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)
Today we again read the letter G from the Book. GRACE is today's word. The spirit-mind man used to think of grace as a weak word and avoided it until one day when he was struck (metaphorically) by it and was caught up into a realm he had never encountered before, like being suck up … Continue reading A DICTIONARY FOR NAVIGATORS ON SPIRITUAL ROUGH WATERS 44: the power of Grace
Partners honor glory thanks devotion adoration in accord they sang
colors green and blue always your favorite so true a dress for my heart ~~~~~~~~~~~~~He remembers her in her blue and green dress. She dresses well. The colors of nature: the green grass, green plants, green trees, and the blue sea, blue mountain, blue sky. Often there is white space in between, like a white canvas background … Continue reading the colors you wear: a haiku (and a prose)
Behold love so vast beyond my vision's ship mast sailing on with hope ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Sometimes he finds it hard to carry on hoping when he has waited quite long. He may feel tired and somewhat lonely when he is sailing alone facing the same tough and trying stormy or impasse situation. Yet in his deepest inner … Continue reading behold love: a haiku (and a prose)
More words for hard times coping, or rather, overcoming, which is a better and stronger action word, with victory in sight. Hard times draw out the best in human, the tough ones who go on and become tougher still. The weak ones too must rise to their best and become tough and free from their … Continue reading A DICTIONARY FOR NAVIGATORS ON SPIRITUAL ROUGH WATERS 40: MORE WORDS FOR HARD TIMES
Hard times are the number one concern to every individual, not to mention those with a family to feed. Hard times means a lack. Lack of sufficient resources. Lack of the usual stuff that we consider constituting physical, mental and emotional security and well being. Increasingly we hear of news of certain economic phenomena that … Continue reading A DICTIONARY FOR NAVIGATORS ON SPIRITUAL ROUGH WATERS 39: MORE WORDS FOR HARD TIMES
time is set for now northern-bound train in the know heed the gold beckon ~~~~~~~~~Words of wisdom from the wisest and richest man in history: 3:14 For her proceeds are better than the profits of silver, And her gain than fine gold. 8:10 Receive my instruction, and not silver, And knowledge rather than choice gold; … Continue reading Gold Rush: a haiku
Kenneth E. Hagin quotes “Do not have any anxiety about anything.” ― Kenneth E. Hagin, Casting Your Care Upon The Lord “Jesus paid for salvation for every man, woman, boy, and girl who would ever live on this earth. But people must believe on Jesus and receive Him as their own Savior before salvation can … Continue reading Quotes from a man of faith and words
He went to the rock in time to witness the waves spitting spurting foams ~~~~~~~He thinks he should write this letter to her to report his whereabouts. "My dearest love: You have heard that I come to the ocean to visit the rock. Yes, I have just returned safely to my well-heated room, warm, filled … Continue reading perfect love, he wrote again: a haiku story
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?
no words can utter how much the traveler miss home on such a fine eve ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The evening is just too beautiful and makes one think of home sweet home. Look upon Zion, the city of our appointed feasts; Your eyes will see Jerusalem, a quiet home, A tabernacle that will not be taken down; … Continue reading random thoughts: miss home
every new day starts with light and fresh promises to feed yearning hearts ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ [ Seeing the Invisible ] Therefore we do not lose heart. Even though our outward man is perishing, yet the inward man is being renewed day by day. (2 Corinthians 4:16 [Full Chapter]) Psalm 96:2 Sing to the Lord, bless His … Continue reading light and fresh promises
dawn is beautiful dayspring colors our best youth joyous and faithful ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 2 Samuel 23:3-5 New Living Translation (NLT) 3 The God of Israel spoke. The Rock of Israel said to me: ‘The one who rules righteously, who rules in the fear of God, 4 is like the light of morning at sunrise, like a morning without … Continue reading dayspring colors our best youth
they walk hand in hand strolling along land and sand not worrying future
one morning waking through doorway coldness seeping warm light is rising
shine as bright as sky shine like the white star above traveler moves forward
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
The word ' I ' is an interesting word. In the mind it means a variety of identities. Fiction and non-fiction. Often a man missreads his own mind, and assumes that his imagined person is really who he is. The human mind is imperfect. It cannot filter out lies and deceptions automatically like a proofreader. … Continue reading the best mind filter
Here we are, at the cross road of life. We each know the place from which we have come. We do not know where we are going. We each must choose now. Indeed, the more we read the words of God, the more we realize how little we know God. How can we ever know … Continue reading “A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters” chapter 25 – the power of words
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
Sound and mind are two separate words, each having its own unique meaning. But sound does influence our thoughts. However, interestingly in English the two together "sound mind" means your mind is functional in the natural human society. The word sound takes on another meaning: rational; able to make reasonably acceptable decision; functional. All are relative … Continue reading “A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters” chapter 20 – sound and mind
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?
