Monday, February 19, 2018

Unleashing the Army of God Against the Spirit of Hate


Hate is defined as "an intense or passionate dislike for someone or something."
1 John 3:15 Everyone who hates his brother is a murderer, and you know that no murderer has eternal life abiding in him.
Murder is the fruition of hate. Therefore, hate cannot heal anything... it can only cause death.
PERSONAL REPENTANCE
If we have an intense or passionate dislike for someone - we are guilty of hating that person. As Believers, we need to repent.
It is when we stop being personally guilty of hate that we can rise up with our spiritual swords against the spiritual forces of wickedness that are seeking to divide and devour our nation!
The spirit of hate is an evil spirit that is being released over this nation. This supernatural spirit influences people to passionately dislike other people. It's purpose is to cause division in our families, churches, and nations.
"Our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms." Eph 6:1
As Believers, we are not powerless. We have authority against the spiritual forces of hate. But we relinquish our authority if we ourselves are guilty of "an intense or passionate dislike for someone or something."
USING OUR AUTHORITY TO OVERCOME THE SPIRIT OF HATE
When we have repented of our own hatred, we can then use the authority that Jesus gave us to "overcome ALL of the power of the enemy." (Luke 10:19)
We must first of all put on a spirit of love. The person that you intensely dislike... is loved by your Heavenly Father. Therefore we must also love them.
If you are sure that there is no hate in your heart, then let us take the Sword of the Spirit and command the spirit of hate over our nation to be silenced in Jesus name.
STAND on the Rock of Jesus Christ and let's take this spirit DOWN!!!
UNIFIED PRAYER OF THE ARMY OF GOD:
Father forgive our nation to cooperating with the Spirit of Hate. We are sorry for the division that has been released across this nation. We use the swords you have given us and decree that this spiritual wickedness of hate would be cut off and that the rain of love and unity would be released across this nation. We plead the blood of Jesus over our nation and claim it for Him as His inheritance. Open blind eyes. Unstop deaf ears. Silence the voices that spread hate. Exalt the voices that lead us to love one another. We use the authority that the cross of Jesus bought for us
God hear the prayer of your people! Let The love that is FULL of grace and truth win in our nation! 

Let YOUR love win!
In the Name that is above ALL names! AMEN

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Why Renouncing These Five Things Will Give You More Peace



Most of us could use more peace in our lives, right?

There is a practical prayer we use in our ministry that I wanted to share with you.  When we have people pray it their peace increases, and they are able to come to a higher place of trusting God.

It’s the renunciation of the five “I wills.”

Have you ever read these in the Word of God?  They are the five “I wills” that Lucifer proclaimed when he was trying to rob God of His seat in heaven.

They are found in Isaiah 14:13-14



You said in your heart,

    I will ascend to the heavens;

I will raise my throne

    above the stars of God;

I will sit enthroned on the mount of assembly,

    on the utmost heights of Mount Zaphon.

I will ascend above the tops of the clouds;

    I will make myself like the Most High.”



Satan’s pride had reached a height at which he thought that he knew better than his Creator.  He thought he could do a better job of running heaven.  He looked at his own beauty and thought he had become God.  Then he said in his heart these five “I wills.”

When Adam and Eve took Lucifer’s fruit, they joined with him in agreement of these five “I wills.”  Eve wanted to know as much as God did.  She wanted to be like God and Lucifer convinced her that all she had to do was eat the forbidden fruit and she too could have as much knowledge as God did.  She then drew her husband into the deception as well.  In taking the fruit, they sided with God’s enemy and joined themselves to the same “I wills.”

Whenever we question our “position” God has given us, and we decide that God isn’t generous enough and we want MORE than our allotted place in life, we are guilty of the same sin as Lucifer who said, “I will ascend to the heavens.”  He wasn’t happy with the beauty and the position and the leadership of worship that his Maker had given him – in his heart he still wanted more. 

Whenever we have distrusted God and thought it was a better idea for us to sit on the throne of our lives rather than letting God sit on our throne, we are guilty of the same sin as Lucifer who said, “I will raise my throne above the stars of God.”  He wanted control.

Whenever we have questioned God’s ways and assumed that we could do a better job writing His story, we are guilty of the same thing that Lucifer said, “I will sit enthroned on the mountain assembly.”  Essentially, I will tell a better story to the people, and they will love me for it.  He wanted to be idolized by the people.

