Affirmation: As I keep pushing out the limits and going further in my effort to advance the purposes of God, I am taking my life to a higher level.
We as kings and priests in God's kingdom are the anointed ones, the sons and daughters of fresh oil, endued with gifts of power, strength, and grace to enable us to accomplish the work we're called to (our destiny). - Keith Miller
If you allow the conditions of life to dictate your level of worship, they will also determine and limit your altitude. - Tommy Tenney
"Those whose wait on the Lord....shall mount up with wings like eagles." - Isaiah 40:31
Pay no attention to the present affairs of your life -- Seek to un-busy your thoughts -- Behold Him in the most inward recess of your spirit that you can find. - Michael Molinos
The Christian who hungers and hungers, blesses God, and lifts his soul to God brings God down to meet his own cry. The spirit of man and the Spirit of God unite. - John Lake
Affirmation: When I have the Word of God deposited in my spirit, I'll act on it no matter what the circumstances.
God designed you to be a powerful part of His plan, but so much depends upon your willingness to allow Him to unleash the dreams inside you.- Steve Munsey
Believers fall into the trap of thinking they can find a solution by looking at a problem from every angle and letting it consume their world. They need to get rid of the idea that intentionally ignoring the problem, in order to give God praise and thanks, is irresponsible. - Bill Johnson
"Behold, God is my helper; the Lord is the upholder of my life." - Psalms 54:4
Get zealous for God to do a miracle in you and through you! So, get passionate, and He will do the rest! - Marilyn Hickey
In our place of transition we must become much more focused on the Lord in order to make it through to the place of restoration that God has for us. - Chuck Pierce
Affirmation: I start thinking outside myself and inside the Word -- and let Jesus bless the world through me!
The purity God requires from us is impossible for us. We must allow Him to produce it in us. Purity produces in us godliness when we consistently sit at the feet of Jesus. - Alice Smith
"...beholding the glory of the Lord, are being changed into His likeness ....." - 2 Corinthians 3:18
Self-contempt claims that we have no worth, and even if we do have worth, we should reject it. Self-denial declares that we are of infinite worth and Jesus shows us how to realize it. - Richard Foster
"If any may would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me." - Mark 8:34
God, cleanse my heart with Your fire that I may receive the baptism of Your Spirit. Amen. - William J. Seymour (April 1906)
Afirmation: When I was born again, I was stamped with the likeness of the anointed one. I was made to look like the Lord Jesus Christ on the inside.
The caskets of the living dead may be the secure routines we've chosen in lieu of true destinies. - Mario Murillo
If you don't keep your spirit built up in God, how in the world are you going to listen to Him? - Norvel Hayes
The Scriptures entreat us to go from glory to glory -- allowing us always to sustain the glory released in us so we can proceed further to the greater realms of glory He desires to display in us. - Paul Keith Davis
"But we all, with unveiled face beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as from the Lord, the Spirit. - 2 Corinthians 3:18
The will of God grows on you -- gentle impressions become waves of stronger urgency until you have clear conviction. - David Wilkerson
Affirmation: God has called me, and He has an appointed place for me. God wants me in a place of divine appointments.
We need to rise up and release worship, intercession, and a song to the Lord to usher in an awakening to those floundering who need to be discipled (by us) into a higher truth. - Sean Feucht
When the Lord reveals that I am to pray for someone, I write that person's name and the date in my small prayer book. Then when the Lord brings the victory, I record the date,. This is my assignment record. - Alice Smith
"Pray without ceasing." - 1 Thessalonians 5:17
If we are to serve fresh bread, we must be gathering fresh bread each day. Jesus must be new to us each morning. - Rick Joyner
The Lord delights in those moments when we come to Him in childlike faith and surrender to request that He make something out of nothing. - Tommy Tenney
Affirmation: When I speak the language of God from my heart, I am agreeing with God, and nothing will be impossible to me.
When God gave man dominion, He placed His will for the earth on the cooperation of the will of man. (Gen 1:26) - Myles Munroe
"We have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous." - 1 John 2:1
When the Holy Spirit shows us an area that needs repentance, we must overcome the instinct to defend ourselves. We must silence the little lawyer who steps out from a dark closet in our minds, pleading. "My client is not so bad." Christ alone is your true advocate. - Francis Frangipane
"Submit yourselves to God. Resist the devil....." - James 4:7
Oh, how the Lord longs for His church to receive a revelation of His ravished heart - utterly overwhelmed with delight for us - even though we may not like or believe in ourselves. (Psalm 45:11) - Mike Bickle
Spirit of God, speak through me and interpret all that You say to the glory of God. Amen - William J. Seymour (May 1907)
Affirmation: I am no accident going somewhere to happen. My life isn't just a loose web of events and circumstances. God has specific plans for me.
