Podcast E31 - God's Sovereignty and Our Plans

May 21, 2024

(A) God's Sovereignty Over All Things

10:22 The blessing of the LORD makes rich, and he adds no sorrow with it.

15:3 The eyes of the LORD are in every place, keeping watch on the evil and the good.

16:33 The lot is cast into the lap, but its every decision is from the LORD.

18:10 The name of the LORD is a strong tower; the righteous man runs into it and is safe.

20:12 The hearing ear and the seeing eye, the LORD has made them both.

20:27 The spirit of man is the lamp of the LORD, searching all his innermost parts.

20:28 Steadfast love and faithfulness preserve the king, and by steadfast love his throne is upheld.

21:1 The king's heart is a stream of water in the hand of the LORD; he turns it wherever he will.

21:30 No wisdom, no understanding, no counsel can avail against the LORD.

22:2 The rich and the poor meet together; the LORD is the Maker of them all.

22:12 The eyes of the LORD keep watch over knowledge, but he overthrows the words of the traitor.

29:26 Many seek the face of a ruler, but it is from the LORD that a man gets justice.


(B) Submitting Our Plans to God's Sovereignty

16:1 The plans of the heart belong to man, but the answer of the tongue is from the LORD.

16:2 All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes, but the LORD weighs the spirit.

16:3 Commit your work to the LORD, and your plans will be established.

16:9 The heart of man plans his way, but the LORD establishes his steps.

19:21 Many are the plans in the mind of a man, but it is the purpose of the LORD that will stand.

20:18 Plans are established by counsel; by wise guidance wage war.

20:24 A man's steps are from the LORD; how then can man understand his way?

21:5 The plans of the diligent lead surely to abundance, but everyone who is hasty comes only to poverty.

21:31 The horse is made ready for the day of battle, but the victory belongs to the LORD.