Notes From The Cove

 

Open Your Eyes

“Just open your eyes, and see how the wicked are punished. If you make the Lord your refuge, if you make the Most High your shelter, no evil will conquer you; no plague will come near your home” (Psalm 91:8-10, NLT). As we continue to look into Psalm 91, we focus on verses 8-10. First, remember the verse before: “Though a thousand fall at your side, though ten thousand are dying around you, these evils will not touch you” (Psalm 91:7). The Israelites escaped Pharaoh’s wrath. They would SEE first-hand God’s plagues afflict him and the Egyptians. Thousands had fallen. Ten thousands were dead. And even as the Egyptians began to chase them and the Israelites reached the red sea – they would watch with their own eyes – what God would do. “Just open your eyes, and see how the wicked are punished” (Psalm 91:8). God would part the sea making a way for them to escape. Then He dramatically closed…