To be too busy with God's work to commune with God, to be busy with doing church work without taking time to talk to God about His work, is the highway to backlsliding. - E. M. Bounds
We must go on to maturity. We must set our vision on the purpose (our destiny) for which we have been made a new creation. - Rick Joyner
"For all the promises of God in Christ are Yes, and in Him Amen, to the glory of God through us." - 2 Corinthians 1:20
As we begin to establish a communication system with Him through prayer and learning to hear His voice, we will begin to understand when God is ready to move us into a deeper level of covenant with Him. - Chuck Pierce
The Holy Ghost came to thrill you with resurrection power, that you should be anointed with fresh oil running over in the splendor of his almightiness. - Smith Wigglesworth
Affirmation: Like Abraham I stagger not at the promises of God through unbelief; but am strong in faith giving glory to God!
Why is it that so few in the body of Christ experience the life of victory that the Lord Jesus has obtained for us? -- because they have not accepted His work, or believed in His finished work at the cross, or taken His victory by faith. - Watchman Nee
Extravagance in worship always wins out with God over ritual, formality, and tradition. - James Goll
Michal the daughter of Saul looked out of the window, and saw King David leaping and dancing before the Lord; and she despised him in her heart. - 2 Samuel 6:16
If we are overly distracted by other issues and devote our time, money and energy to mere political and social concerns, the gospel witness will decrease. - Reinhard Bonnke
All your beautiful theories do not help you die to yourself. Knowledge nourishes your "old nature" because you secretly delight in your revelation. - Francois Fenelon
Affirmation: Jesus is my Great High Priest, and He is interceding for me right now. I boldly confess that I am fear-free and that anxiety has no place in me!
Your teenager needs to hear father pray. He needs to hear mother pray for him and for herself. He needs to know that his parents trust him to God. - Ros Rinker
"And they were not able to resist the wisdom and the Spirit by which he spoke." - Acts 6:10
Bid the brooding Spirit of God to apply your prayer to the specifics of your day. Wait quietly. Listen carefully, Obey immediately. - Richard Foster
There is a union between Christ and the Christian that is so deep, so pure, so sweet, so real, that the very conditions of the human spirit are transmitted to His, and the conditions of Christ's spirit are transmitted to ours. - John Lake
Father, in the name of Jesus I ask You to strengthen me through Your love and wisdom. Lord Jesus, this day I choose to deny myself, take up my cross and follow You. I will fulfill my destiny through the inner strength of Your might and power. In Jesus' name, amen. - John Bevere
Affirmation: I confess that I am led by the Spirit of God! He safely guides me to the place where God wants me to be!
Who is the Lord that you should honor and obey Him with all of your time money and talents? - Mike Bickle
As God's people we learn to live on the basis of hearing God's voice and obeying His word. - Richard Foster
"The words that I say to you I do not speak on my own authority; but the Father who dwells in me does his works."
- John 14:10
If we are "in Christ", we are moving with the most pressing speed, for we are "in" the most dynamic man who ever walked the earth. When He says to us, "Follow me", He is inviting us to a high-speed chase down the roads of our life. On that chase there is no rest except eternal rest and no security except eternal security. - Peter Kreeft
Affirmation: I confess and meditate on God's word day by day. That word is equipping, outfitting, and furnishing me with all the spiritual gear I need to take the adventurous trip God has planned for my life.
The reshaping of our values and our desires is the key work of the Holy Spirit. This reshaping brings us into conformity and harmony with God's purpose for our lives (our DESTINY). - Henri Nouwen
Divine favor comes to those who have chosen to keep the main thing the main thing - knowing and loving God. - Bill Johnson
"Let him who boasts boast of this, that he understands and knows Me." - Jeremiah 9:24
Children are pure in praise. They have nothing else on their mind. Therefore, when they sing. "This is my story, this is my song..." they mean what they say in all simplicity. They are pure in thought, motive, and act. This kind of praise stills the enemy of our souls. - Myles Munroe
Affirmation: God is helping me walk out of the problems that have tried to grip my mind and my life. I declare this by faith in Jesus' name.
Not to advance in the spiritual life is to go backward. - Brother Lawrence
Many people are looking for an ear that will listen. They do not find it among Christians, because these Christians are talking when they should be listening. But he who can no longer listen to his brother will soon be no longer listening to God either. This is the beginning of the death of the spiritual life. - Dietrich Bonhoeffer
"My children with who I am again in labor until Christ is formed in you.." - Galatians 4:19
The true success of our ministry to others will be by how it brought forth the formation of Christ within the person God has given us to disciple. - Rick Joyner
To pray is to descend with the mind into the heart, and there to stand before the face of the Lord, ever-present, all seeing, within you. - Theophan the Recluse