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What do you call someone who is very aware of their surroundings?

acquainted, alive to, appreciative, apprised, attentive, au courant, clued-up (informal) cognizant, conscious, conversant, enlightened, familiar, hip (slang) informed, in the picture, keeping one’s finger on the pulse, knowing, knowledgeable, mindful, sensible, sentient, wise (slang)

: a real dispute between parties with true adverse legal interests based on facts existing at the time the suit is brought.

What is the secret place according to Psalm 91?

Looking over Psalm 91 we see promise after promise of His protection for us, but verse 1 holds the secret to the promises: Dwell in the secret place, which simply means to seek Him; draw near to Him.

What can we learn from Psalm 91?

I think Zondervan NIV Study Bible wonderfully described Psalm 91 as a “glowing testimony to the security of those who trust in God.” Indeed, Psalms 91 is God’s way of telling us that whoever runs to Him and seeks His divine protection will be saved from calamity and destruction.

What does Psalm 92 say?

It is a good thing to give thanks unto the LORD, and to sing praises unto thy name, O most High: To shew forth thy lovingkindness in the morning, and thy faithfulness every night, Upon an instrument of ten strings, and upon the psaltery; upon the harp with a solemn sound.

What does the 23rd Psalm mean?

Interpretation of themes Psalm 23 portrays God as a good shepherd, feeding (verse 1) and leading (verse 3) his flock. The “rod and staff” (verse 4) are also the implements of a shepherd. MacMillan also notes that verse 6 (“Goodness and mercy shall follow me”) reminds him of two loyal sheepdogs coming behind the flock.

If you have ever attended a funeral service, you have almost certainly heard the reading of Psalm 23. It’s quite possibly the most famous psalm in the Bible (and there are 150 of them!), almost certainly because of its connection to funerals and ultimately death.

Why is Psalm 23 used at funerals?

While Christian Evangelist Luis Palau agrees that the text offers personal reassurance, he contends that the psalm is better suited to dealing with present, worldly matters than with death. Palau interprets the phrase “the valley of the shadow of death” as a the gloom of fear and distress cast over life.

Why is Death Valley so dangerous?

The valley, so named by pioneers who barely survived its hostile landscape in the 1800s, has seen many deaths over the years due to heatstroke and dehydration. Dehydration can cause disorientation and confusion which, in a vast, dry desert full of steep cliffs, can prove fatal.

What is the shadow of death in Psalm 23?

It can be easily understood if most Christians believe “the valley of the shadow of death” is an expression without an actual location, as found in Psalm 23:4 “Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.” And while the …

Is there a valley of the shadow of death in Israel?

In Israel there’s actually a valley called “The Shadow of Death.” I’m told it’s a steep, dark, and narrow canyon where the sun only reaches it when it is directly overhead. David may have led his sheep up this valley. There is also the Valley of Shittim. Today it’s the place where the Dead Sea resides.