Believe the Promises

“In an outburst of anger I hid My face from you for a moment, But with everlasting lovingkindness I will have compassion on you,” Says the Lord your Redeemer. “For this is like the days of Noah to Me, When I swore that the waters of Noah Would not flood the earth again; So I have sworn that I will not be angry with you Nor will I rebuke you. “For the mountains may be removed and the hills may shake, But My lovingkindness will not be removed from you, And My covenant of peace will not be shaken,” Says the Lord who has compassion on you. “All your sons will be taught of the Lord ; And the well-being of your sons will be great. “In righteousness you will be established; You will be far from oppression, for you will not fear; And from terror, for it will not come near you.

Isaiah 54:8‭-‬10‭, ‬13‭-‬14 NASB

Sometimes you read something and you just need to make sure it’s seen in BOLD writing. 

So many today are filled with fear and doubt and yet they praise Jesus. If only they would BELIEVE what He has promised. 

And blessed is she who believed that there would be a fulfillment of what had been spoken to her by the Lord.”

Luke 1:45 NASB

If you’re reading this and you have fear and worry please spend time in prayer today. Read Isaiah 54 in its entirety. Believe the words that are spoken to you. Trust you found this blog specifically so you would hear what He HAS promised. 

God loves you. He desires for you to believe HIM. 

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Noble minded 

Wishful Thinking by MercyMe. https://shz.am/t109838504

Have you ever been taught something that went against what you once believed?

The brethren immediately sent Paul and Silas away by night to Berea, and when they arrived, they went into the synagogue of the Jews. Now these were more noble-minded than those in Thessalonica, for they received the word with great eagerness, examining the Scriptures daily to see whether these things were so. Therefore many of them believed, along with a number of prominent Greek women and men.

Acts 17:10‭-‬12 NASB



Oh how I long for us to be considered noble-minded. I remember several years ago I had learned something new. Something that challenged everything that I thought was true. Something that honestly kept me somewhat sane during what seemed like an endless amount of pain and suffering.
When I was told this truth I immediately wanted to reject it. But everything I had known to be true was shown to me through the scriptures as was this new teaching. So I didn’t reject it, as my flesh desired me to. I went home and eagerly searched the texts and began to see what was spoken was indeed truth. 

As I believed I could literally feel layer upon layer of lies being washed away. I was being washed by the Word. Ever since that day I have lost my double mindedness and my helmet of salvation has been secure. My mind is guarded and kept in perfect peace just as Jesus promises it will be in Philippians 4:7.
One day I hope to be led to share this truth but it must be God who leads me and not myself.
The point of this sharing is I could’ve rejected what was being shown to me. What went against ‘common teachings’. But I like the Beareans eagerly searched the scriptures to test what was said to see if it was TRUE.
When I listen to the song listed my heart rejoices because of this exact verse.

Never again will ever be bound to my flesh. All because I chose to believe what was written verses what many have taught. 

Remember who you are….

Jesus is God, do you believe this?

Exodus 14:13-14 NASB

But Moses said to the people, “Do not fear! Stand by and see the salvation of the Lord which He will accomplish for you today; for the Egyptians whom you have seen today, you will never see them again forever. The Lord will fight for you while you keep silent.”

Acts 4:12 NASB

And there is salvation in no one else; for there is no other name under heaven that has been given among men by which we must be saved.”

Hebrews 13:8 NASB

Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.

Hebrews 1:3 NASB

And He is the radiance of His glory and the exact representation of His nature, and upholds all things by the word of His power. When He had made purification of sins, He sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high,

Jesus is the True God. He has explained the Father and Lord in the OT. Those before him did not. Only in Jesus is the Father truly revealed. Do you believe this? Because many of you do not. If Jesus didn’t do it, neither did the Father.

When we truly get this, everything we ever knew changes and we begin to truly see God’s beauty. His true Lovingkindness and compassion. We no longer accuse Him of being a murderer and attribute those acts to the one who has been a murderer from the beginning. God IS Love and there is no LOVE in murder.

Satan’s sole desire has always been to be worshipped as God. Today he is. We call God a murderer not acknowledging that the God we are talking about is actually Satan. This is why Jesus came to destroy the works of the devil.

Many ask when they hear this truth “Why would Satan kill all his people in the flood?” The answer is simple to cause the greatest deception of all time, by calling God a murderer. Which is what happens when we say God destroyed man kind, and refuse to see Jesus as the Truth and believe HIM when He said Satan has been a murderer from the beginning, that NO ONE has seen the Father but Him and that He only does what the Father does. Jesus is God, He displayed the EXACT Nature of GOD. EXACT is EXACT. Everyone before Him was a thief and a robber. Trust Jesus He is the Word of God. The scriptures are just that scriptures, Jesus is the Word. Jesus IS God.

1 John 5:19-20 NASB

We know that we are of God, and that the whole world lies in the power of the evil one. And we know that the Son of God has come, and has given us understanding so that we may know Him who is true; and we are in Him who is true, in His Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God and eternal life.

