“So Jesus answered and said to him, ‘What do you want Me to do for you?’ The blind man said to Him, ‘Raboni, that I may receive my sight.'”
“Then Jesus said to him, ‘God your way; your faith has made you well,’ And immediately he received his sight and followed Jesus on the road.”
“And it shall come to pass afterward that I will pour out My Spirit on all flesh; your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, your young men shall see visions.” Joel 2:28
“And Jesus said, ‘For judgment I have come into this world, that those who do not see may see, and that those who see may be made blind.'”
“Then some of the Pharisees who were with Him heard these words, and said to Him, ‘Are we blind also?'” John 9:39-40
Dear Lord Jesus, have mercy on us and give us spiritual sight, in Your Holy name. Amen
“For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this age, against spiritual hosts of wickedness in the heavenly places.” Ephesians 6:12
“While we do not look at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen. For the things which are seen are temporary, but the things which are not seen are eternal.” 2 Corinthians 4:18
“For we walk by faith, not be sight.” 2 Corinthians 5:7
Layers of atmosphere, spirits good & evil. Pay attention to Him, our Father. Agree with His Holy Spirit. A recent meditation class wants you to empty your mind, but fill it with what?
“I know a man in Christ…caught up to the third heaven.” 2 Corinthians 12:2
“…he was caught up into Paradise…” 2 Corinthians 12:4
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“…And the cares of this world, the deceitfulness of riches, and the desires for other things entering in choke the word, and it becomes unfruitful.” Jesus in Mark 4:19
“Don’t be deceived, my beloved brethren” James 1:16
Phone a friend
Buy the BIG chocolate bar
Take a walk
Kick in your endorphins
Get unstuck: Stuck in a moment – Bono
Buy a dog or a cat
Two friends I spoke with yesterday, were saved from ending their own lives – Praise God! One said, “who will take care of my dogs?” The other waited and talked to their mother, then exited a toxic relationship.
Ravi Zacharias says for people with lack of hope: “be there for them & let them know how valuable they are.” John 14:19, “Because I live, you will live also.” “We need faith & reason, it’s impossible to live by sure reason alone.”
When the dental hygienist said this to me the other week, I’d heard it before. She meant for a small person, I have normal size teeth and amazingly still retain all but one.
Several years ago, a friend ‘saw’ my mouth in a vision, much larger, opening and closing. She said laughing, “you’re going to speak for the Lord.”
“For when I preach the gospel, I cannot boast, since I am compelled to preach. Woe to me if I do not preach the gospel!” 1 Corinthians 9:16 (NIV).
“Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart Be acceptable in Your sight, O Lord, my strength and my Redeemer.” Psalm 19:14 (NKJV).
“If any man speak, let him speak as the oracles of God; if any man minister, let him do it as of the ability which God giveth: that God in all things may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom be praise and dominion for ever and ever. Amen.” 1 Peter 4:11 (KJV).