2020-09-06 16:58:00


If we are honest with ourselves we would have to admit that the biggest obstacle in our lives has become an opportunity to move us forward. Barriers now become bridges, ways of escape so we can go from glory to glory. Though you may not see the full manifestation of his plan it will come forth in spite of contrary circumstances. God has plans for you and your children and their children.

Ex 3:14 And God said to Moses, I AM WHO I AM and WHAT I AM, and I WILL BE WHAT I WILL BE; and He said, You shall say this to the Israelites: I AM has sent me to you! 

15 God said also to Moses, This shall you say to the Israelites: The Lord, the God of your fathers, of Abraham, of Isaac, and of Jacob, has sent me to you! This is My name forever, and by this name I am to be remembered to all generations.   AMP


Ex 3:14-15  God said to Moses, "I-AM-WHO-I-AM. Tell the People of Israel, 'I-AM sent me to you.'"

15 God continued with Moses: "This is what you're to say to the Israelites: 'God, the God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob sent me to you.' This has always been my name, and this is how I always will be known.  MSG

ISA 51:3 Indeed, Yahweh will comfort Zion, restore her, and comfort all her broken places. He will transform her wilderness into the garden of Bliss,her desert into the garden of Yahweh.Joy and laughter will fill the air with thanksgiving and joyous melodies. TPT

Heb 13:8 For Jesus doesn't change yesterday, today, tomorrow, he's always totally himself.  MSG

ISA 59:21 And this is my covenant promise with them, says Lord Yahweh.
 From now on, my Holy Spirit will rest on them and not depart from them,and my prophetic words will fill their mouthsand will not depart from them, nor from their children, nor from their descendants, from now on and forever, says Lord Yahweh. TPT

Matt 16:19 "And that's not all. You will have complete and free access to God's kingdom, keys to open any and every door: no more barriers between heaven and earth, earth and heaven. A yes on earth is yes in heaven. A no on earth is no in heaven."   MSG 

2 Cor 1:20  Whatever God has promised gets stamped with the Yes of Jesus. In him, this is what we preach and pray, the great Amen, God's Yes and our Yes together, gloriously evident.

21 God affirms us, making us a sure thing in Christ, putting his Yes within us.

22 By his Spirit he has stamped us with his eternal pledge a sure beginning of what he is destined to complete.  MSG   ↕↕↕

2 COR 1:20-22 For all of Gods promises find their yes of fulfillment in him. And as his yes and our amenascend to God, we bring him glory!

21 Now, it is God himself who has anointed us. And he is constantly strengthening both you and us in union with Christ.

22 He knows we are his since he has also stamped his seal of loveover our hearts and has given us the Holy Spirit like an engagement ring is given to a bridea down payment of the blessings to come! TPT

2 Cor 3:18 And all of us, as with unveiled face, [because we] continued to behold [in the Word of God] as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are constantly being transfigured into His very own image in ever increasing splendor and from one degree of glory to another; [for this comes] from the Lord [Who is] the Spirit.  AMP

PHIL 1:12-14 I want you to know, dear ones, what has happened to me has not hindered, but helped my ministry of preaching the gospel, causing it to expand and spread to many people.

13 For now the elite Roman guards and government officialsoverseeing my imprisonment have plainly recognized that I am here because of my love for the Anointed One.

14 And what Im going through has actually caused many believersto become even more courageous in the Lord and to be bold and passionate to preach the Word of God, all because of my chains. TPT

1 Cor 16:9 A huge door of opportunity for good work has opened up here. (There is also mushrooming opposition.)  MSG

Ps 126:6 So those who went off with heavy hearts will come home laughing, with armloads of blessing. MSG

EPH 5:16-17 So be very careful how you live, not being like those with no understanding, but live honorably with true wisdom, for we are living in evil times. Take full advantage of every day as you spend your life for his purposes.

17 And dont live foolishly for then you will have discernment to fully understand Gods will.   TPT

2 COR 4:8-13 Though we experience every kind of pressure, were not crushed. At times we dont know what to do, but quitting is not an option.

We are persecuted by others, but God has not forsaken us. We may be knocked down, but not out.

10 We continually share in the death of Jesus in our own bodiesso that the resurrection life of Jesus will be revealed through our humanity.

