Isa 19:23 In that day there will be a highway from Egypt to Assyria, and the Assyrian will come into Egypt and the Egyptian into Assyria, and the Egyptians will serve with the Assyrians. In that day Israel will be one of three with Egypt and Assyria-a blessing in the midst of the land, whom the LORD of hosts shall bless, saying, "Blessed is Egypt My people, and Assyria the work of My hands, and Israel My inheritance" (NKJV).
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Power of the Spoken Word
Words have Power to Demolish Strongholds or to
Uphold the Kingdom of
Accursed Fig Tree”
by James Tissot, French, 1886-1994)
spirit of prophecy is the very testimony of our Lord and Savior,
Jesus (Rev 19:10). The Holy Spirit is continually instructing us. We
live by his Words.
the Sovereign LORD does nothing without revealing his plan to
his servants the prophets.
lion has roared— who will not fear? The Sovereign LORD has
spoken— who can but prophesy?
wants us to be sure of what
we know and of what we speak.
gives his Word to the body to remove doubt and double-mindedness. He
energizes and propels the believers to move. He confirms our faith
and knowledge of the kingdom on earth and how we are to advance that
kingdom. Jesus warns us of the importance of every word.
I tell you that everyone will have to give account on the day of
judgment for every empty word they have spoken. For by your words you
will be acquitted, and by your words you will be condemned”
(Matthew 12:36-37 NIV).
words we pray have divine power
to demolish or uphold.
though we live in the world, we do not wage war as the world does. 4
The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world. On the
contrary, they have divine power to demolish strongholds. 5 We
demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against
the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it
obedient to Christ” (2 Cor 10:3-5 NIV).
the Bride of Christ understands the authority of the confirmed,
spoken word of faith, she will advance the Kingdom of God mightily on
the earth. Jesus modeled this authority that he knew we should move
afternoon, Jesus cursed a fig tree because it bore no fruit. The next
morning, Peter noticed the tree had withered and pointed this out to
Jesus said to them,
faith in God.
I say to
say to this mountain, 'You
must immediately be removedand you
must immediately be cast
into the sea,’ and would
not doubt in his
heart but would
believe that what he
of this I say to you, you must continually pray for everything, then
for whatever you are asking, believe that you have taken it, and it
will be there for you”(Mark
Power New Testament).
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Accursed Fig Tree” may confuse some. Jesus is showing us, “You
must have faith in God.” When
we speak in faith or prayer, “Believe
that you have taken it, and it will be there for you.” We are
responsible to speak in faith. God is responsible for what happens.
So, God just replaced
my toe's cut
tendon, and skin
over night! Yes,