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The Gift

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A FREE gift from the Father through Christ Jesus, no strings attached.

Just say YES and RECEIVE it. No Performances or deeds, just RECEIVE.”

Like a gift that is wrapped so beautifully on Christmas morning. You look, open it and embrace it, put it on and wear it, walk in it, but know that it’s yours forever and no one can take it away.  You only can give it away, by totally rejecting it.  As you wear your gift that is free, people will want it; will ask where did you get such a wonderful gift, this gift that changed your life, your appearance, your countenance.  Then you tell them, “It’s free!

But then, others who have the gift begin to tell you now that you have this gift, you must speak this way or do this act or move in a way you’ve never experienced.  They start to warn you that you don’t truly have the gift unless you perform with your body in such a way that others can truly see how the gift works.  This causes you to deny that you have this free gift.  So you put the free gift on the shelf, because it’s too hard to work for it. Continue reading

Believe With Boldness and Go For It (Matthew 9)

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This was her last and only hope. It may be the answer she had been longing for all these years.  Suffering for over 20 years with such a chronic illness that isolated her from others, she must fight through the crowd and take a chance.  So desperate for healing, she ignored the conventions of the day, just for a chance to touch His garment.

In those days a women dare not touch or be in the presence of anyone during her “time of the month” Continue reading

"But you shall be called Hephzibah, My delight is in her." Isaiah 62:4