You DROPPED a BOMB on ME!!!

Yesterday I began reflecting on all the horrific events we, as a country have experienced. As I did, in prayer, the scripture I received was this, “what was meant for our harm, HE will use for our good.”  After watching the reports the we were led to, it was so interesting to see people coming together not just in the human spirit, but many in the SPIRIT of the LORD. 

In devotion time today, we asked our child to pick a scripture to reflect on today. She was silent for a moment, and then said,”Exodus.” It was amazing to us, kind of a GOD wink, because D’s business God has given him is called that. It is Exodus Consulting. 🙂 The scripture was in CH 7 where Moses and Aaron go to meet with Pharaoh. 

 

THE FIRE that is HOLY will UNDO what is UNHOLY!!!

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They went to see him, and truly dropped a spiritual bomb on him. But, GOD hardened his heart so he would not give in to the demands. Look at our country. Could GOD be doing the same thing around us? I mean, it’s possible. There is no IMPOSSIBLE with GOD. 

yes, judgement is here, and yes GOD is handling things, but we also know we have an enemy after the people of GOD and just people in general. The demonic hate HUMANITY because GOD loves us so very much. After all, our FATHER sent HIS SON to DIE so we could experience FREEDOM. America does not get credit for that. ONLY GOD gets the GLORY for creating the HOME of the FREE and the LAND of the BRAVE!

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THE LOVE of GOD will UNDO the HATE!!!!

 

There was a song in my head from my past, in fact when I was abt 9 years old, I recall it on the radio. Guess what it was called? You guessed it, ” You dropped a bomb on me.” I remember being at the pool, where my oldest brother Brad was life guarding. I would hear it and sing along, not really then, understanding what it was about. Later I started to realize the CORE of that song was about bad news. 

When the bombs here in our country began going off, I kept hearing that song. The enemy has a job, to scare the bejeezus out of us. Meaning to rid us of our connection to GOD. But, guess what folks, so does GOD and HIS JOB is so very much BIGGER and MORE IMPORTANT!!! One has a job to spread HATE and the other LOVE. 

So, today on this 18th day of April, we have to continue rejoicing in HIM. I mentioned the date because it is the BIBLICAL number of BONDAGE. GOD ALONE is the BONDAGE BREAKER!!!! We must keep praising HIM, no matter how it appears. We must speak LIFE and ask GOD to shine the GLORY LIGHT of JESUS on ALL our wounds that we have let the enemy make. Jesus was never wounded until HE received our sin. For the BLOOD of JESUS, an atonement, cleanses us. Also, the LIGHT of JESUS, and HIS GLORY brings healing to our wounds. 

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HE WILL COME in FIRE and GLORY!!!!! LORD we pray you tarry, so your perfect WILL can be done on EARTH as it is in HEAVEN. 

 

WE are FREE not just because of the country or even the people who fight for it, but because of GOD in them and around them and us!!!! WE are FREE first and foremost because JESUS atoned for our SINS (Secrets IN Natural Spirit), meaning HE took them from US because HE LOVES us so very deeply. This truly is the greatest gift, anyone could receive, EVER!!!!

Yes, the world and the one who temporarily is trying to wreak havoc in it, will try to drop more and more BOMBS on us. But, please do not give attention, except to inform others. Address it in prayer of course, but do not be like THIS world, in response. Be like JESUS in response, in peace no matter the explosions. There will be GOOD explosions too, HE promises this as we OBEY HIM. 

His word says, “he will keep those in perfect peace, whose mind is fixed on HIM.” Let us remember that as the “BOMBS” keep coming. Our GOD is GREATER and STRONGER! No COMPARISON! Praying He regrows and resurrects as well as RESTORES what was lost, and as soul wounds heal, command the demonic activity to cease and desist for HIS GLORY to have a chance to HEAL US COMPLETELY. In Jesus NAME and BLOOD. 

May HIS GLORY SHINE on EARTH as it is in HEAVEN. It is the prayer we were given to begin with, the LORD’s PRAYER! 

We will be doing probably next week on SPREAKER a series on BOMBS. It will explore more in depth the spiritual side as well as the physical and how they correlate. 

David was given some insight on certain words, and He wanted to add his 25 cents in, so will have him close us out. 🙂

Hi… David here – 

last night Ellie tried to say ‘Cease and Desist’ but instead she said ‘Cyst and Decease’.  it was a simple transliteration but it was intriguing to look at.  the first one sounds like ‘cease and decyst’ which would be to stop and to remove a protective coating or shell –> leading to health.  the second one sounds like ‘cyst and decease’ which would be to add a cyst and to die –> leading to death.  interesting.

 

To close: as mentioned on the spreaker podcast I have run into a theological question that I wanted your opinion on:

‘we do not war against flesh and blood but powers and dominions set high in heavenly places’.  ok so how do we apply that to a confontation with an annoying neighbor?  his flesh and blood are annoying, we need to do something.  we could pray hell fire and brimstone, but that doesn’t seem quite right.  this verse suggests we use the sword of the spirit to fight against the spirit world.  

– my question is: can i fight against the neighbor’s spirit or do I have to only fight against the demonic powers controlling my neighbors spirit like a puppet master?  let the debate begin…

We LOVE YOU ALL and hope by HIS GRACE, that He has given through us, and FACE of GRACE, FOOD for thought and spiritual digestion!!!

In HIS GRACE,

E & D & Sarah E 

 

 

 

18 Apr 2013

The Chocolate Factory!!!

How many people LOVE chocolate? Everyone raise their hand now. 🙂 I cannot imagine having a world without it. Just like, I cannot imagine a world without GOD!!!!!!!!!!

Today, as I woke I felt a strong stirring that the CHOCOLATE FACTORY like Willie Wonka spoke of, is like the Kingdom of Heaven. Specifically, it is like the parts that we are supposed to bring to earth! We call upon HIM and HE moves in us and through us to do so. 🙂

Bear with me on this one. A few days ago, someone sent me a message about a teaching that they read on prosperity. Now remember, prosperity is not just about money. In fact, THAT is actually only a very small part of it. It is really about becoming the sharpest tool in the shed. See, God gives us all a body, which is HIS temple. 

Our job is to work with HIM and in HIM as well to honor it. Also, of course to honor the one who created it, from HIS awesome LOVE!!!! 🙂

So, back to the Chocolate Factory, at the end of the film, Charlie, the main character is TESTED by the famous Willy Wonka. He decides to do the right thing, and walk away, instead of to be vengeful.Then what happens? Oh yeah, He gets the whole THING!!!!! Not just the chocolate, but ALL of it!!!!

