You are my hiding place and my shield; I wait for Your word. Psalm 119:114 He who possesses faith in omnipotent God, dwells in an atmosphere of grace surrounded with the bodyguard of mercies. CH. Spurgeon, 1834-92

Depart from me, evildoers, That I may observe the commandments of my God. Psalm 119:115 The dangerous influence of fellowship with wicked men is but too evident from observation. From the extreme infirmity of our nature, it is the easiest thing in the world to contract pollution and catch infection. John Calvin, 1509-64, French reformer, theologian

Sustain me according to Your word, that I may live; And do not let me be ashamed of my hope. Psalm 119:116 We can’t hide struggles or doubts from God. We’ve got to battle through before Him. Steven J. Cole, Flagstaff Christian Fellowship Arizona

Let your love dictate how you deal with me; teach me from your textbook on life. Psalm 119:124 (Message) Chance is banished from the faith of Christians, for they see the hand of God in everything. Charles H. Spurgeon, 1834-92; British Reformed Baptist