I pray that out of His glorious riches, He may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may have power, together with all the Lord’s holy people, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ. (Eph. 3:17)
In these days, in which so much either is being uprooted, or has been uprooted, or is in danger of being so, it is all the more important that we dwell in the Lord Jesus, and let Him who is our Healer and Redeemer, our Friend and the Lifter of our heads, cleanse, renew and restore our roots – especially where they have been shaken, or saturated in anything other than His grace and truth.
Adapting Paul’s words from Ephesians to be the basis of the song, he and David Booth co-wrote the music together. We are so grateful to Megan for ‘lending’ us her wonderful voice for this recording, and to Corinne and Colin for accompanying her.
Let your roots grow down into Him and draw up nourishment from Him [so that] you are continually infused with strength, encouraged in every way. For you are established in the faith you have absorbed and enriched by your devotion to Him. (Col. 2:7 TLB and TPT)