FIRE BY NIGHT
By Glenn H. Jackson
Upon Reflections" [of The Father's Heart]
...."You, in Your great compassion, did not forsake them in the wilderness; The pillar of cloud did not leave them by day, to guide them on
their way, or the pillar of fire by night, to light for them the way in which they were to go".... Nehemiah 9:19 NASB
STANDING PERFECTLY "IN THE GAP"
Words of prophecy:
* The "feelings" [pressures] that arise while one is bearing another's burden [spiritually in intercessory prayer] are "transitory". So endure [in faith, love
and obedience] until the victory [breakthrough] is obtained - knowing [having a revelation of the fact] that your prayers have not been in vain, and that they will bear much fruit for the Kingdom in the glorious days ahead.
existing for a short time only; passing;
...."for we walk by faith [love], not by sight [feelings]".... 2 Corinthians 5:7 NASB
takes the continual exercising of an absolute faith [working through an "abiding" love and manifesting in a perfect obedience] in one's own life for them to stand perfectly "in the gap" for those that the Father has placed on their heart [in their sphere of
...."Bear one another's burdens, and thereby fulfill the law of Christ [which is the law of Love]".... Galatians 6:2 NASB
Prayer of Proclamation:
Father, we thank You and praise You that You have raised us up a people who are willing to lay down our lives that others might enter into the perfect liberty that was purchased for them at the
Cross. In light of these things, we set ourselves to obey You in even the smallest details of our own lives - KNOWING that the "death" [of the self-life] that works in us will cause Your Life and Light and Love to flow freely through us into the lives of those
You have set in our path. And we declare it DONE [on an ongoing basis] in Jesus' Name - to Your greatest Glory. Amen.
...."For we who live are constantly being delivered over to death
for Jesus' sake, so that the life of Jesus also may be manifested in our mortal flesh. So death works in us, but life in you".... 2 Corinthians 4:11-12 NASB