Whenever we have wished for fame or to be lifted up in front of people we are guilty of the same thing that Lucifer said,  I will ascend above the tops of the clouds.”  He wanted to be seen above God. He wanted to be exalted in front of all creation.

Whenever we have decided that we know best and do not think we need to seek the Lord’s will first, we are guilty of the same thing Lucifer said, “I will make myself like the Most High.”  He wanted to be the ruler of the world.

In all honesty, I think it is safe to say that we are guilty of at least one of these “I wills” and if you’re like me, you have been guilty of all five at some point in your life.

It is a very simple prayer of repentance and renunciation that will set us free from thinking that we know better than God…

We merely need to humble our selves and renounce all five “I wills.”  (Don’t hesitate to repeat the prayer whenever pride rears its head and you begin to think you are better than God.)
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Prayer to renounce the five “I wills.”

God forgive me for not humbling myself before You and thinking that I am better than you in any way.  I know that You are a better story writer.  I know that You have given me an awesome inheritance with Christ and I don’t need more.  I know that I do not need fame to have significance, I only need Your approval.  I know that You see all things and I can trust You to be a good ruler over the whole earth.      

1.     I renounce that I will ascend to the heavens. 

2.     I renounce that I will raise my throne above the stars of God. 

3.     I renounce that I will sit enthroned on the mount of assembly. 

4.     I renounce that I will ascend above the tops of the clouds. 

5.     I renounce that I will make myself like the Most High. 

Forgive me for sitting myself on Your throne, I invite you to sit there now and surrender my life into Your hands!  In the mighty name of Jesus, AMEN!




Thursday, February 8, 2018

A Look at Pornography from the Spiritual Warfare Side




I want to give you a peek into what happens in the spiritual realm when men AND women get addicted to pornography.  It is by opening the eyes of our hearts that we can use our spiritual senses to assess the demonic warfare and use the correct spiritual weapon to battle the enemy of our souls.

Even if you don’t personally struggle with pornography, this in-depth look at how the enemy “hooks” people will give you understanding… and probably a little compassion for their struggle.  I will also give you some spiritual warfare tools to get free yourself – or to help set others free.

The clearest way to show you the scheme of the enemy is to look at what happened to Solomon.  Solomon lost his entire kingdom because he was addicted to sex.

Lukewarm Solomon
When I was teaching my boys about the Kings of Israel, I taught them that Saul had no heart for God.  David had a whole heart for God.  And Solomon had half a heart for God.

All three of these men were flawed.  The difference between them was their fruit when they were confronted with sin.

Saul didn’t care. He had a cold heart.

David was crushed.  He had a hot heart.

And Solomon wanted to have it both ways. He had a lukewarm heart.

Solomon wanted God but he also wanted his wives.  These foreign women enticed him and he began to worship other gods…

“King Solomon, however, loved many foreign women besides Pharaoh’s daughter—Moabites, Ammonites, Edomites, Sidonians and Hittites. 2 They were from nations about which the Lord had told the Israelites, “You must not intermarry with them, because they will surely turn your hearts after their gods.” Nevertheless, Solomon held fast to them in love. 3 He had seven hundred wives of royal birth and three hundred concubines, and his wives led him astray. 4 As Solomon grew old, his wives turned his heart after other gods, and his heart was not fully devoted to the Lord his God, as the heart of David his father had been. 5 He followed Ashtoreth the goddess of the Sidonians…” I Kings 11:1-5a

Look at the first god(dess) that Solomon worships… her name is Ashtoreth.  She is the goddess of sexuality and fertility.  She is actually worshipped through sex acts.  She has other names as well – Queen of Heaven, Jezebel, Asherah, Isis – the enemy has many names but it is the same spirit.  Solomon worshiped an idol of sex and lust.  This turned his heart away from God.

It says that Solomon held fast to them in love.  This is because the devil knew exactly how to draw him away.  It is not a coincidence that the first idol the Bible mentions Solomon worshiping is Ashtoreth.

Because when we worship idols, we join ourselves to them.
Idols, Demons, and Sin Energy

All idols are actually demons.

Paul says in 1 Corinthians 10:20  …the sacrifices of pagans are offered to demons, not to God, and I do not want you to be participants with demons.”

