Thrill and Excitement about Donald and Hillary I’ve got to be honest here and say that I could not be more THRILLED with the flawed character of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton! From deleting classified emails, to flat out lying, to dirty locker-room talk, the excitement in my mind and heart toward the 2016 election […]
The Background On February 17th, 2017, I released the following prophetic warning dream publicly for the first time at the national 222 conference in Colorado Springs, CO with Lou Engle, Dutch Sheets, Lance Wallnau and several other leaders. I will now release the prophetic dream publicly below in writing for the first time. I want […]
The Cup of Rejection To be called as a prophet of the Lord is to share and partake in the sufferings of Christ and one of those sufferings and cups to drink that cannot be passed on is certainly the cup of rejection. (Isaiah 53:3) Rejection is extremely painful, especially when it comes from family […]
As we enter 2018 power Kingdom influencer must begin to arise.
Kingdom of God; God’s ruler ship manifested in his people producing our values. Godly values, not worldly values. Not being influenced by a corrupt, sold out media. God desire must become our desire. Let your kingdom come. Let your will be done in our nations as your will is done in heaven.
Matthew 16:8 Says the Gospel would be preached in all nations. There will be some kind of strong manifestation of God’s Kingdom in Nations, America, Europe, Africa, Asia.
In 2018 the Kingdom of God will bear fruit and multiply and increase
But as many as received him, to them gave power / authority to become the sons of God. Who owe their sonship not to the corruptible seed, but the incorruptible word of God
The Jewish system of law required two or more individual persons to bear witness Deuteronomy 19:15
One witness is not enough to convict a man accused of any crime or offense he may have committed.
John 8: 14 Jesus answered, and said unto them, though I bear record of myself, yet my record is true:
Testimony of Jesus
Hebrew 10:5.. That is why, when Christ came into the world, he said to God, “You did not want animal sacrifices or sin offerings. But you have given me a body to offer. And I said, ‘Behold, I come’, because in the beginning of The Writings it is written of me, ‘to do your will, oh God
John 4:25,26 – Jesus acknowledged to the Samaritan woman that He was the Messiah (Christ).
John 9:35-37 – He told a blind man whom He had healed that He was the Son of God.
Matthew 26:63-66 – During His trial in the presence of His enemies, Jesus acknowledged that He was the Christ, the Son of God
Testimony of the Holy-spirit
John 15..26″When the Helper comes, whom I will send to you from the Father, that is the Spirit of truth who proceeds from the Father, He will testify about Me, 27and you will testify also, because you have been with Me from the beginning.
1 John 5…6 This is the One who came by water and blood, Jesus Christ; not with the water only, but with the water and with the blood. It is the Spirit who testifies, because the Spirit is the truth. For there are three that testify: The Spirit and the water and the blood; and the three are in agreement.”If we receive the witness of men, the witness of God is greater: for this is the witness of God which he hath testified of his Son’.
Testimony of God
Jesus’ baptism – Luke 3:22..At Jesus’ baptism, the Father spoke from heaven saying, “This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.”
The transfiguration – Matthew 17:1-6; 2 Peter 1:16-18..At the Transfiguration the Father again spoke from heaven saying, “This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.” He said this is why we should listen to Jesus.
Testimony of The Disciples
Acts 1:21″Therefore it is necessary that of the men who have accompanied us all the time that the Lord Jesus went in and out among us– beginning with the baptism of John until the day that He was taken up from us– one of these must become a witness with us of His resurrection.”…
When Peter confessed Jesus to be the Christ, the Son of the Living God, Jesus said that the Father Himself had revealed this to Peter. [John 6:69]
Testimony of the Scriptures
1 Corinthians 15:4 For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received, that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, and that He was buried, and that He was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures, and that He appeared to Peter, then to the twelve.…
Testimony of Prophecy
Jeremiah 23:5,6 – Jeremiah prophesied. He predicted a King who would be called the Lord of Righteousness and would reign and prosper as a descendant of David. The fulfillment. Acts 13:22,23 – Jesus was born of the seed of David to be a Savior. [Matthew 1:1; Luke 3:31; Acts 2:29-36; Romans 1:3]
His birthplace. The prophecy. Micah 5:2 – Out of Bethlehem Ephrathah would come the ruler of Israel, whose goings forth have been from everlasting. This prophesies a ruler who actually existed from eternity but would come out of Bethlehem. The fulfillment. Matthew 2:1-6 – The Jews of Jesus’ day correctly understood this to be a prophecy of the birthplace of the Messiah/Christ. They even used it to direct the wise men to that place. Despite the fact that Joseph and Mary lived in Nazareth (across the length of Palestine from Bethlehem), yet Jesus was born in Bethlehem exactly as predicted.
