Matthew 16:18 - "On this rock I will build My church, and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it."
Where precisely are the gates of hell? Where does the devil sit in power?
The mind is the gatekeeper of the Kingdom of God. It is the place of access, transition, and power. It follows that the gates of hell are set up in people's…Continue
Added by Albert Finch on November 30, 2019 at 7:00pm — No Comments
"And raised us up with Him, and seated us with Him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus;" - Ephesians 2:6
Many are living as if He has not risen, and they are tarrying in the garden, in the tomb. For have they not yet heard the good news? He is seated in Heavenly places interceding for His own, He Has sent His Spirit to empower them.…
Added by Albert Finch on November 25, 2019 at 8:34pm — No Comments
Matthew 6:33 -- "But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you."
We all have things that we perceive that we need. What does God have to say to us about these concerns?
According to Matthew 6:31, He tells us, "Do not worry."…Continue
Added by Albert Finch on November 24, 2019 at 6:43pm — No Comments
"That the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give unto you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of Him: the eyes of your understanding being enlightened; that you may know what is the hope of His CALLING........" - Ephesians 1:17,18
Today is the day that He pours fresh oil into your understanding. He does not want you left to your own understanding.…
Added by Albert Finch on November 22, 2019 at 10:51pm — No Comments
Hebrews 3:7 - "Wherefore, even as the Holy Spirit says, TODAY, if you shall hear His voice, harden not your hearts."
The Holy Spirit says, TODAY. What does this mean?
God is the Eternal One. With Him there is no yesterday or tomorrow; what we call past and future are with Him an ever-present NOW. His life is an ever-blessed, never-ending…
Added by Albert Finch on November 21, 2019 at 7:00pm — No Comments
"Do not earnestly remember the former things; neither consider the things of old. Behold I am doing a new thing! Now it springs forth; do you not perceive and know it and will you not give heed to it? I will even make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert." - Isaiah 43:18-19
The Lord is taking us higher and into new places. Those new places are places of birthing, are places…
Added by Albert Finch on November 19, 2019 at 7:54pm — No Comments
Luke 8:47 is the story of the woman who had an issue of blood who desperately pressed through the crowd to lay hold of the hem of Jesus' garment: "Then the woman, seeing that she could not go unnoticed, came trembling and fell at His feet. In the presence of all the people, she told why she had touched Him and how she had been instantly healed."
When she reached out and touched Him, full of…Continue
Added by Albert Finch on November 18, 2019 at 9:07pm — No Comments
"He was very thirsty, and he called out to the Lord, 'You gave this great deliverance through Your servant, but now may I die of thirst and fall into the hands of the uncircumcised?' So God split open the basin at Lehi, and water flowed out of it. He drank, was refreshed, and revived. Because of this, he called the place En Hakkore, which is in Lehi to this day." - Judges 15:18-19
Added by Albert Finch on November 16, 2019 at 11:06pm — No Comments
1 Corinthians 4:20 - "For the kingdom of God does not consist in words, but in power."
We cannot be witnesses of the Almighty God without power. When we think of power we often think of miracles, but they are only one example of God's power, not the very essence of it.
The essence of God's power is the life of God. This is why the author of the…
Added by Albert Finch on November 15, 2019 at 7:27pm — No Comments
"'The Kingdom of Heaven is near.' Heal the sick, raise the dead, cleanse those who have leprosy, drive out demons. Freely you have received, freely give." - Matthew 10:7-9
Will we, today, remain stuck in an old pattern of thinking, or an old pattern of religious performance?
We can no longer remain lukewarm concerning co-laboring with Him and…
Added by Albert Finch on November 13, 2019 at 9:30pm — No Comments
"If anyone speaks, they should do so as one who speaks the very words of God." - 1 Peter 4:11
One of the greatest revelations of the New Testament is that Christ dwells within His people who live on the earth. That is why they are called the Body of Christ. We actually become the hands and feet of Jesus Christ in the earth, but we also become His mouth. God speaks prophetically through…
Added by Albert Finch on November 12, 2019 at 10:09pm — No Comments
"Truly I say to you, whoever says to this mountain, 'Be taken up and cast into the sea,' and does not doubt in his heart, but believes that what he says is going to happen, it will be granted him." - Mark 11:23
As you battle against an ungodly problem (ungodly situations could be a lingering sickness, infirmity, sin, fear, doubt, unbelief, anger, poverty, disunity, etc. anything in your life…Continue
Added by Albert Finch on November 10, 2019 at 8:50pm — No Comments
2 Corinthians 10:4,5 - "For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strongholds; Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ."
We must topple the "stronghold of our experiences." The only one who has a right to shape our…Continue
Added by Albert Finch on November 9, 2019 at 9:26pm — No Comments
"He said to me, 'Son of man, can these bones live?' And I answered, 'O Lord GOD, You know.'" - Ezekiel 37:3
God is always standing by, ready to breathe new life into anything lifeless when we ask. He is there in our spiritual springtime and in the cold, winter months. And He is even closer, hovering nearby in our darkest hours, according to Psalm 34:18 where it says: "The…
Added by Albert Finch on November 6, 2019 at 10:59pm — No Comments
James 1:2-4 says, "Consider it pure joy when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing."
Every trial and every hard situation you are facing is preparing you to be complete, lacking nothing.…
Added by Albert Finch on November 5, 2019 at 7:32pm — No Comments
Romans 8:11 - "But if the Spirit of Him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, He who raised Christ Jesus from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through His Spirit who dwells in you."
Our purpose is to utilize all of our resurrection authority that resides within us as followers of Christ. As we understand that our spirit is "quickened" by His Spirit, in the same way…Continue
Added by Albert Finch on November 3, 2019 at 9:30pm — No Comments
Luke 23:44-46 - "By now it was about midday and a darkness fell over the whole land, which lasted until three in the afternoon; the sun's light failed. And the curtain of the temple was torn in two. Then Jesus gave a loud cry and said, 'Father, into thy hands I commit my spirit'; and with these words, he died."
When the veil of self cloaks our hearts, our perceptions are stained by the basic…Continue
Added by Albert Finch on November 2, 2019 at 8:30pm — No Comments
"God put His stamp of ownership on you by giving you the Holy
Spirit he had promised...so that your minds may be opened to see His light, so that you will know what is the hope to which he has called you...and how very great is his power at work in us who believe. This power in us is the same as the mighty strength which he used when he raised Christ from death." - Ephesians…
Added by Albert Finch on November 1, 2019 at 9:31pm — No Comments