Jesus put you on a firm foundation, which is Himself and His teaching.

Jesus put you on a firm foundation, which is Himself and His teaching.

“Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a steadfast [kun=firmly established] spirit within me.” (Ps 51:10)

“Therefore whoever hears these sayings of Mine, and does them, I will liken him to a wise man who built his house on the rock: and the rain descended, the floods came, and the winds blew and beat on that house; and it did not fall, for it was founded on the rock.” (Matt 7:24-25)

“For no other foundation can anyone lay than that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.” (1Cor 3:11)

“having been built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ Himself being the chief cornerstone” (Eph 2:20)

“Now this, Yet once more, indicates the removal of those things that are being shaken, as of things that are made, that the things which cannot be shaken may remain.” (Heb 12:27)

“storing up for themselves a good foundation for the time to come, that they may lay hold on eternal life.” (1Tim 6:19)

“You rule the raging of the sea; when its waves rise, You still them.” (Ps 89:9)

“Then the waters would have overwhelmed us, the stream would have gone over our soul” (Ps 124:4)

“Therefore, since we are receiving a kingdom which cannot be shaken, let us have grace, by which we may serve God acceptably with reverence and godly fear.” (Heb 12:28)

“that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; that you, being rooted and grounded in love” (Eph 3:17)

“rooted and built up in Him and established in the faith, as you have been taught, abounding in it with thanksgiving.” (Col 2:7)

“you also, as living stones, are being built up a spiritual house, a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.” (2Pet 2:5)

Reading: Ps 51-53; 1Jn 1