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12 days of gifts from Jonah - Day 6

**Day 6 (12/19): 6...Six words from a favorite hymn: STANDING ON THE PROMISES OF GOD. I remember singing this song especially as a child, and I remember how the words and melody were simple enough that our rather small Baptist congregation would belt it out at the top of our lungs. A simple message...we can trust our God, because HE follows through on his promises to us. And I will continue to rest in MY savior as my "all in all".
Standing on the promises of Christ my King! Through eternal ages let his praises ring! Glory in the highest, I will shout and sing! Standing on the promises of God.
(Refrain:) Standing, standing, standing on the promises of Christ my Savior! Standing, standing... I'm standing on the promises of God!
Standing on the promises that cannot fail, when the howling storms of doubt and fear assail, by the living Word of God I shall prevail, standing on the promises of God.
Standing on the promises I now can see, perfect, present cleansing in the blood for me, standing…