"But rejoice inasmuch as you participate in the sufferings of Christ, so that you may be overjoyed when his glory is revealed." 1 Peter 4:13 NIV I sense the Lord's heart of encouragement to those who feel as though they are experiencing a dark night of the soul. The Lord wants you to know that … Continue reading I Am With You In The Suffering!
Galatians 5:1 NIV "It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery." I hear the Lord saying today, "Be encouraged! Freedom is here! As yokes continue to be broken, stand firm in the freedom that has been released … Continue reading Freedom is Here!
Psalm 65:11 NLT "You crown the year with a bountiful harvest; even the hard pathways overflow with abundance." The Lord says, "Throw off the very yoke of discouragement and defeat that would seek to entangle you even as you have just entered into this brand new year. Some of you have already encountered some adversity … Continue reading 2023 – A Year of Victory!
"I will go before you and make the rough places smooth; I will shatter the doors of bronze and cut through their iron bars. I will give you the treasures of darkness and hidden wealth of secret places, so that you may know that it is I, the LORD, the God of Israel, who calls … Continue reading Proper Alignment and Clear Vision for 2023!
A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones. Proverbs 17:22 NIV The Lord says, "I am restoring healthy hearts among my people. Many have become heart sick from the many trials and struggles they have had to endure. As your Good Shepherd, I know and see these hardships that … Continue reading Healthy Hearts are Being Restored!
Search me, God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts. See if there is any offensive way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting. Psalm 139: 23-24 NIV Many are in a season of deep pruning and it feels as though the Lord is doing heart surgery on you. … Continue reading Allow Me Access to the Deep Places of Your Heart!
“Is not this the kind of fasting I have chosen: to loose the chains of injustice and untie the cords of the yoke, to set the oppressed free and break every yoke?" Isaiah 58:6 NIV I hear the Lord saying, "Stand strong! I am breaking off yokes of bondage and removing areas of trauma that … Continue reading I Am Removing Trauma And Breaking Yokes!
Psalms 16:6 NIV "The boundary lines have fallen for me in pleasant places; surely I have a delightful inheritance." The Lord says, "The boundary lines have been established in your life, therefore, do not shrink back! Rather, wear your new garments with confidence that I have placed upon you. When Joseph received his robe of … Continue reading The Boundary Lines Have Been Established!
“But for you who fear my name, the Sun of Righteousness will rise with healing in his wings. And you will go free, leaping with joy like calves let out to pasture." Malachi 4:2 (NLT) The Lord says, "Step into the new day, for it is here! Look not to the left or to the … Continue reading Step Into The New Day!
"But the LORD is with me like a mighty warrior; so my persecutors will stumble and not prevail. They will fail and be thoroughly disgraced; their dishonor will never be forgotten." Jeremiah 20:11 NIV I hear the Lord saying, "Hold the line!" Though confusion and darts from the enemy have been specifically sent to get … Continue reading Hold The Line!
"Set me as a seal upon your heart, as a seal upon your arm, for love is strong as death, jealousy is fierce as the grave. Its flashes are flashes of fire, the very flame of the LORD." Song of Solomon 8:6 ESV I hear the Lord saying, "I am your ONE THING! Fear not … Continue reading I Am Your One Thing!
"But for you who fear my name, the sun of righteousness shall rise with healing in its wings. You shall go out leaping like calves from the stall." Malachi 4:2 (ESV) As I was seeking the Lord about the month of September, I heard the word, "EMERGE". According to Merriam-Webster dictionary, the definition of EMERGE … Continue reading September – A Time To Emerge!
The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.John 10:10 (NIV) The Lord is bringing many full circle in this season. Though you have previously experienced one heartache after another, I say to you: you are entering a new day. Get … Continue reading This Is What Living Is!
If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father who is in heaven give good things to those who ask him!Matthew 7:11 (ESV) "Beloved, know that My heart is for you. There are times in your life where the enemy would seek to … Continue reading My Heart is For You
Each time he said, “My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness.” So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ can work through me.2 Corinthians 12: 9 (NLT) "My child, cease your striving and simply step into the current of My grace! I know that … Continue reading Step Into the Current of My Grace
"I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus."Philippians 3:14, ESV "I hear the Lord saying,"Press through the pressing! There is victory on the other side. Refuse to get weary in well-doing, for surely you are about to reap greatly! "Let us not become weary in … Continue reading Press Through the Pressing!
“Shall I bring to the point of birth and not give delivery?” says the Lord. “Or shall I who gives delivery shut the womb?” says your God.Isaiah 66:9 While spending time in the Lord's presence, I heard Him say, "When you least expect it..." As I pressed in further regarding this, I sensed the Lord … Continue reading When You Least Expect It: A Time of the Lord’s Goodness and Favor
"Who is this coming up from the wilderness leaning on her beloved?"Song of Solomon 8:5a While dwelling in the presence of the Lord, I saw a picture of myself emerging out of an intense wilderness season, leaning on Jesus. I sense this represents many in the body of Christ right now. As I continued to … Continue reading Out of the Wilderness
"Understand, therefore, that the LORD your God is indeed God. He is the faithful God who keeps his covenant for a thousand generations and lavishes his unfailing love on those who love him and obey his commands." Deuteronomy 7:9 As we look forward to the fullness of this bountiful year of our Lord, let us … Continue reading Love and Legacy: A Tribute to Women
The Lord says, "Even amidst the very difficulty and resistance that you are experiencing, take heart; for surely, you are breaking new ground! Keep plowing and keep moving forward, for in doing so, you are cultivating the hard ground and breaking it up. A new path is being formed, and others will come behind you … Continue reading Keep Plowing! You Are Breaking New Ground!
"I will give you every place where you set your foot, as I promised Moses."Joshua 1:3 Get ready for a time of advancement, promotion, and even recovery in the month of April! The Lord says, "I will restore to you what the locusts have eaten in the previous seasons (Joel 2:25-32). You have continued to … Continue reading Advancement and Recovery in April
"You are the light of the world- like a city on a hilltop that cannot be hidden."Matthew 5:14, NLT The Lord says, "Do not conform to the ways of this world; rather, let your light shine bright! Some may feel intimidated by the light that you bring, yet even so, do not dim it to … Continue reading Let Your Light Shine!
"And they have defeated him by the blood of the Lamb and by their testimony."Revelation 12:11a The Lord says, "Because I overcame, you are an overcomer! You are seated with Me in the Heavenly places, for the battle is already won! Look not at the wind and waves, rather, keep your eyes solely on Me. … Continue reading You’re an Overcomer!
"Enlarge the place of your tent, stretch your tent curtains wide, do not hold back; lengthen your cords, strengthen your stakes."Isaiah 54:2 The Lord says, "Be encouraged and know that I am promoting you amidst the very warfare that you are encountering. Pay no attention to the smoke and mirrors that the enemy is attempting … Continue reading I’m Expanding and Promoting You!
"Dear friends, never take revenge. Leave that to the righteous anger of God. For the Scriptures say, 'I will take revenge; I will pay them back,' says the Lord."Romans 12:19, NLT "Beloved, allow me to right the wrongs in your life! Do not take matters into your own hands, rather trust that nothing escapes my … Continue reading Allow Me to Right the Wrongs!