Therefore, brothers and sisters, stand firm and hold on to the traditions that we taught you, whether by speech or by letter. Now may our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and by grace gave us eternal comfort and good hope, encourage your hearts and strengthen you in every good thing you do or say.
Here Paul encourages the church at Thessalonica to stand firm. Throughout the bible people are encouraged to stand firm here are a few examples, Exodus 14:13 ,2 Chronicles 20:17 ,Psalm 33:11
We stand firm by seeking the Lord and being willing to trust Him and praise Him in the face of whatever may come against us. His love never fails. ... See MoreSee Less