Yes, Jesus did say to his disciples “If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me.”. But, Jesus himself could not carry His cross, and neither can you or I. Jesus fell under the load of his cross, weary, exhausted, and unable to carry it another step.
It was through mighty signs and amazing wonders that Paul fulfilled the ministry of the gospel of Christ. Without the message of the cross, there is no gospel, the gospel IS the message of Christ and Christ crucified, and without signs and wonders, the gospel can not be fulfilled. The gospel ministry is fulfilled when signs and wonders are evidenced.
Yet, when the Son of Man comes back, will he find this kind of persistent faithfulness in his people?
Jesus shares the spoils of his victory on the cross and resurrection with us, “His mighty ones” according to Isaiah 53:12. He calls us His mighty ones, because where there is union between the Word of God and the Holy Spirit, we become MIGHTY ONES.
Your very words will be used as evidence, and your words will declare you either innocent or guilty. Matthew 12:37 Essentially, what comes out of our mouths, will either justify us, or condemn us. So, how do we know what justifies and what condemns? To understand that, we need to look at what purpose God… Continue reading The purpose of my tongue
1 Corinthians 11 reminds us to not partake of communion in an unworthy manner. If we are not focused on Jesus, or in right standing with God, it becomes difficult to believe in, and proclaim over ourselves the benefits the bible says we receive because of Jesus’ sacrifice on the cross. So, first take a… Continue reading Give Thanks, Bless, Prophecy
Now yield and submit yourself to Him [agree with God and be conformed to His will] and be at peace; In this way [you will prosper and great] good will come to you. Job 22:21 [AMP] Lord Jesus, we ask for supernatural strength to stand firm in your truths as we persevere during this time.… Continue reading Prayer for financial breakthrough
And he said, O Lord, God of my master Abraham, I pray You, cause me to meet with good success today, and show kindness to my master Abraham. Genesis 24:12 [AMP] In Genesis 24 we read that Abraham sends his servant out to find a wife for his son Isaac from the land of his… Continue reading Lord, I pray you cause me to meet with great success today