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3 May 2021

“for He [God] Himself has said, I will not in any way fail you nor give you up nor leave you without support. [I will] not, [I will] not, [I will] not in any degree leave you helpless nor forsake nor let [you] down (relax My hold on you)!
[Assuredly not!]”
Heb 13:5 AMPC
• Spend time reading and re-reading this verse. Allow the truth that God is with you, to sink deep into your heart.
• Ask God to open your eyes to see that He is with you.

“And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another advocate to help you and be with you forever…”
Joh 14:16 NIV
• Ask the Holy Spirit to help you remember that He is always with you.
• When you face a difficult decision or situation ask the Holy Spirit – who is always with you – to help you.

And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.
Mat 28:20 NIV
Think about how faithful you are to the Great Commission (Matt 28:18-20).
Remember that in the Great Commission is a promise that God would always be with us. It is Him being with us that will enable us to Share the Love and Life of Jesus.

• Ask the God who is always with you to help you share Him with those around you. The Lord bless you and keep you, the Lord make His face shine upon you and be gracious to you, the Lord lift up His countenance upon you and bless you with His
SHALOM-Completeness, wholeness, health, peace, safety, soundness, tranquillity, prosperity, perfectness, fulness, rest, harmony, the absence of agitation or discord.
 
Be complete, be whole, be perfect and full in Jesus name

 

26 April 2021

 IIn Rom 8:28-30 it is very clear that God created every human being with pre-packed destiny to have a room in heaven! We are called by God to make it! However it is also true that many rooms in heaven will be empty because of human choice. We are predestined to be called, justified and gloryfied but we have to choose to stay in a loving relationship with Jesus!

“And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.” (Rom 8:28, NIV)

“And those he predestined, he also called; those he called, he also justified; those he justified, he also glorified.” (Rom 8:30, NIV)

If we truly understand and believe that everyone is called and destined for heaven we should live with a sense of responsibility to make it known through our lives that Jesus is the answer. Many will read the Bible through the example of our daily live.

Lets spend some time in prayer for the salvation of our communities.

– Thank God that your name is called and you are saved!
– Pray and ask the Holy Spirit to lead you to stay true to the live of Christ and to stay a good example of those who are following
– Pray for initiatives and ministries in our community to bring Jesus to every sphere of our society.
– Ask the Lord to grant us a heart for our community to love genuinely, to act kindly and to care passionately.

The Lord bless you and keep you, , the lord make His face shine upon you and be gracious to you, the Lord lift up His countenance upon you and bless you with His SHALOM-Completeness, wholeness, health , peace , safety, soundness, tranquility, prosperity, perfectness, fulness, rest, harmony, the absence of agitation or discord.

Be complete, be whole, be perfect and full in Jesus name.

 

19 April 2021

In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans. And he who searches our hearts knows the mind of the Spirit, because the Spirit intercedes for God’s people in accordance with the will of God. Rom 8:26-27

So many times in life, when we face all sorts of difficulties, we find ourselves at a loss for words, really not knowing what to pray anymore. It is in times like these that we are confronted with our weaknesses and shortcomings and it is in times like these that we realize just how dependent we are on God. It is in times like these that we realize our deep need for the Holy Spirit in our lives. How wonderful then to know that the Holy Spirit has been given freely to come alongside us, to walk with us, to council us, to strengthen us, to even help us understand the things of our own hearts that we do not understand ourselves and are unable to put into words. And not only that, but the Holy Spirit also takes what we are unable to put into words, let alone into prayer, and He intercedes on our behalf.

Create some alone time to quiet yourself in the Lord’s presence. If you want to, you can listen to worship music.

Let’s Pray:
– Think about everything that has left you without words and that you do not know what to pray anymore.
   Pray “Holy Spirit please come alongside me. I invite You into my heart and into my situation.”
– Don’t try to find words for those difficult prayers you cannot seem to pray, just let it come out of your heart with a groan or a sigh or tears or a tongue – it’s okay, the Holy Spirit is able to understand exactly what it means.
– Pray and thank the Lord for all that you are blessed with.
– Don’t be in a hurry, wait for a while in the Lord’s presence until you are able to let go of the things that weigh you down, until you experience the peace of God in your heart and you know you are trusting Him to take care of you.

The Lord bless you and keep you, the Lord make His face shine upon you and be gracious to you, the Lord lift up His countenance upon you and bless you with His SHALOM-Completeness, wholeness, health, peace, safety, soundness, tranquility, prosperity, perfectness, fulness, rest, harmony, the absence of agitation or discord.

Be complete, be whole, be perfect and full in Jesus name.

 

12 April 2021

For in this hope we were saved. But hope that is seen is no hope at all. Who hopes for what they already have? But if we hope for what we do not yet have, we wait for it patiently. Rom 8:24-25 NIV

Many times we think that the stronger our desire for something is, the stronger our hope will be and the greater the chance that things will go our way. However, biblical hope does not find strength in our desire or in the outcome, biblical hope finds its strength in God who has promised and is always faithful.

Be quiet for a moment and think about how you hope. Is your hope in certain outcomes or in Him Who is always faithful?

 

Let’s pray

– If you have been hoping for things in a worldly way where God is not in the picture, take a moment to repent of that.

– Make your needs and worries known to God in prayer.

– Ask the Holy Spirit to fill you with hope as you read your Bible.

Pray: Lord, I shift my hope from things and outcomes to You today. I know that You are faithful and true and that I can trust You because You know just what I need before I ask and in spite of what I ask. You know what is best for me. Fill me with hope that is anchored in eternity and not in this world.

The Lord bless you and keep you, the Lord make His face shine upon you and be gracious to you, the Lord lift up His countenance upon you and bless you with His SHALOM-Completeness, wholeness, health, peace, safety, soundness, tranquility, prosperity, perfectness, fulness, rest, harmony, the absence of agitation or discord.

Be complete, be whole, be perfect and full in Jesus name