The Social Standard of our God
is simple, No Sexual Activity Outside of Marriage, A
Christian Marriage between a Christian Man and Christian
Woman, No Divorce, Christian Prayer, Christian Worship,
Christian Education (based on the Truth) and Vocational
Discipline (making a contribution to your environment,
increasing in skill and knowledge). Let’s Review some Bible
Verses relating to Raising the Banner, The Standard of God,
and let’s Raise it High!
1:52 – The Israelites are to
set up their tents by divisions, each man in his own camp
(community) under his own standard.
Numbers 2:1-3 –
The Lord said to Moses and Aaron: “The Israelites are to
camp around the Tent of Meeting some distance from it, each
man under his standard with the banners of his family”. On
the east, toward the sunrise, the divisions of the camp of
Judah are to encamp under their standard.
Numbers 2:10 – On
the south will be the divisions of the camp of Reuben under
Numbers 2:17-18 –
Then the Tent of Meeting and the camp of the Levites will
set out in the middle of the camps. They will set out in
the same order as they encamp, each in his own place under
his standard. On the west will be the divisions of the camp
of Ephraim under their standard.
Numbers 2:25 – On
the north will be the divisions of the camp of Dan, under
Numbers 2:31 – All
the men assigned to the camp of Dan number 157,600. They
will set out last, under their standard.
Numbers 2:34 – So
the Israelites did everything the Lord commanded Moses; that
is the way they encamped under their standards, and that is
the way they set out, each with his clan and family.
Numbers 10:14 – The
divisions of the camp of Judah went first, under their
Numbers 10:18 – The
divisions of the camp of Reuben went next, under their
Numbers 10:22 – The
divisions of the camp of Ephraim went next, under their
Numbers 10:25 –
Finally, as the rear guard for all the units, the divisions
of the camp of Dan set out, under their standard.
Psalm 20:5 – We
will shout for joy when you are victorious and will lift up
our banners in the name of our God. May the Lord grant all
Psalm 60:4 – But
for those who fear you, you have raised a banner to be
unfurled against the bow.
Song of Songs 2:4 –
He has taken me to the banquet hall, and his banner over me
Song of Songs 6:4 –
You are beautiful, my darling, as Tirzah, lovely as
Jerusalem, majestic as troops with banners.
Isaiah 13:2 – Raise
a banner on a bare hilltop, shout to them; beckon to them to
enter the gates of the nobles.
Isaiah 49:22 – This
is what the Sovereign Lord says: “See, I will beckon to the
Gentiles, I will lift up my banner to the peoples; they will
bring your sons in their arms and carry your daughters on
Isaiah 62:10 – Pass
through, pass through the gates! Prepare the way for the
people. Build up, build up the highway! Remove the
stones. Raise a banner for the nations.
Jeremiah 4:21 – How
long must I see the battle standard and hear the sound of
Jeremiah 50:2 –
Announce and proclaim among the nations, lift up a banner
and proclaim it; keep nothing back, but say, ‘Babylon will
be captured; Bel will be put to shame, Marduk filled with
terror. Her images will be put to shame and her idols
filled with terror’.
Jeremiah 51:12 –
Lift up a banner against the walls of Babylon! Reinforce
the guard, station the watchmen, prepare an ambush! The
Lord will carry out his purpose, his decree against the
people of Babylon.
Jeremiah 51:27 –
Lift up a banner in the land! Blow the trumpet among the
nations! Prepare the nations for battle against her; summon
against her these kingdoms: Ararat, Minni and Ashkenaz.
Appoint a commander against her; send up horses like a swarm
Dear Lord, Help us as we review more about the Truth of Your
Standard for your people, Forgive us as we confess how far
we have fallen, Thank You Lord for Your Mercy and Grace that
picks us up from the miry clay. Help us Lord to lay aside
all our regrets, bitterness and resentments so we can move
forward Lord to serve and display the High Standard Banner
to the next generation whom we want to be Blessed Lord and
not cursed, In Jesus Name, Amen.