Years ago, in prayer we felt that we were shown that our job is not just to spread the gospel literally, but as it says in the word, to work with GOD for THY KINGDOM to COME on EARTH as it is IN HEAVEN. This means, when we have an issue, we can actually not just pray about it, but go there with God and address it! Hallelujah!!!!

Now, God works according to our faith right? So many people have said, I wish I had your faith, and we remind them, GOD has OUR FAITH in HIS HANDS! For the FAITH is in HIM, and NOT in us. In fact, what we were led to realize is, when we doubt, it is because of ourselves, and NOT God. 

So, a sin against self, God’s temple, creates those wounds, which lead to cycles of doubt. So, as the wounds heal, we can tell the devil to GO and he actually has to OBEY!!!! Because GOD in us, as well as us, united is telling him to back down!

Yesterday we had NEW LIFE hit our family! We now have 4 baby kittens. 🙂 It was amazing, because there was a trial we have been going through for years, and when we got this cat, it instantly bonded with our daughter. So, I didn’t think much of it. But, at first, we thought she was a he and the he that was the daddy was a she. LOL (Love our LORD)

The hilarious thing is they were backwards, and GOD made it work for HIS GLORY, just like with us. We started out not understanding what God wanted. So, because we were trained to, and many other reasons, we often rebelled. We always asked forgiveness, and learned A TON along the way. God is restoring the years the Locusts have eaten, and now we will finally get the CHOCOLATE FACTORY! 

Meaning, we will get what GOD desires for us, because we have been tested and tried and tested and tried, and we will be tested and tried some more. Hallelujah!!!! Just cannot boast enough about how GLORIOUS our GOD is!!!!

Lord, thank you for forgiving us, for delivering us, and resurrecting us daily. For surely we are seeing the GLORY and salvation of our ALMIGHTY GOD in action. We praise you ALWAYS, for only YOU alone are worthy.

You promised to finish the work that you started, and here you are doing as you said. For you are not a man that you should lie! We sing your praises now and FOREVER!!!!!!

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GLORY FIRE!!!!!

The BLOOD is for the SIN and the GLORY LIGHT of JESUS is for the wound!!!!!

To those who pray faithfully for US, GOD is about to BREAKTHROUGH like never before!!!

Praise our awesome GOD!!!! Multiply it LORD for your GLORY!

 

In His Grace,

E

 

15 Apr 2013

The WOUNDS He is HEALING!

Today, I woke up thinking about wounds. How many of us have been wounded? The world looks at healing from a MIND, BODY, and SOUL which is interesting. When Jesus speaks of Healing it is SOUL, BODY, and SPIRIT. It is like the world combines the soul and spirit, yet they are very separate.

A few days ago we were led to listen to a series, that God gave Katie Souza on healing soul wounds. It is a fascinating series, if some of you have not heard it. It focuses on how the GLORY light of JESUS heals our soul wounds. Wounds are like puzzle pieces. Every time God heals one, a piece to HIS puzzle, falls into place. 🙂

God uses dreams and visions to show us what LIES (LIVES) within our soul. The enemy uses what is there and creates, LIES to manipulate us. Then, we become like puppets on a string. There are demons that are often attached to the wounds, but we cannot be used as effectively to handle them, until JESUS, the son of GOD, united with PAPA, and the Holy Spirit, heals the wounds.

 

This PICTURE personifies the GLORY LIGHT of JESUS as it HEALS, DELIVERS and SAVES us!!!

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The person who did this teaching, as God led, has an amazing testimony. She was an extreme addict, and even was imprisoned in this world, in more ways than one. Praise GOD he delivered her! praise GOD that HE is delivering others through her too!!!

He says we overcome by the BLOOD of the LAMB and the WORD of our testimony. THIS is GOD’s LOVE in MOTION!!!

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Last time, we were led to speak on FIRE. That which was unholy and that which was HOLY. That fire is used to burn off iniquities and sins that are hidden in our wounds, and in some cases, as a woman I say this, our womb. Men, cannot birth children through a physical womb, but they do have a spiritual womb. It is a place where GOD births His visions in us. We all have THAT!

I remember one time, when God was teaching us about the wounds He has healed, we were led to cry out and ask HIM to manifest and heal us. The healing had already happened in the SPIRIT, but we desired to see the GLORY shine in the natural. He has that desire FOR us to. The word says He will give us the desires of our heart, but we cannot RECEIVE them when we STAY wounded.

The soul TIES we develop, block the soul WOUNDS from being healed. God has us working on a book for marriage, but it is also for relationships. It is called “The TIE that BINDS.” The whole purpose is to share our testimony, that we are learning daily to ONLY BIND ourselves to GOD. To be bound only to HIS ways, HIS LAWS of LOVE, and HIS vision.

The name of the blog is titled this way because we are NOT 100% healed, and won’t be until we enter into Heaven, but we are 100% whole in HIM! He has healed the wounds, and we are seeing HIS healing SHOW UP and multiply!!!

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Scriptures we were LED to today…

http://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Isaiah%2053:5&version=AMP

http://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=2%20Corinthians%2012:9&version=AMP

http://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Psalm%2037%20:%201-13&version=AMP

God has led us to use SPREAKER as a ministry platform for Face of Grace ministry, the one He has given us to steward.

He gave us a 3 part series on WOUNDS. The first part has already been recorded and is available now. May it BLESS you ALL greatly, and may HEALING, DELIVERANCE and SALVATIONS accompany it all the way to GOD’s GLORY GATES!

In His Grace,

E

12 Apr 2013

PLAY WITH FIRE…YOU WILL GET BURNED!!!

Today, as we came out of about 2 weeks of challenges, I was reminded that the Refiner’s FIRE is good, necessary and important. When we play with FIRE, we will likely GET BURNED. But, here is the question, what kind of fire are we playing with? Is it HOLY fire or UNHOLY?

I lived in a specific state for almost 10 years. Referring to geographically, emotionally and spiritually speaking. When I was moved from that place, I was reminded of something a relative said to me. “Don’t play with FIRE, or YOU will GET BURNED.” I remember thinking well, maybe I WANT to GET BURNED.

My husband had lived there for almost 20 years, and really until the last  8 years, had not had much change in his life. Thankfully, GOD got a hold of him in a new way, and he has learned and is learning that GOD’s arms are a safe place to be. He was very angry at God, and He is now starting to understand that was playing a HUGE role in his health and also the health of those around him that he loved, and that God loves.

