Passion for Praise: 'You Did not Abandon Them'

Saturday, October 10, 1998

You are a God of forgiveness, gracious and merciful, slow to become angry, and rich in unfailing love. You did not abandon them...
— Nehemiah 9:17 NLT

More Passion for Praise

"Though the LORD is great, he cares for the humble, but he keeps his distance from the proud."
"Then Moses and the people of Israel sang this song to the LORD: "I will sing to the LORD, for he has triumphed gloriously; he has hurled both horse..."
"Though I am surrounded by troubles, you will protect me [O LORD] from the anger of my enemies. You reach out your hand, and the power of you right..."
"And so, Lord, where do I put my hope? My only hope is in you. Rescue me from my rebellion. Do not let fools mock me."

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Illustration of Nehemiah 9:17 NLT — You are a God of forgiveness, gracious and merciful, slow to become angry, and rich in unfailing love. You did not abandon them...

About This Devotional

Passion for Praise is a daily devotional consisting of a passage of Scripture that emphasizes praise to our God.