. Because even in the midst of troubles we can find everything we need in God. I pour out my complaint before him; before him I tell my trouble. So look, as our protection, our God will protect us from everything that will turn out in the end for our harm or destruction. Help them get to the end of themselves when they recognize their need for Him and trust Him more.
They lived as if things, possessions, materials were their treasures. Romans 8 lays out the most awful things we can imagine happening to us, including death. And he expected that this God would hear him this time as well. His life is in jeopardy. Desperate Need David again is telling God how he feels.
And similar to my son, we sometimes look for ways to cope with our troubles. When my spirit grows faint within me, it is you who know my way. Many of us have been running to the wrong things. Snares Everywhere David looked, Saul was hiding snares for him. That should anger us and grieve us. Having established himself as a fixture on the American Smooth Jazz radio and touring scene with his prior Trippin N' Rhythm projects, Silk may well want to begin speaking with a real estate agent as 'All We Need' will surely elevate the demands for his time and talents here on American soil.
How about what God did at The Red Sea? I pour out my complaint before him; before him I tell my trouble. You may not see Him as your true reward. He calls His own to just believe That Jesus Christ is all we need. Complaining We can learn from the way David prays. Batman, Superman, Spiderman, Monkeyman… just seeing if you were still paying attention. Christian, do you pray with this knowledge? What about in the life of Joseph? He actually does the opposite. Now saying that God is all that we really need is not to say all of our other needs disappear.
He sees this as another opportunity for God to show Himself off. And we see it all over the Scriptures. We come to Him for all we need. Can God be a house for us? One rapper, in a song called Dear God, talked about prayer like this. He knew that all he really needed was Christ. This world will soon go up in flame.
Our Rock is firm, our Hope secure. He knew God had promised to be with them. Our confidence will be the same, For God Himself will be our creed, And He is all, and all we need. They will not protect us from destruction. Below is the manuscript from that message. And God answered my prayer.
Never done that before, but hey, it's Oli Silk, because you know, OliSilk. Do you want to know the secret? Does your desire and pursuit of money, make your pursuit of God look lame and lackluster? He has not promised to be your treasure or your deliverer. Think about it like this. Better yet, where do you run in times of trouble? We can get hit by the storm, but we cannot be destroyed. This is not a tactic to expose you babe I'm just trying to see you in your moment baby No this is not a tactic to expose you babe I'm just, I'm just trying to see you I could be down on it You could be all we need I could be down on it You could be all we need I was thinking you and I could Skip the part where we small talk each other Turn the beat up, turn it real loud Turn the beat up, turn it real loud Hold me to my word this time I'm gonna take another ride Call me on my bitter side Call me on my cell at night Take it to the limit babe Don't ask me to commit a thing If no one gets hurt, what was it worth What was it worth, what was it worth I could be down on it You could be all we need I could be down on it You could be all we need. And praise God that your greatest need has already been met in Christ.
Joy Not Based on Money In light of this, our joy cannot be contingent on our bank accounts. Psalm 50:15 God reveals Himself over and over again in Scripture as a deliverer. Why did He let that happen? And family has shunned you. We need the kind of rock solid confidence in God, that works hard to provide, but that also trusts God more than money. Is prayer a real interaction with God or are you just throwing words up at the ceiling? This is how David feels.
His holy heart now beats within. He has not promised protection. Here he makes clear why he wants to be delivered, why he wants to be set free — because He wants to praise God as His deliverer. He threw a spear at him and tried to pin him to the wall. The documentary was about athletes who at one time were millionaires, but found themselves absolutely broke. We feel like our entire lives are a mess. It would be depressing if this Psalm ended here.
Well, I know that everybody here today has bigger problems than sleeping alone in a room. And He knows that when He needs someone to care for him, he should run to God. But if you have God, be encouraged. David knows God is his friend and that God will care for him. David feels that desperate need and it leads him to cry out to God. Saul gave him his daughter purposely, as a snare to him.