The fact is, there is NO WAY to avoid getting burned in this life. The more we try to avoid it, the more burned we will get. For years people have just been ignoring the enemy. Many of them have been burnt to a crisp, and some have not lived to tell about it. 🙁 Thankfully, some have, and we can say, as ones who have that getting burned hurts like HELL.

That is at first anyway, because eventually the flames that feel like HELL, begin to feel like HEAVEN. We can get BURNED by GOD, or BURNED by the enemy. The burns from the enemy come from soul wounds. These are places, people, and circumstances that happen that affect our soul.

We were listening to a wonderful teaching regarding this. It spoke about the GLORY LIGHT of JESUS. When that shines on our soul wounds, we have healing take place. It is like FIRE, in some cases, it even burns. The HOLY LIGHT, and FIRE of GOD burn off the iniquities of sin, and places where sin entered in.

One example they gave was a woman who had experienced abuse. The woman giving the teaching was shown that this other woman needed to repent. Immediately, she got defensive and said, “why should I? I mean, I was the one who got hurt, the victim. ” Because of her reaction, she eventually knew she MUST REPENT for letting the soul wound be made, and not fighting back. This women did, and found much FREEDOM in place of it.

When we are naturally passive, we can get burned, when we are aggressive we can get burned. GOD says very clearly, there is a TIME for everything. http://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Ecclesiastes%203&version=AMP

He also talks about that somethings must be burned with HOLY FIRE. Here is a great link we were led to regarding this.

http://www.jimfeeney.org/burning-holy-fire.html

Here is another link that talks about UNHOLY FIRE.

http://journey66.blogspot.com/2010/02/unholy-fire.html

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THE LOVE of GOD brings transformation from the UNHOLY FIRE to the HOLY FIRE!

We have had many things that most would consider crises. But, we saw them as challenges that lead to growth. Remember it is not whether we sin, but it IS whether we let SIN WOUND us. It is wise to just repent, or choose to change as GOD leads, daily, dwelling on HIS word and promises, instead of THIS world and how it may appear. For, it is GOD ALONE who overcomes the sin in us!

The fact is, when we PLAY with FIRE we WILL GET BURNED. But, maybe we need to be, so that we can be FREE from the bondage of THIS world in which, we are told to be ALIEN of.

Our daughter had to stay home because of something that came up with school. This circumstance, we have been through a few times. Every single time it comes about we are under a lot of stress. Usually we are burning the candle at both ends, and being stretched way too thin, because we are trying to be helpful, and we end up overextending ourselves. In this case, it gave us all a break that we really needed. Was it easy, nope, but it was WAY easier than before, because we did not FIGHT the refinement.

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Like when Shedrach, Meshach, and Abednigo went in the fire, GOD was with them, and HE alone protected them. IN GOD is the only time the UNHOLY FIRE cannot touch us!!!!

Our prayer is that GOD possess us and cause our YES to be YES and NO to be NO. But, sometimes we do falter, and thankfully GOD has a way of cleaning up our messes for sure. Hallelujah for that! Our goal as parents and as COGS (Children of GOD Supers) is to create a safe place to land, when we fail. This happens in our lives by consistent surrender to GOD and HIS ways. he gives us a safe place to FALL.

Being burned with HIS FIRE is an aspect of GOD’s LOVE. Definitely has not always been our favorite aspect, but it IS a part of the process, and it MUST happen for HIS GLORY to shine! After all, GOD births HIS GLORY in PEACE, not in  CHAOS.

Lord, bring us GLORIFIED PEACE through your REFINING FIRE!!!!

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Have your way, and we thank YOU in advance for KEEPING YOUR WORD!!!

One time a few years back GOD showed us that we were Cowkids. Meaning, hubby is a Cowboy, I am a Cowgirl, and our kids are Cowkids. God says let the little children come unto me. he wants us to come in purity, with ALL the IMPURITIES burned away….IN HIS HOLY FIRE! We are renegades fro CHRIST and in it to WIN it for HIM and IN HIM!!! Rebellion is bad, but FREEDOM is GREAT! Hallelujah!!!!

In His Grace,

E

10 Apr 2013

WAKE UP the NEIGHBORHOOD!!!

It is time like never before to wake up from the typical day to day. Remember in scripture where it says that Christ will come like a thief in the night? God is not saying never have fun, never go out, never fellowship with friends, never watch tv. He is just saying pay attention to what you are digesting. He says that is scripture. Be alert, keep watch! 

 

The enemy comes like a roaring LION, but NOT as one. GOD is the LION of JUDAH! The enemy is here only to mock God, and God uses him and his attempts to humble us. God says if my people humble themselves and pray. THEN I will answer. But, we should keep in mind that prayer without repentance is NOT powerful prayer. ~

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When I was a child, I loved crazy movies like Girls Just Wanna Have Fun. I always thought the silliness far out weighed the bad stuff. But, let’s look at the story. It is about a girl, who is raised in a very overly structured way, and all she wants to do is get away from the rules and regulations. Here is a link that describes it.  

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Girls_Just_Want_to_Have_Fun_(film)

 

As a kid I understood her feeling that way. But, I never took into consideration then, the rebellion that was involved. She ignored her parents rules, put herself and others in danger, and even though it appeared to turn out all right, created a huge MESS!

How many times have we been there? How many times have we, knowing that it was wrong, made a decision that affected more than just us? I know I have countless times, as has my husband, and thankfully our children will not be taking that road, by God’s Grace. Because the curses against us, have been broken! We pray that multiplies, for God’s Glory. 

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They learn as do we,  in a safe way, not to rebel against God. That doing anything other than God’s will is literally falling asleep to HIS plans. This has been the enemies plan all along. Send people to movies, and cause them to get distracted, give them tv shows that are intriguing and hide symbolism within. Does anyone need help understanding  that there is a WAR going on around us?

There is retaliation all over the place, for stepping out and standing in FAITH. But, we know GOD is bigger. The title of this blog entry came from a song in that movie Girls Just Wanna Have Fun. There is a scene, where people break into a party and absolutely destroy the house. On screen destruction can look hysterical  but off screen, not so much. 

We are not supposed to be just sitting around not praying, not trusting GOD. Those are the times, when we are, for all intensive purposes sleeping, that the enemy comes to pounce. He comes to pounce in many ways. The sleeping is not  always literal, and thankfully GOD never sleeps. He is up 24/7 dealing with our lives, because He loves us. 