Birth to a virgin..The prophecy..Isaiah 7:14 – The Lord gives a sign that a virgin would conceive and give birth to a Son who would be called Emmanuel (“God with us”). The fulfillment..Matthew 1:18-25 – Joseph was upset to learn that Mary had conceived before they had the physical union of marriage, but the angel explained that she had conceived by the power of the Holy Spirit. He then cited this as a fulfillment of Isaiah 7:14. The fulfillment proves beyond doubt that the prophecy predicted conception by a woman who had no physical union with a man (cf. Luke 1:26-38).
Testimony of Fore-runner: John Baptist
The prophecy.. Isaiah 40:3,4 – Someone would come crying in the wilderness to prepare the way of the Lord, smoothing the rough places, straightening the crooked places, etc. [Malachi 3:1; 4:5,6]
The fulfillment.. Luke 3:2-5 – This was fulfilled by John the Baptist, who came preaching in the wilderness Three had borne witness to these doctrines concerning the person and the salvation of Christ.
The Father, repeatedly, by a voice from heaven declared that Jesus was his beloved Son. The Word declared that He and the Father were One, and that whoever had seen him had seen the Father. And the Holy Spirit, who descended from heaven and rested on Christ at his baptism; who had borne witness to Him by all the prophets; and gave testimony to his resurrection and mediator office, by the gift of miraculous powers to the apostles.
Why do we need to listen to God?
God wants a personal relationship with us. He wants to reveal himself to us – his revelation always enhances his relationship with us. God acts in grace. We are called into Yahweh’s presence to hear his thoughts and are then sent into the world to speak his words.
How do we even start?
(1) Know the father We can learn about receiving revelation by studying his relationships
|God is not Visible ;
Nothing should be used to represent God
Know that the LORD Himself is God; It is He who has made us, and not we ourselves; Psalm 100:3
|God is Active
The year 626 BC. God called a man Cyrus. First Iraq (Babylon) / Iran (Persian) war. Cyrus was victorious. God rules in the affairs of men.
|God is not a natural force
God is beyond nature and not part of nature. He is the creator and not to be personally identified with any aspect of his creation
|God is personal
God was personally involved in the life of Esther. She was an orphan raised by her uncle, found herself married to the King.
|God is not abstract
God is beyond human description. In the old testament no attempt is made to describe God.
|God is hidden
Sometimes God seems silent. Psalm 77. Psalm of Asaph
(2) Know the Word of God
The written Word is the Bible. Purpose is personal and relational. God breathes his word so that we may know him. The Bible is inerrant and infallible. The Holy Spirit used man to write the exact message of God to man. They wrote from their own personal, historical and cultural contexts All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work. 2Tim 3:15-17
(3) Know God’s will. Can communicate through…
- Circumstances; Test what we are discerning.
- Godly thinking/ desires
- The Spirit’s witness; that can be inner release
- Must align with the word of God
- The gifts and fruits of the holy spirit
- Godly Counsel
Dye, Colin. Listening to God. Sword of the Spirit Series, 2008. Print
Signs of the times
He answered and said to them, “When it is evening you say, ‘ It will be fair weather, for the sky is red’; and in the morning, ‘ It will be foul weather today, for the sky is red and threatening.’ Hypocrites! You know how to discern the face of the sky, but you cannot discern the signs of the times.
Jesus wants us to be discerning people, he has giving us a mind , he wants us to use it. Jesus spoke about what signs to look for that we are approaching end times.
Now as He sat on the Mount of Olives, the disciples came to Him privately, saying, “Tell us, when will these things be? And what will be the sign of Your coming, and of the end of the age?” (Matthew 24:3 NKJV)
(1)False prophets, false teaching
And Jesus answered and said to them: “Take heed that no one deceives you. For many will come in My name, saying, ‘I am the Christ,’ and will deceive many. (Matthew 24:4, 5 NKJV).
We have to know the bible ourselves. We have to be diligent in praying, hearing from God. Our personal one to one relationship has to be strong. This is the one thing that would prevents us from being deceived.
(2) Wars and rumors of war
And you will hear of wars and rumors of wars. See that you are not troubled; for all these things must come to pass, but the end is not yet. (Matthew 24:6 NKJV)
Jesus predicted that prior to his return wars & rumors of wars would be the headline of the day.
This prophecy describes two concepts: (1) Open wars taking place and (2) Rumors or “threats” of war. A more familiar term would be “hot wars” and “cold wars”. No other period in history has witnessed such unmistakable trends with relation to war.
20th Century onwards
Congo Free State (1886-1908): 8,000,000 died
First World War (1914-18): 15,000,000 died
Russian Civil War (1917-22): 9,000,000 died
Soviet Union, Stalin’s regime (1924-53): 20,000,000 died
Second World War (1939-45): 66,000,000 died
Biafra civil war ; Nigeria (1966-70): 1,000,000 died
People’s Republic of China, Mao Zedong’s regime (1949-1975): 40,000,000 died
Rwanda (1994, primarily Tutsi killed by Hutu) 937,000 died
In the 21st century, the “war on terror” has dominated our headlines.
