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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
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Seeking Communion - September 15, 2021

Posted 09-15-2021 at 01:13 AM by Albert Finch

The Lord does not call you to walk your walk alone. He has not called you to walk through testing, trials, and triumphs, alone. He has not caused you pain that was unnecessary. He has not given you more than you're able to carry -- within yourself,you must learn -- 'Lean upon Him.'

Today is the day the he pours fresh oil into your understanding. He does not want you left to your own understanding. He wants His understanding to bring you under Him, to stand up in Him. So that no matter what happens – on your left, on your right, below or above – you are standing under Him.

For He comes as a jealous husband today, and places His mantle over you. As Boaz threw his cloak over Ruth, He throws over you His glory. He says He will be the lifter of your head – His glory – what He has done on the Cross -- your glorified, risen, Savior. The mantle He puts upon you will be grace; will be a sound mind. For He devours all that devour you, and He comes against all that comes against you. For He has not left you to stand alone.


Detach from your understanding. Learn to soar high in His understanding. Let His understanding bring you into a higher way of thinking, into a higher way of living, on the highway of holiness, for as you are advancing in your Christ calling He causes you to walk in peace, and in power, and in a sound mind.

Bring down imaginations. Bring down fear, and break its assignment. Do not shake hands with the snake of deception, but extend your hands in glory. For know as Moses lifted up his hands, so the battle changed. Lift your hands, so the battle will change. For when you lift your hands, you are signaling to Hell that you are in the resurrection power.

Lift your hands, even though they may be weary, lift them.

Let His Spirit come, and let Him lift your hands high into the Spirit, so that He can cause you to soar above circumstances, through the midst of circumstances – untouched by fire, but coming forth in a sound mind.

Knowing He is not only in you, but He is guiding you through as He is establishing a people who will establish His Kingdom. For He calls you, "His establisher,' but He waits for your yes, and your amen. You say, 'So be it', so it shall be done to you, according to His word.

"That the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give unto you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of Him: the eyes of your understanding being enlightened; that you may know what is the hope of His CALLING........" - Ephesians 1:17,18
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