46 God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. The world is unstable, but “the city of God”—His habitation—is established and secure (Psalm 46:4–6). 2 Therefore will not we fear, though the earth be removed, and though the mountains be carried into the midst of the sea; 3 Though the waters thereof roar and be troubled, though the mountains shake with the swelling thereof. The LORD is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer; my God, my strength, in whom I will trust; my buckler, and the horn of my salvation, and my high tower. Verse 1 says: "God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble." my God. “God is our refuge and our Strength,” was the message that Pastor Derrick Harkins delivered on Sunday, Sept. 11 at the 19th Street Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. {Verse 1} D D/F# Em7 God is our strength Asus4 A And re - fuge D D/F# Dmaj7/F# Our pre - sent Gsus2 G Gdim7 Help in trouble D/F# Bm F#m B7 And we therefore will not fear A/E A/C# Bm/D Though the earth E7 A G/A F#m/A Em/A Should change D/F# Bm7 Em7 Asus2+4 Though mountains shake and tremble Dmaj7 Gmaj7 C#m7+4 Though swirling floods C#m7 F#sus4 F#7 Are ra - ging Bm Adim7 G6 B7/F# Em God… 2. Selah. Therefore we will not fear though the earth gives way, though the mountains be moved into the heart of the sea, though its waters roar and foam, though the mountains tremble at its swelling. We can “ Psalm 43:4 Our God, thou art refuge, and virtue; helper in tribulations, that have found us greatly. No matter what happens in this world, God will be exalted, and those who are His will ultimately be safe (verses 10–11). O God, thou art our refuge, and our strength; a great helper in the midst of all the troubles, that have found us.) Psalm 46: 1, 2 God is Our Refuge and StrengthGod is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in times of trouble. because they take refuge in him. Psalm 46:1-3 ESV God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Psalm 46:1 To the chief Musician for the sons of Korah, A Song upon Alamoth. This is a comforting assurance that shows us God is our safety, strength, and help. He is our refuge, our strength, and an ever-present help in troubled times. In the hardships of this life, we find safety and rest in God. (To the overcomer, the song for the sons of Korah, for youths. 2 Therefore we will not fear though the earth gives way, though the mountains be moved into the heart of the sea, 3 though its waters roar and foam, though the mountains tremble at its swelling. I’m so staggeringly grateful for this verse.