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Give Me Your Heart

 Give Me your heart

"for the LORD seeth not as man seeth; for man looketh on the outward appearance, but the LORD looketh on the heart." (1 Samuel 16:7b)

"My son, give Me thine heart." (Proverbs 23:26)
A "willing" heart (Exodus 35:5)
which acts spontaneously and gladly, not out of necessity.

A "perfect" heart (1 Chronicles 29:9)
sincere, genuine, upright.

A "tender" heart (2 Chronicles 34:27)
yielding and pliable, the opposite of hard and stubborn.

A "broken" heart (Psalm 34:18)
sorrowing over all failure and sin.

A "united" heart (Psalm 86:11)
all the affections centered on God.

An "enlarged" heart (Psalm 119:32)
delighting in every part of Scripture, and loving all God's people.

A "sound" heart (Proverbs
14:30)right in both doctrine and practice.

A "merry" heart (Proverbs
15:15)rejoicing in the Lord always.

A "pure" heart (Matthew 5:8)
hating all evil.

An "honest and good heart" (Luke
8:15)free from deceit and hypocrisy, willing to be searched through and through by the Word.

A "single" heart (Ephesians 6:5)
desiring only God's glory.

A "true" heart (Hebrews
10:22)genuine in all its dealings with God.

Above all else, guard your heart, for it affects everything you do.
Keep thy heart with all diligence; for out of it are the issues of life. (Proverbs 4:23)
(Arthur W. Pink)

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