bless the jews
holy nations

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5713 May 14, 2013
No one can help other people into a life in God who is not separated from this world. So the very instrument, Moses himself, has to come onto holy ground, consecrated ground, separated ground, with what? Fire! Fire between this world and that. Between God and the evil one there is a fire which never dies. A fire which draws the line of distinction between what is holy and what is not holy.
To Egypt he goes with his commission and we know the story, he's there in a kingdom, in a world which is repudiated and got to be brought out but it is by virtue of precious blood, the blood of the Lamb, the blood of the Passover; by the mighty efficacious blood of a Lamb without spot or blemish. Separated... by precious, holy, blood. This is Peter speaking again, "Ye were not redeemed with corruptible things of silver and gold but with precious blood, as of a Lamb without spot and blemish". And then, you would think that that had effected it.
Forty years there in the wilderness and what is the one thing that comes out so clearly during those forty years? That, although they are out of Egypt, Egypt is not out of them. For though they are geographically separated, spiritually their hearts are still back in Egypt, they're talking about Egypt, hankering for Egypt after all. And so we come to Jordan, the mighty overflowing Jordan, lying between them and that life as a nation which is to satisfy God, fulfill a holy vocation. And the Jordan flows deep and strong between. Their heart's in Egypt and at last their heart's out of Egypt. You see the principle is working all the time. God is carrying this thing very deep.
And you pass on to later history in that nation when they go into captivity and exile, and a remnant comes back. You remember that crisis in the book of Ezra when they've come back and the house is being restored, beautified; a crisis arose. It was over one thing: the people had married foreign wives and the whole thing was spoiled, came under arrest. It was as though God said, We are not going on with this. And you read again what Ezra did over that, brought everything up short on this question of mixed marriages. All again a figure of the spiritual mixture which God will not have. Unholiness... the mark and line of distinctiveness between what is of God and what is not of God, drawn fast and hard.
Well, what are we going to say to all this? That's a very brief, imperfect survey, but dear friends, do you see that the very beginning of the Christian life, the very beginning of the Christian life, rests upon this one historic law of God right through the ages which He cannot overlook. The beginning of the Christian life is called being born anew, or more correctly, born from above. What does it mean? It means all that Isaac's birth and resurrection meant in figure; it means this, that by our very new birth we are translated out of the authority of darkness into the kingdom of the Son of God's love. By our very new birth, our conversion - call it what you will - the very beginning of the Christian life is an absolute separation of two kingdoms; a transference from one into another. One is an unholy realm into which we are born and to which we belong by nature. The other is a holy realm, "You are a holy nation", a nation separated from this world unto God. New birth means that, oh, that that was made clear to all right there at the beginning how utter this thing is.
The Lord Jesus left people in no doubt about this; a cleavage utter and absolute. He would take risks with people, you would say probably: oh, why put them off, why run the risk of offending them, why discourage them saying "Accept, accept, accept" all the time? Ah, He was taking all the risks necessary about this because the reality, the awful reality of this: you CANNOT, you cannot inherit the kingdom of heaven while you cling to this kingdom inimical to God, in any way.
holy nations

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5714 May 14, 2013
The two things cannot go together. One is unholy. The other is holy. And by new birth we cross a line which is a very broad line, as broad as the Red Sea and as the Jordan, as broad as the cross of the Lord Jesus. New birth... it's a life of holiness that we have taken up or entered into; a life of holiness, separation unto God. Complete separation unto God. It's to be a walk in holiness. How much the New Testament has to say about this, a walk in holiness that is separate unto God in heart, in spirit, in life, from this world. And if we knew it, a very large degree of our education, our spiritual education and our discipline in the Christian life under the hand of the HOLY Spirit, has to do with those things in us which are mixed up, are mixed up; we're trying to make the best of two worlds. We are trying to keep together, in compromise, things which before God do not belong and are going to spell disaster for us, mark you, disaster for us as truly as ever it spelt disaster for Israel: going to lose the kingdom. It's a tremendous thing.
The Lord calls for distinctiveness of life and testimony, real distinctiveness of life and testimony. Is our life, dear friends, is your life and my life in this world in our connections and associations and so on, quite distinct, no mistaking to what realm we belong, to Whom we belong? No mistaking it? Or are we mixed in, compromising, keeping on good terms with this world and its people under the devil's hand; if so, we stand to lose terribly. We do.
holy nations

