We are on the verge of a significant spiritual shift. Can you feel it? Spiritual tides are beginning to turn as the Lord is drawing many into extended times of intimacy and encounter in preparation for what He is prepared to pour out.
In Luke 5:1-11 we find Peter, a previously accomplished fisherman, who had been fishing all night and had caught nothing. He had come to the end of where his prior knowledge and previous understanding that had been gleaned from past seasons could take him in this "NOW new day."
To "come out and cross over," he was going to have to launch out of what he had known and leaned on in times past to now enter into where he had been created to be! He was going to have to trust the Lord and choose to lean not on what had been...(more)
A Blessing In Disguise
Have you ever had an important appointment and then came upon an unexpected road block? Suddenly you find yourself on an unknown road and lost? The traffic is heavy and you are barely moving. You know if you don't get off this road you will be late. Then you fall into an agitated state and get stressed out. This is when the Holy Spirit says, "Child, be at peace." And so it is in the spirit: Some think they are in an unknown place (stuck in spiritual traffic), but God is actually preparing them for a blessing. The Holy Spirit is saying:
"The unexpected road block is a blessing in disguise."
Often, when everything seems to be going well for you, then problems come; but, actually, God is up to something good. Sometimes battles are easily won, and temptations (although constant) don't...(more)
2 Samuel 22:34 He makes my feet like the feet of deer, and sets me on my high places.
A Priceless Vantage Point
Reaching the heights of the summit gives us the awesome privilege of looking down below with a priceless vantage point, beholding things previously hidden from our view. How great it is to have the invitation and...(more)