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Going to church, reading the bible, listening to Christian music will not advance your spiritual life. These activities may give you more understanding but until you are ready to lay down your life and take up your cross this leads nowhere.

What I am talking about is the sacrifice of self to advance the cause of Jesus Christ in the world. There is a destiny that God had for each of us that only we can personally discover. We can discover it only by detaching from the world and making ourselves available for the Holy Spirit. By detaching from the world--now you have time--the commodity that most Christians are not willing to give.

Jesus said, "Self-help is not help at all. Self-sacrifice is the way, to finding yourself, your true self. (Matthew 16:25)

"God has planted eternity in the human heart." (Ecclesiastes 3:11)

"Anyone who lets himself be distracted from the work I plan for him is not fit for the Kingdom of God." (Luke 9:62)

"The most important thing is that I complete my mission, the work that the Lord Jesus gave me." (Acts 20:24)

"We have been sent to speak for Christ." (2 Corinthians 5:20)

"We are God's workmanship, created in Christ Jesus, to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do." (Ephesians 2:10)

Albert Finch

Through His Spirit In The Inner Man

Posted 09-01-2023 at 10:46 PM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

"For this reason, I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, from whom the whole family in Heaven and earth is named, that He would grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened [kratos] with might [dunamis] through His Spirit in the inner man, that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may be able to comprehend with all the saints what is the width and length and depth and height-to know the love of Christ...
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September 1, 2023 - Exhortation

Posted 09-01-2023 at 06:27 PM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

Don't limit your thinking, because God wants you to catch the wind of His Spirit as you break out and break forth into the new thing that He has in store for you. Learn how to MOVE ON and FORWARD into the NEW! Don't live in the past but move into your future in the Lord.

Lift up your head to the Lord and let the King of glory come in and wage war through you – giving you the power to take the land. (Psalm 24) He does not want you to get stagnant but to come alive! Lean into the Lord...
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Changing Mindsets

Posted 09-01-2023 at 03:01 AM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

Although God will bless His people, there are some things that He will not agree with--for example, our religious mindsets. The Holy Spirit cannot stay and dwell in these wrong concepts as they are contrary to the truth, because He is the Spirit of Truth.


The FIRST mindset is one that most Christians can be guilty of. Either consciously or unconsciously, WE ARE TRYING TO CHANGE OUR OLD NATURE (OLD MAN) AND IMPROVE OURSLEVES....
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