But you remain the same, and your years will never end ( Psalm 102:27 ).
Always nailed in a sure place, never corroding and failing.
I will fasten him as a nail in a sure place,.... In a strong part of
the wall or timber, where it shall not fail, or be removed, or cut down,
and so let drop what is hung upon it.
All of us can depend on Him.
In eastern houses, rows of large spikes were built up in the walls.
Upon these the moveables and utensils were hung.
Our Lord Jesus is as a nail in a sure place.
That soul cannot perish, nor that concern fall to the ground, which is by faith hung upon Christ.
Kingdom is an everlasting one, and his truths and ordinances unshaken
and immovable: the sure place in which he is fixed is both his church,
where he is the everlasting Head, Husband, and Savior of it; and
heaven, where he is, and will be retained, until the time of the
restitution of all things:
He will set before the believer an open door, which no man can shut, and bring both body and soul to eternal glory.
those who neglect so great salvation will find, that when he shutteth
none can open, whether it be shutting out from heaven, or shutting up in
hell for ever.
is the brightness of his Father's glory; and, to them that believe, he
is an honor; he is on a glorious throne Himself, and he will bring all
his Father's family to sit with him on the same throne.