“The bride belongs to the bridegroom. The friend who attends the bridegroom waits and listens for him, and is full of joy when he hears the bridegroom’s voice. That joy is mine, and it is now complete.” John the Baptist about Him, John 3:29 (NIV)
My soul kept crying out this way to Jesus a few months ago. Is He not our Bridegroom afterall?
“Whoso seeketh her early shall have no great travail: for he shall find her sitting at his doors.” Song 6:14 (KJV)
“These have come so that the proven genuineness of your faith–of greater worth than gold, which perishes even though refined by fire–may result in praise, glory and honor when Jesus Christ is revealed.” 1 Peter 1:7 (NIV)
Recent Aglow meeting, Holy Spirit said the current crisis is “opening, preparation for revival”
This has been prophecied to me and others over the years that you are in training for end times. Our faith is being tested, hold onto what’s true and lasting. When things are being shaken, we are stable, calm, trusting in God, not circumstances. Jesus wins!
His answer to prayerfully asking, “What do You want me to do?” during a very open time in my life. Amen.
“And I also say to you that you are Peter, and on this rock I will Build My church, and the gates of Hades shall not prevail against it.”
“Having been built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ Himself being the chief cornerstone,21 in whom the whole building, being fitted together, grows into a holy temple in the Lord, 22 in whom you also are being built together for a dwelling place of God in the Spirit.”
“He answered and said to them: ‘He who sows the good seed is the Son of Man.38 The field is the world, the good seeds are the sons of the kingdom, but the tares arethe sons of the wicked one.39 The enemy who sowed them is the devil,the harvest is the end of the age, and the reapers are the angels.
” 40 Therefore as the tares are gathered and burned in the fire, so it will be at the end of this age.41 The Son of Man will send out His angels,and they will gather out of His kingdom all things that offend, and those who practice lawlessness,42 and will cast them into the furnace of fire.There will be wailing and gnashing of teeth.43 Then the righteous will shine forth as the sun in the kingdom of their Father.He who has ears to hear, let him hear!’ “
“Blessed are those whohunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be filled.” Matt 5:6
Do you wonder when justice will come? God will provide.
“But we have this treasure in earthen vessels, that the excellence of the power may be of God and not of us.”
2 Corinthians 4:7
“For the Lord has chosen Jacob for Himself, Israel for His special treasure.” Psalm 135:4
“Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal;but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys and where thieves do not break in and steal.For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.” Jesus in Matt 6:19-21
“…Treasure my commands” Proverb 2:1-5
“Again, the kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which a man found and hid; and for joy over it he goes andsells all that he has andbuys that field.” Matt 13:44
“Then He said to them, “Therefore everyscribe instructedconcerning the kingdom of heaven is like a householder who brings out of his treasurethings new and old.” Matt 13:52
Derek Prince: “You need to treat God’s holy calling for you with reverence – it’s a treasure.”
“But Abraham said, ‘Son,remember that in your lifetime you received your good things, and likewise Lazarus evil things; but now he is comforted and you are tormented. And besides all this, between us and you there is a great gulf fixed, so that those who want to pass from here to you cannot, nor can those from there pass to us.’ ” Jesus in Luke 16:25-26
Ezekiel 22:30, “So I sought for a man among them who would make a wall, and stand in the gap before Me on behalf of the land, that I should not destroy it; but I found no one.”
“Watch therefore, for youknow neither the day nor the hourin which the Son of Man is coming.” Jesus in Matthew 25:13
Derek Prince states:
Intercession is the coming between one who needs God and God. Jesus is the perfect intercessor. It’s not thinking of what you want to pray about, it’s opening yourself to the Lord through the Holy Spirit and letting Him share His burden with you.