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Stand

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In all things, stand, steadfastly and sound.
Stand firm to hear vict’ry resound.
Stand up for righteousness, stand out in prayer (Mark 11:25); stand firm with courage in spite of despair. Stand your ground to conquer fear, stand firm to grasp God’s strength when near (Ephesians 6:13-14, 2 Thessalonians 2:15). Finally, stand at holy home’s gate, proclaiming the call to elevate our Lord and Savior through dwelling in presence, worshiping Him, His nature and essence (Jeremiah 7:1-3).
When versatile kisses the supernatural, standing stands in elite company. For to stand is to participate in the most powerful posture within surrendered relationship; however, scratching must occur beyond the surface to uncover its layered call. Adjoined to upright prerogative, standing expects greatness from outstretched hand (Isaiah 9: 12, 17), fixes eyes on the author and finisher of faith (Hebrews 12:1-2), marries intimacy with humility through prayer in the wings of prevailing power and inevitably stirs us…