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
Words of Prophecy:
*____"Irrepressible joy" is one of the chief fruits of obedience [faith and love] - leading one into further obedience
[in My Strength].
"irrepressible"- not capable of being repressed, controlled, or restrained [in
this case, by the tactics of the Enemy];
____...."Do not be grieved, for the joy of the LORD is your strength".... Nehemiah 8:10 NASB
...."the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control".... Galatians 5:22-23 NASB
____Joy[divine strength and assurance] is the spontaneous fruit of one gaining a revelation of the Father's Will [Word] - for "revelation" [hearing and seeing]produces a deep and ongoing assurance [faith] in
____...."So faith [comes] from hearing, and hearing by the [anointed] word of Christ"....
Romans 10:17 NASB
____ ...."Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see [both know and understand] God [and His highest purpose]".... Matthew 5:8 NASB
[divine assurance] and strength [joy] flood the hearts of the lovers of God who live in awe of Him".... Proverbs 14:26 The Passion
Prayer of Proclamation:
____Father, we thank You and praise You that
You have created in us holy hearts - hearts that are overflowing with the fruit of Your Spirit on a continual basis. We continually rejoice in the magnificent Provision that You have made for us IN Christ - and we give You all praise and honor and glory, in
Jesus' Name. Amen.
...."Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice! Let your gentle spirit be known to all men. The Lord is near.
Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all comprehension, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus".... Philippians 4:4-7