And I will give you shepherds after my own heart, who will feed you with knowledge and understanding (Jer. 3:15 ESV) What a remarkable prophetic utterance for our days! Please re-read that verse above again and ensure you get the full weight of it. The LORD speaking through the Prophet says He will give His
Then said the LORD unto Moses, Behold, I will rain bread from heaven for you; and the people shall go out and gather a certain rate every day, that I may prove them, whether they will walk in my law, or no (Exod. 16:4 KJV). The Lord provided manna for the Israelites every single day
Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom (Col. 3:16 KJV). The Lord has commanded us to feast upon the words of Christ. In fact, whenever you take Holy Communion, the bread and the wine are symbols of His Word that you have received and believed! Feasting is not just eating.
Moreover he said unto me, Son of man, eat that thou findest; eat this roll, and go speak unto the house of Israel (Ezek. 3:1 KJV) The experience of Ezekiel described above teaches us great lessons about what spiritual food is and what it means to feed spiritually. Do you remember Jesus telling Peter to
As newborn babes, desire the pure milk of the word, that you may grow thereby, (1 Pet. 2:2 NKJ) When babies are born, they are completely human with all the structures that make up a human body. However, before they can effectively benefit from the full potential in their minds and bodies, they have to
He who eats My flesh and drinks My blood has eternal life, and I will raise him up on the last day. For My flesh is true food, and My blood is true drink. (Jn. 6:54-55 NAS) Jesus told His listeners that they would have to eat His flesh, and drink His blood, for them
Like newborn babies, crave pure spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up in your salvation, (1 Pet. 2:2 NIV) Knowing how to grow spiritually in Christ is quite an easy task. Have you ever seen a baby that is born? You certainly have! What is the main thing the baby needs to
But He answered and said, “It is written, ‘Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that proceeds out of the mouth of God.’” (Matthew 4:4 ) Fasting and prayer are important aspects of a perpetual victorious Christian life. However, there is a type of fasting that God actually forbids. The statement