There are currently 41 conflicts worldwide contributing to military and civilian casualties
Our generation is familiar with great wars. It is difficult to realize how much death and destruction accompanied the twentieth century and how many threats persist in the 21st century. Jesus spoke of a time just prior to his return that would be marked by wars and the constant threat of wars. Since those words were spoken 2000 years ago, no time period but ours has witnessed such conflict from “nation rising against nation”. The evidence presented above reflects that we are living in a time period marked by war and the persistent threat of war.
(3)Ethnic group against ethnic group
For nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom. And there will be famines, pestilences, and earthquakes in various places. All these are the beginning of sorrows. (Matthew 24:7, 8 NKJV)
(Note: The original Greek word translated “nation” was “ethnos,” from which we get our word “ethnic.”)
Ethic which means “a tribe, nation, or people group united by a common religion, standard, or philosohy“. There is no greater current conflict than the Western Civilization and the Islamic world that illustrates opposing groups of people waring against each other.
The Serbian & Yugoslav wars of the 1990s lead to a genocide, ethnic cleansing, and human rights atrocities to prompt a NATO military response. (Source: Wikipedia “Serbian & Yugoslav War Crimes“)
“Then they will deliver you up to tribulation and kill you, and you will be hated by all nations for My name’s sake. (Matthew 24:9 NKJV)
Christ described the signs as birth pain. When a woman goes into labor the birth pain starts.
(1) In the beginning the labour pains are infrequent, irregular, and involve only mild cramping.
(2) It becomes active labor when contractions are more frequent than every 5 minutes. The birth pain is frequent. The duration of labour varies widely, but active phase averages some 8 hours
When Jesus died for our sin, the birth pain started. For 2000 years we have been in a state of birth pain. We are now entering into a labor active stage.
“Now learn this parable from the fig tree: When its branch has already become tender and puts forth leaves, you know that summer is near. So you also, when you see all these things, know that it is near—at the doors! (Matthew 24:32, 33 NKJV).
Fig tree ..this is Israel The trees are bearing fruit again:
a bumper crop of fig trees and vines!. that I’m in the thick of life with Israel, That I’m your God, yes, your God,
When Israel starts bearing fruit again and the above start happening in more frequency when you know that it is near at the door.
12“Look, I am coming soon! My reward is with me, and I will give to each person according to what they have done.I am the Alpha and the Omega, the First and the Last, the Beginning and the End.
14 “Blessed are those who wash their robes, that they may have the right to the tree of life and may go through the gates into the city. 15 Outside are the dogs, those who practice magic arts, the sexually immoral, the murderers, the idolaters and everyone who loves and practices falsehood.
16 “I, Jesus, have sent my angel to give you[a] this testimony for the churches. I am the Root and the Offspring of David, and the bright Morning Star.”
17 The Spirit and the bride say, “Come!” And let the one who hears say, “Come!” Let the one who is thirsty come; and let the one who wishes take the free gift of the water of life.
It is time to be sensitive in the Spirit, God is actively working in our age
God’s people are popping up in the most unlikely places.
“Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland. (Isaiah 43:18-20 NIV)
The only Super Star in this end time move of God is ;
God the Father, Son and Holy Spirit
Isaiah 43 was written for our day. So great is going to be the out pouring of the Holy Spirit, it would out shine, Exodus and previous moves of God;
Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it?
It is time to pray for unsaved loved one, pray for all sick around you. Boldly proclaim Christ.
End time people of God
Like dawn spreading across the mountains a large and mighty army comes (Joel 2:2 NIV)
At the sight of them, nations are in anguish; every face turns pale. They charge like warriors; they scale walls like soldiers.
They do not jostle each other; each marches straight ahead.
The Lord thunders at the head of his army; his forces are beyond number, and mighty is the army that obeys his command. (Joel 2:6-8, 11 NIV)
Be glad, people of Zion, rejoice in the Lord your God, for he has given you the autumn rains because he is faithful. He sends you abundant showers, both autumn and spring rains, as before. “I will repay you for the years the locusts have eaten— the great locust and the young locust, the other locusts and the locust swarm — my great army that I sent among you. (Joel 2:23, 25 NIV)
We shall stand with Israel
And everyone who calls on the name of the LORD will be saved; for on Mount Zion and in Jerusalem there will be deliverance, as the LORD has said, even among the survivors whom the LORD calls. Joel 2: 32
and in this way all Israel will be saved. As it is written: “The deliverer will come from Zion; he will turn godlessness away from Jacob.
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And afterward, I will pour out my Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your old men will dream dreams, your young men will see visions. I will show wonders in the heavens and on the earth, blood and fire and billows of smoke. The sun will be turned to darkness and the moon to blood before the coming of the great and dreadful day of the Lord. (Joel 2:28, 30, 31 NIV)
Those who call on the name of The Lord shall be saved