By Glenn H. Jackson
"Reflections Upon Reflections" [of The Father's Heart]
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
THE PLACE OF "EXTREME CLOSENESS"
Words of prophecy:
must be found dwelling in the place of extreme closeness to Me that I have called you to, My beloved ones.
____...."How blessed is the one whom You choose and bring near to You To dwell in Your courts"....
Psalm 65:4 NASB
...."Your people will volunteer freely in the day of Your power; In holy array, from the womb of the dawn [the "inner chamber"]"....
Psalms 110:3 NASB
____In reality, we, as the children of God, are called to a place of "extreme closeness" to the Father [and His Word]. Regardless
of what one is called to in the Kingdom it is of the utmost importance for them to allow the Holy Spirit to establish in their heart what that means exactly in their case - day in and day out. If we are going to be a people who represent the Heart and Character
of the Father accurately then it is certain that we must be found spending quality time with Him each day.
____...."Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty.
But we all, with unveiled face, beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as from the Lord, the Spirit".... 2 Corinthians 3:17-18 NASB
____Father, we thank You and praise You that through the precious Blood of Jesus You have opened wide the door of entrance into Your Holy Presence for each and every one of Your
children. And we give you all praise and honor and glory in Jesus' Name. Amen.
____...."Let us then fearlessly and confidently and boldly draw near to the throne of Grace, that we may receive mercy
[for our failures] and find Grace to help in good time for every need [appropriate help and well-timed help, coming just when we need it]".... Hebrews 4:16 The Amplified Translation