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15 years ago, when I was pastor of Middle Fork Road Baptist Church, things were happening so quickly on the prophetic level it was head-spinning.

The Sanhedrin had been reformed, the temple Institute had reconstructed most all the Holy vessels ready to be used in the rebuilt Temple, and on and on and on. Things I taught on and preached on, things that must happen before the return of our Messiah. Exciting times!

I am not a ’date setter’ but things were happening so quickly that, at that time, I would have bet the Lord would return within at least 20 years.

Things were happening quickly at that time but then it seemed we hit a slow down period of prophetic fulfillment.

Why?

The one element I did not take into consideration was God’s Amazing Grace. His grace alone has given us more time to share the Good News so more can be saved.

During the last 10 years, I have preached allot about a coming last days Revival, a coming last days outpouring of the Holy Spirit, and a coming last days Harvest.

Those days have begun!

Since moving where we are, we have seen little by little the fire of the Holy Spirit pour out and grow. By true worship in Spirit and in truth, those Flames have been fanned and are growing!

There was a time when I somewhat expected this last days outpouring to be sudden and on a grand scale all at once. I do not believe this is how it will actually happen.

Like the original day of Pentecost, the Holy Spirit was poured out on a certain number and then, just like a fire, it’s spread. This is happening where we are and it will spread!

What is even more exciting is what God has just around the corner.

I think most of you reading this understand that we just celebrated the 70th birthday of The Rebirth of Israel.

 

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70… 7070

I know there are those reading this who understand the significance of 70 so I won’t go into that in this post.

What I also hope you understand the significance of is that this weekend is the celebration of Pentecost.

The first Pentecost following the 70th birthday of The Rebirth of Israel.

Do the Holy Ghost hairs on the back of anyone’s neck stand up at this?

What might happen this weekend? What may begin to happen following this weekend?

Maybe that depends on what you expect to happen with open hearts; what you are hungry for with hands stretched toward Heaven; what you yearn for with a spirit tuned in to God’s frequency.

Question: what if you spent time with The Lord in your own upper room this weekend?

What would God have for you…just around the corner?

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Rain or Storm

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I was looking at these leaves the other day and began to think about how they mirror our lives.

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Our lives begin very much like those leaves above; tender, shiny, and new. As yet unscathed by the storms of life, the trials of the beating sun, or the attacks of enemy insects.

The thing I really began to think about was the old saying, “When leaves show their undersides, be very sure rain betides.”

Have you ever noticed how leaves seem to turn over when rain or a storm is approaching?

It’s true. The leaves of deciduous trees, like maples and poplars, do often turn upward before heavy rain. The leaves are actually reacting to the sudden increase in humidity that usually precedes a storm. Leaves with soft stems can become limp in response to abrupt changes in humidity, allowing the wind to flip them over (McLeod, Jaime. “Can Leaves Predict a Storm?” Farmers’ Almanac. June 8, 2009. Accessed May 12, 2018. https://www.farmersalmanac.com/can-leaves-predict-a-storm-3195.)

We could learn allot from leaves…yes leaves.

Oh that we would turn our hands, hearts, and minds upward toward Heaven. Whether for rain (the rain of The Holy Spirit) or when storms approach.

The leaves know when they need rain. They have discernment to know when a storm is coming. They turn their vulnerable, inward side upward toward Heaven, trusting they will be filled and nourished.

Romans 1:20
“For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse:”

Look around. Where do you see God in all He has made?

When you see it, you may find He has more for you…just around the corner.

Easy Going?

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When you are in God’s will everything is peachy…right?

 

Remember Genesis 12 when God told Abram to leave his country, leave his kin folks, and go to a land I will show you?

 

If you think about it, that’s a hard pill to swallow. Think about it for just a moment before you move on.

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  • Leave your home. The only one you’ve ever known.
  • Leave your family…your family. ‘See ya, Mom and Dad’.
  • Leave the land you should inherit.
  • Leave the house you should inherit.
  • Leave the place where your trusty dog, old yeller, was buried when you were a kid.
  • Leave your friends.
  • And then go to a place……….I will show you.

 

Really?

 

Well God said it so I’ll do it, right? I mean there is no better place than to be in God’s will, right?