11 We consider living to mean that we are constantly being handed over to death for Jesus sake so that the life of Jesus will be revealed through our humanity. 12 So, then, death is at work in us but it releases life in you.

13 We have the same Spirit of faith that is described in the Scriptures when it says, First I believed, then I spoke in faith. So we also first believe then speak in faith.  TPT

2 COR 4:16-18 So no wonder we dont give up. For even though our outer person gradually wears out, our inner being is renewed every single day.

17 We view our slight, short-lived troubles in the light of eternity. We see our difficulties as the substance that produces for us an eternal, weighty glory far beyond all comparison,

18 because we dont focus our attention on what is seen but on what is unseen. For what is seen is temporary, but the unseen realm is eternal. TPT


2 Cor 4:16  So we're not giving up. How could we! Even though on the outside it often looks like things are falling apart on us, on the inside, where God is making new life, not a day goes by without his unfolding grace.

17 These hard times are small potatoes compared to the coming good times, the lavish celebration prepared for us.

18 There's far more here than meets the eye. The things we see now are here today, gone tomorrow. But the things we can't see now will last forever.   MSG

2 Cor 10:5 We use our powerful God-tools for smashing warped philosophies, tearing down barriers erected against the truth of God, fitting every loose thought and emotion and impulse into the structure of life shaped by Christ.  MSG


2 COR 10:5 We can demolish every deceptive fantasythat opposes God and break through every arrogant attitude that is raised up in defiance of the true knowledge of God. We capture, like prisoners of war, every thought and insist that it bow in obedience to the Anointed One.  TPT

1 COR 10:13 We all experiencetimes of testing, which is normal for every human being. But God will be faithful to you. He will screen and filter the severity, nature, and timing of every test or trial you faceso that you can bear it. And each test is an opportunity to trust him more, for along with every trial God has provided for you a way of escape that will bring you out of it victoriously. TPT

2 Peter 1:4 By means of these He has bestowed on us His precious and exceedingly great promises, so that through them you may escape [by flight] from the moral decay (rottenness and corruption) that is in the world because of covetousness (lust and greed), and become sharers (partakers) of the divine nature.  AMP

Prov 16:3 Put God in charge of your work, then what you've planned will take place. MSG


PRO 16:3 Before you do anything, put your trust totally in God and not in yourself.  Then every plan you make will succeed. TPT

Deut 11:21 so that you'll live a long time, and your children with you, on the soil that God promised to give your ancestors for as long as there is a sky over the Earth. MSG

PS 115:14 God himself will fill you with more. Blessings upon blessings will be heaped upon you and upon your children from the maker of heaven and earth, the very God who made you! TPT

Isa 49:25 For thus says the Lord: Even the captives of the mighty will be taken away, and the prey of the terrible will be delivered; for I will contend with him who contends with you, and I will give safety to your children and ease them. AMP

Isa 54:13 And all your [spiritual] children shall be disciples [taught by the Lord and obedient to His will], and great shall be the peace and undisturbed composure of your children.  AMP

Jer 31:16 Thus says the Lord: Restrain your voice from weeping and your eyes from tears, for your work shall be rewarded, says the Lord; and [your children] shall return from the enemy's land.

17 And there is hope for your future, says the Lord; your children shall come back to their own country.  AMP

Acts 2:39 For the promise [of the Holy Spirit] is to and for you and your children, and to and for all that are far away, [even] to and for as many as the Lord our God invites and bids to come to Himself.  AMP

RO 5:3-5 But thats not all! Even in times of trouble we have a joyful confidence, knowing that our pressures will develop in us patient endurance.

And patient endurance will refine our character, and proven character leads us back to hope.

And this hope is not a disappointing fantasy, because we can now experience the endless love of God cascading into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who lives in us  TPT

Rom 8:28 And we know with an absolute knowledge that for those who are loving God, all things are working together resulting in good, for those who are divinely summoned ones according to His purpose. WUEST

Isa 53:10 Still, it's what God had in mind all along, to crush him with pain. The plan was that he give himself as an offering for sin so that he'd see life come from it life, life, and more life. And God's plan will deeply prosper through him.  MSG

1 Thess 5:24 Faithful is He Who is calling you [to Himself] and utterly trustworthy, and He will also do it [fulfill His call by hallowing and keeping you].  AMP