That does not mean that He never gets angry. In fact, if we don’t wake up spiritually, then GOD will deal with us and our families even more harshly. If we are not doing it HIS way, then what comes against us will not be able to be fought. God can do anything and He can UNDO anything, but when we are given into torment, it happens because we are disobeying GOD. 

 

What does the BIBLE say about rebellion?

 

It’s simple really, and the choice is ours, and has been from the beginning, since the Garden of Eden. Do we live our life FOR God or against HIM? We say WAKE up the NEIGHBORHOODS, cause if not, they could die in their sleep, and never make it into Heaven. 

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In His Grace

E

03 Apr 2013

WHAT WILL IT TAKE???

As we approach what most in this world call “Easter,” have been pondering what it will take for people to wake up in this world. People live their lives, for the most part, thinking only of themselves, because that has been the enemies deception. Or, they live thinking only of others and never of self. Balance seems to be missing. Have people forgotten the cross daily, and now remember it only on a “holiday? ” 

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How many people have to perish before God gets His way? The enemy comes to steal, kill and destroy. But, should we let him? Absolutely NOT! God gives very clear instructions on how to handle the enemy. We must remind him that he is under our feet, according to the word of God. That because of God’s LOVE and sacrifice at the cross where Jesus died, and later the resurrection, the devil has NO authority. 

Yesterday while chatting with and praying with my spouse, he shared a story about some kids in the neighborhood. These kids are a bit on the different side. Not, that this is bad, but it definitely is noticeable. He said the oldest one, may have had a child, from what he gathered. He also said that there are many people living in one house, and that almost all of them are very lost. 

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One day we were walking around the neighborhood and we saw one of the older girls and a guy walking. I smiled, and she smiled and waved shyly. It doesn’t seem like much, but it is. Because we had been praying for this girl, that she would be open to God. They had gone to church, but something tragic happened to their dad, and the family is blaming God it seems. This is not uncommon. The mother does not go to church, but God continues to send loving people into their lives to minister to them, and pray for them.

Also something that came up yesterday was what Sarah Elizabeth wants to be when she grows up. She thinks a veterinarian  I said, “Oh, so you don’t want to be a  pastor anymore?” She said, “Well I really love animals.” So then I explained to her, that being a pastor does not just mean you have a congregation. It is about being loving and nurturing, and letting GOD move in you to do so. She could do this as a veterinarian, just as well as she could a big church. 

You might think these stories have nothing in common, but what they do have in common, is the LOVE. It is that LOVE that people do not always receive, and it often gets distorted, because we are trained NOT to receive it. I know so many people who have kids, and lives and they pride their selves on a nice home, well behaved kid in public, and money in the bank. But, these are only surface things. All of these things fade away. 

Money is just PAPER. That is ALL it will ever be. It is printed paper at that. It is seeds used to plant for evil or for good. Nice homes, can get destroyed, as we have seen many this year, with all the harsh weather, and events. Kids, grow up, and without core values, rooted in LOVE that comes from GOD, often find the wrong path. Not to say God can’t fix all of these things when they go astray. He can! However, we should be doing our part to work with HIM instead of against HIM. 

Last night I had awful dreams. Sometimes I have nice dreams, but these were just all about my past, and who I was. But, every day, thankfully I don’t have to be THAT person anymore. God gives me and you a clean slate. Do we accept it or reject it? Do we wake up every morning and choose joy, hope, love, faith, and  truth? or do we just get up, pick something to wear, not caring what, get our kids ready, an in some cases, out the door, and do something mundane, and scheduled? Am not in any way mocking or picking on the ordinary lives or even working. It all has purpose, but we should enjoy it, not just get through it, and we should plant seeds of encouragement and kindness, and other positive seeds, that share God’s Love. He wants to use us for these, and desires us to let Him. 

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We have been to functions with people from church where there was wine and drunkenness. Then, there were arguments and bickering.  We know of many churches that have potlucks with alcohol, and before the night many are not able to drive. Are we surprised?  Now it is just looked at as the norm for the days we live in, but it shouldn’t be. There are deep root of pain that create that craving for something like alcohol. Not to mention, as a church, we should be setting a good example. We should be addressing the issues, not ignoring them. 

Too much of anything is bad. If a person went out and got drunk  or high the night before, and came in to work the next day, are they going to do a good job at work? Odds are not as good as they would have without that extra baggage. So, what will it take? For people not to try and find escape in these things?

Why not find it in GOD? The word GOOD reminds us that anything good that happens is of GOD.After all GOD is in the word good. GO GOD ! Some may get get tired of us talking about God’s love and HIS plans. But, we are going to keep on doing it. We know it may come across as judgmental at times, but that is not our hearts. We have a heart for HIS Truth and ways alone. 

Our prayer is that God reveal to people that when anything is put above HIM it falls, and often gets destroyed. It is one of the 10 commandments, to not put any other God’s before Him. Anything can become more important than God in our lives. We cannot just go to church and call it good. In fact, this is a time, where many are not finding what is needed in church, so they are walking away. 

Another thing that came up last night was the internet. It can be a great tool, for sure, but it is also a very controlled tool. God is about order not about control. He is about loving not dictating from a place of meanness and condemnation. He is here to lift us up, not put us down. I remember once, that someone said, “I don’t know how you can say God is always nice to you, he sure isn’t to me.” I said, “Well it sounds like we may serve a different God.”

For years we have been warned of events coming, and often people panic instead of pray. But, here is a suggestion, try praying first and praising GOD. The pain and FEAR will then die out. I have to remember this too, because LIFE does get hard at times. Things happen that are sad, and unbelievable. But, everything has purpose, the GOOD, BAD, and the UGLY. 

So, are we going to be doubting Thomas where Jesus has to show us the wounds? What will it take to believe HIM? What will it take to fully surrender to HIS ways? How much are we willing to LOSE or LET GO of? Because one way or another, GOD will have HIS way, with or without us, but He created us to work as a team, united in HIM and HIS LOVE, GRACE and MERCY. 

Would like to share another song that has been on my heart for a few days…it is by an artist named Jeremy Riddle.

