January 16, 2019

Verse of the Day

Then Jesus went to work on his disciples. “Anyone who intends to come with me has to let me lead. You’re not in the driver’s seat; I am. Don’t run from suffering; embrace it. Follow me and I’ll show you how. Self-help is no help at all. Self-sacrifice is the way, my way, to finding yourself, your true self. What kind of deal is it to get everything you want but lose yourself? What could you ever trade your soul for?

Matthew 16:24 MSG

They overcame, defeated, conquered him (Satan) by the blood of the Lamb, and the bold, words of their testimony, witness; …. Revelation 12:11

The blood of the Lamb is the blood of Jesus Christ shed on Calvary’s tree for the sin of the world.

What then is the words of our testimony? The bold words of our witness?

A testimony refers to a formal written spoken statement, especially one given in a court of law. Testimony is the evidence or proof provided for the existence or appearance of something, a public recounting of a religious conversion or experience. Synonyms: evidence, sworn statement, attestation, affidavit. —Culled from Google

The blood of the Lamb and the bold words of our testimony overcomes the devil!

Your testimony and mine is our bold witness in words and action of what has taken place in our hearts.

David’s testimony empowered him. He overcame fear, and opposition; he glorified God! 1 Samuel 17

What then is your God story? What is your testimony? What is your bold witness?

I have heard enough of your life story, your successes and failures, your achievement, and accomplishment.

I want to hear your testimony! The bold word of what God has done in you, through you, and for you! Your testimony is that which Christ is written all over with the blood of the Lamb! David a teenager chasing after a lion and bear? 1 Samuel 17:34-36

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