26. September 2016 · Comments Off on DON’T REMOVE YOUR FOCUS FROM JESUS · Categories: God's Plan, Jesus Christ, Relationship, Trusting God

DON’T REMOVE YOUR FOCUS FROM JESUS

FIXING OUR EYES ON JESUS, the pioneer and perfecter of faith. For the joy set before Him He endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God (Hebrews 12:2 NIV).

Beloved, with everything going on in today’s world, I believe there’s one thing we all agree on which is that one can only survive with Jesus. It isn’t that we are promised a trouble free life. No, far from it. In fact, Jesus gives us a pre-warning about what to expect. He said… “I have told you these things, so that in Me you may have peace. In this world YOU WILL HAVE TROUBLE. But TAKE HEART! I HAVE OVERCOME THE WORLD.” (John 16:33 NIV)

Jesus says there will be trouble but to survive, you must know that I have overcome the world and you must focus your attention on Me because a lot of things would be tossed at you trying to get you to take your gaze of Him.

Peter started out strong. He was willing to take bold steps towards Jesus. He said… “Lord, if it’s you,” Peter replied, “tell me to come to you on the water.” “COME,” HE SAID. Then Peter got down out of the boat, walked on the water and came toward Jesus. BUT WHEN HE SAW THE WIND, he was afraid and, beginning to sink, cried out, “Lord, save me!” Immediately Jesus reached out his hand and caught him. “YOU OF LITTLE FAITH,” HE SAID, “WHY DID YOU DOUBT?” (Matthew 14:28-31 NIV)

Beloved, Peter had spent some time with Jesus and already knew what He was capable of doing hence the reason he was willing to try walking on water but then Peter saw the wind. He took his gaze of Jesus and what was surrounding him became more obvious. All of a sudden, all his problems became MAGNIFIED and that’s all he saw. He couldn’t see Jesus anymore.

Beloved, trials, temptations and the things of this world have been positioned to cause us to lose focus. That’s the master plan of the enemy. The main purpose of that heavy stuff you are facing right now is to cause you to drown. It’s been known from the start. Jesus said to Peter… Simon, Simon (Peter), listen! SATAN HAS ASKED EXCESSIVELY THAT [ALL OF] YOU BE GIVEN UP TO HIM [OUT OF THE POWER AND KEEPING OF GOD], THAT HE MIGHT SIFT [ALL OF] YOU LIKE GRAIN, But I have prayed especially for you [Peter], that your [own] faith may not fail… (Luke 22:31-32 AMPC). This always encourages me because when I’m weak, I know I can turn to Jesus and ask Him to pray for me just like He did for Peter.

Beloved, this is not the time to take your gaze off Jesus. No matter what you are facing, the one voice you need to hear is that of Jesus… TAKE HEART! I HAVE OVERCOME THE WORLD.

The Message translation of our feature text says – KEEP YOUR EYES ON JESUS… Study how He did it. Because He never lost sight of where He was headed…

Beloved… KEEP YOUR EYES ON JESUS… Never lose sight of where you are headed…

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25. September 2016 · Comments Off on ALLOW THE LORD TO DO THE WORK IN YOU · Categories: Fruit of the Spirit, God's Plan, Holy Spirit, Jesus Christ, Prayer

[Not in your own strength] for it is God Who is all the while effectually at work in you [energizing and creating in you the power and desire], both to will and to work for His good pleasure and satisfaction and delight (Philippians 2:13 AMP).

Beloved, I have come to realise that there are some prayers you shouldn’t make if you are not really ready for it because God really does answer prayers and there are some prayers that He answers quicker than others. One of such prayers is when you pray something along the lines of… Search me, God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts. See if there is any offensive way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting (Psalm139:23-24 NIV).

This is one of my favourite verses that I pray with but I tell you today that there is really no point in saying this prayer if you really don’t mean it because when you make such prayers, all of a sudden, bright lights starts to flash on you and you start to see hidden spots and wrinkles. The Lord actually starts to show you all the stuff you never even imagined still existed inside of you… the murmuring and complaining, the doubting, the stubbornness and the hardening of your heart, the pride, resentment… you name it. You are then left thinking oh my God; what’s all this? You then start to feel unworthy and become like Simon Peter who… fell down at Jesus’ knees, saying, depart from me, for I am a sinful man, O Lord (Luke 5:8).