“Sweetly Broken”To the cross I look, to the cross I cling

Of its suffering I do drink
Of its work I do sing

For on it my Savior both bruised and crushed
Showed that God is love
And God is just

Chorus:
At the cross You beckon me
You draw me gently to my knees, and I am
Lost for words, so lost in love,
I am sweetly broken, wholly surrendered

What a priceless gift, undeserved life
Have I been given
Through Christ crucified

You have called me out of death
You have called me into life
And I was under Your wrath
Now through the cross I am reconciled

Chorus:

In awe of the cross I must confess
How wondrous Your redeeming love and
How great is Your faithfulness
To the cross I look, to the cross I clinOf its suffering I do drinkOf its work I do sinFor on it my Savior both bruised and crushed

Showed that God is love
And God is just

Chorus:
At the cross You beckon me
You draw me gently to my knees, and I am
Lost for words, so lost in love,
I am sweetly broken, wholly surrendered

What a priceless gift, undeserved life
Have I been given
Through Christ crucified

You have called me out of death
You have called me into life
And I was under Your wrath
Now through the cross I am reconciled

Chorus:

In awe of the cross I must confess
How wondrous Your redeeming love and
How great is Your faithfulness

More lyrics: http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/j/jeremy_riddle/

In His Grace,

E

29 Mar 2013

But, THAT is IMPOSSIBLE!!!

Today when I woke up, I was feeling really discouraged. I was aching, both physically and in my heart. All I could think about was the cross. Specifically, the crucifixion was on my mind. Thinking about all the pain and agony, and anguish that Christ endured all morning long. It really should change our perspective. But does it? That image alone should CUT us to the core. It should, if nothing else, bring tears to our EYES.

People said that the things JESUS did were impossible, but they were NOT impossible once the imps (evil ones) were removed. He never gave way to evil, I mean NEVER. Let’s think about that for a moment. I try and remember to ask GOD daily to fill me up, and cause me not to give way to evil, but I still fall, over and over in my eyes. Yet, in HIS eyes I am just a child learning and growing. You are too, which is important to remember. 😉

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It is CHRIST who gives us strength, for HE does ALL things well! ~

I personally, still have battles with doubts, and questions of who I am, and who, most importantly, HE wants me to be. Do I make a difference, do people hear GOD through me? At my core, I know I am LOVED, and blessed and treasured, but something always opposes that mindset. That something is what makes things seem IMPOSSIBLE. Well, temporarily. 🙂

I was led to do some research on what IMP means and found it fascinating. here is a link that caught my attention.

http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/imp

The thing that intrigues me is the synonyms that it lists.

The number one synonym is the name of the enemy of God. That cannot be a coincidence.

Was reading a book today claiming it was about God, and was shocked how casually people use God. It should not be us using HIM, but He using us. We are the warriors He uses, we should not be trying to create fate, we should simply observe it, be grateful and choose to continue on in Faith.

The book seemed more new age, more than anything. My husband had gotten it for me to read. As I perused it, was astounded by how many examples given, could have been God, but might have been something else.  We must learn to TEST whether it is GOD or not. The word of God says to test the spirits. Because if we don’t do that, then we begin to call good evil, and evil good, and THAT is just plain dangerous.

God will USE everything and EXCUSE nothing. In the movie, the Never Ending Story there is wisdom, which is, we become what we believe we are. This boy saw himself as weak, and as He was led on an adventure, He became stronger, and PART of the story itself. Though there are a lot of oddities in the story, it is NOT impossible for us to become what we are around.

So, what IS impossible? Miracles, are they impossible? Resurrection, is that impossible? Birth without physical contact, is that impossible? The word that has been washing over me today, is this, “What is IMPOSSIBLE with man, is POSSIBLE with God.” But, if we never ask for change to come, it may never appear.

I know people who are desperately searching. Some are searching for jobs, some are searching for mates, some for children, some for freedom, and some for just more. The only common denominator that will show us the way is LOVE. Who created love? Was it the devil? Nope, it was GOD. Yet, we run from HIM and convince ourselves that it will never get better. Or, that we just have to settle for how things are.

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This is our FAMILY Life verse. We choose this day, to remember the CROSS and the resurrection and be grateful,  for what is to come because of this ultimate sacrifice. ~

Come on now, no matter what happens, it WILL get better. I am speaking to myself here too, cause we are going through some challenges that many don’t know about. Overall we are very transparent people, and most we meet either love that or hate it. But, for better or for worse, it is just who we are, and how God made us. But, there are some things we have learned not to speak about as much, because doing so often creates confusion. We have learned to wait on GOD to reveal what needs to be, in HIS time. If confusion comes after it is revealed, it is HIS job to handle that, thankfully not ours.

Somehow we have to believe that GOD is going to DO the impossible. Because we deserve it? No, that is not why. Because we want it and need it? No, that is NOT why either. Simply, because HE loves us, and regardless of what comes that is the ONE thing that will NEVER ever change.

God’s LOVE seems impossible, but it isn’t. So today, challenge yourself to what LOOKS impossible in your life. Is it a healing that needs to happen? Or perhaps a marriage needing resurrection? A child or children learning to Obey? A deep desire or dream that needs to come to life again?

We know when God winks at us, by the peace that comes when it happens. It is always about HIM, and never about us. For example, I felt a nudge to write today, and I ignored it for a while, but it just kept returning, like a loving HUG. whether anyone ever responds, or gets anything out of what God reveals to us, this is a way of serving HIM. It is being obedient to what He calls us to do,and at times not to do.

While sitting here, I heard a song on the radio, I have not heard in ages. In fact, not since we moved here. This is the song, that some of you may know or recall.

CHRIS TOMLIN

“Holy is the Lord”

We stand and lift up our hands
For the joy of the Lord is our strength
We bow down and worship Him now
How great, how awesome is He

And together we sing

[Chorus]
Holy is the Lord God Almighty
The earth is filled with His glory
Holy is the Lord God Almighty
The earth is filled with His glory
The earth is filled with His glory

We stand and lift up our hands
For the joy of the Lord is our strength
We bow down and worship Him now
How great, how awesome is He

And together we sing
Everyone sing

[Chorus]
Holy is the Lord God Almighty
The earth is filled with His glory
Holy is the Lord God Almighty
The earth is filled with His glory
The earth is filled with His glory

It’s rising up all around
It’s the anthem of the Lord’s renown
Repeat

And together we sing,
Everyone sing

[Chorus]

Holy, Holy, is the Lord Almighty
Holy, Holy
[Repeat 2x]

My husband and I have been partners with a car company on and off for a while, and recently we once again walked away from it. It had been a huge investment, in time and finances. When I heard this song, I was reminded that the man who wrote it bought a car from the company when it first began. It gave me hope that God will bring fruit from the seeds planted. It also reminded me that it is about HIM and HIS timing, not us and ours.

