beloved, this day you shall not fly alone (updated)

this day I shall not fly alone with new hope and not forlorn living dreaming planning parting leaving behind my depressed mind stepping ahead as my spirit heard you said do not fear for I have wiped away your every tear go forth as I have come forth behold here is My heart as always … Continue reading beloved, this day you shall not fly alone (updated)

A DICTIONARY FOR NAVIGATORS ON SPIRITUAL ROUGH WATERS 45: Promises (and Shield)

Today's words are PROMISES (and SHIELD). The wise poets in ancient days declared: About God: He will shield you with his wings! They will shelter you. His faithful promises are your armor. (Psalm 91:4) To God: You are my refuge and my shield, and your promises are my only source of hope. (Psalm 119:114) I … Continue reading A DICTIONARY FOR NAVIGATORS ON SPIRITUAL ROUGH WATERS 45: Promises (and Shield)

sound mind quotes 1: power in me

“In me is working a power stronger than every other power. The life that is in me is a thousand times bigger than I am outside.” ― Smith Wigglesworth “The Bible is the Word of God: supernatural in origin, eternal in duration, inexpressible in valor, infinite in scope, regenerative in power, infallible in authority, universal … Continue reading sound mind quotes 1: power in me

the eyes of your heart: a haiku

behind a cool glass flying horse passed by in haste tree friends waved in silence ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~When he is just riding in a car, minding his own business, things are happening in another realm right before his eyes. The trees bend and wave. The cloud moves into position. A clear sign appears in the clear blue … Continue reading the eyes of your heart: a haiku

(revised 2-25-16) a door opens: a haiku

  a door opens wide while he is just walking by pink and gold and light ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Yet he gave a command to the skies above     and opened the doors of the heavens; 24 he rained down manna for the people to eat,     he gave them the grain of heaven. 25 Human beings ate the bread of … Continue reading (revised 2-25-16) a door opens: a haiku

Christian Philosophy? Pure Philosophy?

Has anyone heard of Christians having philosophy? what is Christian Philosophy? Is it the same as psychology? Or Greek philosophy? Chinese philosophy? Western philosophy? Eastern philosophy? Here is a good teaching. I quote in full an article from Andrew Wommack. Every person views their life through a filter. For example, optimists see opportunity in every … Continue reading Christian Philosophy? Pure Philosophy?

Passion

Isaiah 53:4-5 New King James Version (NKJV) 4 Surely He has borne our griefs And carried our sorrows; Yet we esteemed Him stricken, Smitten by God, and afflicted. 5 But He was wounded for our transgressions, He was bruised for our iniquities; The chastisement for our peace was upon Him, And by His stripes we … Continue reading Passion

“A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters” chapter 32: the pattern of ‘pattern’

When a word comes in the spirit, it comes with impact. Like this word, 'pattern'. For a layman it may seem an ordinary word. For a professional it is not. If someone says, I don't have a pattern, I just do free flow, the really creative artist will laugh. An artist is known by his … Continue reading “A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters” chapter 32: the pattern of ‘pattern’

“A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters” chapter 29: the meaning of “meaning”

Today we come to one word, "mean", and learn to appreciate its depth and width. when we say "I mean" we are telling others to understand what we mean. The word 'mean' has no value of its own. The person who uses it can intend one of the following: he really means what he says; or … Continue reading “A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters” chapter 29: the meaning of “meaning”

Spiritual traveler’s notes 14: ‘tongue’ (reposted 2021-07-09)

I decided to repost a further episode from this 2014 series of my story and took this one out at random. Enjoy. Traveler Ying and 25 teens and children discovered that they were walking downward into the depth of the earth. The gentle slope soon became steep and slippery with the sound of dripping water. … Continue reading Spiritual traveler’s notes 14: ‘tongue’ (reposted 2021-07-09)

today’s answer to how to deal with grief

How To Deal With Grief ? (Click this and visit the original site of audio teaching series by Andrew Wommack)Quote: "Grief is something that each one of us encounters sooner or later. It cannot be avoided, but it can be dealt with in a positive way. Some of the most influential people in history became … Continue reading today’s answer to how to deal with grief

random thoughts on spiritual cost

The Cost of Discipleship (Quotes from Dietrich Bonhoeffer) “When all is said and done, the life of faith is nothing if not an unending struggle of the spirit with every available weapon against the flesh.” “Costly grace is the gospel which must be sought again and again and again, the gift which must be asked for, … Continue reading random thoughts on spiritual cost

Singing in the Spirit on higher ground

1 I’m pressing on the upward way, New heights I’m gaining every day; Still praying as I onward bound, “Lord, plant my feet on higher ground.” Lord, lift me up, and let me stand By faith on Canaan’s tableland; A higher plane than I have found, Lord, plant my feet on higher ground. 2 My … Continue reading Singing in the Spirit on higher ground

– power of “confess”

Today we come to the powerful positive word: "confess". Take note that this is a verb and not a noun. The word has often been associated with fear. No one wants to make public his or her deepest secret. The word "confess" intrudes. However, today we look at the positive side of this word which … Continue reading – power of “confess”

what ‘return’ really means: “Come back to God!”

Further thoughts on the word 'return'. it is all about God. God's definition on 'return'. Let us look deeper and allow the current of the Holy Spirit teach us to swim in this vast ocean of uncharted waters. 'Return' is all about “Come back to God!” (Bible verses from 2 Corinthians 5 (in parts) in … Continue reading what ‘return’ really means: “Come back to God!”

