Delight, Pleasure, Favor

He does not delight in the strength of the horse; He does not take pleasure in the legs of a man.  The Lord favors those who fear Him, Those who wait for His lovingkindness. Psalm 147:10-11 NASB He doesn’t take pleasure in the strength of horses. He doesn’t take delight … Read More

Delight in Freedom

They practice deceit, thieves break into houses, bandits rob in the streets; but they do not realize that I remember all their evil deeds. Their sins engulf them; they are always before me. “They delight the king with their wickedness, the princes with their lies.  They are all adulterers, burning like an … Read More

Steps Towards Delight

I’ve spent this month exploring much of what God says about delight in scripture. We began by defining delight and fleshing out the actions of humans that God delights in, but we moved on to how we are also called to delight in the Lord. The next step for me … Read More

Delight Yourself in Abundance

“Ho! Every one who thirsts, come to the waters;And you who have no money come, buy and eat.Come, buy wine and milk. Without money and without cost.“Why do you spend money for what is not bread,And your wages for what does not satisfy?Listen carefully to Me, and eat what is good,And delight yourself in abundance.“Incline your ear and come … Read More

He Rescued Me

  He brought me out into a spacious place;    he rescued me because he delighted in me. The Lord has dealt with me according to my righteousness;    according to the cleanness of my hands he has rewarded me.For I have kept the ways of the Lord; Psalm 18:19-21 (NIV) David understood God’s delight. He trusted that … Read More