It was impossible for Sarah Elizabeth to be healed of cancer, but she was. It was impossible to start a restaurant, but we did. It was impossible, to move away in 3 days, but it happened. It was impossible for my husband David to be healed of cancer and transformed, but he is. It was impossible for our cat to live, but she did. It was impossible for dad to survive, but he did. What is IMPOSSIBLE with man is ABSOLUTELY possible with GOD!

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NOTHING and HE means NOTHING is impossible with HIM!!!!  ~

So, do the impossible, and TRUST (Take Ravaging Up Say Thanks) God, and work with HIM, and learn HIS ways. You won’t regret it, and ultimately the GOOD will FAR out way the challenges. Not to mention, what happened to JESUS at the cross, makes our lives look like  a cake walk. God NEVER condemns, never. He only affirms and chastens. Never lose sight of the LOVE that was given for you and me.

In His Grace,

E

28 Mar 2013

Help ME, Help YOU!!!

Today when I woke up, and felt led to come write today, the topic I was given was panic. People seem so “terrified” in this world, that some even have panic rooms in their homes. Those rooms are put in place to “protect.” But, it has been shown in some cases, that the protection they offer has often back fired. 

The title of this entry came from a movie called Jerry McGuire. This movie is about relationships. It is about relationships with others, as well as a relationship that one has with self as well. It is a funny satirical look at the world, often through a child’s eyes. In fact, the child steals the show. Isn’t that always true?  There is a scene where 2 of the main characters are talking, and one gets really passionate and somewhat angry about something, and the other says, “see, that is the difference between the 2 of us, you think we are fighting and I think we are finally talking.” 

This stood out to me, because I have felt this way MANY times in my life. As a child I felt I had to fight for my place in the family. There were times, like the child in the movie, I would say outlandish things to get attention, or make someone laugh. There were other times I just quit. I was so wrapped up in my self, and what I thought I wanted. 

Cannot tell you how many times I wished someone had said, “Help me, help you.” I was the baby, a pain to everyone around me it seemed. They gave me stuff to shut me up, and in some cases keep me out of their hair, I thought. But now, I understand that all of the family, did the best they could. The loved me the only way they knew how. 

The openness that I expressed about what was going on, was something new to them, and most of them did not like it, and responded accordingly. This world is broken as a whole. But, Christ came to heal it. God is a God of second chances. Even now, with ALL of the judgement going on  in the world, He is still being merciful and giving Grace and LOVE to those who will receive it. 

Every decision I made then was from FEAR and PANIC. It was always about running from something, yet what I was running into every single time was God. There He was with open arms, He still is, but so much has come to pass, so many have fallen away, so now the arms are still open, for repentance, but discipline must come. 

Any GREAT parent disciplines their children. It is NOT done from meanness or control, it is done from LOVE. Was watching a show today and the person who was a guest was talking about her father. She had spoken something kind to him and it truly touched him. God used the kind words she said, to help him heal and experience God’s love. 

Now, this does not always have to be a face to face interaction, in fact often we have to wait on that so that God can do work behind the scenes. We have seen amazing miracles, God has raised from the dead many around us. yet, this is only the beginning of what is to come. He promises that those who seek HIM in spirit and TRUTH with PURE hearts will see HIS GLORY shine. 

So, think about the relationship with GOD as one where He says, “Help me, help you.” We can help GOD by surrendering to HIS ways, and letting go of past thoughts or patterns. Also, by forgiving ourselves and others, By, sharing HIS LOVE with even a smile, or sincere prayer we can be used by GOD to break through a wall of pain. We can learn about HIS ways, to be able to avoid falling into deceptions and traps. What else can we do to help God? 

Every single day, is NOT perfect, but it IS FULL of GOD’s LOVE. The very fact that we make it from one day into another is HIS mercy and GRACE. The enemy wants us discouraged, wants us to limit GOD and doubt HIM, but the fact is, no matter what, GOD comes through and HE alone will NEVER fail. We must choose to submit to HIM and ask HIM to take over, so what we try and do will succeed, because GOD will do it, not us. 

 

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It must be a daily choice and act to cast our worries on HIM. We often have to choose not to judge and often not to even react. He is a BIG GOD and can handle anything. ~

 

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Also, when we DO REACT, we cannot beat ourselves up about it for what seems like forever, cause this just feeds the enemies ability to cause problems. We must stay humble. ~ 

 

A few days ago, this came up in our house hold. Years ago, we used to have a huge issue with NOT expressing what we felt. It was especially key in my husband, and no matter what I did to try and teach the children differently, it seemed to affect them as well. 

So, I sat down and had a talk with Sarah Elizabeth, and said,” People fight from time to time. God never said, “don’t get angry.” He said, “Do not sin in the anger.” So, here is what we learned, we were not incredibly nice during this challenge, but we did END it in forgiveness, and it was very healing for ALL of us. 

What was meant for HARM, GOD used for our GOOD. We are grateful. It brought PEACE to our family, and as you know the peace multiplies. For all we know another family at the same time, was being affected by something similar, and suddenly, they felt peace. See, GOD is like that because HIS ways are mysterious. 

One last thing, when Sarah Elizabeth was in the hospital the second time, she felt driven to go. She had 100% peace. THAT was what mattered, it was because she stayed in the peace of GOD that He handled things with such LOVE. She left within 30 days, and while there said, “mom, God must have brought me back here to finish healing me, and to teach me some things that i was not strong enough to learn at age 3.” I said, “You know, God is so amazing that I bet He uses this experience not to just heal you, but to heal HIS whole land!.” She said, “Yeah, God is like that.” It was beautiful, and a precious moment in GOD’s LOVE. 

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Today is the 22nd, which means LIGHT. So let yours shine for HIM today and watch HIM bring the GLORY of GOD to fall upon YOU! Help HIM help YOU! Let HIM shine in YOU!

In His Grace,

E

22 Mar 2013

What the HELL is going on???

Forgive my bluntness of the title. But, the original one was from Shakespeare’s Macbeth. It was from a scene where there were 3 witches, a quite famous one. They say, “double double toil and trouble.” It is a funny line, and silly too. However, over the used we have learned that the spell used there, actually exists. You can google it, and see for yourself.

So, what the HELL is going on exactly? Well, the supernatural is entering the natural, more than ever before. The veil is being TORN away. What we used to NOT be able to see with natural eyes, we will begin to, more and more. The enemy knows his time is running out, so he is trying to bring as much destruction as possible. But, here is a point to consider, and live by, satan only has the POWER given.