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5715 May 14, 2013
What sort of a testimony have you got where you work in your business and its associations? What sort of a testimony have we got in the church? Are we really registering and making our mark in the church, do we count in the church or are we passengers? Is there something quite distinctive about our lives that says that man, that woman, that young man, that young woman is utter for God, there's no doubt about it, you see it all the time, they are utter for God; they are not playing at things, there's no compromise with them. Now this sounds hard, but it's necessary.
Do you see what's involved? Dear friends, the secret of power is holiness! It is. The secret of power is holiness. If our lives are powerless it may be due to this lack somewhere, somehow, of this utterness for God, this separation unto God, of some kind of compromise somehow, somewhere, with the prince of this world who's robbing us of our spiritual power and vitality on his own ground. The secret of power is holiness; whatever you forget, remember that!
The secret of a testimony that counts is a holy life. It is not our teaching, our truth, our practice, religious ordinances and so on, our forms; it is nothing of that. In the first place our real testimony is the testimony of a holy life. It counts far more than all our words, it really does. And remember, this being true, this is the secret of divine support. The Lord will commit Himself to His own ground: holiness. The Lord will stand by those who stand for Him in His nature. The Lord will look after such. And whatever we may have in this life, in this world, we may have a lot but mark you, if we haven't got the Lord with us at last, it's no gain. It's no gain, it's a terrible loss. Israel had the ordinances and the oracles and the tradition and all that; a mighty lot that they had, but at last they lost the kingdom. They lost the kingdom; it was no gain was it?
Well now, what are we concerned about? What are you concerned about, what am I concerned about? I can focus it all down to this one thing: I'm concerned about the Lord being with us and the Lord committing Himself to us and I'm concerned about a testimony in power, a life that counts for God, leaving a mark for God, being remembered for what was of God. This is the only justification of our having come this way at all. And as I see it, all that depends upon this utter separation unto God, gathered into this word: holiness. "Ye are a holy nation". May we answer to the description and to us will be the preciousness.

selah....
selah...
holy nations

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5717 May 14, 2013
Dear friends, the secret of power is holiness! It is. The secret of power is holiness. If our lives are powerless it may be due to this lack somewhere, somehow, of this utterness for God, this separation unto God, of some kind of compromise somehow, somewhere, with the prince of this world who's robbing us of our spiritual power and vitality on his own ground. The secret of power is holiness; whatever you forget, remember that!
holy nations

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5718 May 14, 2013
The secret of a testimony that counts is a holy life. It is not our teaching, our truth, our practice, religious ordinances and so on, our forms; it is nothing of that. In the first place our real testimony is the testimony of a holy life. It counts far more than all our words, it really does. And remember, this being true, this is the secret of divine support. The Lord will commit Himself to His own ground: holiness. The Lord will stand by those who stand for Him in His nature. The Lord will look after such.
holy nations

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5719 May 14, 2013
In the first place our real testimony is the testimony of a holy life. It counts far more than all our words, it really does. And remember, this being true, this is the secret of divine support. The Lord will commit Himself to His own ground: holiness.
holy nations

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5720 May 14, 2013
""""Comple te separation unto God. It's to be a walk in holiness. How much the New Testament has to say about this, a walk in holiness that is separate unto God in heart, in spirit, in life, from this world."""
made ready bride

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5722 May 18, 2013
The Bride Made Ready - part 1


Revelations 19:7-9

7 Let us rejoice and be glad and give the glory to Him, for the marriage of the Lamb has come and His bride has made herself ready.” 8 It was given to her to clothe herself in fine linen, bright and clean; for the fine linen is the righteous acts of the saints.

9 Then he *said to me,“Write,‘Blessed are those who are invited to the marriage supper of the Lamb.’” And he *said to me,“These are true words of God.”



It is quite a lovely thought to contemplate “The Bride Made Ready.” We can read the promise of it in this Revelation 19 passage, and I would encourage all to again do so, for this is where we spend some time in this article.

