Posts from April 2015

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Rise Higher

by Diane

”…Come up here, and I will show you what must take place after this.” [Rev. 4:1b] Moving from where we are to where God wants us to be requires us to move to higher ground.  John, prior to hearing these words, had said that he had seen a door standing open.  Jesus is the door […]

What’s the Purpose?

by Diane

”We’re squinting in a fog, peering through a mist… But it won’t be long before the weather clears and the sun shines bright …” (Corinthians 13:12a) The Message I’ve heard not a few of those who are moving forward in God say – ‘we’re moving as if in a ‘fog’.  Like Abraham not really knowing […]

Ministry of Tears

by Diane

“Those who sow in tears Shall reap in joy” (Psalm 126:5) Tears often accompany spiritual breakthroughs; they are part of the sowing and reaping, the releasing and receiving of spiritual benefits.   The brokenness of blessing is a life-giving source when accompanied by tears.  Charles Spurgeon defined this ‘ministry of tears’ as ‘liquid prayers’.   The shortest […]