Beloved, last weekend, the Lord shown me in a big way how I still placed a lot of focus on myself and I’m telling you, it was ugly… big time ugly. I couldn’t even worship properly. I found out big time that I had not totally died to self.

Hmmm… So where do I even start from? I didn’t even bother attempting to focus on my own strength because I knew it would fail me. I just decided that just like our feature text says, it is only God that can bring about the desired change. The New Living Translation of our feature text says… For God is working in you, giving you the desire and the power to do what pleases Him.

Beloved, has the Lord been showing you things about yourself that still needs to die? Well, it isn’t time to say “woe is me!” Rather, it’s time to allow the Holy Spirit that lives inside of you to go to work so why not join me to make this humble prayer;

Lord… Since you are the One who works in me to will and to act in order to fulfill Your good purpose… please WORK IN ME… Teach me to do Your will, for You are my God; let Your good Spirit lead me into a level country and into the land of uprightness (Psalm 143:10 AMPC).

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24. September 2016 · Comments Off on EXPECT THE LORD’S COMPENSATION · Categories: God's Plan, Jesus Christ, Restoration, Trusting God

I will compensate you for the years that the locusts have eaten… (Joel 2:25 Voice).

Beloved, our feature text tells us that the Lord restores and compensates for lost years and things the enemy stole from us. However, many would be glad to just see the end of the trials they are facing. This is because it has gone on for too long and they are emotionally drained but the Lord doesn’t work like that and it’s something I was telling someone recently. He won’t allow you come out empty handed. That’s not the testimony of the Bible.

There was a time David and his men came back home to realise that their homes had been raided, burnt and their wives and children taken captives. David was so discouraged but when he managed to get strength… David inquired of the Lord, saying, SHALL I PURSUE THIS TROOP? SHALL I OVERTAKE THEM? The Lord answered him, Pursue, for you shall surely overtake them and WITHOUT FAIL RECOVER ALL (1 Samuel 30:8 AMPC).

Beloved, what was on David’s mind was to PURSUE AND OVERTAKE, but the Lord said not just that, you will RECOVER ALL and indeed he recovered all.

Another example is seen with the Israelites. God promised… I will give this people favor and respect in the sight of the Egyptians; and it shall be that when you go, you shall not go empty-handed. But every woman shall [insistently] solicit of her neighbor and of her that may be residing at her house jewels and articles of silver and gold, and garments, WHICH YOU SHALL PUT ON YOUR SONS AND DAUGHTERS; and you shall strip the Egyptians [OF BELONGINGS DUE TO YOU] (Exodus 3:21-22 AMPC).

The Message Translation says… I’ll see to it that this people get a hearty send-off by the Egyptians… Oh, you’ll clean the Egyptians out!… and that’s exactly what happened… The Lord brought His people out of Egypt, loaded with silver and gold; and not one among the tribes of Israel even stumbled (Psalm 105:37 NLT). This was after the Israelites had lived in Egypt for 430 years (Exodus 12:40). Wow… after that many years the Lord’s promise still stood and it wasn’t just for them.

‘YOU SHALL PUT ON YOUR SONS AND DAUGHTERS’… means for your children and generations to come. That’s the definition of total victory over your enemies.

What would we say of the Lord if you went through your pain and suffering for nothing? The Bible is full of many more stories like this; there’s that of Joseph and of Job. They got back double in the end…

Beloved… Instead of your [former] shame you shall have a twofold recompense; instead of dishonor and reproach [your people] shall rejoice in their portion. Therefore in their land they shall possess double [what they had forfeited]; everlasting joy shall be theirs (Isaiah 61:7 AMPC).

Beloved, there’s a big recovery on its way to you if you don’t give up. All you need to do is be expectant. You will surely recover all and your latter glory will be greater than the former.