Jesus is not a killer

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Romans 6:3 NASB

Or do you not know that all of us who have been baptized into Christ Jesus have been baptized into His death?

Acts 10:48 NASB

And he ordered them to be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ. Then they asked him to stay on for a few days.

Matthew 28:19 NASB

Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit,

Revelation 22:13 NASB

I am the Alpha and the Omega, the first and the last, the beginning and the end.”

JESUS IS THE ONLY TRUE GOD.

Isaiah 9:6 NASB

For a child will be born to us, a son will be given to us; And the government will rest on His shoulders; And His name will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Eternal Father, Prince of Peace.

AND IF THE ONLY TRUE GOD, AND JESUS IS NOT A KILLER, THEN THE BELIEF THAT GOD KILLS IS ABSURD. THIS SHATTERS WHAT YOU’VE BEEN TAUGHT. WHAT YOU ARE BEING TAUGHT.
Jesus said in John 10:10 NASB

The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I came that they may have life, and have it abundantly.

Hebrews 13:8 NASB

Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.

What do you believe? Who do you believe? Man or God?

Test yourselves

Jeremiah 17:10 NASB

“I, the Lord , search the heart, I test the mind, Even to give to each man according to his ways, According to the results of his deeds.

1 Corinthians 2:16 NASB

For who has known the mind of the Lord , that he will instruct Him ? But we have the mind of Christ.

2 Corinthians 13:5 NASB

Test yourselves to see if you are in the faith; examine yourselves! Or do you not recognize this about yourselves, that Jesus Christ is in you-unless indeed you fail the test?

We have the mind of Christ. We are to test ourselves with this Mind and our hearts. If you are unable to rightly judge yourself than get in the scriptures and let Christ sanctify you by His truth and let His Spirit make you new. Christ cannot be One with a sinner. So the first and most vital step in our salvation is to be free from sin. Believe in Him who He has sent and Trust that you are capable of being free from sin TODAY. Jesus did finish the work at the cross, His resurrection proves this. He is calling YOU to resist the devil and the accusations he places on you by well meaning friends and teachers that you will never be free from sin until you die. Guess what friends, that happened at the cross. Read Romans 6. He who HAD died is freed from sin. Do you think that was written for the people in the grave? Do you think they get a chance to read it after they’ve physically have died? NO it is for YOU, TODAY!!! The time is coming when these truth will no longer be there for you, Jesus will remove Himself from those who have rejected His gift and the God of this world will then take his place in you. I urge you friends receive this peace I offer you through believing in your freedom from sin and have life in Jesus Christ.

Do you believe Jesus?

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1 John 1:8-10 NASB

If we say that we have no sin, we are deceiving ourselves and the truth is not in us. If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. If we say that we have not sinned, we make Him a liar and His word is not in us.

It amazes me when people oppose the message of their freedom from sin. This text is ALWAYS brought up. Yet they don’t even understand what they are reading. And they also stop reading 1 John and reject the rest. Would you read the first chapter of a book and write a conclusion on it from that first chapter? NO! You would continue reading and draw your conclusion from the ENTIRE book. So why do believers in Jesus stop at the first chapter?????

We ALL have sinned, in Adam. Yet we are ALL justified to life in Jesus. I HAVE sinned in my flesh, the part of me that was born of Adam. I have confessed this to be true, and have been baptized into the death of Jesus Christ, agreeing that my carnal man, that which Adam cursed to sin, HAS been crucified WITH Christ. And that I NOW live by the Spirit of God. I am now living as Spirit and not flesh therefore I am free from the flesh which is hostile towards God. (Romans 6 discusses the true baptism) so I now am able to proceed past 1 John 1 and claim the remaining chapters. I believe every word that proceeds out of God’s mouth, therefore I am free and not a slave to sin. This is available for ALL men through Jesus Christ. Do you believe this?

the one who practices sin is of the devil

Matthew 7:15, 21-23 NASB

“Beware of the false prophets, who come to you in sheep’s clothing, but inwardly are ravenous wolves.  “Not everyone who says to Me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but he who does the will of My Father who is in heaven will enter.  Many will say to Me on that day, ‘Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy in Your name, and in Your name cast out demons, and in Your name perform many miracles?’  And then I will declare to them, ‘I never knew you; depart from Me , you who practice lawlessness .’

1 John 3:4 NASB

Everyone who practices sin also practices lawlessness; and sin is lawlessness.

SIN is LAWLESSNESS!

SO I ask (again) are you SURE you want to hold onto the claim that even though you believe in Jesus as your savior, you’re STILL a sinner unable to be free from sin until your body of flesh leaves this earth?

