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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
www.thekeys2kingdom.com
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The Voice Of One

Posted 01-04-2024 at 09:39 PM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

In Luke 3:2 the Word of God came to John the Baptist while he was alone in the wilderness. The programs of the "church" of that day were in full operation, yet John was called apart to be with the Lord alone.

So also today, there are those who are spiritually hungry and seeking something more, who likewise are being called apart to be alone with the Lord for a time of preparation. As a result of his being alone with the Lord, John came into a oneness with the Lord that...
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January 4, 2024 – Exhortation

Posted 01-04-2024 at 06:01 PM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

Many within the Church are experiencing an inner restlessness placed there by the Lord, which creates in them a yearning for more of God than they've ever experienced before.

The Lord is stirring up His Bride; filling her with deeper passion than she's ever known. She's yearning—longing for the living God—and nothing and no one else can satisfy that longing.

In His presence our nature is transformed so that we become the radiant Bride that shines with the very glory...
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Elimating The Giants

Posted 01-04-2024 at 12:32 PM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

God is making an offer to eliminate the giants in your life if you will agree to destroy any place where the enemy has a foothold:

1. Have you made an agreement with a lie?
2. Have you partnered with fear?
3. Have you resigned your situation to your circumstances instead of of what God has promised?
4/ Have you lost faith and hope for your situation?


To combat being pushed into a place of confinement by the enemy, where it feels like in...
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