It’s like we take an electrical cord from our minds and our souls and plug directly into the evil spirit.  Then there is an exchange of sin energy.  We get “energy” from worshiping the idol. (Solomon got an emotional high from worshiping the goddess of sex.)  And we give “energy” to the spiritual demon by submitting to it through worship.

Whatever we worship has power over us.

What Solomon did when he worshipped the goddess of sex was to hand over a piece of his mind and his soul and he was grafted in to Ashteroth.  Even though he knew he should repent and heard the call of Father God to come back… he literally could not do it.  He had a covenant with it and was now married to Ashteroth.

Now that Solomon was intertwined with a demon, there was no way that demon was going to let go.  And in all honesty, Solomon obviously liked how he felt when he worshiped that demon.

If you love pornography more than you love God, the same thing that happened to Solomon will happen to you.  If you are half hearted about walking away from your demon worship, you can never be fully delivered.

Also – if you want to be set free for selfish reasons it probably won’t stick.  If you want to get rid of pornography because of what other people might think of you or if you want to get rid of it because you might lose your job or your family then the deliverance won’t stick.

However… for men and women who DO love God more than their pornography there is good news.  If you are willing to give up the agreement you have made with pornography and sex, and if you are willing to run after the heart of God no matter the cost – the blood of Jesus has made a way for your deliverance.
Weapons of our Warfare
The key to getting free and staying free is untangling yourself from this demon by using the spiritual weapons that tear down strongholds. You cannot get free from a demon by “trying hard enough.”  Getting free means that you cut off the STRONG-hold that the demon has over you by using spiritual weapons. 

The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world. On the contrary, they have divine power to demolish strongholds. 2 Corinthians 10:4

We must use our powers of binding and loosing.  When getting from pornography and sex addiction there are two different tools we must use.  First, we must issue a certificate of divorce from the covenant with the demons.

There are a trio of three demonic powers that “travel” together.  This trio is Baal (who is the god of rebellion), The Queen of Heaven [another name for Ashtoreth] (the goddess of sex and manipulation), and Leviathan (the god of pride and truth twisting).  If you have made a covenant with one of these – you’ve made a covenant with all three.  Therefore, we must pray for a certificate of divorce from all three at the same time.  This is a form of “loosing” them from your spirit, soul, and body.

The second weapon we must use is against Lucifer himself.  He is the one who offered the forbidden fruit and by taking the forbidden fruit you also have made a covenant with him.  So a second “untangling” or “loosing” is necessary.

You can find both of those prayers below.

I can tell you that I know of men who have wholeheartedly returned to the Lord after suffering the damage of pornography in their souls who have been completely freed after praying these untangling prayers.  They can still hear the invitation of the spirit to join her… but they can easily bat down the invitation with their armor.  Before they prayed the prayer of untangling, nothing was strong enough to resist her except for extreme isolation filled with harsh rules and regulations.

But God’s true freedom should not feel like bondage.

Freedom is free.  True freedom can walk past temptation without a second look.  I pray for each of you who are struggling with pornography and addiction.  I decree and declare over every one of you that if you truly want Jesus over pornography – it can be yours today!  Satan – let them go in Jesus name!
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Come before the Lord knowing you are His son or daughter and that the devil has already been defeated by the blood of Jesus.  Binding and loosing the devil is your RIGHT! Pray this prayer with faith!
Untangling/Loosing Baal-Queen of Heaven-Leviathan Prayer

1.  Lord I ask for forgiveness for myself and person in my generational line for cooperating with Baal, Queen of Heaven, Leviathan and the spirit of seduction.  

2.  Lord I ask for a divorce from them.

3.  I reject them from the throne of my life along with her promises and lies.

4.  I take back everything they have stolen from me.

5.  I wash them in the blood of Jesus and place the blood of Jesus between me and Baal, Queen of Heaven, and Leviathan and every future generation.

6.  I decree an everlasting restraining order against Baal, Queen of Heaven, and Leviathan in Jesus Name.

7.  I pray that You would remove all faulty wiring from my mind and replace it with the wiring of holiness according to the Kingdom of Heaven.

8.  I speak to my spirit, soul, and body and decree that you are released from any effects of the Baal, Queen of Heaven, and Leviathan and I receive the blessing of a wholeness over my spirit, soul, and body.

