in the secret place of God?
Dwelling in the secret place, is our quiet time of prayer. We are to pray daily. When Jesus taught the disciples to pray and said the part about “give us this day our daily bread”, that tells me we must pray daily. If we want to abide under His shadow, protected, we must stay in prayer.
How does Psalm 91 relate to safeguarding?
It is a corporate prayer, which implies a collective responsibility. It is a provocation to act and a powerful reminder that, in the end, we are ‘the shelter of the Most High … the shade of the Almighty’ (v. 1) and, as such, that safeguarding is a present responsibility we share. Christ has no body now but yours.
What are the benefits of dwelling in the secret place?
The benefits of dwelling in God’s secret place include:
- Closer fellowship with God (James 4:7-8)
- Living a holy life becomes possible (Isaiah 6:1-5).
- Self assessment of our faith will be enhanced (2 Corinthians 13:5).
- Fruit of the spirit takes root and grows (Galatians 5:22).
What does under the shadow mean?
The definition of under the shadow of is protected by, or in danger of something. An example of under the shadow of is a celebrity being protected by a team of body guards.
What does God’s rest mean?
What is God’s rest? 1 The rest God is talking about is not rest from your daily work or physically exhausted when you have worked hard. It is that profound peace that God gives to those who love and obey Him regardless of circumstances. It is peace that involves the whole faculty as the Bible Dictionary stipulates.