 

When you are in God’s will things will be easy goin, right?

 

Well, let’s see. Abram did everything God told him to do. He left home, traveled to the land of Canaan, and landed first on a mountain, east of Bethel.

 

The Bible says he pitched his tent between Bethel and Hai (Gen. 12:8).

 

I’ll get back to the subject in a second but first, this is interesting. He pitched his tent between Bethel…and Hai.

 

You see, obeying God once is not the end all-be all of your walk with Him. After you obey Him once, you have a choice to make….

Will you obey Him again?

 

You see, Abram pitched his tent in a place of choice. To one side was Bethel which means, ‘House of God’. To his other side was Hai which means, ‘the Heap’, or ‘Heap of Ruins’.

 

It’s metaphorical for the choice found in Deuteronomy 11:26-28, Behold, I set before you this day a blessing and a curse; A blessing, if ye obey the commandments of the Lord your God, which I command you this day: And a curse, if ye will not obey the commandments of the Lord your God, but turn aside out of the way which I command you this day, to go after other gods, which ye have not known.

 

Fortunately, Abram makes the right choice, to continue to obey God. Which brings us back to the point of the post; When you are in God’s will everything is peachy…right?

 

Anyone reading this who has served God for any length of time at all will know we live in a sin-fallen-world and The Lord Jesus himself said as long as we live in this sin-fallen-world we will have trouble.

 

Abram is doing everything he knows to follow The Lord and obey Him, yet in Genesis 12:10…, And there was a famine in the land: and Abram went down into Egypt to sojourn there; for the famine was grievous in the land.

 

Not just a famine but a grievous famine!

 

I don’t know about you but I don’t like famines. I go through one about every hour and a half until I can get something to eat. But praise God, there is something to eat.

 

The famine we are talking about here in Genesis was real. There was no snack every hour and a half.

 

The good news is I have not seen the righteous forsaken,

nor his seed begging bread (Psalm 37:25).

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Even following God’s will we can experience times of hardship, but God will supply our needs just like He provided for Abram in Egypt.

 

Abram continued to trust The Lord, and look how he came out on the other side of the famine!

 

Are you facing something hard right now? Hang in there and see what God has for you…just around the corner.

 

Another Thing…

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Do you remember the post on the ‘Natural Man’?

God has been revealing some incredible things to me in the first two chapters of 1 Corinthians, or as they say in Selmer, ‘Carrinthians’. (Come on now, you know it’s true. Let’s go to Carrinth!) I’m sorry to say I’m not sharing any of those things here today but I am going to share something that hit me this morning (201804.14).

The natural man can be a funny thing. We can say one thing and then turn right around and contradict ourselves the next.

For example, (and I am speaking strictly from we church folks point of view) many people say those ‘supernatural’ things of God, the spiritual gifts the Bible speaks of, don’t happen any longer. Those things stopped happening (Depending on who you talk to)….

  • When the last of the original Apostles died (John)
  • When Scripture was canonized
  • When the first Pope was put into office
  • When the Baptist Convention was formed (C’mon, lighten up. Can’t you take a joke?)

Yet in the next breath say that…

  • Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever! Heb. 13:8
  • Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning. James 1:17
  • For I am the LORD, I change not; therefore ye sons of Jacob are not consumed. Mal. 3:6

Jesus Himself told us the things we would do (Mark 16:17 & 18).

Since my wife and I finally stepped out in faith, we have seen things like this that we were not seeing when we were stuck in the church rut (I know I am probably upsetting someone right now but the truth is the truth, and I promise you I am speaking it in love, yearning for every believer to walk as we were intended to walk (Rom. 8:1 & 4).

Ok, I’m off my stump, back to the natural man…

Answer this question: Would you say the natural and the spiritual man are opposites? Sure. The natural man is absolutely clueless when it comes to spiritual things.

1 Cor. 2:14, But the natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned.

This is what came to my mind this morning as I was reading 1 Cor. 2. Paul is telling us, the born-again reader, that we should trust in the revealing of The Spirit rather than the education from man’s wisdom.

