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Oh Heavenly Father, All Glorious!
If thou wilt not observe to do all the words of this law that are written in this book, that thou mayest fear this glorious and fearful name, THE LORD THY GOD;
Give me the strength to walk the pathway you have set before me.
O turn unto me, and have mercy upon me; give thy strength unto thy servant, and save the son of thine handmaid.
Yea, the door is open and the gate flung wide that leads to the pathway of
Luke 13:24 Strive to enter in at the strait gate: for many, I say unto you, will seek to enter in, and shall not be able.
25 When once the master of the house is risen up, and hath shut to the door, and ye begin to stand without, and to knock at the door, saying, Lord, Lord, open unto us; and he shall answer and say unto you, I know you not whence ye are:
26 Then shall ye begin to say, We have eaten and drunk in thy presence, and thou hast taught in our streets.
27 But he shall say, I tell you, I know you not whence ye are; depart from me, all ye workers of iniquity.
But it is not an easy pathway and its way is hard.
Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.
2 Timothy 2:15
Matthew 13:20 But he that received the seed into stony places, the same is he that heareth the word, and anon with joy receiveth it;
21 Yet hath he not root in himself, but dureth for a while: for when tribulation or persecution ariseth because of the word, by and by he is offended.
Its incline is steep, very steep.
Remembering without ceasing your work of faith, and labour of love, and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, in the sight of God and our Father;
1 Thessalonians 1:3
Weakness fills my bones and wariness tires my soul.
Therefore I was left alone, and saw this great vision, and there remained no strength in me: for my comeliness was turned in me into corruption, and I retained no strength.
Grant me strength, Oh Lord.
The LORD God is my strength, and he will make my feet like hinds' feet, and he will make me to walk upon mine high places. To the chief singer on my stringed instruments.
Endue to me a portion of Your Spirit of Power and Might that I may walk that
difficult pathway of Glory.
He giveth power to the faint; and to them that have no might he increaseth strength.
Uplift me by Your Hand of Power, Oh Lord.
Pull me out of the net that they have laid privily for me: for thou art my strength.