Now the "Note" reader reviews the 3 principles and command.
Praise is acknowledging God’s character and way. It is stating who He is and what He does.
As you bring sins into the light, Satan and your flesh lose their grip. What a relief! (1John 1:6-7)
Jesus commands us to rejoice in persecution (Matthew 5:2)
Who will pray the benediction from Numbers 6:24-27?
“The LORD bless thee, and keep thee; The LORD make his face shine upon thee, and be gracious unto thee; The LORD lift up his countenance upon thee, and give thee peace” (And they shall put my name upon the children of Israel, and I will bless them.)
All say "So be it" or I agree or Amen.