Psalm 23:4-5 Comparing HCSB Nurse’s, NLT New Believer’s Greg Laurie, NRSV HarperCollins SB, NCV ICB Word,

Psalm 23:4-5 HCSB Nurse’s Even when I go through the darkest valley, fear no danger, for you are with me; your rod and your staff–they comfort me.

You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; you anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows.

Psalm 3:3-6 HCSB Nurse’s But you, LORD, are a shield around me, my glory, and the one who lifts up my head.

I cry aloud to the LORD, and he answers me from his holy mountain. Selah

lie down and sleep; wake again because the LORD sustains me.

will not be afraid of thousands of people who have taken their stand against me on every side.

My Stronghold

Psalm 27:1-3 HCSB Nurse’s The LORD is my light and my salvation–whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life–whom should I dread?

When evildoers came against me to devour my flesh, my foes and my enemies stumbled and fell.

Though an army deploys against me, my heart will not be afraid; though a war breaks out against me, will still be confident.

Isaiah 43:2-4 HCSB Nurse’s will be with you when you pass through the waters, and when you pass through the rivers, they will not overwhelm you. You will not be scorched when you walk through the fire, and the flame will not burn you.

For am the LORD your God, the Holy One of Israel, and your Savior. I have given Egypt as a ransom for you, Cush and Seba in your place.

Because you are precious in my sight and honored, and love you, will give people in exchange for you and nations instead of your life.

Psalm 23:4-5 NLT New Believer’s Greg Laurie Even when walk through the darkest valley, will not be afraid, for you are close beside me. Your rod and your staff protect and comfort me.

You prepare a feast for me in the presence of my enemies. You honor me by anointing my head with oil. My cup overflows with blessings.

Psalm 3:3-6 NLT New Believer’s Greg Laurie But you, O LORD, are a shield around me; you are my glory, the one who holds my head high.

cried out to the LORD, and he answered me from his holy mountain.  Interlude

lay down and slept, yet woke up in safety, for the LORD was watching over me.

am not afraid of ten thousand enemies who surround me on every side.

Psalm 27:1-3 NLT New Believer’s Greg Laurie The LORD is my light and my salvation–so why should be afraid? The LORD is my fortress, protecting me from danger, so why should tremble?

When evil people come to devour me, when my enemies and foes attack me, they will stumble and fall.

Though a mighty army surrounds me, my heart will not be afraid. Even if am attacked, will remain confident.

Isaiah 43:2-4 NLT New Believer’s Greg Laurie When you go through deep waters, will be with you. When you go through rivers of difficulty, you will not drown. When you walk through the fire of oppression, you will not be burned up; the flames will not consume you.

For am the LORD, your God, the Holy One of Israel, your Savior. gave Egypt as a ransom for your freedom; gave Ethiopia and Seba in your place.

Others were given in exchange for you. traded their lives for yours because you are precious to me. You are honored, and I love you.

Psalm 23:4-5 NRSV HarperCollins SB Even though walk through the darkest valley, I fear no evil; for you are with me; your rod and your staff–they comfort me.

You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; you anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows.

Psalms 3:3-6 NRSV HarperCollins SB But you, O LORD, are a shield around me, my glory, and the one who lifts up my head.

I cry aloud to the LORD, and he answers me from his holy hill.     Selah

lie down and sleep; wake again, for the LORD sustains me.

I am not afraid of ten thousands of people who have set themselves against me all around.

Triumphant Song of Confidence

Psalm 27:1-3 NRSV HarperCollins SB The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall be afraid?

When evildoers assail me to devour my flesh–my adversaries and foes–they shall stumble and fall.

Though an army encamp against me, my heart shall not fear; though war rise up against me, yet will be confident.

Isaiah 43:2-4 NRSV HarperCollins SB When you pass through the waters, will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall not be burned, and the flame shall not consume you.’

For am the LORD your God, the Holy One of Israel, your Savior. give Egypt as your ransom, Ethiopia and Seba in exchange for you.

Because you are precious in my sight, and honored, and love you. give people in return for you, nations in exchange for your life.

Psalm 23:4-5 NCV ICB Word R=Even if walk through a very dark valley, will not be afraid because you are with me. Your rod and your walking stick comfort me.

You prepare a meal for me in front of my enemies. You pour oil on my head. You give me more than can hold.

Psalms 3:3-6 NCV ICB Word But, Lord, you are my shield. You are my wonderful God who gives me courage.

will pray to the Lord. And he will answer me from his holy mountain.

I can lie down and go to sleep. And will wake up again because the Lord protects me.

Thousands of enemies may surround me. But am not afraid.

A Song of Trust in God

Psalm 27:1-3 NCV ICB Word The Lord is my light and the one who saves me. I fear no one. The Lord protects my life. I am afraid of no one.

Evil people may try to destroy my body. My enemies and those who hate me attack me. But they are overwhelmed and defeated.

If an army surrounds me, will not be afraid. If war breaks out, will trust the Lord.

Isaiah 43:2-4 NCV ICB Word When you pass through the waters, will be with you. When you cross rivers, you will not drown.  When you walk through fire, you will not be burned. The flames will not hurt you.

This is because I, the LORD, am your God. I, the Holy One of Israel, am your Savior. gave Egypt to pay for you. gave Cush and Seba to make you mine.

You are precious to me. give you honor, and I love you. So will give other people in your place. will give other nations to save your life.