9.  Father I give you my shame and I ask You to restore our relationship.



Untangling/Loosing Lucifer



1.  I ask forgiveness for receiving the forbidden fruit from Lucifer.

2.  I sever soul ties and influence from Lucifer.

3.  I reject every gift offered from him.

4.  I take back everything he swindled from me.

5.  I wash them in the blood of Jesus and place the blood of Jesus between me and Lucifer and every future generation.

6.  I declare he is no longer allowed to follow me.

7.  I ask You to remove all faulty wiring from my mind and replace it with the wiring of holiness according to the Kingdom of Heaven.

8.         I speak to my body and say, you are released from any effects of Lucifer and I receive the blessing of wholeness over my body, mind and spirit.

Remember, this prayer is not a magic pill.  The person needing deliverance must continually take steps toward the Lord.  This prayer is meant to be a powerful aid in the process of deliverance.  Don't stop pursuing the Lord!

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Be sure to Seal UP any warfare... in saying this sealing up prayer - you protect yourself from backlash.  When we uproot demons - we need to replace what was uprooted with God's Kingdom!  Use wisdom in warfare!  Protect yourself...

Sealing Up Prayer
1.       We thank You with all of our hearts Lord! We establish everything we just prayed through the blood of Jesus Christ we seal it up like a Ziploc bag. Nothing can be taken from what we just did. Lord send your angels to protect the land we just took from the enemy.


2.       We pray that all demonic debris would be swept up to the feet of Jesus Christ.


3.       We pray that life would inhabit every place that was just uprooted.


4.       We come against demonic rulers, authorities, powers and evil spirits along with their works, fruits, roots, tentacles and links.


5.       We pray for hedge of protection by the blood of Jesus around every person. We pray a hedge around our minds, homes, families , finances, possessions, health, jobs and ministries.


6.       We release legions warring angels to go out against the backlash and the Queen of Heaven, Baal, Lucifer, and Leviathan.


7.       We pray for a spirit of judgment and fire to come against the devourer, the destroyer, famine and spoilers in Jesus name!


8.       We declare that we are hidden in you and that our exploits will not be recorded in hell.


9.       We pray for the plunder from our efforts and We pray for the healing to begin. We bind to ourselves prosperity and increase in every way over our lives.

Click HERE for a downloadable and printable .PDF of this prayer.



(c) 2018 Tisha Sledd

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

HE LOVES ME, HE LOVES ME NOT SYNDROME - Coping with a traumatic childhood



My entire life I have wrestled with a pendulum of emotion of going back and forth between the feelings of being loved and then unloved.

My traumatic childhood plays into this pendulum.  I was born loved. My mother died when I was four. My very young mind translated this as being unloved.  My father married my wonderful step mother. I was loved.  Four years later my father divorced her and sent me to live with his brother. I was abandoned and unloved.

This “He loves me/He loves me not syndrome” was a pattern that developed in my spirit.  It was programmed into my blueprint.  “Sometimes I’m loved but it will always swing back to being unloved.”

This became my blueprint for a relationship with the Lord.  Sometimes I could feel His deep and unending love for me and then a few days later I couldn’t find His presence anywhere!  In my fear of being abandoned by Him, I learned to go to extreme lengths to get God to love me.  Excessive Bible reading, excessive prayer and worship sessions were all I knew to do please God so He would not leave me.  Of course, I simply wore myself out looking for something that I already had… I was already perfectly and constantly loved.

It did not matter how hard I tried to get off the pendulum.  It did not matter how much I prayed.  It did not matter how much I read the word, the feeling of being abandoned by God would always come back.

I wish I could tell you that there was one pat prayer that took away my “He loves me/He loves me not syndrome.”  It was not one big prayer that delivered me from this syndrome… it was a thousand little ones.

As I came to understand what the enemy did to my spirit, how he planted a false blueprint inside of me, I began to ask God to pull it up little by little.  I was honest with God about how I felt in the “He loves me not” portion of the pendulum.  He let me pour out my complaint (sometimes through angry words and hot tears).  He was more patient with me than I have any right to expect.  But He saw that I had been programmed with a wrong blueprint and He stayed through the ugliness to redeem what was good.

It was a long road… a VERY long road to scrape up that evil blueprint off of my spirit.

There is only the tiniest residue still on my spirit from those early days.  The evil blueprint has been replaced with the correct blueprint that God’s love for me is perfect and I can’t do anything to make Him love me more.  And I can’t do anything to lose His presence – for He will never leave me or forsake me.

