PASSIONATELY PURSUING GOD’S DREAM FOR YOUR LIFE.

From the moment John stepped onto the scene until now, the realm of heaven’s kingdom is bursting forth, and passionate people have taken hold of its power. Matthew 11:12 I’ve been studying this verse lately and so much just keeps coming to mind about it. Although the context of it is addressing the foreunners of…

PREPARE BEFORE THE OPPORTUNITY

The king said to me, “What do you request?” So I prayed to the God of heaven. I said to the king, “If it pleases the king, and if your servant has found favor in your presence, [I ask] that you send me to Judah, to the city of my fathers’ tombs, so that I…

KNOWING SOURCE AND GETTING RESOURCES

Please, O Lord, let Your ear be attentive to the prayer of Your servant and the prayer of Your servants who delight to [reverently] fear Your Name [Your essence, Your nature, Your attributes, with awe]; and make Your servant successful this day and grant him compassion in the sight of this man [the king].” For…

ASK AND YOU SHALL RECEIVE

Then the king said to me, “What do you request?” So I prayed to the God of heaven. And I said to the king, “If it pleases the king, and if your servant has found favor in your sight, I ask that you send me to Judah, to the city of my fathers’ tombs, that…

The Power of Redeeming Thoughts

Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise.Philippians 4:8, NLT What mental movies are you playing in your head today? Are they thoughts of defeat and despair or thoughts of victory and favor? Faith is simply saying what God…

BEYOND YOUR EXPECTATIONS

Israel said to Joseph, “I never expected to see your face, but see, God has shown me your children as well.” Genesis 48:11 Have you ever lost sonething or someone so precious to you that could never be replaced that your life changed dramatically because of it. Maybe a person you loved dearly, a pet,…

DOUBLE BLESSING FOR YOUR TROUBLE

Now your two sons [Ephraim and Manasseh], who were born to you in the land of Egypt before I came to you in Egypt, are mine; Ephraim and Manasseh shall be mine [that is, adopted as my heirs and sons as surely], as Reuben and Simeon are my sons.Then Israel said to Joseph, “Behold, I…

Name, Character and Destiny

A good name is rather to be chosen than great riches, and loving favour rather than silver and gold. Proverbs 22:1 (KJV) Jacob (Israel) was told, “Look now, your son Joseph has come to you,” Israel strengthened himself and sat up on the bed.Then Jacob said to Joseph, “God Almighty appeared to me at Luz…

HOW TO WAIT ON THE LORD IN TOUGH TIMES

Now some time after these things happened, Joseph was told, “Your father is sick.” So he took his two sons Manasseh and Ephraim with him [to go to Goshen]. And when Jacob (Israel) was told, “Look now, your son Joseph has come to you,” Israel strengthened himself and sat up on the bed. Genesis 48:1-2…

FINISHING WELL

Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years; so the length of Jacob’s life was a hundred and forty-seven years. And when the time drew near for Israel to die, he called his son Joseph and said to him, “If now I have found favor in your sight, please put your hand under my…