They shall not be ashamed in the evil time, And in the days of famine they shall be satisfied.
Then the Lord appeared to him and said: “Do not go down to Egypt; live in the land of which I shall tell you. 3 Dwell in this land, and I will be with you and bless you; for to you and your descendants I give all these lands, and I will perform the oath which I swore to Abraham your father.
Your word is a lamp to my feet And a light to my path.
Direct my steps by Your word, And let no iniquity have dominion over me.
He has delivered us from the domain of darkness and transferred us to the kingdom of his beloved Son
for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,
For all who are led by the Spirit of God are sons[a] of God.
Wait for the Lord; be strong, and let your heart take courage; wait for the Lord
Every place that the sole of your foot will tread upon I have given to you, just as I promised to Moses.
and being fully persuaded that, what he had promised, he was able also to perform.
And they shall build houses, and inhabit them; and they shall plant vineyards, and eat the fruit of them. They shall not build, and another inhabit; they shall not plant, and another eat: for as the days of a tree are the days of my people, and mine elect shall long enjoy the work of their hands.
and, lo, I am with you alway, even unto the end of the world. Amen.
And the Lord was with Joseph, and he was a prosperous man;
The keeper of the prison looked not to any thing that was under his hand; because the Lord was with him, and that which he did, the Lord made it to prosper.
for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee.
When thou passest through the waters, I will be with thee; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee: when thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt not be burned; neither shall the flame kindle upon thee.
What shall we then say to these things? If God be for us, who can be against us
Nay, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him that loved us.
And in thy seed shall all the nations of the earth be blessed; because thou hast obeyed my voice.
Likewise also the cup after supper, saying, This cup is the new testament in my blood, which is shed for you.
Hebrews 10:16, Jeremiah 31:33
This is the covenant that I will make with them after those days, saith the Lord, I will put my laws into their hearts, and in their minds will I write them; I will be their God, and they will be my people.
Then Isaac sowed in that land, and received in the same year an hundredfold: and the Lord blessed him. 13 And the man waxed great, and went forward, and grew until he became very great:
Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap. 8 For he that soweth to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption; but he that soweth to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting
The just shall live by faith.
Eccelesiastes 11:3-5 (MSG)
When the clouds are full of water, it rains. When the wind blows down a tree, it lies where it falls. Don’t sit there watching the wind. Do your own work. Don’t stare at the clouds. Get on with your life. Just as you’ll never understand the mystery of life forming in a pregnant woman, So you’ll never understand the mystery at work in all that God does.
2 Corinthians 5:7
for we walk by faith, not by sight
Genesis 26:15-22 (meditation on life of Isaac in famine time)
…and he called the name of it Rehoboth; and he said, For now the Lord hath made room for us, and we shall be fruitful in the land.
For God speaketh once, yea twice, yet man perceiveth it not. 15 In a dream, in a vision of the night, when deep sleep falleth upon men, in slumberings upon the bed; 16 then he openeth the ears of men, and sealeth their instruction
1 Corinthians 1:9
God is faithful, by whom ye were called unto the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.
When God is with you, his favour will work for you in unfavorable circumstances. God has made room for you and you shall be fruitful. This crisis is for your Increase. God bless you.