Isaiah 61:1 The Spirit of the Lord God is upon Me, Because the Lord has anointed Me To preach good tidings to the poor; He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted, To proclaim liberty to the captives, And the opening of the prison to those who are bound;
While I am very encouraged about last night’s “victory” I am also concerned. We as a people cannot put our trust in any man to save us. (The only Man who can, already did!). We must not grow prideful or arrogant. It is not a time to fall asleep but more than ever this should be the time to be sober, prayerful, and repentant.
As a health trainer I have many people who come to me to “fix” there health problems. Many of them think that just hiring a trainer will magically make them healthy. “I have a trainer so I should be losing weight. . .even though I am still eating garbage and only giving “half -*$$” efforts at the gym”. Hiring a trainer won’t make you healthy or fit if YOU are not willing to do the work. NEITHER CAN electing a conservative president restore our nation to godliness if “we the people” don’t repent and return!
When I take a new client I pretty much set the path before them and call on them to choose. I believe that is what God is calling us to do in this day and hour. How will we answer that call?
Deut 30:19 I call heaven and earth as witnesses today against you, that I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing; therefore choose life, that both you and your descendants may live;