He says, “I, brethren, when I came to you, came not with excellency of speech or of wisdom, declaring unto you the testimony of God” v.1, but “I was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling. And my speech and my preaching was not with enticing words of man’s wisdom, but in demonstration of the Spirit and of power:” v.3&4.

I encourage you to read the entire chapter but I’ll share one more verse, “But God hath revealed them unto us by his seminary: for the seminary searcheth all things, yea, the deep things of God.” v.10.

Of course it doesn’t say that. It says…

But God hath revealed them unto us by his Spirit: for the Spirit searcheth all things, yea, the deep things of God.” 1 Cor. 2:10.

  • Not by enticing words
  • Not by educated words
  • Not by words from the world’s wisdom
  • Matt. 16:17

In fact, it is Paul who tells us to LOOK AROUND at each other, ourselves and our brothers and sisters, to see what kind of people God has truly called…

1 Cor. 1:26, For ye see your calling, brethren, how that not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called:

Regular folks…regular folks.

Here is my point in that many people have it backward; many think a preacher, evangelist, or pastor must have a seminary degree or even a doctorate to hold the office.

That is completely contrary to what Scripture teaches. Over and over Paul emphasizes spiritual sensitivity, spiritual discernment, spiritual revelation, so that no flesh (diplomas, degrees, titles) should glory in His presence (1 Cor. 1:29).

Some who know me may say, “Well Bro. Kyle, don’t you have a seminary degree?”

Yes, I do. But do you know why I have it? Not because I trust in the wisdom and education of man, ”For I neither received it of man, neither was I taught it, but by the revelation of Jesus Christ’.

I have it so I can get into those churches that think you need it, in order that I may preach truth in there!!!

The moral of the story is we, as the body of Christ, should pause for discernment when judging a certain thing. Is it our flesh influencing us or is it The Spirit? Many times we will find our flesh telling us something quite opposite The Spirit.



Let’s change gears, shall we?…

I sense as I write this some of you are still stewing over the first part of this post. I know most of my audience and I know the church background of many of you. You are not seeing these things the Bible talks about happening where you are.

I KNOW. I was there too for many years.

If you have stayed and read this far I feel in my spirit I owe a word to someone, so I will go off-track in talking to all of you and now talk to two of you (at least two that I myself know of. The Lord could use it to talk to more).

There is a lady reading this who recently posted something about knowing there is more of God. She said it hit her one rainy Sunday morning before Resurrection Day.

You and I both know this started far prior to a rainy Sunday before Resurrection Day. God has been dealing with you about this for a long time. It’s what I tried to tell you that last Sunday we were together but quite honestly I am just learning to listen to a word from The Spirit myself and sometimes have a hard time articulating it.
At any rate, what you are sensing in your spirit is correct, there is more.
Jesus spoke a hard statement in Matt 11:14. He said, “…IF ye will receive it…”

It is a difficult thing to receive something that is different from what we have been taught and involved with for so long. Even good men like Nicodemus had a hard time receiving truth outside his upbringing.
There are things beyond what we have been exposed to and what makes us comfortable. There is The unchanging truth. There is Jesus and His Scriptures that will remain exactly the same until He comes again and all is fulfilled.
There is more… It has always been there. It is clear in the Scriptures. And it is powerful, empowering, beautiful, humbling, personal, and real.
Acts 19:1-6.
Grace be unto you and may He guide you in your asking, give you eyes in your seeking, and give you courage to knock on the right door, and then to walk through it.


There is another lady who may be reading this. She is fully aware of the truth above but she has been so long separated from it, it eludes her.

The Spirit just said, “In order to be baptized, one must get in the water”.

Wow! Thank You, Lord.

I hope the meaning is clear.
Jesus looked at Matthew and simply said, “Follow Me”.
We must go where He is. Things will not happen where He is not.
Go. Whatever you have to do and wherever you have to go, GO!


This post may cut to the heart of some.

Hebrews 4:12 – For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any twoedged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.

What DOES God have for you…just around the corner?

When Jesus Shows Up, There is Evidence

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A short post today but something to really ponder. I think it probably ties in well with last week’s post.

My wife spoke a powerful word the other day.