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God gave him power in the beginning, because GOD wanted to keep us humble. The enemy may come to kill, steal and destroy, but we do NOT have to LET him. In fact, our job as Children of GOD and warriors in HIM is simple. I was watching a show this morning with a well known best selling Christian author and teacher who said this, “our job is to dispel the darkness.” Something clicked, and I was grateful to GOD to hear this same person, who barely ever discusses real warfare, dig a little deeper.

I know this topic is not an easy one to discuss. Especially now because there are so many movies, books, and songs that talk about it. It is much easier to watch it on film and think, this is make believe, or read it, or even listen to it. But, we have been doing that for far too long as people of GOD. We have been observing long enough, it is time to learn to FIGHT, the right way! It is FAR TIME to stop believing the LIES of the enemy.

If people are intrigued by this topic of darkness, it is understood. As a kid I was always highly fascinated by it. Mainly because there was so much around me! There still is in the world, but thankfully not as much in our own personal life. Because GOD has made it very known, that He takes care of HIS kids. He will fight for you, you need only BE STILL. We are living PROOF!

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If you have ever read the bible, you can see that the times that God warned us about are approaching. Now, some are 100% convinced we are so far a long, there is no turning back. That we are where it LOOKS like we are. Many are just terrified and often make poor decisions under the spells of the world. But, I ask this, “Would God ever give us every single aspect of HIS plan?” Or perhaps, would He save some surprises for later?

Looking at God’s track record, He absolutely LOVES us so much, that HE sends us small surprises, medium surprises, and BIG surprises. Every single one of them, is powerful! There are great surprises and ones that seem unsettling at first. But, when we surrender these to GOD and receive them as He desires, no matter the feelings or emotions that arrive with the surprises, GOD can take the ashes and make them beautiful.

So, the point is not don’t watch certain movies, or go certain places. It is more that if you do without being protected and under the shadow of HIS wings, it is just plain dangerous! As a kid I had deep depression. It started when I was abt 3, and kept getting worse. I was so sad, and I was taught to put on a happy face. My husband also struggled for years with depression. I am thrilled to say we do NOT struggle anymore. God healed us!

Now, we understand because we have learned this, that on the CROSS where Jesus died, all the pain we were feeling was TAKEN ON by HIM. For years we went through agony, trying to FIX the problems ourselves, or even going to “doctors,” like a GOD thinking they could fix the problem.

Sometimes only GOD ALONE can heal. He uses ALL kinds of avenues for sure, but the ones we used to see as safe have really proven not to be, at least NOT to the degree that we thought it would be. The enemy seems to have infiltrated government, and law enforcement, to name a few. But, to encourage you all, so has GOD!

We also know in our hearts, even though at times, we scratch our head and ask what IS going on, that it is ONLY temporary, and NOT always what it seems to be. I had someone share recently that someone planted nails outside of her brand new vehicle. It terrified her. Likely it was a kid just thinking it would be funny, but those kind of pranks are anything but.

It is time we start to take responsibility for our actions as a people. I mean, look at the country where we live. We have ignored things so long, and people have said, “Well it’s going to HELL in a hand basket.” So why are we surprised to see THAT playing out?

Here is another question, Can we be redeemed? Because as His PEOPLE we absolutely can and we already HAVE, as a country, well only GOD knows what it will take for that to happen. But, I do believe we can pray for mercy. Back to our friend who almost got hurt, well she didn’t. God saved her life. So, now her job is to forgive and to RECEIVE that protection and LOVE.

But, so often we FIGHT GOD, and one example is Jacob who wrestled with GOD. How many of US have done that? I can say we did it for years, and finally submitted to HIS ways. We still wonder about something and question God sometimes, but there is Grace to learn and grow. It is not from a place of meanness, or control anymore. It is from a place of a genuine and our heart for HIS people.

We used to say, ” We know that GOD will send us people just trapped in evil ways for HIM to use us to minister to.” So again, why were we surprised, when they showed up at our front door, literally?  Thankfully, what could have been really bad, and even deadly in some cases, was prevented. GOD always protected us, and still does. people still show up at our door, but because we learned in HIM how to decipher and discern, we are NOT shaken by it anymore.

He keeps what He does secret until time for it to be revealed. For many in this time of what looks like imminent FEAR and destruction, really “horrible” things are coming. But even those things that APPEAR at first to be terrifying, have a lesson and a purpose. He will teach you, if and when YOU are ready to learn.  For he desires to REACH you before you eternally BURN.

I remember when Sarah Elizabeth got sick, my very first thought was, “What did we do wrong?” I had friends that said, no kids just get sick. But to me, that was just an excuse. So, I put on my detective hat, and began to research WHY people get sick. What I learned was people get sick for several reasons. The most common reason is our environment.

Then, I started thinking about the kind of environment we had lived in since she was born. It was then anything but Happy. 🙁 We were angry, bitter, fearful, in pain, deeply hurt, and just plain BROKEN. My husband and I have now been married almost 7 years, and I am thrilled to say that about the 3rd year things began to dramatically change, for the GOOD. Now, at first it hurt like HELL, because it was so uncomfortable. We had developed habits of ignoring the bad stuff. We had to learn to go to GOD and deal with it, to get to the GOOD.

When we started to, in prayer and in daily LIFE,  to address what looked really BAD, the mountains crumbled, people were healed, and FREEDOM, JOY, PEACE, LOVE, KINDNESS, GOODNESS, FAITHFULNESS, and ALL of the other fruits of the spirit came in place of the AWFUL stuff. You give GOD a happy home to inhabit, and evil cannot dwell there!!! 🙂

My  husband had 2 years prior to her diagnosis been very ill, in fact close to death with a similar thing. They wanted him to have surgery, but after A LOT of prayer, he opted NOT to. It was definitely the best decision for him, because when he said no to that, he said yes to something else. He said YES to GOD’s will for his LIFE. This does not mean surgery is bad. It simply should be a LAST resort. He then took  at least 5 months of of work, and spent time with GOD. He watched DVD’s, read the bible and received the healing. He took supplements, and did juicing, but most importantly He, for the first time in his life, ever nurtured the body, he was given, the temple of GOD.

It’s interesting that when he was ill, I took no responsibility. He was an adult, and then I did not see MY part in it. Thankfully I do now, by the Grace of GOD. I can see that as a wife I had a responsibility and still do to speak LIFE over my spouse and NOT death. I was so negative and spoke a lot from pain. I finally began to understand  and DIGEST that the POWER of LIFE and DEATH really is in the tongue.

