Affirmation: As I allow the Holy Spirit to move through me, I will be constantly searching for those whose lives are formless and void. I will become a bridge for them into the glorious, creative purpose of God.
The more we walk with a consciousness of His presence, the more we'll realize He is speaking. We can be in tune with knowledge that He is expressing. - Steve Sampson
What does it matter if I suffer injustice? Must it not be wholesome and conducive to humility for me to learn to bear such petty evils silently and patiently? - Dietrich Bonhoeffer
"The patient in spirit is better than the proud in spirit." - Eccles. 7:8
Solitude is the furnace of transformation. Without solitude we remain victims of our society and continue to be entangled in the illusions of the false self. - Henri Nouwen
Prayer invariably begets a consciousness for the Word of God, and sets people to the reading of it. Prayer leads people to obey the Word of God. - E. M. Bounds.
Affirmation: I take time to hear the words of Jesus instead of getting caught in what seems to be the need of the moment.
When I know I'm being led to witness to someone, I will feel a deep compassion for them - Sean Smith
What hinders men from seeing and hearing God, is their own hearing, seeing and willing: by their own wills they separate themselves from the will of God. - Don Milam
Spiritual truth is learned by atmosphere, not by intellectual reasoning. - Oswald Chambers
I sow the seed of the Word of God to my spirit instead of sowing seeds to my flesh. What I feed on is what will grow in my life.
Did the multiple warhead of fear, disappointment and sensual distraction cause you to abandon your destiny? - Mario Murillo
If we do not come to the Mountain of the Lord to hear His voice, we will endeavor to put His commandments back on stone -- setting up religious alters and embracing old wineskins -- and be found gripping tightly to ritualistic rules and regulations of legalism. - Ivan Roman
"So, as the Holy Spirit says: 'Today if you hear His voice, do not harden your hearts...'" - Hebrews 3:7,8
Lord, what we need to revive our churches is not more stuff; but more of You. Amen. - William J. Seymour (September 1907)
"Don't give the devil a chance." - Ephesians 4:27
The increase of Divine life is by the way of a yielding up of our own interests. There is no life except by death -no gain except by loss. - T. Austin-Sparks
Affirmation: I ask the Holy Spirit to give me wisdom and courage to step out and begin to fulfill the destiny He has birthed so deeply inside me.
Love your neighbor without expecting his friendship. People will come and go -- let them do as they please. See only God. - Francois Fenelon
The calling of God to be a part of His new creation is a call to service. Reconciling the world back to God is our basic ministry. We are called to be His ambassadors. - Rick Joyner
"We are ambassadors for Christ, God making his appeal through us." - 2 Corinthians 5:20
Reading scripture will leave you as poor, as empty and unchanged as it found you unless it has turned you wholly and solely to the Spirit of God. - William Law
I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love. - Mother Theresa
Affirmation: My heart releases the compassion of Jesus Christ to help deliver people caught in the deception of sin and darkness and set them free.
If you want to add more meaning and impact to your life, allow yourself a childlike, creative freedom to see the images the Lord places in your heart and mind. Don't be afraid to move into a dimension where you become a trailblazer. - Steve Munsey
Do you wonder where the breakthrough is so that you can slay the giants that hold you back? The way to breakthrough and empowerment is by the effectual working power of Christ Jesus in and through you. - Keith Miller
"For this reason we also thank God without ceasing, because when you received the word of God which you heard from us, you welcomed it not as the word of men, but as it is truth, the word of God, which also effectively works in you who believe." - (1 Thessolonians 2:13)
You are being filled with the Spirit as a continuous experience. You only need to stay there. It is a simple matter of faith, not of high moral achievements. - Reinhard Bonnke
Corporate worship isn't really about how many people come to a meeting; it is about how much of Him shows up. -Tommy Tenney
Affirmation: Since I want Christ to "shine" upon me, I arise from the distractions that entomb me in lethargy and spiritual darkness.
You have authority over all devils and to cure diseases. You need to know it so you will talk right. - Norvel Hayes
We have to take the first step. Immediately when we arise, we find He is there. If we arise and shine, drudgery becomes divinely transfigured. - Oswald Chambers
"Arise, shine; for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord has risen upon you. - Isaiah 60:1
If you allow the Holy Spirit to fellowship with and minister to your spirit, you will live according to the knowledge of God's revelation of your true potential. - Myles Munroe
Prayer: I desire to now position myself before You and ask that You overshadow me with Your presence. Impart to me the wisdom and knowledge needed to fulfill my destiny. Impregnate me with destiny and future so that I can please You, Lord. And I ask for the joy of the Lord to be my strength as I continue in the faith. In Jesus' mighty name. Amen. - Sandie Freed
Affirmation: The Kingdom of God comes as I labor with the Lord to bring it in.
What are you waiting for? Pour out our soul to God. You are going to hear from God, and in that moment you will cease to ask for your heart's desires any longer. You will discover your destiny. - Mario Murillo
Learning to pray is dress rehearsal for eternal life. What we do when we pray is actually to practice what we will be doing in Heaven. - Peter Kreeft
"Therefore encourage one another and build one another up...pray constantly." - 1 Thessalonians 5:11,17
Some debate whether the devil is on the earth or in hell; can he dwell in Christians or only in the world? The fact is, the devil is in darkness. Wherever there is spiritual darkness, there the devil will be. - Francis Frangipane
God is going to get you in over your head to get a resource into you that is over your head. Don't get shook up, just look up. (Isaiah 54:2). - Sean Smith
Affirmation: Where there is barren land, I plant; where there is fruit, I reap - I stop looking for the Kingdom to come from without.
