A few encouraging thoughts from Psalm 37:

  • Trust in the Lord and do good. Then you will live safely in the land and prosper (vs.3).
  • Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you your heart’s desires (vs.4).
  • Commit everything you do to the Lord. Trust him, and he will help you (vs.5)
  • Be still in the presence of the Lord, and wait patiently for him to act (vs.7).
  • The Lord directs the steps of the godly. He delights in every detail of their lives. Though they stumble, they will never fall, for the Lord holds them by the hand (vs.23-34).
  • The godly will possess the land and will live there forever (vs.29).
  • Put your hope in the Lord. Travel steadily along his path. He will honor you by giving you the land (vs.35).