Deeper, deeper – wider and wider,
And then higher and higher I would have you come;
With a firm foundation and then expansion;
And then to soar higher with me.
Hold onto me your rock more firmly;
Stand on me, your Word, more strongly.
You are being prepared my people –
You will be well equipped Continue reading Deeper, deeper – wider and wider
Lift up your eyes my daughter, my son.
Lift up your eyes and sing!
It’s not the time to dwell
On unimportant things.
It is the time to worship and praise
And it is the time to account for your days;
And you will be held to account my people. Continue reading Lift up your eyes my daughter, my son.
The faith that I have planted in you
Is being tested and tried.
It is the substance of things hoped for –
This cannot be denied.
Your faith is being challenged
By the enemy of your souls.
I am allowing this,
That you might be strengthened in me – Continue reading The faith that I have planted in you
Look to me – Yes, only to me!
The decisions you make are crucial.
Deception is all around you.
I am your rock – your firm foundation.
Seek my wisdom and counsel.
Do not lean on your own understanding.
Lean back on me. Continue reading Look to me – Yes, only to me!
Enter into my rest my people
There is a peace and rest that you can know
Despite the unrest in the world all around you.
My rest and peace is for you to know.
Be not as those people of long ago
Who could not enter into my rest Continue reading Enter into my rest my people
Take hold of all that I give you with a thankful heart;
In particular, do not put the gifts I have given
On a shelf.
Know that you are to use these gifts –
And to use them well.
Be sensitive to my Holy Spirit.
He will teach and train – and lead and guide you Continue reading Take hold of all that I give you with a thankful heart
Catch the fire! –
The fire of my Holy Spirit.
Catch the fire my people! –
It is more to be caught than to be taught.
It is a ball of fire –
A fire-ball to be caught.
Be on fire for me my people. Continue reading Catch the fire!