Affirmation: By keeping a pure heart, the journey through God's word is a journey where nothing is impossible for me!
Settle yourself in solitude and you will come upon Him in yourself. - Teresa of Avila
The Holy Spirit desires you to live daily in the fullness of the Lord so that Jesus will receive glory and honor through His great power working in and through you. Jesus said to the Father, "As You sent Me, Father, send them!" (John 20:21). God will empower you, just as He did Jesus, to walk out the fullness of your destiny, with that same unlimited anointing of the Holy Spirit! - Keith Miller
"For the one whom God has sent speaks the words of God; to him God gives him the fullness of His Spirit."- John 3:34
The more we open ourselves to the kind of longing and desperation Paul had for the eternal, the more understanding Jesus will give us. While we will never understand the mind of God, we will find His blessings when we believe and pursue what we cannot even imagine seeing! - Shawn Bolz
God only needs one person who believes in Him, one person who dares to be different - then indescribable things can happen. - Steve Munsey
Affirmation: I believe that I have access to His presence, His heart, His kingdom, His rest, and His revelation. He wants to share His secrets with me!
We must train our eyes to see what God sees, our mouths to say want God says, our actions to do what God does and live according to the destiny God has prepared for us. - C. McGill
We receive little from the Holy Spirit if we perceive God living in a distant land somewhere. However, if we continually recognize and acknowledge His presence within our spirit, it becomes much easier to hear His voice. - Steve Sampson
"...The kingdom of God is within you....." - Luke 17:21
If you really want to move into the place of intimacy, you must move beyond the arena where your worship is dictated primarily by what He as done for you and into the arena of praise. Praise is linked to who He is! (Whether He has done anything or not) - We praise the potential of His unfailing character. - Tommy Tenney
When Jesus said, "Launch out into the deep," Peter still had to let down his net. Jesus did not prophesy to the fish by saying, "Jump into the boat"!" Neither is He telling the world to go to our Christian meetings. The Bible says we are to "go into all the world." - Sean Smith
Affirmation: As I press into my prayer life, Jesus will go up before me to breakthrough any spiritual barriers that is keeping me from advancing in the spirit.
Are you willing? Are you willing to keep laying hands on the sick as they continue to get sicker? Are you willing to believe for the unbelievable? Are you willing to do what God as asked you to do, even if it seems to make no sense to your natural mind? Are you willing to pray when all hope seems lost? - T. A. Lewis
Meditation is being attentive to God. It is a conscious, continuous engagement of the mind with God. This renewing of the mind is part of the process by which the word of God penetrates the soul and spirit with the light of illumination and the power of transformation. - Samuel Storm
"...Be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that you may prove what is the will of God..." - Romans 12:2
In your spirit, there's a mind that already knows all things. The rest of the Christian life is learning how to draw it out into the physical realm. - Andrew Wommack
Speak through me, Holy Spirit, with a tongue of praise for Jesus, and still all criticism and harsh talk. Amen. - William J. Seymour (May 1908)
Affirmation: The glory of the Lord has risen upon me. I express radiance as my heart thrills and rejoices.
We can control the passion and intensity with which we live our lives. To get the fruitful life that God has purposed for you, you must go out on a limb away from the ordinary and complacent. - Sean Smith
If we want to be co-laborers with Jesus, fulfilling His purpose for our life, we must step out of the comfort zone and move into the life of faith where our only source is the invisible God and the integrity of His word. He said we cannot be His disciples if we don't do this. - Mike Bickle
"If anyone wishes to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow Me."
- Luke 9:23
The daily walk in the un-christian world is the crucible which tests the Christian's meditative life - has it lodged the Word of God so securely and deeply in his heart that it holds and fortifies him, impelling him to active love, to obedience to good works? - Dietrich Bonhoeffer
The adventure of living has not really begun until we begin to stand on our faith legs and claim the resources of our God. - Catherine Marshall
I keep the Word before me until I receive a revelation of Jesus as my healer or my deliverer or whatever I need Him to be.
In the process of asking for your heart's desires you discover the grief God bears. But not just any grief; it is that sorrow which you are uniquely equipped to heal (your calling). - Mario Murillo
The way to overcome the spiritual powers that come against us through people is to turn the other cheek. This makes the demons flee in terror. We cannot win a spiritual battle with carnal weapons. - Andrew Wommack
"For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal but mighty through God....." - 2 Corinthians 10:4
Beware lest your sense of unworthiness becomes a smoke screen for unbelief! Even now, the Holy Spirit is descending, hovering, and brooding over you. Shake yourself from the depression in which circumstances have kept you! You are standing at the threshold of God's glory! - Francis Frangipane
Even in the midst of my daily schedule I can call out to God. - Andrew Murray
I refuse to settle for a shallow mental understanding of Jesus.
If in the church people strive to be great, this is bringing the values of the world into the church. - Watchman Nee
Jesus needed frequent retreat and solitude to do his work. Yet we somehow think we can do without what he deemed essential. - Richard Foster
"In the morning, a great while before day, He rose and went out to a lone place" - Mark 1:35
Be resurrected from death and set free to run after the Lord; when we can hear, see and run after the Lord, He will lead us on a new path. - B. Breathitt
The only ultimate disaster that can befall us is to feel ourselves at home on this earth. - Malcolm Muggeridge
Affirmation: The Word says I can hear God's voice and I believe it - I do hear the voice of God!
