Christian Articles for All of your Publishing Needs!
Translate this Page Here

Free Daily Devotional
and Verse for Your
Website or Blog


Member Login
Submit Articles
Manage Articles
Writer Benefits
Author Terms
Writer Help
More Writer Help

Recent Articles
Browse Articles
Search Articles
Search Writers

Ezines / Email Alerts
Manage Subscriptions
Terms of Service

Word Count: 295 Use Article For Free Send Article To Friend Print Article

The lord is our defense
4/04/2012 / Christian Living

With hurrying wings the mother bird hastens up to the protection of her young. She wastes no time on her journey to supply them with food or guard them from danger. Thus as the eagle, will the Lord come to the defense of His chosen; yea, He will ride upon the wings of the wind.
With outspread wings the mother covers her little ones in the nest. She hides them away by covering them with her own body. The hen yields her own warmth to her chicks and makes her wings a house, in which they dwell in safety. Thus doth Jehovah Himself become the protection of His elect, He Himself is our rock, our refuge, our abode, our all. He is our arc of safety.
As birds flying and covering their young ones, so will the Lord be unto us, faithfully and caringly. We shall be defended and preserved from all evil. Though we are exposed to all types of danger, we need not be afraid, for His Holy Spirit shall be our comfort. The Lord, who compares his actions to that of birds, will not be like them in their feebleness, for He is Jehovah Nissi, the Lord of hosts. No one can destroy Him, for He is an undefeated combative force to contend with.
He is our strength and our salvation. He turns our mourning into dancing and causes us to put off our sackcloth, as He girds us with gladness and gives us victory over our enemy.
Let this be our comfort, "Almighty God will be swift to succor and sure to cover", for His wing is quicker, safer and gentler than that of a bird. Therefore, we must put our trust in its protection and remain in its shadow forever.

June Morton, a retired Bookkeeper, who enjoy sharing inspirational thoughts with others

Article Source: WRITERS
If you died today, are you absolutely certain that you would go to heaven? You can be! Click here and TRUST JESUS NOW

Read more articles by   

Like reading Christian Articles? Check out some more options. Read articles in Main Site Articles, Most Read Articles or our highly acclaimed Challenge Articles. Read Great New Release Christian Books for FREE in our Free Reads for Reviews Program. Or enter a keyword for a topic in the search box to search our articles.

User Comments

The opinions expressed by authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion of

Hire a Christian Writer, Christian Writer Wanted, Christian Writer Needed, Christian Content Needed
Find a Christian Editor, Hire a Christian Editor, Christian Editor, Find a Christian Writer

Main FaithWriters Site | Acceptable Use Policy

By using this site you agree to our Acceptable Use Policy .

© All rights reserved. Free Reprint Articles - Your place for Christian articles, Christian poems, Christian stories and much more.