The Cloud of God was over The Dwelling during the day and the fire was in it at night, visible to all the Israelites in all their travels.
what an assurance of your presence, lord! thank you that by your spirit we can see you with eyes of faith with us at all times in all our travels! thank you for such a specific promise of protection, provision, security and covering! thank you lord that your presence always goes before us, thank you that you never fail, you always come through every single time, your grace never ends, your mercy never stops, your word keeps on doing its wonderful deed. thank you lord that we can count on you for our safety - physically and spiritually! thank you for taking great care of our inner man, strengthening us with your joy everyday and blessing us with your direction. thank you for taking great care of us physically, making sure that this vessel you gave us is healthy, protected and fully maximized to do the wonderful works you have written for us. thank you lord, praise you!