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23. September 2016 · Comments Off on KEEP PUSHING THROUGH · Categories: God's Plan, Jesus Christ, Perseverance, Prayer, Promise, Trusting God

…Jesus told His disciples a parable to show them that they SHOULD ALWAYS PRAY AND NOT GIVE UP. He said: “In a certain town there was a judge who neither feared God nor cared what people thought. And there was a widow in that town who kept coming to him with the plea, ‘Grant me justice against my adversary.’ “For some time he refused. But finally he said to himself, ‘Even though I don’t fear God or care what people think, yet because this widow KEEPS BOTHERING me, I will see that she gets justice, so that she won’t eventually come and attack me!’”(Luke 18:1-5 NIV)

Beloved, the Parable of the Persistent Widow is one we are quite familiar with and honestly, I’ve nothing new to tell you but I was reading this passage and it suddenly hit me again that as far as the Lord has given us a promise and as far as we can get on our knees to pray, we really have no business giving up. Jesus said it Himself.

Prayer and persistence is what it takes. Praying until something happens. Can you imagine a woman in labour suddenly deciding that she’s not going to push anymore just because the baby is not coming out yet? That she decides to stop pushing does not mean that the baby is not inside her womb. However, except the doctors help her out, it may mean death for either her or the baby or even both. And I believe that is what we sometimes do to our promises. We kill it inside us because we give up pushing.

We are told of the great prophet Elijah who took the birthing position and refused to give up when he was praying for rain… Elijah climbed to the top of Carmel, bent down to the ground and put his face between his knees. “Go and look toward the sea,” he told his servant. And he went up and looked. “There is nothing there,” he said. Seven times Elijah said, “Go back.” The seventh time the servant reported, “A cloud as small as a man’s hand is rising from the sea.”… (1 Kings 18:42-44 NIV)

Imagine if after the sixth time, he gave up, we definitely won’t be reading of his testimony today.

Beloved, our job is to continue praying and it doesn’t even have to be a long prayer… Grant me justice against my adversary was all the widow kept saying… And the Lord said, “Listen to what the unjust judge says. And will not God bring about justice for His chosen ones, WHO CRY OUT TO HIM DAY AND NIGHT? WILL HE KEEP PUTTING THEM OFF?” (Luke 18:6-7 NIV)

Grant me what You promised Lord… Can you keep saying this until He does? Will God not bring about His promises for His chosen ones? I think He will. Why not get on your knees and lets push that baby out?

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22. September 2016 · Comments Off on WAIT TILL HE IS DONE‏ · Categories: Endurance, God's Plan, Patience, Perseverance, Spiritual Growth, Trusting God

Be assured that the testing of your faith [through experience] produces endurance [leading to spiritual maturity, and inner peace]. And let endurance have its perfect result and do a thorough work, so that you may be perfect and completely developed [in your faith], lacking in nothing (James 1:3‭-‬4 AMP).‬

Beloved, yesterday, the Lord used my mobile phone to show me a great illustration that demonstrated how we can sometimes be impatient and as a result, stop Him from completing the work He is doing in us during a particular season.

So, I’ve got two phones but unfortunately only one charger which means that I can only charge one phone at a time. Also, one of the phones takes forever to charge probably because I am not using the right charger, as a result, I always like to charge that one first because it’s also my main phone. So, what happened was that I had been charging it for a while and I needed to charge the other phone, so from time to time, I would check to see if it was fully charged so I could start charging the other phone but like I said, it was taken forever so I left it to continue charging.

However, after a while I reached out for the phone to check for something else but when I saw that it was 99% charged, I decided to take the charger off so I could charge the other phone but one mind said why not just allow it to be 100% charged up but I couldn’t wait. I just ignored it and that’s when I felt the Lord say “see how your impatience gets in the way of finishing the process I’m taking you through”.

Beloved, based on our recent conversations, I knew the Lord was speaking to me about patience and endurance. It was just 1% remaining but I couldn’t wait and it’s not like the other phone was about to die, I just like to see that it’s charged up. The other thing that caught my attention was that immediately I took the charger out of my almost charged phone, I had hardly done anything on it before it dropped down to 98% and it kept going down because the phone consumes battery.

Beloved, what’s the message here? Our key text advises us to be patient will the Lord works on us so we are perfect, completely developed and lacking in nothing ‎but many of us give up at that 99th hour and instead of being complete, we gradually start going backwards.

Beloved, waiting isn’t always fun but‎ the end result is worth. Job said… “But He knows the way that I take [and He pays attention to it]. When He has tried me, I will come forth as [refined] gold [pure and luminous] (Job 23:10 AMP). Job basically said the Lord hasn’t forgotten about me. He knows exactly where I am and what He is doing with me and once He is done, I would come out shining so I’ll just wait till He’s done.