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However, when Sarah E was ill, I took immediate responsibility. Why is that? Well because when D was ill, it was not tangible to me. When Sarah E was ill, somehow it was. What we did learn is people don’t have to just GET sick. There was a healing ministry by a man named John G. Lake, which is still active today, and it was used by GOD to close hospitals down.

Not saying there is no purpose for hospitals, or doctors, but the point is this, if THEY heal you and THEY take credit, then GOD is just a word. Some give God credit, but many times, in medical experiences, we have looked at the circumstance and wondered why most physicians do not see the WHOLE picture. In the hospital with Sarah E, after she was out of the hospital, they would not give her any of the “perks” that she received while being a patient.

It may sound like we are upset, but we are NOT anymore. WE are just so passionate about healing, deliverance and salvation. We are DRIVEN by the things that are of GOD, and we desire to work with HIM to share HIS LOVE in ALL areas, wherever He leads us.  ~

In His Grace,

E

18 Mar 2013

DON’t HATE the PLAYER, HATE THE GAME!!!!!!

Hello everyone, today as I woke God impressed it upon me to talk about GAMES. One time someone told me, “life is what you make of it.” I would edit that a bit and say if we try to make it go a certain way, it back fires like an explosion in our face. LIFE is supposed to be an adventure, but if we PLAN everything how can it be?

 

This picture is from Laura Croft Tomb Raider. Though I have never seen the movie, and have heard much critique about the evil, I do believe we should be explorers, even in GOD. We cannot shut out evil and ignore it. It must addressed and dealt with or it begins to DEAL with us instead. GOD can use anything! He cannot be limited!!!

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In the beginning, until about 3 years ago, I and actually we, had every intention of doing it my way and our way and calling it GOD. It was not like we were really aware that was what we were doing, and had to eventually realize it, and learn to stay surrendered to HIM and HIS ways. Not to mention say we were sorry to GOD for trying to do HIS job. Our pride had to be given up. This is still a daily reaffirmation of the covenant that we made with HIM. We committed to doing our part to stay healthy and be good examples.

 

We always desire only to give GOD the best we possibly can. We have devotionals almost daily as a family, as well as prayer time. GOD moves very strongly around us and uses us for HIS purpose, but it is HE that always gets the GLORY. It is a JOY to be loved by and to serve our awesome GOD!!!!

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This does not mean we strive though, we used to because that was what we were taught, that we had to EARN God’s LOVE. This is an absolute fallacy, because HIS LOVE is there free and clear, and everything that we try and do to earn it, actually complicates the plan GOD has for us to receive it. There was a MAJOR price paid by Christ so that we could receive it.

So, now to the title of this blog post. Have always seen life as a game. There is even a board game titled LIFE. Kids and adults play video games, about creating LIFE and cities. We play games for entertainment and enjoyment. But the enemy has a plan for evil, and many things are hidden in those games.

I have never learned to play CHESS, but I do know the premise of the game. Basically THIS is how I see LIFE, like a BIG chess board. In our lives only GOD can say check mate. He moves people in and out of our lives. Games can be used for GOOD and for evil. Am in no way advocating that we should hate life.

But, looking at the fact that we all sin, we must not hate the sinner, but the games the sinner plays and the evil surrounding and at times within them. So, the phrase “Don’t hate the player hate the game,” is simply a new spin on LOVE the sinner NOT the sin.

Here is the danger with just saying that phrase. It indirectly excuses the sin, without it being dealt with. There is no accountability in it at all. There is only REBELLION and disobedience. NOTHING that is GOOD ever comes from a life filled with rebellion. It is sad, full of despair, often hard core drugs, alcohol, and other kinds of complications. For many it has led to death.

Only GOD knows whether those stuck in that place got out before breathing their final breath. I choose to believe that GOD is a merciful GOD, and that He gave them every chance available to reach their destiny in HIM. But, I also know that there are MAJOR consequences for intentionally coming against GOD.

 

 

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So, here is my question, what if we were to LOVE the player and the GAME? How much difference would we see? Would we see instant relief and healing? Perhaps we would. 🙂 Maybe we should TRY it and see.

 

We all love animals, and if a person does not like animals, I dare say he or she has not experienced the love of God. Because they are each such a beautiful GIFT from HIM! The animals LOVE unconditionally. They RECEIVE discipline and correction. WE as humans could learn a lot from animals. This is why we study them so diligently.

Even though we did not come FROM the animals, we did come from the same place, from GOD who created us. 🙂 When I have been sad, and feeling disconnected, one of the cats would always come and nuzzle me, and LOVE on me. One day I became AWARE that GOD was sending them to do so.

In the same token, when we are not being consistently loving to them, they have gotten ill. Also true when we are not taking care of ourselves. Look at the sacrifices that animals make for us? I know they can be a harm to us, BUT only when we are in FEAR and not PEACE. They were made to work with us and in some cases FOR us.

So, regarding games, I personally do not think they are bad. I believe that they have a purpose, and it can be for GOOD or for EVIL. We always lead children to pray over what is watched, read, or played. The prayer that is said is LORD, protect us from what you don’t want us to see, and show us what you do; signed in JESUS name and blood for HIS GLORY.

Today, if you are willing ask GOD to teach you. We no longer tell people they should or should not watch, read or listen to something. But we do share information as it is given to us about what is hidden in movies, books, clothes, etc.. Mainly, because knowledge is an aspect of becoming wise. In the world we live in wisdom is essential.

However, worldly wisdom is not nearly AS essential as wisdom that comes from God. When we get a cold, we are trained to take medicine, but sometimes that cold has a point, a spiritual root. Some authors have researched it and found it relates to confusion. This is just one example. Our family does not hate doctors, but we do not use them until we are in PEACE.

God has purpose for everything. The medical field started out to be one of healing and hope, and over time has gotten distorted. The pharmaceutical companies are often led by GREED and PRIDE. Even at a hospital, it is hard to be seen if you have no insurance. GOD is working on it though, we are coming into a beautiful season of healing.

For those willing to seek GOD and partner with HIM, there will be what seems like no limits. Because GOD cannot be limited, and when He moves in us, we literally become SUPER HEROES in HIM!!!!

There has always been lots of judgement for us choosing GOD’s ways over the world, we don’t expect that to stop. People have said they don’t like something, or it makes them uncomfortable. But, here is our response. We were uncomfortable too at first. But now, we are at peace with the discomfort that sometimes comes. GOD is changing and transforming HIS people who are willing receive HIS LOVE.

So, LOVE the players in the GREATEST game ever, LIFE!!!!

In His Grace,

E

17 Mar 2013