“Do not let your heart envy sinners, But be zealous for the fear of the Lord all the day; 18 For surely there is a hereafter, And your hope will not be cut off.” verses 17-18
“Buy the truth, and do not sell it, also wisdom and instruction and understanding.” verse 23
“Every valley shall be filled and every mountain and hill brought low; the crooked places shall be made straight and the rough ways smooth; andall flesh shall see the salvation of God.’ ” Luke 3:5-6 (Isaiah 40:4 and 52:10)
“And the angel answered and said to her, ‘The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Highest will overshadow you; therefore, also, that Holy One who is to be born will be called the Son of God. 36 Now indeed, Elizabeth your relative has also conceived a son in her old age; and this is now the sixth month for her who was called barren. 37 For with God nothing will be impossible.’ ” Luke 1:35-37
“In these lay a great multitude of sick people, blind, lame, paralyzed, waiting for the moving of the water. 4 For an angel went down at a certain time into the pool and stirred up the water; then whoever stepped in first, after the stirring of the water, was made well of whatever disease he had.” verses 3-4
“Jesus said to him, ‘Rise, take up your bed and walk.’9 And immediately the man was made well, took up his bed, and walked. And that day was the Sabbath.” verses 8-9
“And when He had said this, He breathed on them, and said to them, ‘Receive the Holy Spirit.23 If you forgive the sins of any, they are forgiven them; if you retain the sins of any, they are retained.’” John 20:22-24
“Assuredly, I say to you, among those born of women there has not risen one greater than John the Baptist; but he who is least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he.12 And from the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven suffers violence, and the violent take it by force. ” Jesus in Matthew 11:11-12
Visions, Revelations and Messages In this revelation the Lord said to me, “your want for the presence of God must turn to desire.” Desire is deeper than want. Earnest heartfelt desire is what produces result and that desire is hunger and thirst. And let him who thirsts come. Whoever desires, let him take the water…
**See Laura Bon’s blogs and the prophecies from the Lord. This is one more that really touched me. 1 Peter 4:10 (NLT), “God has given each of you a gift from his great variety of spiritual gifts. Use them well to serve one another.”
Huh? Why would God say this? Are we called to go where Jesus’ Presence is and not be distracted from His calling?
Luke 7:11-16 (BibleGateway):
“Now it happened, the day after, that He went into a city called Nain; and many of His disciples went with Him, and a large crowd. 12 And when He came near the gate of the city, behold, a dead man was being carried out, the only son of his mother; and she was a widow. And a large crowd from the city was with her. 13 When the Lord saw her, He had compassion on her and said to her, “Do not weep.”14 Then He came and touched the open coffin, and those who carried him stood still. And He said, “Young man, I say to you,arise.”15 So he who was dead sat up and began to speak. And He presented him to his mother.
16 Then fear came upon all, and they glorified God, saying, “A great prophet has risen up among us”; and, “God has visited His people.”