SELAH!

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21. September 2016 · Comments Off on WHAT HAS CHANGED ABOUT YOU? · Categories: God's Plan, Jesus Christ, Self Control, Spiritual Growth, Suffering

Then He sent someone to Egypt ahead of them— Joseph, who was sold as a slave. They bruised his feet with fetters and placed his neck in an iron collar. Until the time came to fulfill his dreams, THE LORD TESTED JOSEPH’S CHARACTER (Psalm 105:17-19 NKJV).

WHAT HAS CHANGED ABOUT YOU?

Beloved, recently this was a question I was forced to ask a friend who I know to have been through a very difficult period of testing for a while now and I think it is one we all need to ask ourselves. She was telling of how the Lord has answered her prayer about somebody and so I asked what about you? Has the Lord answered the person’s prayers about you? Has anything changed about you?

Our feature text tells us that during his period of testing, the Lord tested Joseph’s character. We all know the story of Joseph. Joseph had a dream and as we all know; it took many years for that dream to come to pass. However, the most interesting part of Joseph’s story is that perhaps unknown to him, the Lord was testing his character.

The Amplified version says… Until the time that his word [of prophecy regarding his brothers] came true, the word of the Lord tested and refined him…

What does it mean to be refined? To be refined is the desired end result of something with the “impurities or unwanted elements having been removed by processing”.

Beloved, no doubt, Joseph was refined by testing but I wonder what part of Joseph’s character the Lord was testing? Could it be his ego, his pride or his running mouth, his integrity? Was the Lord teaching him priceless virtues like “love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control (Galatians 5:22-23 NLT)

Now, if you are to do an honest self-evaluation, are you able to talk about any impurities or unwanted elements that have been removed from your character. Have you been processed in anyway? WHAT HAS CHANGED ABOUT YOU? Your temper, pride, complaining, gossiping, laziness or self-centredness? Has anything changed at all? Has anyone looked at you and said “I can’t believe how much you have changed”. Have you received a compliment of that nature? Or is it “I can’t believe how little you have change.” Or perhaps yours is “you haven’t changed at all.”

Moses told the Israelites… Remember how the Lord your God led you through the wilderness for these forty years, humbling you and testing you to prove your character, and to find out whether or not you would obey His commands (Deuteronomy 8:2 NLT).

Beloved… even though Jesus was God’s Son, He learned obedience from the things He suffered. In this way, God qualified him as a perfect High Priest, and He became the source of eternal salvation for all those who obey him (Hebrews 5:8-9 NLT) and while Christian suffering is something that has brought about a whole lot of debate, one thing we know is that the Bible tells us that trouble and trials is an opportunity to grow and when you are… fully developed, you will be perfect and complete, needing nothing (James 1:2-4 NLT).

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20. September 2016 · Comments Off on TRAVELLING LIGHT · Categories: Action, Change, Choices, Deliverance, Freedom, Friends, God's Plan, Jesus Christ, Relationship, Wisdom

…let us drop every extra weight, every sin that clings to us and slackens our pace, and let us run with endurance the long race set before us (Hebrews 12:1-2 Voice).

Beloved, I came across something that someone wrote that was spot on. He said he left his wife in the car to quickly run into the shops to get something. However, when he got back to the car, his wife began complaining about the temperature in the car. She couldn’t understand why he left it that high. She went on and on about how she couldn’t breathe and he just allowed her to keep ranting and then he finally asked her “why didn’t you turn the heat down?”

Beloved, I read it and immediately did a screenshot and sent it to a friend with a comment that said “just read this and though of our earlier conversation”

She had just been on the phone to me for a good amount of time complaining about someone in her life that has always been a source of constant stress to the point that she can hardly breathe. She went on to say she’s had enough and is now praying to God to remove her from her life but I told her He may not. God will not do what you can do yourself. He might just leave you there expecting you to exercise the wisdom He has given you.

Abraham comes to mind. He was travelling with Lot whom he wasn’t supposed to be travelling with. Unfortunately, he couldn’t make any headway because of the distractions of having to settle one dispute or the other with Lot and so he finally said to lot… Let’s not fight. I don’t want there to be any animosity between you and me, or between our herders. After all, we’re family. A vast land is out there and available to you. It is time for us to go our separate ways. You choose your land. If you choose east, I’ll go west. If you choose west, I’ll go east—it’s your call (Genesis 13:8-9Voice).

