Don’t know what to do when you are facing a battle?
Is your default to fight back?
Get out of it?
Be anxious and worry?
Try to solve it?
The Bible talks about many times that we feel overwhelmed, facing trials of all kinds.
Our first reaction should be as believers is to STAND STILL and worship.
That’s right! - put God first in everything and he will be your paths straight.
Read all about King Jehoshaphat in 2 Chronicles 20 on what “strategy” he used to defeat a mighty army- you will be surprise about what his first reaction is as and what God’s solution to the problem was.
Read more verses about standing still and worshipping God admits the battle that you face.
He says, “Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.”
And Moses said unto them, Stand still, and I will hear what the LORD will command concerning you.
And Moses said unto the people, Fear ye not, stand still, and see the salvation of the LORD, which he will shew to you to day: for the Egyptians whom ye have seen to day, ye shall see them again no more for ever.
Then spake Joshua to the LORD in the day when the LORD delivered up the Amorites before the children of Israel, and he said in the sight of Israel, Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon; and thou, Moon, in the valley of Ajalon.
And the sun stood still, and the moon stayed, until the people had avenged themselves upon their enemies. Is not this written in the book of Jasher? So the sun stood still in the midst of heaven, and hasted not to go down about a whole day.
2 Chronicles 20:17
Ye shall not need to fight in this battle: set yourselves, stand ye still, and see the salvation of the LORD with you, O Judah and Jerusalem: fear not, nor be dismayed; to morrow go out against them: for the LORD will be with you.
📣📣What are your other favorite verses about waiting in God in the midst of the battle?