We read the injunction in verse 7 to rejoice and be glad as well as give glory to God, for the marriage of the Lamb has come and His Bride has made herself ready. When we read the entire chapter, we find that this injunction is made to God’s bondservants who fear Him, the small and great (verse 5).

Verse 8 tells us that the Bride was clothed in fine linen, bright and clean, for the fine linen is the righteous acts of the saints. This fresh clothing is necessary because the Bride has been being tested and purified through great trial and battle. Yet now the great battle has ceased and God has avenged the blood of His bond-servants by His judgments upon the great harlot who was corrupting the earth with her immorality (verse 2). Yet the final end to the Bride’s great hour of testing and purification is in the return of the Lamb of God who is the King of kings and Lord of lords.

Revelations 19:11-16
11 And I saw heaven opened, and behold, a white horse, and He who sat on it is called Faithful and True, and inrighteousness He judges and wages war. 12 His eyes are a flame of fire, and on His head are many diadems; and He has a name written on Him which no one knows except Himself. 13 He is clothed with a robe dipped in blood, and His name is called The Word of God. 14 And the armies which are in heaven, clothed in fine linen, white and clean, were following Him on white horses. 15 From His mouth comes a sharp sword, so that with it He may strike down the nations, and He will rule them with a rod of iron; and He treads the wine press of the fierce wrath of God, the Almighty.16 And on His robe and on His thigh He has a name written,“KING OF KINGS, AND LORD OF LORDS.”
made ready bride

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5723 May 18, 2013
This is a brief overview, but now let us look deeper into these matters. It is a noteworthy consideration to understand the direct correlation between the Bride made ready—or the Bride making herself ready—in the context of great conflict. There is a great and, I believe, final conflict in front of us that is absolutely needed for the Bride to be refined and readied for her eternal role and ministry of being a Royal Priesthood carrying forth the Glory, Presence, Life, and Voice of the Lamb. It truly is a Malachi 3 and 4 type time where the Lord is among us as a refiner’s fire and fuller’s soap.

However, He is using Babylon, an economic, governmental, and religious world system, to finalize the Bride’s readiness. This is not only true of what is coming but is equally true throughout our spiritual journey with and in Him. Great Commissional intent includes tremendous preparational battle. This may go against our theologies, but so be it. The Eternal Purpose of the Lamb was to prepare His Bride to reign with Him through unparalleled testing and battle.

There simply cannot be an immature, unprepared entity ruling and reigning with the Lamb on His throne. This great eternal purpose demands that the Bride be prepared through conflict, but her reward is much greater than her brief conflict.

We need to understand that the playground of Satan is attached to the school of Christ on this planet. Yes, God is using Satan by allowing him to do his worst but all the while giving God the right opportunity to make His eternal Bride ready.

If we see this clearly, we will no longer question or doubt His loving kindness as well as His Kingly intentions, instead we will glorify Him for the opportunity to suffer knowing that we shall reign with Him and be His eternal chosen vessel for bringing internal spiritual transformation to all the universes of His creation!
made ready bride

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5724 May 18, 2013
Romans 8:16-25
16 The Spirit Himself testifies with our spirit that we are children of God, 17 and if children, heirs also, heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with Him so that we may also be glorified with Him. 18 For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory that is to be revealed to us. 19 For the anxious longing of the creation waits eagerly for the revealing of the sons of God. 20 For the creation was subjected to futility, not willingly, but because of Him who subjected it, in hope 21 that the creation itself also will be set free from its slavery to corruption into the freedom of the glory of the children of God. 22 For we know that the whole creation groans and suffers the pains of childbirth together until now. 23 And not only this, but also we ourselves, having the first fruits of the Spirit, even we ourselves groan within ourselves, waiting eagerly for ouradoption as sons, the redemption of our body. 24 For in hope we have been saved, but hope that is seen is not hope; for who hopes for what he already sees? 25 But if we hope for what we do not see, with perseverance we wait eagerly for it.
Ephesians 3:9-12
9 and to bring to light what is the administration of the mystery which for ages has been hidden in God who created all things; 10 so that the manifold wisdom of God might now be made known through the church to the rulers and the authorities in the heavenly places. 11 This was in accordance with the eternal purpose which He carried out in Christ Jesus our Lord, 12 in whom we have boldness and confident access through faith in Him.
Ephesians 1:18-2:7
18 I pray that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened, so that you will know what is the hope of His calling, what are the riches of the glory of His inheritance in the saints, 19 and what is the surpassing greatness of His power toward us who believe.
These are in accordance with the working of the strength of His might 20 which He brought about in Christ, when He raised Him from the dead and seated Him at His right hand in the heavenly places, 21 far above all rule and authority and power and dominion, and every name that is named, not only in this age but also in the one to come. 22 And He put all things in subjection under His feet, and gave Him as head over all things to the church,23 which is His body, the fullness of Him who fills all in all.

