Christians, check it out. The word “steadfast” (adjective).
Resolutely or dutifully firm and unwavering.
synonyms: loyal, faithful, committed, devoted, dedicated, dependable, reliable, steady, true, constant, staunch, solid, trusty
1 Peter 5:8-10
8 Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour:
9 Whom resist stedfast in the faith, knowing that the same afflictions are accomplished in your brethren that are in the world.
10 But the God of all grace, who hath called us unto his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after that ye have suffered a while, make you perfect, stablish, strengthen, settle you.
1 Corinthians 15:58 – Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye stedfast, unmoveable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord.
We have times when we just really feel like throwing in the towel, but our Lord Jesus knows how to bring us back, to lift us up. To put His Joy back into our hearts and strengthen our faith.
Saints, we gotta hold onto our Savior and remain faithful to Him even when it seems hopeless. God is looking for faithfulness as we withstand these trials. Fret not, something good is blooming in the dark.