Short Takes…

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Dear Prayer Warriors,

For those of you who are not on certain Social Media sites, I publish “Short Takes” every day.   Below are the takes for last week.  I pray they bless you  and keep you striving toward a full Kingdom walk ‘for such a time as this!’

God Bless,

 Michele

The Kingdom of God is established in this season as the remnant stands.  Those with ears to hear:   Arise!

Knowing a lot of facts simply means you know a lot of facts.  Knowing God’s truth…therein lies wisdom.  Seek His truth! 

For every battle you win through Him there is

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Do You Dwell In Duplicity?

 

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I pray this finds you well and prospering.  A concept that kept surfacing for me all week is hypocrisy.  I have spent some time pondering hypocrisy and the fruit thereof in one’s life.  The dictionary gives insincerity, pretense, duplicity, two-faced, falseness, unfaithfulness and double minded as synonyms of hypocrisy.

What is Your Life Worth?

Job 27:8 says, “For what is the hope of the hypocrite, though he may gain much, if God takes away his life [KJV soul]?”  This reading was my first and profound encounter … Read the rest

Pray the States!

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 Seek: Stay EquippedEmpowered, Kingdom focused! 

In Esther’s Warriors Ministry we are ‘praying the states.’   We pray weekly for each state in the order of admission to the Union.  Our Nation now more than ever needs consistent, diligent prayer cover state by state.  This week please cover New Hampshire admitted to the Union June 21, 1788, in prayer.  Pray for wisdom and discernment for the political leaders, pastors and church leaders, the people residing in New Hampshire and for all in our Nation.

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How Do You Maintain The Net?

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Seek: Stay Equipped, Empowered, Kingdom focused! 

Can you believe that we are entering the last week of February already?  When you hear that time is sped up believe that it is so.  Do you ever remember such a swirl of happenings as we see daily in the news?  In your lifetime do you remember such recurrent cataclysmic weather events?  Now is certainly the time to walk ever close to Jesus and let Him guide your every step.

How Long Have You Toiled?

What better time than the Lenten season to “launch out … Read the rest

Can Love Heal a Broken Heart?

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Seek: Stay Equipped, Empowered, Kingdom focused! 

While looking through some discounted Valentine’s Day decorations at a local store, I found a beautiful slate heart with a soft pattern of roses and the word love boldly placed in the center.

There were a few flaws on the heart but I was sure it could be restored.  I took it to the salesclerk to ask for an additional discount.  She spoke into her headpiece to her supervisor, “I have a woman holding a heart of stone that is chipped.  She would like a discount.”  I Read the rest

Who Has Your Heart?

A Lenten Reflection

This week will see a flurry of retail activity to try to make Valentine’s Day a memorable one for those we love.  To really be unforgettable to our loved ones is to be in the spirit of a generous heart all year long.  Having a generous heart means walking in love.  “Love…bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.  Love never fails.”  (1 Corinthians 13:7-8a)   Read that a few times.  Notice the word all.  This means despite the words spoken or the circumstances that do not go exactly as we would script them.  … Read the rest

Time for a Vision Check?

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Seek: Stay Equipped, Empowered, Kingdom focused!          

As we enter this last week of January I pray that you have been able to strengthen your foundation in the Lord.  The first month is so important to set the tone for the year ahead.  Maintaining a solid relationship with Jesus makes all things possible for those who believe.

 How is Your Vision?

At the beginning of each year we discuss vision.  I believe this subject bears review at least once a year in every believer’s walk. Sometimes in life your vision can become clouded or

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The Inauguration of Solitary Prayer

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 Seek: Stay Equipped, ,Empowered, Kingdom focused!  

I pray this finds you well and settling in to the rhythm of 2013.  Today is Inauguration Day in the United States of America.  The Inauguration ceremony marks the beginning of the Presidential term of office.  To inaugurate is to initiate or ordain a new order within the White House.  This first month is a perfect time for each of us to begin anew and to set our own house in order for the coming season.

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Join A Day to Pray: January 20, 2013

 

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 Mark your calendar now and join your prayers with others on January 20 that God will ‘heal our land.’

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Pray the States!

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In Esther’s Warriors Ministry we are ‘praying the states.’   We pray weekly for each state in the order of admission to the Union.  Our Nation now more than ever needs consistent, diligent prayer cover state by state.  This week please cover New Jersey admitted to the Union December 18, 1787, in prayer.  Pray for wisdom and discernment for the political leaders, pastors and church leaders, the people residing in New Jersey and for all in our Nation.

Each state is important in forming our United States of America.  We commit to pray for a different state each … Read the rest