Psalm 138 Common English Bible (CEB)
138 I give thanks to you with all my heart, Lord.[a]
4 Let all the earth’s rulers give thanks to you, Lord,
7 Whenever I am in deep trouble,
Your faithful love lasts forever, Lord!
Matthew 7:7-12 Common English Bible (CEB)
Asking, seeking, knocking
7 “Ask, and you will receive. Search, and you will find. Knock, and the door will be opened to you. 8 For everyone who asks, receives. Whoever seeks, finds. And to everyone who knocks, the door is opened. 9 Who among you will give your children a stone when they ask for bread? 10 Or give them a snake when they ask for fish? 11 If you who are evil know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your heavenly Father give good things to those who ask him. 12 Therefore, you should treat people in the same way that you want people to treat you; this is the Law and the Prophets.