By Kathy Norton
In the world, people find they accomplish the most when there is a common goal. For example, the struggling of apartheid being brought to extinction by President Mandela or the beginning of the Civil Rights Movement by Martin Luther King. In both instances, these leaders required followers touching and agreeing. By touching and agreeing, the burdens of humanity were eased and sometimes healed.
How much more does the power of agreement become a factor when believers in Christ Jesus- “Forsake not the assembling of themselves….”
Assembling can be a simple
act, a determined move to touch and agree. In these last days Christians desire to come together and join forces against the adversary of their souls. The afflictions, diseases, and trials of this world are brought to the throne of God, and as Jesus promised signs and wonders follow them that
Through the use of technology prayer lines have sprung up throughout the various states. On prayer lines are representatives from New Jersey to Georgia. These free conference calls provide more than a way of adjoining Christians. Through the expertise of the aged mothers, the exhortation of Paul to Timothy has come to fruition. The weak have been supported. The feeble-minded have been comforted and the unruly have been warned. Most important the precious name of the Lord Jesus Christ have been proclaimed. The invitation of Jesus Christ to receive the power of the Holy Ghost is being witnessed.
We rise early in the morning, 5 a.m. to be precise and gratefully acknowledge the God who woke us up. Surprisingly, there is anticipation in our early seeking the Lord. While diligently seeking Him, our supplications are answered by a loving, merciful God. For example, financial burdens have been lifted in just one day and healings occur right before our eyes. More significant than ever is the Body of Christ comes together in a Spirit of Unity.
Our struggles are not like the earlier Christians who hid in catacombs and they ran for their lives.
There is however a lethargy and slothfulness in the Body of Christ that can only be awakened through faith and prayer.
As we await His coming let us recognize the power of agreement and the Resurrection of Jesus Christ in our lives. You are invited to partake with Christ and His believers. We beckon you to join us Monday through Friday 5 a.m. at (712)775-7100 and hit code 879927#. If this is not an opportune time for you, I invite you to pray for mothers and children on Monday night at 9 p.m. Dial (530)881-1200 and hit code 879626#. This is a live radio program.
Till then be blessed!
Kathy Norton is a published Christian poet who has written a book entitled "Out of Egypt." She is also the blogger of Happy Neurons. Kathy can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org