Maybe some of you feel abandoned by God.  Maybe some of you suffer with the same “He loves me/He loves me not syndrome.”  I hope that this testimony encourages you that there is light at the end of the tunnel.  There can be an end to the pendulum.  I wish I could wave a wand and deliver you from it… but it takes perseverance and faith to get the false blueprint out of your spirit.

I’m actually grateful for the long walk to freedom.  I know God’s character so much better.  I know His still small voice and my faith has increased a 1000% since being on this journey.

Friends… God loves each of us right where we’re at and He is ready and willing to heal us from our false blueprints.

Take a step toward Him today and ask for the truth about anything false that the enemy might have programmed in your spirit.  Ask Him to imprint His Kingdom blueprint on your spirit instead and then persevere!

I ask God to quicken your spirit to understand the true depth of His love for you!



Thursday, February 1, 2018

People Get Ready - LEARNING TO INTERPRET DREAMS


One of the signs of the last days is that God is going to pour our His Spirit and we will see signs and wonders.  He is going to speak to us through dreams and visions.

Joel 2:28-29 I will pour out my Spirit on all people.
Your sons and daughters will prophesy,
    your old men will dream dreams,
    your young men will see visions.
Even on my servants, both men and women,
    I will pour out my Spirit in those days.

One of the skills that the Body of Christ needs to be more skilled at is the interpretation of Dreams and Visions.

For instance, did you know that spiders in dreams usually indicate that you are believing a lie.  Did you know that vehicles usually stand for momentum in your personal life or ministry. Also, different vehicles mean different things.  Did you know that it is incredibly important to pay attention to numbers and colors?

Whenever your dream of your hair - it indicates something about your "thinking."   Teeth stand for wisdom.  Teeth falling out mean you are losing wisdom.  Planes crashing usually mean a warning for large organizations (such as churches).  Any kind of crash in a dream is a warning that someone is in danger, and corrections need to be made.

The meaning of the color red can be positive or a negative.  We must have discernment from the Holy Spirit.  If it is a positive color it means wisdom, anointing, power, or the blood of Jesus.  If it has a negative connotation it means anger, war, or hatred.

Numbers usually correlate with something in scripture.  For instance, 444 can mean the glory of God will be revealed because of Ezekiel 44:4.  Seven is the perfect number. Eleven is the number of chaos.  When eleven turns to twelve it means God is bringing in His government and making things straight. (Remember that the eleven apostles had to became twelve before Pentecost was poured out.)

Daniel, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego --- not only relied on the Holy Spirit to give them interpretations, they also STUDIED to understand God's language.

It really helps to know some of these symbols as I minister to people because God can speak to me more quickly because I know what the symbols and colors mean.  If I see a "bat" over a person - I know that someone has cursed them with witchcraft.  If I see a labyrinth inside a person's soul - I know they need to be delivered from a co-dependent cycle.

As Believers, we must be better equipped to interpret Dreams and Visions - because IT'S. ABOUT. TO. GET. REAL!!!

My ministry team and I have created an app that goes right on your smart phone.  You can look up over a thousand different symbols using the app and you can begin to learn God's language for yourself.  I have included some pictures of what the app looks like.  It costs just 99 cents.  It is available for both iOS and Android.

We used a biblical basis for writing the dream symbol meanings.  As we mentor others it is incredibly helpful to have this list right on our phone!

Try it out.  Equip yourself to interpret.  It's time to go deeper!

It's time to be READY for the outpouring of God's Spirit.  There is a lot of work to do and we've got some catching up to do.

I invite you to purchase the .99 CENT app for iOS here...
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/christian-dream/id939628240?mt=8

Or you can purchase it for Android HERE...
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.christian_dream

Let us know if you have any questions.  We want to equip you!

Monday, October 23, 2017

Preparing the Bride: What is Babylon and how to come out of it?



We must be preparing the Bride for the return of Christ.  It is pertinent that we get ourselves ready!  Jesus deserves a spotless and wrinkle free Bride.  But I have had several dreams which indicate that she is not getting herself ready.  You can read about those dreams HERE and HERE.

In an attempt to help my readers get themselves ready, I will begin to write from time to time on different things we can do to prepare ourselves for Christ’s return.

