Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you,
I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
- The Lord is giving you comfort, compassion, ease of your worries.
- If God has chosen you then you have nothing to fear!
“… for I am with you”
- God is your protector
- He is your defender.
“be not dismayed…”
- dismayed means “to see, to look”
- there is no reason to look for danger; instead be calm for He is with you
“… for I am your God”
- He will persevere and strengthen you.
- His power will always be forever and ever.
“I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you
- You will be able to bear all trials!
- He created the whole world! Of course he can uphold you!
“…with my righteous right hand.”
- He is faithful.
- He is reliable.
He is speaking to you with such tenderness and love!
He will help you! He is your Redeemer!