2 1 And you were dead in your trespasses and sins, 2 in which you formerly walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, of the spirit that is now working in the sons of disobedience. 3 Among them we too all formerly lived in the lusts of our flesh, indulging the desires of the flesh and of the mind, and were by nature children of wrath, even as the rest. 4 But God, being rich in mercy, because of His great love with which He loved us, 5 even when we were dead in our transgressions, made us alive together with Christ (by grace you have been saved), 6 and raised us up with Him, and seated us with Him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus, 7 so that in the ages to come He might show the surpassing riches of His grace in kindness toward us in Christ Jesus.
made ready bride

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5725 May 18, 2013
Let’s finish this article with a final thought from Revelation 19. There is direct correlation between the Bride making herself ready and the return of Christ. This is profoundly clear in Revelation 19 and I believe this is Peter’s reference in 2 Peter 3:12. The hastening of the day of God can only mean the Bride has made herself ready for the Bridegroom. Let’s repeat this truth: the Bride has made herself ready for the Bridegroom. Our willingness to allow the Bridegroom to make Himself our supreme inheritance, our first and foremost love and desire, by the purifying of hearts, and hunger, and emancipating us from idols and distractions is in view here. May we submit to our husband, our Bridegroom, our one and only King, the Lamb of God. Amen.
watch

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5729 May 18, 2013
Dark, massive asteroid to fly by Earth on May 31





Asteroid 1998 QE2

The orbit of asteroid 1998 QE2.(NASA / JPL / Caltech)



May 17, 2013, 7:00 a.m.

It's 1.7 miles long. Its surface is covered in a sticky black substance similar to the gunk at the bottom of a barbecue. If it impacted Earth it would probably result in global extinction. Good thing it is just making a flyby.

Asteroid 1998 QE2 will make its closest pass to Earth on May 31 at 1:59 p.m. PDT.

Scientists are not sure where this unusually large space rock, which was discovered 15 years ago, originated from. But the mysterious sooty substance on its surface could indicate it may be the result of a comet that flew too close to the sun, said Amy Mainzer, who tracks near-Earth objects at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in La Cañada Flintridge. It might also have leaked out of the asteroid belt between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter, she said.

PHOTOS: Stunning views of the sun

We will know more after the asteroid zips closer to Earth and scientists using the Deep Space Network antenna in Goldstone, Calif., and the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico can get a better look at it. Astronomers at both observatories plan to track it closely from May 30 to June 9, according to a JPL release.

At its closest approach the asteroid will still be 3.6 million miles from our planet (about 15 times the distance between the Earth and the moon), but it will be close enough for these powerful radar antennas to see features as small as 12 feet across.

"With radar we can transform an object from a point of light into a small world with its own characteristics," Lance Benner, JPL's principal investigator for Goldstone radar observations, said in a statement.

There is no chance that asteroid 1998 QE2 could collide with Earth this go-around, and its next close approach won't be until 2119.

Still, Mainzer said the size of the asteroid, and its potential for mass destruction, should remind us that there are some scary things flying around in space.

PHOTOS: Meteor rocks Russians

"This is a really big asteroid, similar in size to the one that killed off the dinosaurs, and it's getting very close to us," she said. "Fortunately we've been tracking its orbit very carefully so we know with great certainty it won't hit us.

