This post was originally titled “The Presence of the Lord.”
Acts 2:28 (quoting Psalm 16:11 below) – “…YOU WILL MAKE ME FULL OF GLADNESS WITH YOUR PRESENCE.”
Acts 3:19, 20, 21 – “…in order that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord…”
2 Thessalonians 1:9, 10 – “These will pay the penalty of eternal destruction, away from the presence of the Lord and from the glory of His power, when He comes to be glorified in His saints on that day…” – Note the contrast between those who bask in the presence of the Lord and those who do not seek it.
James 4:10 – “Humble yourselves in the presence of the Lord, and He will exalt you.”
Psalm 16:11 (quoted in Acts 2:28 above) – “…in Your presence is fullness of joy…”
Psalm 139:7 – “Where can I go from Your Spirit? Or where can I flee from Your presence?”