I know the book of Revelation can be hard to understand – even worse, we have theologians who continually argue about the interpretation of some of John’s visions.  All of this confuses us, and we end up washing our hands of the book of Revelation and say to ourselves, “It’s too hard.”

But it’s not too hard.  It can be easy, as long as we take one bite at a time and not try to eat the whole piece of steak at one time.  When we read other books of the Bible, say Colossians, it’s easy to read it in one sitting.  But you cannot do that with the Book of Revelation.  Revelation has to be cut into small pieces and then chewed like a good piece of steak!

The piece I want us to chew on today is the difference between Babylon and the Kingdom of God.
God clearly tells us to come out of Babylon so we will not share in her sins or receive her plagues.

Revelation 18:4-5
Come out of her [Babylon], my people,’
    so that you will not share in her sins,
    so that you will not receive any of her plagues;
for her sins are piled up to heaven,
    and God has remembered her crimes.

So just what is Babylon and how can we know if we are tangled up in her web?

Babylon is a system of thinking that is contrary to the Lord.

Babylon, essentially, is worldly thinking that was planted in Adam and Eve by the devil in the Garden of Eden.  Its root is fear, and its fruit are greed, selfishness, pride, and mastery (ruling over other people).  

The system of Babylon is trusting in one’s self to provide power, significance, and provision no matter who gets hurt in the process.  People use other people to get what they want - and say whatever they think the other person wants to hear in order to get their needs met.  This is a form of prostitution. When this system grows into an entire culture, the people at the bottom of the system are enslaved by those at the top.

The Kingdom of God is built upon love, self-sacrifice, equality, and dependence upon our Creator for provision and significance.  This system sees other people as equals and is built on servanthood. People volunteer to serve others. When this system grows into a culture, the people are set free to live their lives in liberty and peace.  They are free to follow God’s plan for their lives if they so choose.

Babylon is a forced master/slave system.
God’s Kingdom is a voluntary father/son relationship.

We come out from Babylon by examining every relationship in our lives. 
The basic question is this: Are we a slave to it?  Or is it voluntary?

Are you a slave to the opinions of friends and family or are you free to be yourself?
Are you a slave to your local church or is it voluntary?
Are you enslaved to money, power, greed, selfishness, anger?  All of these things are the foundation of the Babylonian system.  It is time to get yourself cleansed from all of them!

How do we come out from Babylon?

We first need to have our minds renewed about the difference between Babylon and God’s Kingdom.  We need to feel the fire of God about how serious He is about purging Babylon out of us!  Ask Him to show you His heart on the matter.

Then we need to take very seriously the call to come out of Babylon.  This means we sit with the Lord and have Him reveal to us where Babylon is planted in our hearts.  We take our time and pull up EVERY single weed until it is finished.  This will take diligence and perseverance but it will be WORTH IT!

Pray for God to reveal every relationship that is built on the wrong kingdom.  Ask for everything in your life that is not in His will to be uprooted.

Let the Lord show you what people you need to break ungodly soul ties with. (Click HERE for the Breaking Soul Ties prayer.)

Break generational curses with sins that you can see have been passed down (Click HERE for the Breaking Generational sin prayer.)

Ask God to reveal any strongholds that still need to be brought down in your heart then spend some time repenting and asking God to deliver you from the stronghold.  He is MIGHTY to save!

Continue this process of cleansing until the Lord releases you.  After you spend time with God cleansing yourself, be sure to pray the sealing up prayer each time when you are finished.   (find the “Sealing Up” prayer HERE.)


Let us not be apathetic in preparing for the King.  He deserves so much more!  Get yourself ready!


Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The Bride of Christ is Stuck in the Nineties



We tease my husband a lot because of the mullet haircut he had in the 90s.  My sons laugh pretty hard at his senior picture.  They don't understand...but we were cool back then.  

We married in 1993.  I had teased bangs and a pouffy dress, lots of sequins and pearls.  I used the colors "mauve and teal."  It was cool!   

...back then anyway.

A few mornings ago, I had a vision of being dressed as a bride.  I knew that my bridal gown was not up to date at all.  I had a huge veil that wrapped around the front of my head.  I had teased hair and there were ruffles on my dress. I looked in the mirror and was a bit horrified that I looked like Rachel from the TV show Friends.

I asked the Lord why I was seeing this vision… (Honestly, I was a little bit fearful to hear the interpretation LOL! Since I grew up in the 80s/90s I think I have a fear of teased hair!)

