How many times have we found a promise in God's Word or realized a step God led us into and in our zeal shared it with people only to be criticized? It is a mistake to believe that others will be as excited about what God is doing in our lives as we are. Rather than celebrating with us, they wil ..
God has deposited His ideas, plans, and desires within our hearts. He has a beautiful course laid before each of us just waiting to be discovered. Today, we have in our hearts interests, hopes, and dreams, many of them are truly God given. He is the One Who planted them in us like a seed. Now He ..
Fear has kept many people from living in their dreams. Fear that they would not make the right decisions, fear of the unknown, or fear of what others might think of them. While these are all real fears, they are all based on wrong information. Fear is simply faith in the wrong things. Faith ..
Before we can experience the God-given dreams He wants to give each of us, first His delight must become our delight. Notice what Psalm 37:4 says, "Delight yourself also in the Lord, and He shall give you the desires of your heart" (NKJV). To delight is to be soft or pliable in the Lord. It ..
God-given dreams are not always given in the night. Many are like pictures of the future which He paints on the canvas of our hearts. God-given dreams will cause us to begin to desire specific things that actually are God-inspired desires. They will continue to increase in us, coming into focus ..
There have always been men and women who would not allow the restrictions of their surroundings to limit their faith or their dreams. These were people who seemed to stand head and shoulders above others and who would stretch their faith and themselves to see God's plan fully come to pass. T ..
Jesus was full of and controlled by the Holy Spirit (http://dennisburkeministries.org/books/yielding-to-the-holy-spirit)! This will be said of us when we walk in the Spirit. Jesus was born of the Holy Spirit, free from the dominion of sin. Through simple faith in His sacrifice, we have been born ..
Proverbs 16:3 says, "Roll your works upon the Lord — commit and trust them wholly to Him; He will cause your thoughts to become agreeable to His will, and so shall your plans be established and succeed" (AMP). As we roll our works upon the Lord, the Holy Spirit causes our thoughts to b ..
The first type of relationship we can experience is the Spirit within us. The next level is to become the dwelling place of the Holy Spirit. And the third level of our relationship with the Holy Spirit is found in the book of Acts. "But you shall receive power, ability, efficiency and might&mdas ..
We are living in the age of the Holy Spirit. At the end of His ministry, Jesus said He would send the Holy Spirit to lead us into the truth that He came to reveal. In John 7:38 Jesus was speaking of the Holy Spirit when He said, "He who believes in Me, as the Scripture has said, out of his h ..