Stand Firm and Hold Fast

Stand firm and hold fast
To the teachings you have heard
May God encourage and strengthen you 
In every good deed and word;
Pray that the gospel may spread
And be quickly received
May our faithful Lord build up
And protect those who believe
May the Lord direct your hearts
So God's love is more clear
May you, like Christ, 
By His grace and hope, 
Continue and persevere 
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Inspired by 2 Thessalonians 2:15-3:5

A Prophet's Calling

When false claims   To authority were silenced,   I saw the Lord, high and exalted    And the glory of His divineness    ...