We were talking about all the wonderful things we have seen God do lately. We saw a lady with a blind right eye, see. We saw a man with a deaf ear, hear. We saw another man who was scheduled to have knee surgery, completely healed and no longer need the knee surgery.

To be honest, we haven’t seen things like this in a long time.

My wife and I were talking about it all and praising God and out of her mouth came a tremendous, wonderful, exciting truth…

“In the New Testament, wherever Jesus showed up, there was evidence He was there.”

  • Water was made wine.
  • Blind eyes were opened.
  • Deaf ears were opened.
  • Crippled limbs were strengthened.
  • Hearts were truly repentant.
  • Lives were completely changed.
  • Real faith was activated (If I can only touch the Tzitzit of His Tallit I know I can be healed).

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It is exciting to be where Jesus is. But everything He does, even the things I talk about above, are for a purpose. Not the purpose of simply exciting us but for the purpose of glorifying The Father in order to draw people into His Kingdom and closer to Him.

God is continually giving of Himself for you and for me. God loves you so much and wants you reconciled to Himself so badly that He gave His only begotten Son for you and me.

Nothing you have done, no distance you have gone can separate you from the love of your Father (Romans 8:38-39, For I am persuaded, that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor powers, nor things present, nor things to come, Nor height, nor depth, nor any other creature, shall be able to separate us from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord).

Some have said, “But you don’t understand what I’ve done”; no, you don’t understand how much He loves you and how powerful His blood is to cleanse you from all unrighteousness.

Do you really think God did not know what you would do and how you would behave either before OR after you were saved? Yet He still loves you. He still pursues you. He still wants to reconcile you to Himself.

I am speaking to someone reading this right now.

Like the prodigal son, take the first step of faith back toward home and The Father will come running the rest of the way to you.

Then you will begin to see the miracles and the wonderful things He has for you…just around the corner.

His Glory Has Left This Place

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A hard word today. One that has been heavy on my heart.

I was born and raised in West Tennessee. The Bible Belt. Rooted and steeped in religious tradition. Many families growing up knowing that when it is Sunday, they go to church. It’s just what they do. Their great-grandparents did it, grandparents, and on down the line.

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Songs are sung.
Tithes and Offerings are received.
Many sermons are preached every Sunday that are very good Bible event sermons. Points are made regarding how these Bible events relate to our lives today.
An invitation is given.
Everyone leaves to get lunch.

Some churches are growing, alive, and vibrant. The Spirit of The Lord can be felt there. People are being saved. Lives are being changed. Many are hungry for God and seeking Him diligently.

Such was a time a few years ago at a church I pastored. God was moving and shaking. It was GOOD!

In fact, a young man (younger than me) who attended this church back then got in touch with me last night. He is hurting. He is hungry. He told me he wants so badly to have God close in his life like He was back then during this special time at this church.

I felt his yearning, his anguish over his hunger for God.

It is good to remember the good times we have had in The Lord. In fact, we should always remember what God has done and know He has never failed us…and never will.

But as much as we remember what God has done, we must also know that God calls us to walk with Him. Have you noticed no one walks backward? Walking, by definition, is a forward motion.

Many great days with The Lord are behind you, but many greater days lay ahead of you!

Are you stagnant at church right now?
How long have you been stagnant at church?
Is God moving there like He once did?

God is alive and moving. Just because we have pretty church buildings does not mean He is at work there.

He is at work where people are humble, hungry and worshipping Him in Spirit and in Truth.

I have actually known married couples who do not attend church together any longer because they are not being fed, yet one will not leave that church because….

  • Momma and Daddy are buried there.
  • They are a Deacon or Sunday School Teacher there.
  • They helped start this church.
  • Their kids grew up in this church.
  • They hope with all their heart The Spirit of The Lord will come back to that church one day (In the meantime they are spiritually drying up and dying).

Right before their exile into Babylon, the Israelites lost sight of the fact that the Lord does not limit Himself to one place. It is true, He chose to make His presence felt in a special way in the Jerusalem Temple during a certain period of time. Yet He was by no means imprisoned there.

A belief that God could never leave His temple, however, was commonly held during the time of Jeremiah and Ezekiel. Therefore the people paid little attention to the warnings of these prophets to repent lest Jerusalem be destroyed.