After a bit of prayer, I heard the Lord say, “My Bride is stuck in the pattern of the 90s.”

As always, when the Lord speaks one little sentence can bring a tsunami of understanding.  The three-dimensional understanding that I heard in my Spirit was that the Bride had really updated herself since the 90s.  She was still stuck in the paradigm of what the Lord did twenty-five years ago.

Twenty-five years ago – we were learning all about prayer and intercession and our identity in Christ.  We were reading “What’s so Amazing about Grace” by Phillip Yancey.  We were mesmerized by the “Left Behind” series.  Joyce Meyer had given us “Battlefield of the Mind.”   Tommy Tenney taught us to be “God Chasers.”  Stormie Omartian taught us the power of a Praying Spouse.  And Jim Cymbala gave us a “Fresh Wind, Fresh Fire” for intercession.

But really - for the most part, we haven’t moved forward since then.

There are parts of the Body of Christ that have focused on updating themselves.  But large portions of the Bride are still stuck at the “Battlefield of the Mind.”

Friends – Jesus is coming back for an “up to date” Bride.

He’s moved on from the 90s – but we have not.

God has moved on to prophecy and the FiveFold ministry.  He has moved beyond pastors and teachers and evangelists – He has installed the apostles and prophets, and most of the Church has not noticed.

God has moved on from simple intercession to deliverance and spiritual warfare.  These are all things that the Body of Christ is lagging behind on.  We must begin to update our “spiritual clothing.”

There are difficulties coming in which we need for our Bridal dress to also be our armor.  There is no more time for ruffles and a big veil.  We must get down to business and get equipped with the powers of the age to come. 

These are the last days – and we are not ready for the fight we are about to experience.
After the Lord said, “My Bride is stuck in the pattern of the 90s,”  I heard a scripture verse in my spirit: Hosea 4:6.

It was a confirmation of the vision and interpretation I was hearing…

“my people are destroyed from a lack of knowledge…because they have rejected knowledge…”

A large portion of the bride has rejected the FiveFold ministry.  They have rejected the apostles and prophets.  They have rejected deliverance and effective spiritual warfare.  They are now woefully unprepared for the coming of the King, and the last battle that looms before His coming.

I know that my readers may feel helpless about this situation because their church has chosen not to “update” their knowledge and understanding in these areas.  You may feel powerless in being equipped in these areas… but you are not. The Lord said to work out our own salvation with fear and trembling.  When you stand before the throne  - “My church did not show me how to become ready for the coming of the Bridegroom” will not be an acceptable excuse for not getting ready.

There are resources available to you.  You must train yourself to be ready!  In fact, we are behind in getting prepared. 

BUT GRACE…

Grace can bring you up to date.  You need to call on the Lord for an update.  Ask Him to show you how to download an update from heaven.  I am going to list some resources below that will help you as well.  If your church is not preparing you and equipping you with tools to be victorious over your enemy, then you need to do it yourself!  No more excuses!  I am here to help you and encourage you too!

If you have not followed me on Facebook, I encourage you to do so.  I release words and videos from time to time that I do not release on this blog.  I want to equip you!  I want to make you ready for Christ.  I will do everything I can to help you understand the powers of the age to come.
I welcome your questions.  I welcome your engagement.  It is my calling to make the Bride ready… how can I help you?

I’m going to be putting more videos on Youtube soon.  You can find some of them by clicking this link…








ALSO, here are a few links to important understandings about the Five Fold Ministry, Deliverance AND Spiritual Armor:






Sunday, October 15, 2017

Hollywood’s Dark Night of the Soul



Hollywood has been on my heart for years.  Somehow there is a part of my soul that identifies with the industry.

I love good storytelling.

I love honest stories, funny stories, poignant stories, and convicting stories.  I love television and movies.  I love the actors who bring these stories to life.  From Debbie Reynolds and Bing Crosby to Sandra Bullock and Chris Pratt,  these people feel a part of my life – because they have made the stories of Hollywood come alive.

The power that resides on the mountain of Hollywood is unmatched.

The power that these storytellers have can turn a nation.  When Shirley Temple was on the big screen, it helped to heal our nation from World War 2.

Movies like Star Wars and Star Trek expanded our thinking about the future and in some ways gave us a vision to accomplish. We are literally seeing the Star Trek tricorder becoming a reality in the mobile phones we currently use.