1 John 3:5-10 NASB

You know that He appeared in order to take away sins; and in Him there is no sin. No one who abides in Him sins; no one who sins has seen Him or knows Him. Little children, make sure no one deceives you; the one who practices righteousness is righteous, just as He is righteous; the one who practices sin is of the devil; for the devil has sinned from the beginning. The Son of God appeared for this purpose, to destroy the works of the devil. No one who is born of God practices sin, because His seed abides in him; and he cannot sin, because he is born of God. By this the children of God and the children of the devil are obvious: anyone who does not practice righteousness is not of God, nor the one who does not love his brother.

Who do you really believe?

Romans 8:5-8 NASB

For those who are according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who are according to the Spirit, the things of the Spirit. For the mind set on the flesh is death, but the mind set on the Spirit is life and peace, because the mind set on the flesh is hostile toward God; for it does not subject itself to the law of God, for it is not even able to do so,  and those who are in the flesh cannot please God.

Do you believe this? Because what I constantly see being taught and encouraged is a way for us to FEEL better in the flesh. I’m truly so sick of seeing these teachings that only make you feel better. Enough already! Stop feeding the flesh and release these people that follow YOU from their flesh. Teach them about freedom from sin, teach them about their DEATH that has already took place IN Christ. Teach Them the TRUTH that they (and possibly you) have been believing a lie, and the liar. You haven’t been walking by faith that your flesh is dead. You believe you and everyone else is powerless to defeat sin. And by this belief you yourself are feeding others poisoned food. Jesus Christ released us from the death that is associated with this tent we call a body. He has nailed every single sin EVER to the cross and calls us into HIMSELF. Holiness, perfection, blamelessness. I beg you to let go of this life and every thing you think is good…..believe in the TRUE Gospel of Jesus Christ our Lord and use your gift to free these people who follow YOU. But it’ll only happen if you actually admit you don’t believe and ask for help for YOUR unbelief. May their eyes be open Father God.

Prayer for broken hearts

Heavenly Father,

I am praying for the women out there today that have brokeness in their hearts. Lord they’re doing everything they’ve been told to do, they go to church, they tithe, they read devotionals, they pray, and yet they’re still unable to be free from this pain inside of them. Father they need you. The traditions of men have let them down. Lord Jesus they need YOU to be their guide, they need you to show them where you are. Speak to those who you have chosen Lord Jesus, wake them up from the slumber they have fallen into. Guide those whose hearts are pure and truly desire YOU. You heal the brokenhearted; today Father, will you awaken all those who read this prayer? Will you guide them to your scriptures and give them eyes to see YOU clearly. Thank you Daddy for knowing me and showing me the Way Home! I love you and I praise you!

Jesus is the cure

Do you have those days when you wake before your body says you’re ready? The dogs are going non stop, and the devil is right there just waiting to ruin the rest of your day? This morning as I cleaned up puppy pee for the 5th time within an hour I grumbled not so nice thoughts about this 8 week old puppy. Turned on my phone clicked on Facebook and read “Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation” then I read a post about addiction and how an addict struggles every day for the rest of their life. Talk about a sweet reminder from my Daddy about who I am and where I’ve come from.

I left a comment on the post and in not so many words said Jesus is the cure from addiction.

Do you believe that? That Jesus is the cure? That our grumbling can be cured? Scripture says to do everything without complaining, and I know that if there is a command to do something, I CAN do it with Christ. So He is the cure. But how is this even possible? Well when I took out my bible a card from my precious Kayla fell out and it has Philippians 4:8 on it “ Whatever is true, noble, right, pure, lovely, admirable-if anything is excellent or praiseworthy-think about such things.”

Our thoughts will manifest. We have to submit every thought to Christ. If it does NOT line up with Jesus Christ than WE must cast it down. That’s right folks, WE MUST CAST IT DOWN. God will give us the weapon of His word to do so but it must first begin with us desiring to cast it down.

Many times we get caught up in the “whining” that we just wallow in it. I know you know what I’m talking about. Man is that pit so easy to fall into….because it’s a hidden pit isn’t it? One that hides within our minds. One that no one else can even see to help guide us out. This is why it is SO vital that we have the word hidden within our hearts so that we won’t sin against the Lord.

Many people today are so addicted to sermons and devotionals that they don’t know the Word for themselves. They are unprepared for the war that they are in. They are always seeking for someone else to explain it to them. Friends, this has got to stop. YOU need to be the WISE virgin in the parable of the 10 virgins (see Matthew 25:1-13). We are told that NO temptation is too great for us, that God has prepared a way out. Then why do so many of us fall into temptation? Because we do not KNOW HIS WORD. We know mans words. Man interpretation of HIS Word. (ps. JESUS IS THE WORD…many of you do not know JESUS)

My challenge to you is still the same as it was before. FAST from ALL other teachings and stick to the Word and the Spirit to teach you. Stop leaning on the teachings of another….whether you realize this or not….you are addicted to the mixed wine being poured out. Seek truth. You have the mind of Christ if you are a new creation, believe Him and know He will give you all wisdom.

~sometimes I just gotta write~