Their thought was if the Lord could not leave Jerusalem, how could it be destroyed? “The temple of the LORD, The temple of the LORD, The temple of the LORD” they would cry in order to shout down the threats of divine judgment (Jer. 7:4).

Yet leave He did.

Can I tell you this was a hard post to write? I have always been of the opinion that a member of a church should stick it out and be faithful through thick and thin.

Well no more. Time is too short and there is far too much at stake to stay at a spiritually dead church.

I emphasize spiritually dead because many churches seem alive. They exist with good fellowships. They have fun together. They have fellowship meals together. They like one another and get along. Of course, there are country clubs like this, as well.

The question is; is The Spirit of The Living God moving there? Are you being fed, growing, learning, and energized to go out and share the Gospel?

If not, GET OUT OF THERE!!!

Your spiritual well-being and building up to serve The Lord is far too precious to be wasting time hoping The Spirit will come back where you are one day.

If you will take that one step of faith and move on to where God IS at work, where He is leading you to go, things will turn around and you will no longer yearn for days of old but will be excited again right now where you are!!

Then we’ll see what God has for you… just around the corner.

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Generation Z

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In case you haven’t heard, the generation to follow the ‘Millennials’ is Generation Z.

Allot of negative commentary has gone out regarding Millennials and younger generations. If you want to know my take on that, please read THIS POST.

I want to tell you about the service we had the morning of March 11th. Incredible move of God. Declarations were spoken over the younger people who had all gathered on the platform and prophecies spoken over them coupled with much prayer all over the house.

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Let’s talk about Generation Z for a moment. There are no precise dates for when this cohort starts or ends, but demographers and researchers typically use the mid-1990s to mid-2000s as starting birth years.

The people who coined the term ‘Generation Z’ probably never gave a moment’s thought to what Z is in Hebrew.

‘Z’ in the Hebrew alphabet (aleph bet) is Zayin (pronounced: Zah-yeen).

It is the 7th letter in the Hebrew aleph bet.

(Pause)

The 7th letter. Come on Bible scholars, what is 7 in the Bible?
That’s right, Seven is the number of completeness and perfection (both physical and spiritual).

We could go a thousand directions from here, so much ties to this letter and this number, but we will simply go to what it looks like…

The Letter Zayin

This is Zayin. It basically looks like a sword with a crown on it. Another letter of the Hebrew aleph bet is ‘Vav’. Zayin looks like a crowned Vav.

The meaning behind Vav is ‘Man’.

Since everything in the Old Testament points to Jesus, we must assume this has something to do with Him.

Hmmm…the crowned man equipped with the Sword of The Spirit.

Note: The sword mentioned in Hebrews 4:12 is a short sword sharpened on both edges of the blade. The two edges represent the two primary portions of the Scriptures, the Old and New Testaments, both of which are about Messiah.

There is so much more to this one letter and it’s meaning I could write a book but let’s move on and talk about G.Z.

The Tabernacle of David is being restored and these younger generations, though different in many ways from we older codgers, are going to rise up and usher in a Great Awakening.

Whether you believe it or not, whether you understand it or not, here is my point of this entire post…

Death and life are in the power of the tongue (Prov. 18:21).

We have a choice to speak either. Either death…or life.

Parents – Grandparents – Legal Guardians – whoever you are with influence over children, I charge you, I challenge you to speak life over your children.

I charge you to take the time once a week, make it a family appointment, to lay your right hand on your children and speak positive blessings into their lives.

Lay your right hand on them and declare their future, declare their destiny, declare their protection, their anointing, their birthright in Jesus Christ their Lord.

If you have children under your care, they are your responsibility. Don’t waste the time you have with them sitting in front of the television watching worthless junk. Don’t think you have done your spiritual duty toward them because you take them to church every Sunday. We parents have far more responsibility than that.

I know the readers of this blog are from a wide variety of backgrounds and come from a variety of denominations.

Some of you are accustomed to the laying on of hands and speaking blessings and declarations.

Some of you are not.

If you are accustomed to it, Hallelujah! God still blesses His spoken Word.