Beloved, there’s nowhere in the Bible that we are told that the Lord told Abraham to separate from Lot. The Lord remained silent. It was only after Abraham had taken the bold and wise step to do so that the Lord spoke… After Lot had gone, the Lord said to Abram, “Look as far as you can see in every direction—north and south, east and west. I am giving all this land, as far as you can see, to you and your descendants as a permanent possession (Genesis 13:14-15 NLT).

This man went on to say that some changes in our lives do not require the presence or permission of people. We are the ones that have to make the change else we remain stuck.

Beloved, our feature text talks about dropping every extra weight and travelling light and there are times when we have to do a stock take; is this person a distraction, always bringing me down; always causing strife etc. If the answer is yes, then you may have to make necessary changes so you can travel light.

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19. September 2016 · Comments Off on GOD DOESN’T LIE · Categories: God's Plan, Identity, Jesus Christ, Relationship, Trusting God, Truth

GOD IS NOT A MAN—He doesn’t lie. God isn’t the son of a man to want to take back what He’s said, or say something and not follow through, or speak and not act on it (Numbers 23:19 Voice).

Beloved, throughout this year there are two things the Lord has been walking me through on identity. The first one is how we see ourselves and second is how we see Him. These two things determine everything else. In our feature text, we are told that GOD IS NOT A MAN. The reason for this is that we have the tendency to translate our relationship and our experience with God based on our relationship with men. Hence the reason He wants to make it clear that He is not a man and that we should never, ever make the mistake of comparing him with that husband, that father, that boss that lied to you. “Don’t compare Me to that woman that disappointed you. Don’t compare Me to that man that has proved to be very unreliable. They are human beings and so are fallible by nature but I am not at all like them… I don’t take back what I have said… I don’t say something and don’t mean it”.

As I was meditating on this, the question Jesus asked His disciples came to mind… “Who do people say that the Son of Man is?” “Well,” they replied, “some say John the Baptist, some say Elijah, and others say Jeremiah or one of the other prophets.” Then He asked them, “But WHO DO YOU SAY I AM?” Simon Peter answered, “YOU ARE THE MESSIAH, THE SON OF THE LIVING GOD.” Jesus replied, “You are blessed, Simon son of John, because my Father in heaven has revealed this to you. You did not learn this from any human being. Now I say to you that you are Peter (which means ‘rock’), and upon this rock I will build my church, and all the powers of hell will not conquer it (Matthew 16:13-18 NLT)

Beloved, everybody except Peter compared Jesus to John, Elijah, Jeremiah etc. but these were all men capable of mistakes. However, it was only Peter who got the revelation of who Jesus is; He is not a man like us and Jesus said… that’s it right there. Now that you know who I am, this is who you are and this is how much power and authority you have based on your revelation of the truth.

Beloved, it doesn’t matter how long you’ve been a Christian, if your view of God is wrong, then you have to take the time to invest in getting to know Him as not a man capable of doing what men do. Don’t allow the devil to make you sin by calling Him a liar. The Lord says… For as rain and snow can’t go back once they’ve fallen, but soak into the ground and nourish the plants that grow, providing seed to the farmer and bread for the hungry, so it is when I declare something. My word will go out and not return to Me empty, but it will do what I wanted; it will accomplish what I determined (Isaiah 55:10-11 Voice).

Do you believe Him?

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18. September 2016 · Comments Off on HAVE YOU HAD ENOUGH? · Categories: Jesus Christ, Mind, Rest, Restoration, Thoughts

Then he went on alone into the wilderness, traveling all day. He sat down under a solitary broom tree and prayed that he might die. “I HAVE HAD ENOUGH, LORD,” he said. “Take my life, for I am no better than my ancestors who have already died.” (1 Kings 19:4 NLT)

Beloved, these are the words of Prophet Elijah who had just finished calling down fire from heaven to consume a very wet sacrifice, humiliated Baal, the people’s god and killed 450 of its prophets and then called down rain after three and a half years of no rain. He had just finished doing great things for God but then here comes the enemy with what he knows how to do best; intimidation, frustration, depression, weariness… Jezebel threatened to kill him so he ran away as fast as he could to find a place to hide and now he wants to end it all.

