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The Great Awakening: As Revealed Here Five Years Ago   1 comment

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This is from the blog Real Christianity:

I have been writing about the current Great Awakening since I began this blog in May of 2011. Though it remains in the early stages, there should no longer be any doubt that it is coming forth.

         When I first received the revelation and told a few of my associates, they had yet to see any indicators. And as I have explained a few times on this site in other posts, as time passed, they reported back that they were certainly seeing them. Remember, when the Lord brings something forth gradually over time it looks to most observers as not a new thing at all; it merely looks like life as usual. But when one receives a revelation of what will happen beforehand and then observes it coming forth exactly as predicted, one has a front row seat, so to speak, of a revelation becoming reality.

In the five and half years of this blog I have often put forth truth that has been soundly rejected and even disparaged by some Christians. This is all part of the process. People in general resist change. People invested in untruth don’t appreciate their stock being depreciated or their beliefs being questioned. All Christians are, of course, completely ignorant of all things spiritual in the beginning. That’s why it’s a born again experience. The problem is that the majority appear to stay in the beginning and resist further development. They invest in certain doctrines and beliefs and resist the consideration of greater truth.

CHURCHES AS ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

I often use the elementary school illustration for churches in general. Why? –Because they are. Most churches, though they may be great places filled with wonderful people, are elementary. The majority of the Christians in these places do not care for greater truth. They do not want to graduate to the third or fourth grade. Thus, they remain unaware.

Anyone who spends a lot of time studying hard and doing in-depth research knows it is very difficult work. It is not the realm of the lazy. Christians who would rather take it easy can always find a place to fit in, because many churches are comprised of such people. This is not a knock against them but simply an acknowledgement of reality.

Some Christian groups make it to high school but they are very few and far between. Almost no churches at all in America ever get to the spiritual university level. This means individual Christians, if they want to grow, develop as strong and mature disciples, and gain greater truth and revelation, must do the vast bulk of it on their own.

YOU GOT YOUR GOSPEL WHERE? THE DESERT?

         For I would have you know, brethren, that the gospel which was preached by me is not according to man. For I neither received it from man, nor was I taught it, but I received it through a revelation of Jesus Christ. [Galatians 1:11-12]

The problem arises, however, that when the apostle Paul came back from Damascus and the desert, much of it being alone with the Lord for three years receiving revelation, and returned to Jerusalem, the first disciples he met up with did not fully believe his conversion. It is also why, later in his travels, many unbelieving Jews did not understand what he was talking about or trying to relate, and thus rejected his teachings. This is in part why Paul later found such great success among the Gentiles. They were less concerned about obeying cultural religious precepts and keeping up appearances within religious establishments and much more concerned with a practical application of real Christianity that changed their lives for the better.

It is obviously right and good to protect and stand for the ancient paths, as long as the ancient paths were authored by the Lord. It is terrible thing, however, to stand up and fight for untruth, false doctrines, bad narratives, and outright deception. The Christians who fall for this stuff and never correct it have only themselves to blame. I confess right now to you all, my readers, that I have believed stuff that turned out to be wrong, but as Paul said once, I believed it from ignorance. I didn’t know any better. It’s what the preacher said. It’s what the book author said. It’s what I was taught. Whatever. Through continuing study I discovered facts that proved unfacts wrong.

But again, with reference to Paul, the man who goes to the desert often finds he is no longer welcome when he returns. The people you used to hang with want you to junk all the new truth the Lord gave you and return to being a dummy. They will not work to be a better disciple and they get upset when their lack of greater discipleship is exposed. They get convicted. It is often the case that a person doesn’t have to say anything at all and still get a bad reaction. It is how the enemy works. The enemy goes into demonic derangement syndrome in a heartbeat and flies off the handle. Here is a case in point:

         And He came down to Capernaum, a city of Galilee, and He was teaching them on the Sabbath; and they were amazed at His teaching, for His message was with authority.

         In the synagogue there was a man possessed by the spirit of an unclean demon, and he cried out with a loud voice, “Let us alone! What business do we have with each other, Jesus of Nazareth? Have You come to destroy us? I know who You are—the Holy One of God!” [Luke 4:31-34] [1]

Do you notice how the Lord was being a real Man and speaking with great authority? And had the dunamis to back it up? That usually never happens in many churches. The Lord, however, during His ministry, was POWERFUL. He shook things up. The people were amazed. The religious leaders were shocked. He was a real man’s Man and beyond. People took notice. Sinners were instantly convicted. But demons were scared to death. That’s why the synagogue demon flipped out. And this is also why they flip out in churches when someone brings in some real truth that clashes with the accepted curriculum.

         People who have never been to the wilderness or the desert will usually never accept anything from the wilderness or the desert.

In the next post I will list some trends to watch for in the coming year. Until then I encourage you to look over some of my recent posts and especially posts that concern the Great Awakening. There is a search box in the left column entitled Seek and Ye Will Find.

But first, to read the prediction of five years ago, begin here: 2011: The Year in Review.

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False Wells of Water . . .Vision   2 comments

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This is from the blog Touching the King:

At 3.00pm this afternoon sitting quietly a vision passed before my eyes and as I saw what the LORD was giving me it was for the country of America for a time that is now upon us and will intensify ……

From a distance I saw what looked like a well. The wall was built, the bucket and the drawstring attached but as I approached closer to this well I realized straight away it wasn’t a well. It looked like one from a distance but there was no well to drop the bucket into the water into it was hard ground. The bucket would have only dropped 6 inches to a hard ground of stones and gravel. It was useless.

As I looked up I saw before me hundreds of wells they were all close together in one place it seemed there wasn’t much distance from well to another. They were all like the first well, built like the first well with the wall, bucket and drawstring but it wasn’t a well and there was no water just hard ground, stones and gravel.

Then I saw many hundreds of people wandering like vagabonds and in the distance glistening buildings though not churches. The clothes they had on were you could see very expensive but were now torn with holes in them but they had polished shoes. They were all lost. Some were single, others you could see were part of a family but they were separate and not communicating with one another.

I could see that their lips were parched, severely parched and sores were breaking out on their lips. The sun was blasting down. There were no clouds in the sky, there was no rain. It was incredibly hot and getting hotter and it was set to be intensified even more.

I could see the children crying and trying to catch the attention of their parents but the adults ignored them as they walked around not knowing where they were going but going from one well to another round and around. They were shuffling. Despite this shuffling I saw the men were trying to keep their shoes polished from the dust.

There were now so many people covering great distances all going from one well to another but there was no water. The wells which looked like wells were not. I saw many fall down and die. No one around them took any notice they walked around them to the next well. More and more people died stumbling and falling. I noticed though it was more adults than children that fell down.

Then I saw many of the people trying to sell their jewels, their clothes and their belongings for water but no-one wanted them. There were so many they were piled high beside each well. It looked like a trash site. As the sun came down I saw it melt everything on these piles beside the wells and you could see the formation of golden calves in different stages some smaller than others.

I saw many on their knees beside these golden calves both adults of men and women and they were both praying and cursing God out of the same breath……

Then I saw the LORD in the Throne Room His back was turned against these people but tears were falling down upon His face …….

The vision ended ……