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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
Christianity For those that believe in Jesus Christ.

Praying The Psalms - September 25, 2021

Posted Today at 02:32 PM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

My soul blesses the Holy Name of the Lord and forgets none of His benefits. (Psalm 103:1,2)

He pardons all of my sins, heals all my diseases, and redeems my life from the pit. (Psalm 103:3,4)

He crowns me with lovingkindness and compassion and satisfies my years with grace and favor so that my youth is renewed like the eagle. (Psalm 103:4,5)

As high as the heavens are above the earth, as far as the east is from the west, so far has He removed my sins...
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Learning Obedience

Posted Yesterday at 11:05 PM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

"...Because His heart was focused on the joy of knowing that you would be His, He endured the agony of the Cross and conquered its humiliation..." (Hebrews 12:2 TPT)

Before Christ endured His final wrestling match on the Cross, He learned obedience through the things He suffered. He grew His spiritual muscles by resisting a barrage of weighty temptations, including forty grueling days in the wilderness. With God's Word as a double-edged sword in His mouth, Jesus dispelled...
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Scripture Of The Day - September 24, 2021

Posted Yesterday at 09:41 AM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

Acts 1:4,8 - "He commanded them not to leave Jerusalem but to wait for what the Father had promised. But you shall receive power (ability, efficiency, and might) when the Holy Spirit has come upon you."

This power came through an encounter with God.

Some because of their fear of error, have said it's improper to seek for an experience with God.

For decades the church has been guilty of creating doctrine...
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Bold, Passionate, And Extremely Courageous

Posted 09-23-2021 at 09:42 PM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

Matthew 5:13,14,16 -- "You are the salt of the earth......You are the light of the world. A city that is set on a hill cannot be hidden. Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven."

The entire world is poised for swift, radical change. It is imperative that the Church embraces and fully receive a bold anointing once they become conscious of their Christ identity. This anointing will aid us in formulating preparations...
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Out Onto The Water

Posted 09-23-2021 at 12:07 AM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

2 Peter 1:4 - "By which He (God) has granted to us His precious and very great promises, so that through them you may become partakers of the divine nature, having escaped from the corruption that is in the world because of sinful desire."

Each of us has a promised land for our lives (our Christ calling). God's promises are key to us entering into the vision that God has given us. If you are in a desert God is ready to take you out -- time to move on from eating manna to...
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