Mark 13 New Living Translation (NLT) Jesus Foretells the Future 13 As Jesus was leaving the Temple that day, one of his disciples said, “Teacher, look at these magnificent buildings! Look at the impressive stones in the walls.” 2 Jesus replied, “Yes, look at these great buildings. But they will be completely demolished. Not one stone will … Continue reading Jesus Foretells the Future: the first of the birth pains, with more to come.
The divine breakthrough has finally come when the words of truth is being obeyed and applied in our daily lives in Christ. The mindman has discovered. The revelation: Why are souls so easily held in captivity by the enemy from the spiritual realm? Because the mind is idle and embraces anything that does not require … Continue reading Megatrend – Continue with the battlefield in the mind: Why are souls so easily held in captivity
I prayed to the Lord that I could be more discerning in the spirit and I would like to know how to worship Him like the way many people of faith do. I have recently watched the testimonies of individuals living a life of worship, for example, Heidi Baker. I was convicted that I do … Continue reading A reference book for journey to God’s grace
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!
In the previous post, the mindman realizes that there are many old variables in his mind that merely need cleaning up. But what to clean and how to clean them? This are the issues he is addressing here.When he looks into his mind, he finds that the only substance is made up of words -mainly … Continue reading My real life (10): Beware of the mind’s languages
A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters” chapter 13: uneXpectedly; daY; amaZed. The word that stands for “X” today is “UNEXPECTEDLY”. “UNEXPECTEDLY”: this is a word which many Christians would want to avoid or at least delay as long as possible. But the word of Jesus is clear: “But take heed to yourselves; lest … Continue reading A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters” chapter 13: uneXpectedly; daY; amaZed.
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 personal note: As my second 'career' (voluntary and not paid), I studied wellness promotion and community health administration including Health Psychology in my post graduate academic pursuit. One interesting aspect was the focus on health behavior modification. The tools I acquired were practical in the physical realm and of some use in helping a … Continue reading Psychology vs. Christianity
Today the spiritual mindman deals with the 'scientific' way of the natural formation of the mind. Good news and bad news for a nonspiritual mindman. Good news: you will know how your mind has been formed or is being formed. Bad news: you will not be able to dematerialize such conditions unless you transform your … Continue reading My Real Life (8): my mind is not a bundle of pre-conditioning!
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’
Love and faith go hand in hand. Without faith one cannot appropriate the love of God. Faith: Like love, God initiated this word in us so that we may receive His good gifts. Faith is spiritual, concerning the unseen (in contrast to physical or anything that can be detected by the senses) realm and counting … Continue reading A dictionary for navigators on spiritual rough waters: chapter eleven -faith and hope
The Believer's AuthorityBy Andrew Wommack Is there someone in your life who just rubs you the wrong way? If there is, it may surprise you to learn that it’s not really that person who is creating the rub. There is someone else at work—your real Enemy—and he may be using them in an attempt to … Continue reading Beware of a humanistic view of things
It is obvious that every mind has his own agenda. This makes a Bible ‘teacher”s teaching life challenging. Although we all agree that we should be led by the Holy Spirit, who is our real teacher, when it comes to interpreting the Bible, every mind comes forth with its own agenda. Does this mean … Continue reading My real life: beware of the mind’s secret agenda!
Daily Practice makes a habit It takes time and patience to experience a renewal of your mind if you try to use your own efforts. The mindman has discovered. The mind is a habit forming thing. It has taken on years of practices to accumulate a lot of stuff which, unlike physical stuff, cannot be … Continue reading My real life: the mind is a habit
How To Overcome Doubt By Andrew Wommack audio teaching on this topic at: http://www.awmi.net/extra/audio/1046 No one is immune to doubt. It can and does happen to us all. You've just got to know how to handle it when it comes. Even the greatest men and women of God recorded in the Bible had to deal … Continue reading How to deal with untruth in our mind?
The mindman discovered that we exist by the mind of God.The mindman found this in his old draft. He updated and completed the post on this day of 5-27-2013. This is a confession of a transformed mind.______________________________On the first day of this last month of 2012, the mindman thought of existence.He has realized for quite … Continue reading My Real Life – confession of a transformed mind
Today's Bible word is GENERATION. The spiritual question is: What generation are you in? There are only two to choose from. Either you are in one or you are in the other. As all are in "this generation", this question must be answered by all. Tip: choose number 31! Matthew 11:16 “But to what shall … Continue reading What Generation are you in?