Has it ever dawned on you that you are responsible for other souls spiritually before God? - Oswald Chambers
Jesus wore the crown of thorns on His head so that you can have a sound mind free from fears, guilt, depression, anxieties and stress. - Joseph Prince
"He who did not spare His own Son, but delivered Him up for us all, how shall He not with Him also freely give us all things? - Romans 8:32
Who do you need Jesus to be at this time in your life? Do you need Him as your physical healer? Then define Him as Jesus, My Healer. Do you need Him to be your provider? Then call Him Jesus, My Provider. If you need Him to restore a relationship then call Him Jesus, My Restorer. Invite a well-defined Jesus into your circumstance and your circumstance will begin to yield to His presence. - Garris Elkins
Nothing sets a person so much out of the devil's reach as humility. - Jonathan Edwards
Affirmation: Nothing's wrong with God, nothing's wrong with the Word and nothing's wrong with me! I am going to receive my miracle!
How and what we communicate has the potential to change the atmosphere, creating the context for people to be released to their destiny. Therefore our communication skills must come under the influence of the Holy Spirit. Done correctly, our words are able to release the presence of God. - Bill Johnson
Our pride and self-confidence keep us from God's help; the clamor of our many ideas and desires drown the whisper of the still small voice of God. Indeed, in God's eyes, the best of human successes are still "wretched and miserable and poor and blind and naked." - Francis Frangipane
Remember that all the things of this world are transitory. All things are passing, and yourself with them. See that you do not cling to them, lest you become entangled and perish with them. - Thomas a Kempis
By perseverance the snail reached the ark. - Charles Spurgeon
For you say, I am rich, I have prospered, and I need nothing; not knowing that you are wretched, pitiable, poor, blind, and naked." Revelation 3:17Extravagant worship is my lifestyle.
God is looking for a people of faith. Jesus asked the question, "Will the Son of Man find faith on the earth when He returns in His glory?" We want to be found with a faith in God that is active and living. Passivity has no value in the Kingdom of God. God calls us to be actively engaging our faith by taking steps out into the unknown. - John Belt
Spiritual discontentment is the nature of a truly Holy Spirit-governed life. It will always be pressing on to something more of the Lord. - T. Austin-Sparks
"Not that I have obtained, or am already made perfect...but one thing I do, forgetting the things which are behind... I press on toward the goal unto the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus." - Philippians 3:12-14
A dead man or woman does not react to an offense. The truth is that the person who is offended by the words of others only proves that death to self has not been finished. - Alice Smith
Lord, I desire to be crucified to self so that I may live totally for You. Amen - William J. Seymour
Affirmation: I minister others into Christ, disciple them, and equip them to disciple others.
Each of us has a promised land for our lives. God's promises are key to us entering into the vision that God has given us. If you are in a desert God is ready to take you out! Time to move on from eating manna to eating the food that God freely gives in the promised land of your destiny! - John Belt
If you don't keep your mind renewed with the Word of God, you will serve anything that comes along that disturbs you, especially your body. - Norvel Hayes
"Do not be conformed to this world but be transformed by the renewal of your mind...." - Romans 12:2
Praise that flows from thanksgiving is described in Hebrews 13:15 as a "sacrifice." Praise should cost us something. Only then is it a proper response to the God who has given us the costly gift of His Son. - Bill Johnson
It is a stroke of satanic genius, and one of his most ancient devices, to persuade you piously to dedicate to God all that you presume to find good in the flesh, which God has condemned. -Ian Thomas
Affirmation: As I sit at the feet of Jesus I labor for the meat that He gives me which endures unto everlasting life.
One of the greatest mysteries is the wonder of Christ in us, the hope of glory. Believers who walk in the revelation of this reality walk in the fullness of truth with great power and authority and radiate the nature and character of Christ through His manifested glory. - Paul Keith Davis
In your daily routine, be sure to include a time for being quiet before the Lord and listening for Him to reveal His will for your life. - Jack Hayford
"The Lord is my light and my salvation....Psalm 27:1
Worship Him without having to know and see everything. Above all, live in the present moment and God will give you all the grace you need. - Francois Fenelon
I do not want merely to possess a faith; I want a faith that possesses me. - Charles Kingsley
Affirmation: I am becoming a passenger in the vehicle of His will, a vehicle in which He Himself is both captain and navigator.
What self-deception to expect to be in His heavenly kingdom in eternity, when we have resisted His claim to reign as Lord in our hearts here and now! - William Law
We are to labor every day to enter His rest. We are to rest inwardly and believe that the work is done because it is a finished work, and trust in God's undeserved favor toward us. We are to rest in Jesus our true ark who will carry us through tempestuous waters. - Joseph Prince
"...he who has entered His rest has himself also ceased from his works as God did from His. Let us therefore be diligent to enter that rest..." - Hebrews 4:10,11
Any prayer that does not move us cannot move God. It is all a matter of power. Furthermore, as power is determined by pressure, all pressure comes with a purpose. - Watchman Nee
It is time that Christians were judged more by their likeness to Christ than their notions of Christ. - Lucretia Mott