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The Child's Cry In Wakefulness and the Father's answer By

Peace and Rest

Abide with us; for it is toward evening, and

the day is far spent.-Luke 24:29. My presence shall go with thee, and I will give thee rest.—Ex. 33: 14.

Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you.—John 14:27.

The God of peace.—Rom. 15:33.

Wearisome nights are appointed to me.-Job

7:3. There shall be no night there; and they need no candle, neither light of the sun; for the Lord God giveth them light.-Rev. 22:5.

I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the Lord, thoughts of peace, and not of evil.-Jer. 29:11.

At midnight I will rise to give thanks unto

thee.-Psa. 119: 62. Great peace have they which love thy law : and nothing shall offend them.-Psa. 119: 165.

I will hear what God the Lord will speak: for He will speak peace unto his people and to his saints.-Psa. 85:8.

Peace, peace to him that is far off and to him that is near, saith the Lord.—Isa. 57:19. Where is God my maker, who giveth songs in

the night?- Job 35: 10. Commune with your own heart upon your bed, and be still.-Psa. 4:4.

The day is Thine, the night also is Thine.Psa. 74: 16.

Whether we wake or sleep, we should live together with Him.-1 Thess. 5: 10. When I awake, I am still with Thee.-Psa.

139:18. Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on Thee: because he trusteth in Thee.--Isa. 26:3.

And the work of righteousness shall be peace; and the effect of righteousness, quietness and assurance for ever.

And my people shall dwell in a peaceable habitation and in sure dwellings and in quiet resting-places.—Isa. 32:17, 18. My bones are pierced in me in the night sea

son: and my sinews take no rest.-Job

30:17. Thou shalt not be afraid for the terror by night; . . . For he shall give his angels charge over thee, to keep thee in all thy ways. -Psa. 91:5, II.

For thus saith the Lord God, the Holy One of Israel, in returning and rest shall ye be saved; in quietness and in confidence shall be your strength.—Isa. 30:15.

Grace be unto you, and peace, from Him which is, and which was, and which is to come.-Rev. 1:4.

My sore ran in the night, and ceased not; my

soul refused to be comforted.-Psa. 77: 2. Weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.-Psa. 30:5.

The Lord lift up his countenance upon thee and give thee peace.-Num. 6:26.

Thou holdest mine eyes waking: I am so

troubled that I cannot speak.-Psa. 77:4. Come unto Me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn of Me; for I am meek and lowly in heart; and ye shall find rest unto your souls.—Matt. 11:28, 29.

The peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.—Phil. 4:7.

The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake.

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.

Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over. Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the Lord for ever.—Psa. 23.

When I lie down, I say, When shall I arise,

and the night be gone? and I am full of tossings to and fro unto the dawning of

the day.- Job. 7:4. The Lord shall give thee rest from thy sorrow and from thy fear.—Isa. 14:3.

My soul waiteth for the Lord more than they

that watch for the morning: I say, more than they that watch for the morning.-

Psa. 130:6. There remaineth therefore a rest to the people of God.-Heb. 4:9.

In His days shall the righteous flourish; and abundance of peace so long as the moon endureth.—Psa. 72:7.

I am weary with my groaning; all the night

make I my bed to swim; I water my

couch with my tears.—Psa. 6:6. The Lord will bless his people with peace. - Psa. 29:II.

For He is our peace.-Eph. 2:14. With my soul have I desired thee in the

night, yea, with my spirit within me will

I seek thee early.- Isa. 26:9. Thou compassest my path and my lying down, and art acquainted with all my ways. If I say, Surely the darkness shall cover me, even the night shall be light about me. Yea, the darkness hideth not from Thee; but the night shineth as the day: the darkness and the light are both alike to Thee.—Psa. 139: 3, II, 12. I remember Thee upon my bed, and meditate

on thee in the night watches.-Psa. 63:6. This is the rest wherewith ye may cause the weary to rest; and this is the refreshing.Isa. 28: 12. I call to remembrance my song in the night:

I commune with mine own heart: and my

spirit made diligent search.-Psa. 77:6. Lord, thou wilt ordain peace for us.-Isa. 26:12.

Let the peace of God rule in your hearts,

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