I live in a hostile world. I call to God. To my heavenly Father I cry out.
God hears me. God answers my prayers. My cry brought me right into God’s very presence. I can have a private audience any time I want it.
God is ALWAYS faithful.
God is my rescuing knight. A mighty warrior strong and brave. I can run to God for my dear life. God is faithful.
The good news is that God is always faithful. That is just the way He is. He has always been patient, waiting for me to come back to Jesus and follow Him. God is good! God is in a good mood. God will see me through to the end.
Moses meant for the Israelites to draw two conclusions from God’s choice and redemption of them.
- The Master alone is God.
- He can control history, to raise up nations, and to bring them down.
- He is the faithful God.
The thousand generations are a proverbial expression meaning “endlessly” or “forever.” Though He will never abandon His covenant of love to Israel, rebellious individuals within the nation will be judged for their sin just as His enemies in other nations (those who hate Him) are judged by Him. Therefore, each individual Israelite needed to be careful to follow His commands.
- Deuteronomy 7:9 — 9 “Know therefore that the Master your God, He is God, the faithful God, who keeps His covenant and His lovingkindness to a thousandth generation with those who love Him and keep His commandments.”
- 1 Samuel 2:35 — 35 ‘But I will raise up for Myself a faithful priest who will do according to what is in My heart and in My soul; and I will build him an enduring house, and he will walk before My anointed always