“A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters” chapter 22 –word logic

It is not strictly appropriate to use the word logic to explain spiritual words  But we use it for just this one Due to keyboard malfunctioning a lot of substitute words are used here in lieu of the original better words You find out the alphabets not used The enter function and a lot of  typing keys are … Continue reading “A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters” chapter 22 –word logic

a more lasting love: today’s love letter

See how very much our Father loves us, for he calls us his children, and that is what we are! But the people who belong to this world don’t recognize that we are God’s children because they don’t know him. 2 Dear friends, we are already God’s children, but he has not yet shown us what … Continue reading a more lasting love: today’s love letter

“A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters” chapter 19 – the paradox: to think or not to think?

This blog was started because this blogger has always wanted to understand the mind or thoughts. The word "mind" has a lot of meanings. In practice, one can never exhaust the list. Why? Can you ever stop your mind from thinking of stuff? variety of stuff? All sorts of imaginations? Real and unreal? Good or … Continue reading “A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters” chapter 19 – the paradox: to think or not to think?

The Poet’s 24 reasons to cry “Joy” to the world!

this is my Christmas gift to those who are still celebrating this day. Rejoice. For a real good reason. from the poet of all ages. Psalm 5:11 But let all those rejoice who put their trust in You; Let them ever shout for joy, because You defend them; Let those also who love Your name … Continue reading The Poet’s 24 reasons to cry “Joy” to the world!

Mind battle: beware of empty philosophies and high-sounding nonsense

Colossians 2:6-10 New Living Translation (NLT)  6 And now, just as you accepted Christ Jesus as your Lord, you must continue to follow him. 7 Let your roots grow down into him, and let your lives be built on him. Then your faith will grow strong in the truth you were taught, and you will overflow with … Continue reading Mind battle: beware of empty philosophies and high-sounding nonsense

“A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters” chapter 16 – blessings and curses choices

I am led to read ancient history and ponder further on the meanings of names and the destiny of a man changes with the choices he makes. The choices one makes in the physical realm impact the spiritual and open spiritual doors to life and death. Blessings turn to curses. Honor turns to shame. But God … Continue reading “A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters” chapter 16 – blessings and curses choices

Sound mind means: pure mind

Matthew 5:8 Blessed are the pure in heart, For they shall see God. Matthew 5:7-9 (in Context) Matthew 5 (Whole Chapter) Other Translations Romans 14:20 Do not destroy the work of God for the sake of food. All things indeed are pure, but it is evil for the man who eats with offense. Romans 14:19-21 … Continue reading Sound mind means: pure mind

sound mind means: Be not afraid of their words, nor be dismayed at their looks

The spiritual enemies attack the human mind with threatening words and external appearances. The truth of God's words protects us. Like Ezekiel, just be focused on God's words and the victory already given to you through Jesus, no matter how tough your adversaries appear or sound like. "The heavens were opened and I saw visions of … Continue reading sound mind means: Be not afraid of their words, nor be dismayed at their looks

Notes: All about Christian Spiritual songs

Another intercessor remarked recently that only when one has experienced pain, hurt and suffering in life, can one sing spiritual songs in such depth and beauty. I agree. I have felt that too when I sing spiritual songs. Although I do not know what I sing my spirit can feel the pain or hurt or … Continue reading Notes: All about Christian Spiritual songs

Know your real spiritual authority and power – use them!

I was woken today in the early hours by someone who had a bad dream. Christians may not realize it, we do have spiritual authority to handle all situations even over matters in the spiritual realms. So I recommend the following article and series of MP3 talks. Please read and listen to them as many … Continue reading Know your real spiritual authority and power – use them!

A testimony: You’ve Already Got It!

I have encountered a number of cases in which even Christian believers felt helpless and had no means to overcome their physical and mental illness. On the other hand I have seen many testimonies of victorious Christian living! I have been personally helped by listening to the following Bible teacher's audio teachings. Here is an … Continue reading A testimony: You’ve Already Got It!

My real life (9): the mind is not a store for old variables

In the previous post I talked about the mind not being a fix condition. You can come out of any condition if you know the truth about it. Then I mentioned my personal experience, that is, I have departed from the conditions set in my life. Not that they no longer exist. The change is … Continue reading My real life (9): the mind is not a store for old variables

A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters: chapter twelve: the word today is ‘Now’

The word today is 'Now' When the spiritual mindman looks through his list of spiritual words, he has found these four alphabets missing: N, X, Y, Z. Today he is determined to navigate through the first word “N” of these uncharted territories as led by the Lord's Spirit. _____________________ NOW: This is the Spirit's immediate … Continue reading A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters: chapter twelve: the word today is ‘Now’

My Real Life: Today the Spirit man hears, and speaks

Today the Spirit man speaks, as he hears. “In days to come Jacob shall take root, Israel shall blossom and put forth shoots and fill the whole world with fruit.” Isaiah 27 What does he do when he hears the voice? He writes. This is how stories and journals are born. Often he writes without … Continue reading My Real Life: Today the Spirit man hears, and speaks

A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters: chapter ten -how to define love?

Today we read the most difficult word in the whole Bible, 'Love'. Love: This is not a shallow, superficial common word as the mindman had thought in his reckless days. There is richness, depth, breadth, width, height here. But, how to define love? This is the toughest question and many have failed through out human … Continue reading A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters: chapter ten -how to define love?

Connect to God in Spirit, Truth and Word

There are three essential words about matters of God that are joined together in the heavenly realm, the mindman discovered. They are: Spirit, Word and Truth. Humans are created to worship God. God is Spirit. God is Truth. God is the Word. Therefore, any human who wants to approach Him, to know Him, to seek … Continue reading Connect to God in Spirit, Truth and Word