Are you feeling like Elijah felt? Feeling down? Is the enemy bombarding your mind with rubbish, trying to get you to focus on the negative rather than on the great things God is doing in your life? Have you had enough and just want to give up? Have you withdrawn in to your shell? Well… thank God that He is Omnipresence and He knows where you are hiding. The Lord found Elijah in the cave where he was hiding and… said to him, “WHAT ARE YOU DOING HERE, ELIJAH?” (1 king 19:9)

Could the Lord be asking you the same question today? Perhaps you are feeling down because you think that all your efforts have come to nothing but God is asking, “What are you doing in this lonely place after all you’ve achieved?” Several times the Lord asked Elijah the same question (See 1 king 19:9-14).

Elijah replied, “I have zealously served the Lord God Almighty. But the people of Israel have broken their covenant with you, torn down your altars, and killed every one of your prophets. I am the only one left, and now they are trying to kill me, too.” (1 Kings 19:10 NLT)

Elijah was about to give up based on the lie of the enemy. The Lord told Elijah, you’re not the only one… I will preserve 7,000 others in Israel who have never bowed down to Baal or kissed him!” (1 Kings 19:18 NLT)

Beloved, by now you should know how the enemy works. Know that there are great things ahead. What you need is for Jesus to energise you… Then the angel of the Lord came again and touched him and said, “Get up and eat some more, or the journey ahead will be too much for you.” (1 Kings 19:7 NLT).

Maybe you need time to recuperate but whatever you do, don’t give up.

May we never tire of doing what is good and right before our Lord because in His season we shall bring in a great harvest if we can just persist (Galatians 6:9 Voice).

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17. September 2016 · Comments Off on DON’T GO BACK THERE · Categories: Change, Choices, God's Plan, Jesus Christ, Obedience, Trusting God

Then He came to Bethsaida; and they brought a blind man to Him, and begged Him to touch him. So He TOOK THE BLIND MAN BY THE HAND AND LED HIM OUT OF THE TOWN. And when He had spit on his eyes and put His hands on him, He asked him if he saw anything. And he looked up and said, “I see men like trees, walking.” Then He put His hands on his eyes again and made him look up. And he was restored and saw everyone clearly. Then He sent him away to his house, saying, “NEITHER GO INTO THE TOWN, nor tell anyone in the town.” (Mark 8:22-26 NKJV)

Beloved, our feature text tells us that before healing this blind man, Jesus took him out of the town and then after healing him, Jesus told him not to go back there. Could there be a reason for this? I believe that it’s because at times, our condition has everything to do with our environment and the people we surround ourselves with.

We must realise that Jesus had cursed Bethsaida. He said… “Woe to you, Chorazin! WOE TO YOU, BETHSAIDA! For if the mighty works which were done in you had been done in Tyre and Sidon, they would have repented long ago in sackcloth and ashes. But I say to you, it will be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon in the day of judgment than for you (Matthew 11:21-22 NKJV).

WOE TO YOU, BETHSAIDA! Hmmm…. Can you imagine someone planting and toiling on bad ground?

For some people, there are things you’ve been believing God for and are wondering why He hasn’t answered. After all, it’s not something that’s impossible for Him. Yes, nothing is impossible for God but there are times when He has to lead us out of certain places and situations so that we are properly positioned to receive what we’ve asked for. Jesus may have to walk us out of certain environments to give us the right perspective and even when we may not fully understand things, we just have to trust Him.

In the case of this blind man, Jesus took him out of his environment, and began to work on him and it’s important to note that it was a process that involved honesty and patience. Jesus had to be sure he could see properly before He let him loose again but then, He specifically told him don’t go into the town. The New Living Translation says “DON’T GO BACK INTO THE VILLAGE… while the Amplified says… Do not even enter the village….

Beloved, isn’t that a warning? And then, our feature text ends by Jesus saying… DON’T TELL ANYONE IN THE TOWN. The Voice translation says… don’t tell anybody in town what happened here…

That made me laugh because at times we just want to go back to certain places we’ve been brought out from to show off and say see I am able to see clearly now and even see through you but Jesus told this man… DON’T GO BACK THERE

Could He be talking to you too?

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