Jim Caviezel and Mel Gibson caused us to leave the theater in somber silence as they told the story of the brutal death of Jesus.

Yet other stories have caused us to take a downward moral turn.  Sex, lawlessness, and violence have clouded our minds with “the dark side.”  But this truth remains – Hollywood can turn a nation.  They can turn it to the light – or the dark.

The power of telling stories to move people in their thinking is a God idea.  Jesus did it all the time through the parables He told.  Jesus created little stories throughout His ministry in order to move the people toward His Kingdom.

While we, as Believers in Jesus, have a legal right to “own” the Storytelling Mountain – we have yet to truly inhabit it.

In fact, we are so offended by Hollywood, and it’s filth, we have abandoned the Storytelling Mountain altogether.

Who owns the Storytelling Mountain?

People like Harvey Weinstein.

The man who was just revealed to have demanded that women sleep with him in order to have a job in Hollywood.  The man who used his position on the mountain to rape and pillage others, thinking he would never get caught.  Meryl Streep publicly called him god not so long ago.

Indeed he was a god.  A small one.  But an idol nonetheless.

All of Hollywood scrambled to distance themselves from Mr. Weinstein.  Women came forward to tell their stories of his lewd and inappropriate actions.  Hollywood turned against Mr. Weinstein so fast that he was even expelled from the Academy of Motion Picture.  His wife has left him, and he was ousted from his own company.

Our Storytelling God caused the clock to strike midnight and justice was served.  Within two weeks, this false idol lost everything he had.  He fell from the top of the mountain all the way to the bottom.
This is the perfect example of gaining the whole world, yet losing your soul.  Outside of God’s mercy, we reap what we sow.  God’s sole desire is to save Harvey Weinstein’s soul.
God desires to save Hollywood’s soul as well.

The Storyteller Mountain is turning our nation (and the world) in the direction of darkness instead of light.  Hollywood was bought and paid for by the blood of Jesus.  It’s been promised to us – but the reaction of Body of Christ to Hollywood has been like the ten spies who came back from scouting the promised land and said, “The giants are too big!”

Well, my friends, the giants are not too big.  One of them just fell, by the hand of the True God.
This is a sign that we must stop standing on this side of the Jordan River, we must begin to pursue the land that has been promised to us by Jesus.

We must realize the power that we have because of His blood and begin to fight in the spirit to see ALL of the giants fall.  We must intercede that Hollywood turns to the Divine Storyteller.  We need to take this stronghold!  Jesus needs it for the final outpouring.

Jesus needs for us to take the Storytelling Mountain for His Kingdom!

The fall of Harvey Weinstein should fill us with faith that God is with us, and it is time to use our spiritual swords to attack.

Not only do we need to pray for the evil giants to come down.  We need to pray that people on this mountain will turn to the Lord and that righteousness will supplant the darkness.

I decree and declare that Hollywood MUST become Holy!

As we cooperate with the plans and purposes of God, we will see Hollywood go through a Dark Night of the Soul.  But this is for God’s glory.  The cleansing of Hollywood is exactly what our nation needs. 

Hollywood needs to fear God!

Psalm 64
7 But God will shoot them with his arrows;
    they will suddenly be struck down.
8 He will turn their own tongues against them
    and bring them to ruin;
    all who see them will shake their heads in scorn.
9 All people will fear;
    they will proclaim the works of God
    and ponder what he has done.
10 The righteous will rejoice in the Lord
    and take refuge in him;
    all the upright in heart will glory in him!


Let us join the Lord in His word through our intercession.

Father God, we pray for the evil giants in Hollywood to come down.  We pray for those who have set themselves up as gods on this mountain, that they would either repent or be removed.

We pray for actors, producers, directors, writers, designers, set crews, and so on.  We pray for the living God to reveal Himself to them.  We pray for righteousness to invade Hollywood.

We pray for God’s people who are already climbing the Storytelling Mountain – grant them wisdom and favor.  Grant them acceleration and all the capital they need to establish this Mountain for the glory of the Kingdom.

We decree and declare that the earth belongs to Jesus and we claim Hollywood for the Lord that His story might be told to the whole world!
In His Name, AMEN

Please consider adding five people from Hollywood to your prayer list.  Pray for writers, set designers, and crew people as well.  This stronghold MUST be overtaken for the sake of the Kingdom.