To Be Carnally Minded…

69-To Be Carnally Minded… Romans 8:5-8 (NKJV) For those who live according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit, the things of the Spirit. 6 For to be carnally minded is death, but to be spiritually minded is life and peace. 7…

TWO WAYS OF REPENTANCE

61-TWO WAYS OF REPENTANCE A Right Way and A Wrong Way WRONG WAY Hebrews 12:16-17 (NKJV) lest there be any fornicator or profane person like Esau, who for one morsel of food sold his birthright. 17 For you know that afterward, when he wanted to inherit the blessing, he was rejected, for he found no…

Final Orders

80-Final Orders If your church’s focus is not on what is written in the following verses, then it is not following Jesus’ example. If this is not their focus, where then IS IT? We are either gathering with Christ or we are scattering abroad. We are either seeking to please ourselves or we are seeking…

Short & Sweet…

79-Short & Sweet… A Surrendered Heart A surrendered heart is an obedient heart. An obedient heart hears and sees what the Father is doing and does likewise. My Coming Departure 2 Timothy 4:6-8 (NKJV) 6 For I am already being poured out as a drink offering, and the time of my departure is at hand….

God is Not Limited

78-God is Not Limited Psalms 25:14 (ESV) The secret counsel of the Lord is for those who fear him, and he makes known to them his covenant. Psalms 25:14 (AMP) The secret [of the sweet, satisfying companionship] of the Lord have they who fear (revere and worship) Him, and He will show them His covenant…

Please Don’t Misunderstand Me…

77-Please Don’t Misunderstand Me… In a group setting, whether in person or online, if someone shares a truth with the group and another adds to what they said, please understand what is happening. This other person adding on is not trying to “show you up” or “put you down”. It is the nature of the…

Called by God but Refused

76-Called by God but Refused Have you considered that we may have judgments concerning the various ministries, such as apostles, prophets, pastors, teachers and evangelists? Not the kind of judgments where we critically judge a person in that ministry but the kind of judgment where we have DEFINED what those ministries actually are! What if…

Fear of the Lord is to Hate Evil

75-Fear of the Lord is to Hate Evil Proverbs 8:13 (NKJV) The fear of the Lord is to hate evil; Pride and arrogance and the evil way And the perverse mouth I hate. Have you considered what it actually means to “hate evil, pride, arrogance, the evil way and the perverse mouth”? What it does…

QUESTION: Can We Be Perfect?

74-QUESTION: Can We Be Perfect? The answer is yes and follow me as I show you how this is possible. The answer may surprise you! It is such a shock to the system when our whole lives before Christ, we thought and saw things in one light (darkness) and when we are born-again, like new…

Hearing the Voice of the Lord

72-Hearing the Voice of the Lord Just as a small baby, hears the voice of its mother and yet does not know that voice. Does not yet understand the sounds she is making but is comforted anyway. This is how we hear His voice initially. Eventually, as we learn more of Him through His word,…

Where a Tree Falls…

71-Where a Tree Falls… Ecclesiastes 11:3 (NKJV) …And if a tree falls to the south or the north, In the place where the tree falls, there it shall lie. I remember coming across this verse more than 35 years ago and it really struck me. This is how I understood it then and still do….

When Jesus said…

70-When Jesus said… Luke 5:4-6 (NLT) “When he had finished speaking, he said to Simon, “Now go out where it is deeper, and let down your nets to catch some fish.” “Master,” Simon replied, “we worked hard all last night and didn’t catch a thing. But if you say so, I’ll let the nets down…

Deep Waters

68-Deep Waters Proverbs 18:4 (AMP) The words of a [discreet and wise] man’s mouth are like deep waters [plenteous and difficult to fathom], and the fountain of skillful and godly Wisdom is like a gushing stream [sparkling, fresh, pure, and life-giving]. I was just conversing with a dear friend over Facebook when this thought hit…

How Are We Chosen?

67-How Are We Chosen? John 6:67-70 (NKJV) Then Jesus said to the twelve, “ Do you also want to go away?” 68 But Simon Peter answered Him, “Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life. 69 Also we have come to believe and know that You are the Christ, the…

The Pure in Heart

66-The Pure in Heart Titus 1:15-16 (AMP) To the pure [in heart and conscience] all things are pure, but to the defiled and corrupt and unbelieving nothing is pure; their very minds and consciences are defiled and polluted. 16 They profess to know God [to recognize, perceive, and be acquainted with Him], but deny and…

Pray for Leaders…

65-Pray for Leaders… Do you pray for your church’s leadership? If you say you do, do you know what their greatest needs are? These men and women have been given a great responsibility and that is to raise up the body of believers unto a mature man. This is not an easy task, especially in…

Faith Laid the Foundation…

64-Faith laid the foundation but obedience builds the house. This statement was born many years ago in me as I began my journey with Holy Spirit. I experienced many dreams and visions along with many miracles and healing and deliverance. When I shared with others these experiences, their reactions were the same. They all felt…

Remember!

63-Remember! Deuteronomy 9:4-6 (NKJV) “Do not think in your heart, after the Lord your God has cast them out before you, saying, ‘Because of my righteousness the Lord has brought me in to possess this land’; but it is because of the wickedness of these nations that the Lord is driving them out from before…

ARE YOU BEING LED BY THE SPIRIT?

60-Are You Being Led by the Spirit? 1 John 3:9 (NKJV) Whoever has been born of God does not sin, for His seed remains in him; and he cannot sin, because he has been born of God. In my first year as a believer, Holy Spirit gave me revelation concerning this verse. Later that same…

You Want ALL of Me?

59-You Want ALL of Me? I received the Word of the Lord today during worship at church. I was able to share a brief part of it but would like to share the complete word as I heard and saw it. “To the degree you are hungry…to the degree you are thirsty….it is to THAT…