If you are not accustomed to it but you feel in your spirit the need and importance of blessing your children and declaring His Word over them, then I will try to help by giving you a model to follow (Please note this is not an end all-be all blessing and declaration. As you get more comfortable with it, ask The Holy Spirit what to say).

A Beginning Prayer

You could start by praying this yourself…
Father, We praise You for Your love and faithfulness. We thank You for Your protection and care over our family. Thank You that You give us the power to love and the wisdom to lead and teach our children. We know You’re for us; that You fight for our family today. You are Redeemer, Restorer, and Friend, we believe You have good in store for our family. We confess, some days, parenting is tough. Many days we can feel anxious or overwhelmed. We ask that You would make us more like You, more aware of Your constant Presence in our lives. Help us to release our children to You, so that You are free to fully accomplish all that You desire in them and through them. Please fill our family with Your truth and cover us with Your favor. In the mighty name of Jesus. Amen.

Blessings to speak over your children

(I have paraphrased the verses below. If you would like to read them directly from Scripture, by all means, do so).
Blessing – “The Lord bless you and keep you, the Lord make His face shine upon you and be gracious to you, the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace.” Numbers 6:24-26

Courage – “Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the LORD thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.” Joshua 1:9

Contentment – “Let your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee.” Hebrews 13:5

Encouragement – “Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.” Ephesians 4:29

Endurance – “Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which so easily besets us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, fixing our eyes on Jesus…” Hebrews 12:1-2

Faithfulness – “Only fear the Lord and serve Him faithfully with all your heart. For consider what great things He has done for you.” 1 Sam. 12:24

Favor – “For You bless the righteous, O Lord; You cover him with favor as with a shield.” Psalm 5:12

Forgiveness – “If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.” 1 John 1:9

Fruitfulness – “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control.” Galatians 5:22-23

Generosity – “They are to do good, to be rich in good works, to be generous and ready to share, thus storing up treasure for themselves as a good foundation for the future, so that they may take hold of that which is truly life.” 1 Timothy 6:18-19

Godly Relationships – “Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm.” Prov. 13:20

Grace – “May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.” 2 Corinthians 13:14

Health – “Beloved, I pray that all may go well with you and that you may be in good health, as it goes well with your soul.” 3 John 1:2

Honesty – “And you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” John 8:32

Hope – “But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.” Isaiah 40:31

Humility – “Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves. Look not every man on his own things, but every man also on the things of others.” Philippians 2:3-4

Integrity – “Whoever walks in integrity walks securely, but he who makes his ways crooked will be found out.” Proverbs 10:9

Joy – “…for the joy of the LORD is your strength.” Nehemiah 8:10

Kindness – “Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.” Ephesians 4:32

Love – “How great is the love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God.” 1 John 3:1

Obedience – “Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.” Ephesians 6:1

Patience – “Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, and slow to anger.” James 1:19

Peace – “You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you.” Isaiah 26:3

Protection – “He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.
I will say of the LORD, He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in Him will I trust. He shall cover thee with His feathers, and under His wings shalt thou trust: His truth shall be thy shield and buckler. …For He shall give His angels charge over thee, to keep thee in all thy ways.” Psalm 91:1-2, 4, 11

Provision – “And my God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:19

Purity – “How can a young man keep his way pure? By guarding it according to Your word.” Psalm 119:9

Purpose – “For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.” Jeremiah 29:11

Respect – “Honour all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honour the king.” 1 Peter 2:17

Safety – “The Lord will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore.” Psalm 121:8

Salvation – “For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in him shall not perish but have everlasting life.” John 3:16

Self-Control – “For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.” 2 Timothy 1:7

Servant Heart – “For, brethren, ye have been called unto liberty; only use not liberty for an occasion to the flesh, but by love serve one another.” Galatians 5:13

Strength – “Be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on the full armor of God so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes.” Ephesians 6:10-11

Submission – “Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.” James 4:7

Thankfulness – “And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.” Colossians 3:17

Trust – “Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight.” Proverbs 3:5-6

Value – “For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.” Ephesians 2:9

Wisdom – “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom…” Proverbs 9:10

Wise Instruction – “All your sons will be taught by the Lord, and great will be your children’s peace.” Isaiah 54:13


Do this….regularly and see what God has for you…and your children…just around the corner.