Be Strong And Courageous
Scripture: Joshua 1:9
Time Signature: 3/4
Hymn Status: Partnership (An agreement between the hymn writer and R.J. Stevens Music, LLC.)
1. The hymn writer does not want this hymn and its arrangement altered in any way.
2. The hymn writer does not want this hymn accompanied with instrumental music.
Ephesians 5:19; Colossians 3:16
Verse 1: Be strong and courageous, you hosts of the Lord! Rise up for the battle, and gird on your swords! The land of His promise is yours now by right; Take all He has given; go forth to the fight!
Verse 2: Be strong and courageous, thru God you will win, tho’ great be the armies of error and sin. Your Captain will lead you to conquer the land; His arm cannot fail you, and they cannot stand.
Verse 3: Be strong and courageous, consider His law; regard it with rev’rence; perform it with awe. Be careful to follow all God has decreed. For then He will bless you, and you will succceed.
Chorus: Be strong and courageous, and conquer the foe! The Lord God is with you wherever you go!
Coda: Be strong and courageous, Be strong and courageous, Be strong and courageous.