"We don't need to panic, but we do need to pay attention," she said.
watch

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5730 May 18, 2013
"Comple te separation unto God. It's to be a walk in holiness. How much the New Testament has to say about this, a walk in holiness that is separate unto God in heart, in spirit, in life, from this world."
praise day n night

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5731 May 19, 2013
If the 24 Elders praise day and night in their worship around the THRONE, saying, "Holy, Holy, Holy, is the Lamb of God Who was, and Who is, and Who IS TO COME," how much more do we need to enter that type of worship.
holyspirit come

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5732 May 19, 2013
HEAR: The Spirit of the Lord came upon Gideon, and the people gathered unto him because they knew God was with him; but Gideon wanted to be sure he was hearing God clearly and correctly so twice he put out a fleece and both times God hearkened unto Gideon's word to let him know he was indeed in His will. When the Spirit of the Lord came upon Gideon, he blew the trumpet! We know, through similitudes, the trumpet represents God's PROPHETIC VOICE.
Jason Upton

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5733 May 19, 2013
Jason Upton

Jason Upton is a poet with thunder in his voice, a musician with fire in his soul, and a worshipper with truth on his lips! Jason is an amazing fresh voice to the Body of Christ and to the world. He sings to the Father with an overwhelming sense of adoration. For those in the Church, with ears to hear, he ignites a passion for the secret place of the most high God. His gift will be misunderstood by some, celebrated by others; it will undoubtedly anger Hell and delight Heaven. Jason approaches God's throne with power, humility, and sincerity...and he is intent on taking everyone in worshipping range along with him!
Larry Randolph

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5734 May 19, 2013
Larry Randolph

Larry's strong prophetic gift combined with a practical and humorous style of teaching has given many people a fresh perspective of their destiny. Larry's diverse life experiences allow him to relate on almost anyone's level, and his strong teaching anointing enables him to make complex spiritual truths understandable. Recognizing this as a new day in the Church, Larry has a heart to father the emerging generation and challenge them to a deeper life of intimacy in Christ. Larry has been deeply involved in various renewal outpourings since the 1960s, and is the author of the widely acclaimed book, User Friendly Prophecy.
Bobby Conner

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5735 May 19, 2013
Bobby Conner

This "Gentle Giant" is uniquely anointed with refreshing humor and razor-sharp prophetic accuracy which has been documented around the world. Bobby's dynamic capacity to release outstanding demonstrations of the miraculous—healings, signs and wonders—reveals the very heart of the Father toward us! Out of his deep intimacy with Jesus Christ, Bobby is super-sensitive to what the Holy Spirit is now doing throughout the world.
arise shine

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5736 May 19, 2013
.........It is always good to gather over cities and regions as a Body of Believers to intercede and even repent over the land when necessary.........

..........gather and pray over your own area, and watch how God moves on YOUR behalf!

....... "It is time for the Church of your city to arise and shine!"..........
life alive

Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

#5737 May 19, 2013
HE IS A PROPHET,HE WILL PRAY FOR YOU AND YOU SHALL LIVE

God appoints His ministers to stand at the breach for His people. Likewise, Aaron stood at the breach. Aaron took the censer (filled with incense) as Moses commanded, and ran into the midst of the congregation; the plague had already begun among the people. So he put in the incense and making atonement for the people, stood in the midst of the dead and the living (Num 16:46-47).

In the same manner, God chooses a few among the people to be His representatives, ministers and leaders over them to intercede with God on behalf of the people, to teach them about God and guide them and contend with people for God. God readily hears and accepts the prayers of those who are appointed by Him in this manner and grants their supplication. "He is a prophet, and he will pray for you and you shall live'(Gen 20:7)(NKJV). This is an important ordinance found in the scriptures, though not properly understood or realized by many people of God.

Since a few ministers who were not appointed by God have fallen from faith, some people disregard the position and value of the status of the true ministers of God and count themselves equal with them. Their general argument is that all believers are equal and there is none great or small; none should be called a pastor and need not be honored as such; anybody can do anything; anyone can conduct service, lay hands on the head and pray, baptize and administer Lord's supper. This is the pathetic state of the fallen church. A person pastoring his congregation has to be called a pastor. An apostle has to be called an apostle; a prophet has to be called a prophet; the one who teaches has to be called a teacher and the one who evangelizes has to be called an evangelist. "And He Himself gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, and some pastors and teachers" (Eph 4:11)(NKJV).

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