Today is about a man who, by the situation of things, found himself inside the belly of a very big fish. That would seem like drowning, wouldn’t it? Imagine the heat, the gut smell and everything possibly found inside a fish’s belly. It wasn’t funny. It wasn’t fun…
Title: WHEREVER, WHENEVER
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Then Jonah prayed to the Lord his God from the fish’s belly. And he said: “I cried out to the Lord because of my affliction, And He answered me. “Out of the belly of Sheol I cried, And You heard my voice.”Jonah 2:1-2
A great journey or change in life will not happen simply because you and I wish it so. Change will happen only to those who pursue their desires tenaciously and go for the results they desire
Title: CHOICES: THEY ARE ACTIVE, NOT PASSIVE (2)
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For as the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without works is dead alsoJames 2:26
You see, unconditional love has no explanation. You can’t frame its “whys”. No, you can’t. It is just what it is. And you were chosen to occupy a special place in God’s heart as His family because He loves you…
Title: God’s Own People (Part 2):
WHY WOULD GOD WANT ME?
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in His love] He chose us in Christ [actually selected us for Himself as His own] before the foundation of the world, so that we would be holy [that is, consecrated, set apart for Him, purpose-driven] and blameless in His sightEphesians 1:4 (Amp)
If you have any question about who God’s family could be, just look at the born again child of God. As small, unknown, human and insignificant as that person may seem, that’s Jehovah’s family members…
Title: GOD’S OWN PEOPLE
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But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvelous light; 2:10 Which in time past were not a people, but are now the people of God: which had not obtained mercy, but now have obtained mercy.1 Peter 2:9-10
Peace of mind is very powerful. But, what do you do when this peace of mind seems very far and almost impossible, like you’ve never felt it before?
Title: PEACE THAT COMES FROM PUTTING MY HEART/TRUST ON GOD
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Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in theeIsa. 26:3
So, now, you’ve seen it. It’s in you. You don’t swing by emotional moods but by the Spirit of joy in you. You have the God-swing. And this swing is the joy swing…
Title: MOOD-SWINGING OR GOD-SWINGING
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Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou disquieted within me? hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God.Psalms 42:11
The extent of what you can see is the boundary of what you’ll receive…
Title: WHAT ARE YOU SEEING?
“Moreover the word of the LORD came unto me, saying, ‘Jeremiah, what seest thou?’ And I said, ‘I see a rod of an almond tree.’ Then said the LORD unto me, ‘Thou hast well seen: for I will hasten my word to perform it.’ “Jeremiah 1:11-12
Many years ago, as a young child, I fell very ill. While I took my medications, I just got worse instead of better. The fever just kept increasing and increasing. As I lay on the sick bed, I’d feel very cold and it would feel like I was covered by a thick blanket of darkness. My health continued to wane and the fever began to affect my mind. I began to hallucinate.
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I stand in the place of balance to say that God brings people into His family not like a poonzi scheme nor as a lottery won, but as a Father who gives birth to His very own offspring. These ‘new’ family members carry His Divine gene now. They become ‘sons of God’, supernatural residing in the natural. Do you have a glimpse at it now…
Title: IN THIS FAMILY
Whosoever believeth that Jesus is the Christ is born of God: and every one that loveth him that begat loveth him also that is begotten of him. By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God, and keep his commandments. For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not grievous. For whatsoever is born of God overcometh the world: and this is the victory that overcometh the world, even our faith.1 John 5:1-4
Love is who God is. Love is the source of all God does. Even God’s judgement emanates from His heart of love. Everyday, the child of God is compelled by a force in His heart towards God and towards all that is good.
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She receives all that He has promised. She is not afraid or discouraged because the Lord Himself goes before her and is with her. He refuses to fail or abandon her…
She is clothed with strength and dignity and she laughs without fear of the future (Prov. 31:5).
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“And I will give you pastors according to mine heart, which shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.”
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