Much of the Hebrew Bible or the Protocanonical Old Testament may have been assembled in the 5th century BCE.The five books are drawn from four "sources" (distinct schools of writers rather than individuals): the Priestly source, the Yahwist and the Elohist (these two are often referred to collectively as the "non-Priestly" source), and the Deuteronomist. It’s easy to feel scared when we’re faced with uncertainty and phantoms. it shines a light on how little control we have over a situation and holds it there. Dealing with anxiety used to cause me sleepless nights. And like many others, I looked for peace in anything outside of me. When I embraced Jesus Christ as my savior and thanked him for dying for my sins — and believed, truly, that he died for me — I realized there was no turning back. It’s not always easy because we live in a world of lies.I felt lost in the world to deal with my thoughts, worries and fears. Most of us don’t know what to do with the situations we find ourselves in. This is a great translation of James 1:5-8: If you don’t know what you’re doing, pray to the Father. You’ll get his help, and won’t be condescended to when you ask for it. People who ‘worry their prayers’ are like wind-whipped waves.Thou, even thou, art LORD alone; thou hast made heaven, the heaven of heavens, with all their host, the earth, and all things that are therein, the seas, and all that is therein, and thou preservest them all; and the host of heaven worshippeth thee.
Then the Levites, Jeshua, and Kadmiel, Bani, Hashabniah, Sherebiah, Hodijah, Shebaniah, and Pethahiah, said, Stand up and bless the LORD your God for ever and ever: and blessed be thy glorious name, which is exalted above all blessing and praise.This group of books, plus Deuteronomy, is called the "Deuteronomistic history" by scholars.The proposal that they made up a unified work was first advanced by Martin Noth in 1943, and has been widely accepted. Even though I thought I was stuck with the worst of the worst when it came to dealing with anxiety, God showed me the way to get through it.Don’t think you’re going to get anything from the Master that way, adrift at sea, keeping all your options open.Of course this title has an entire Bible chapter that matches it. It is he that sitteth upon the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grasshoppers; that stretcheth out the heavens as a curtain, and spreadeth them out as a tent to dwell in: That bringeth the princes to nothing; he maketh the judges of the earth as vanity. hast thou not heard, that the everlasting God, the LORD, the Creator of the ends of the earth, fainteth not, neither is weary? This is a lovely contemporary song whose title is not exactly – word for word -- from a Bible verse, however, I find that the title agrees with what Paul wrote in 2 Corinthians 12:9 about grace being sufficient.I find the following verse to be a great description of the song: (Revelation 4:8) And the four beasts had each of them six wings about him; and they were full of eyes within: and they rest not day and night, saying, Holy, holy, holy, LORD God Almighty, which was, and is, and is to come. I also like Psalm 23:2 and Lamentations -23 which closely resemble the lyrics.Today we are desperate for God’s wisdom on our sexuality.These Bible verses on sexual purity will get the conversation started on the right track. (Please note: I believe there are different levels of severity when it comes to anxiety and that we should use discernment on how we seek help. Today I meditate on His word when I want to turn toward Him, such as with these 17 Bible verses to calm your nerves.