Say Amen, Somebody!

And Ezra blessed the LORD, the great God. And all the people answered, Amen, Amen, with lifting up their hands: and they bowed their heads, and worshipped the LORD with their faces to the ground.—Nehemiah 8:6 (King James)

The word Amen is often used by Christians and non-Christian alike, at the close of a prayer or even in agreement of something said—it does not have to be in a religious setting. But Amen, when used, does signify your agreement with what has been said.

Concerning the Word of God in the life of the Believer, it is important that we accept what God is saying to us as truth and to say Amen! This says, ‘I agree’ or ‘it is truth’ and I will abide by it. Whenever the Word says that we are saved (delivered), healed, strong, or even prosperous—we should say AMEN!

There are too many defeated, dying, sinning, broke, and excuse-making Christians! We serve a mighty God…somebody say, Amen!!!

There is a song that is pretty popular right now in Gospel Music that sums up what I am trying to say. Portions of the lyrics are printed below and an audio clip follows. This is as performed by Bishop Marvin Winans.

Let the Church Say Amen

Written By: Andrae Crouch – Performed By: Bishop Marvin Winans

When we receive a word from the Lord our answer should be “Amen.”

Let the church say Amen,

Make this your response… AMEN

To whatever he says …AMEN

From the healing of your body…AMEN

To the raising of the dead…AMEN

No matter how you feeling…AMEN

Or how your world is reeling…AMEN

Battle on through the night…AMEN

Cause you’re going to win the fight…AMEN

Even in the valley…AMEN

Or standing at your red sea…AMEN

Continue to say…AMEN

Cause your help is on the way… AMEN

My God has spoken

I heard him…LET THE CHURCH…So let the church say…SAY AMEN

I need you to say it…AMEN

When your dream is about to die…AMEN

Knowing that god is not a man…AMEN

He just can’t lie…AMEN

In spite of what…AMEN…the devil does…AMEN

Know you’ve got a word…AMEN

That is come from above…AMEN

Faith must be…AMEN…must be what you say…AMEN

So open your mouth…AMEN…and say Amen today…AMEN


I heard him when he said it…LET THE CHURCH let the church…SAY AMEN

(Lyrics copied and edited from—

  So, if you believe Him for the change of the circumstances of your life…Say AMEN!!!!

 Have Faith1st

©2012 Faith1st Ministries


Sebastian is a Christian, Author and Church Leadership trainer. His ministry calling, love for God, and His people; has led him into ministry of all types for over thirty years. He and his wife enjoy helping people in their walk of faith and finding solutions to the struggles of life, especially in the area of healing and marriage. Faith1st Blog is designed to open and continue the discussion on the subject of biblical "faith" as a "living" element of the Christian life. - "the just shall live by faith" - Habakkuk 2:4; Romans 1:17; Galatians 3:11; Hebrews 10:38 (KJV).

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20 comments on “Say Amen, Somebody!
  1. lorischulz says:

    Amen! Hey, thanks for the “Like” on my blog post! I’m looking forward to reading more here!

    Blessings to you and your wife,


    • Sebastian says:

      Hello Lori…thank you and you are welcome! I am looking forward to reading more of your posts as well! Blessings to you and yours! — Sebastian


  2. AMEN! To God be all the glory!

    I pray all is well with you my brother. I know without a doubt that you are still holding on the the Master’s hand. I have no doubt that you are still on the battlefield for the Lord.

    I love your message. Yes, Let the Church say Amen to Jesus!!!

    God bless and do tell the Lord thank you.

    God bless!



    • Sebastian says:

      Hello Sis! Yes, all is well! Thanks for checking in on me, there’s some things cooking here that I’m extremely excited about, keep praying!


      • Hi Sebastian.

        I will and I also believe by faith that It is already done. As in the natural, so in the Spirit.

        If God gave the vision, He will provide the provision. I touch and agree with you right now in the name of Jesus that it is done!

        God bless my brother.

        Love ya.



      • Daniel says:

        Posted on incredible, that was a very good read. In cooclusinn, someone who actually thinks and understands what they are blogging about. Quite difficult to find of late, especially on the web . I bookmarked your web blog and will make sure to keep coming back here if this is how you always write. thank you, keep it up! .


      • Sebastian says:

        Thank you Daniel! Keep checking back.


  3. Ron says:

    AMEN Thanks Sebastian ,I hadnt heard the song b4 ,but enjoyed it and good to be reminded of a word from Ezra.



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  5. alwayzhis says:

    I shout AMEN! We have an awesome, wonderful, loving, forgiving and most Gracious God who could have just left the world to rot in our own putrid sin—yet, He sent His Only Begotten Son, Jesus Christ, to be born and live as a mere man, sinless in Himself, to die and take the “death” for our sins. If that doesn’t make a Christian want to “stand up and shout AMEN over and over again”…well… I’ll just leave it there.
    Amen brother for this post and sharing


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