Truth is all the Righteous want, but False teachers try to corrupt the Righteous

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Psalm 3 New International Version (NIV)

Psalm 3[a]

A psalm of David. When he fled from his son Absalom.

1 Lord, how many are my foes!
How many rise up against me!
2 Many are saying of me,
“God will not deliver him.”[b]
3 But you, Lord, are a shield around me,
my glory, the One who lifts my head high.
4 I call out to the Lord,
and he answers me from his holy mountain.
5 I lie down and sleep;
I wake again, because the Lord sustains me.
6 I will not fear though tens of thousands
assail me on every side.
7 Arise, Lord!
Deliver me, my God!
Strike all my enemies on the jaw;
break the teeth of the wicked.
8 From the Lord comes deliverance.
May your blessing be on your people.

Footnotes:

[a] Psalm 3:1 In Hebrew texts 3:1-8 is numbered 3:2-9.
[b] Psalm 3:2 The Hebrew has Selah (a word of uncertain meaning) here and at the end of verses 4 and 8.

Thoughts 2

One of the toughest challenges of mankind is the ability to differentiate and evaluate priorities, obligations, what decision to make next, and which decisions will effect you in which possible ways, not to mention the countless alternatives to how your life might turn out because of one small decision or moment of indecisiveness…