We must discover God's covenant plan for our lives (our destiny). The only way to do that is to listen, to search for Him with all our hearts. - Chuck Pierce
Once our conscience is clear and we are walking in the light, we likewise become the light of the word as Jesus described. As we witness the Gospel to the lost, His light in us will draw them to Him. - Paul Keith Davis
"You are the light of the world...let your light so shine before men.." - Matthew 5:14,16
The unveiling of Jesus is to take away ourselves and to place Himself in us, to take away all our human weakness and put within us that wonderful Word of eternal power which makes us believe that all things are possible. - Smith Wigglesworth
We prevent God from giving us the great spiritual gifts He has in store for us, because we do not give thanks for daily gifts. - Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Affirmation: I start working with the Lord to bring in the Kingdom from within my spirit where God has deposited His Spirit.
It's easy to point fingers at what is wrong for the Church, but can we look inward and say that we are not really just living unto ourselves? What new believers are we discipling into a knowledge and understanding of their inheritance in Christ? Or are we relegating this responsibility to Church programs? - Denny Cline
Through high praise we destroy the plans of the enemy and bring to earth new realms of Glory not yet revealed. As we continue Heavenward, we are breaking the constraints of the natural realm and shaking off old paradigms. - Keith Miller
"Let the high praises of God be in their mouth, and a two-edged sword in their hand.." Psalm 149:6
A powerless kingdom is no kingdom at all. There is no kingdom without power. Power takes territory. - John Belt
Prayer: I am a warrior for the Kingdom of God and will remain faithful and obedient to do all that You ask of me. Empower me, Lord, to be all that I can be through the Blood of Jesus. I will remain in unity with Your Word and Your directives, properly positioned as Joshua, so that I can discern a "noise" of war over a "sound" from Heaven. In Jesus' might name. Amen - Sandie Freed
Affirmation: I allow Him to bring me into intimate relationships with others that will thrust me forward into my divine destiny.
When God reveals our calling to us, He also supplies us with grace and a sense of personal conviction that is needed to carry it (our cross). The yoke is easy, joyful and light when He puts it on us. - Mike Bickle
When believers see each other, they should build one another up with the Word. We also have to remind each other to keep believing, even when the manifestation hasn't yet arrived. God sends the word of faith, and He uses us to deliver it to others. - Myles Munroe
"Exhort one another every day, as long as it is called "today," that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin. For we share in Christ...." - Hebrews 3:13,14
Inactivity of faith is a robber which steals blessings. Increase comes by action. Your life must be one of going from faith to faith. - Smith Wigglesworth
Argument has never won a soul! Sharing and listening, questioning and listening--with heavy emphasis on listening--will help you reach your seeking friend and lead him on to where God wants him to be. - Ros Rinker
Affirmation: God has a great deal for me to possess. My taking possession will require great faith and perseverance.
God intends to clothe with the same anointing that rested upon His Son, those who have the same heart for the face of God that Jesus possessed. - Bill Johnson
It has been said that we should not seek the gifts but rather the Giver. This is contrary to scripture. We are exhorted to pursue spiritual gifts and especially the best ones. When Jesus ascended, He began giving these gifts, which are a basic part of His nature to men. - Rick Joyner
"Make love your aim, and earnestly desire the spiritual gifts, especially that you my prophesy." - 1 Corinthians 14:1
God doesn't need dead people. He needs people who have risen from the dead spiritually. People who know who they are "in Christ." The victorious New Testament believer is not just living for the Lord, but the risen Christ is actually living through him. - Andrew Wommack
We need to see and hear in the realm of the Spirit. We need to walk, talk, pray, sing, and live in that mighty, eternal realm. (2 Cor 4:18) - Markus Bishop
Affirmation: I refuse to bury the investment God has made in me.
Because God turned His back on Jesus, He will never turn His back on you. Instead, you will see God's face of favor shining on you all the time! - Joseph Prince
You are the lamp that dispenses His glory. He wants to pour more oil into you. - Keith Miller
"For Zion's sake I will not hold My peace, And for Jerusalem's sake I will not rest, Until her righteousness goes forth as brightness, And her salvation as a lamp that burns." - Isaiah 62:1
We partake of the divine nature through His great and precious promises. Full whole-hearted uncompromising pursuit of God guarantees us entrance into the fullness of experiencing His promised land for our lives. What is the promise that God has given to you? What is the vision that God has shown you? - John Belt
Prayer: Lord, I ask You to examine every chamber of my heart. My heart is the temple, the house of God, and You desire to dwell in my heart. You stated that You will no longer dwell in the temples built by the hands of man, but in our hearts. I desire my heart to become the temple. of God. Therefore, Lord, I am asking for the Light to shine into every area of my heart and reveal any area which needs adjustment. In Jesus' mighty name. Amen - Sandie Freed