Skip to comments.Open the doors of your sanctuary Invite all that are willing to see ,
Posted on 06/28/2011 5:24:55 PM PDT by Jedediah
Open the doors of your sanctuary ,
Invite all that are willing to see ,
Each and every color of skin ,
Invite them all so then you truly may begin ,
To worship Me in Spirit and Truth ,
Invite them all both the old and the youth ,
The weary , the poor ,the forsaken and lost ,
Bring them in at any cost ,
For I shall cover all your needs ,
For My heart for My children bleeds and bleeds ,
For every church and steeple , temple and sanctuary ,
To come together "AS ONE" and worship Me ,
For I AM God and One God alone ,
So come together "AS ONE" when you fill My home ,
For no matter your placement in society ,
You are all My children and this is what I desire to see ,
So come "AS ONE" for this is of My Spirit and true ,
For as you come "AS ONE" My fullness will then be with you ,
So do not sacrifice what I have already given to you to have ,
So I may release My joy and gladness and Be your Gilead and salve ,
For I AM ONE and so you must be , to enter into My Sanctuary . . .
Psalm 133 A song for pilgrims ascending to Jerusalem. A psalm of David. 1 How wonderful and pleasant it is when brothers live together in harmony! 2 For harmony is as precious as the anointing oil that was poured over Aarons head, that ran down his beard and onto the border of his robe. 3 Harmony is as refreshing as the dew from Mount Hermon that falls on the mountains of Zion. And there the Lord has pronounced his blessing, even life everlasting.
Acts 2:42-47 New Living Translation (NLT)
The Believers Form a Community 42 All the believers devoted themselves to the apostles teaching, and to fellowship, and to sharing in meals (including the Lords Supper), and to prayer.
43 A deep sense of awe came over them all, and the apostles performed many miraculous signs and wonders. 44 And all the believers met together in one place and shared everything they had. 45 They sold their property and possessions and shared the money with those in need. 46 They worshiped together at the Temple each day, met in homes for the Lords Supper, and shared their meals with great joy and generosity47 all the while praising God and enjoying the goodwill of all the people. And each day the Lord added to their fellowship those who were being saved.
Acts 2:46 Or and sincere heart
Deuteronomy 6 Obey God and Prosper 1 Now this is the commandment, the statutes and the judgments which the LORD your God has commanded me to teach you, that you might do them in the land where you are going over to possess it, 2 so that you and your son and your grandson might fear the LORD your God, to keep all His statutes and His commandments which I command you, all the days of your life, and that your days may be prolonged. 3 O Israel, you should listen and be careful to do it, that it may be well with you and that you may multiply greatly, just as the LORD, the God of your fathers, has promised you, in a land flowing with milk and honey. 4 Hear, O Israel! The LORD is our God, the LORD is one! 5 You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. 6 These words, which I am commanding you today, shall be on your heart. 7 You shall teach them diligently to your sons and shall talk of them when you sit in your house and when you walk by the way and when you lie down and when you rise up. 8 You shall bind them as a sign on your hand and they shall be as frontals on your forehead. 9 You shall write them on the doorposts of your house and on your gates.
10 Then it shall come about when the LORD your God brings you into the land which He swore to your fathers, Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, to give you, great and splendid cities which you did not build, 11 and houses full of all good things which you did not fill, and hewn cisterns which you did not dig, vineyards and olive trees which you did not plant, and you eat and are satisfied, 12 then watch yourself, that you do not forget the LORD who brought you from the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery. 13 You shall fear only the LORD your God; and you shall worship Him and swear by His name. 14 You shall not follow other gods, any of the gods of the peoples who surround you, 15 for the LORD your God in the midst of you is a jealous God; otherwise the anger of the LORD your God will be kindled against you, and He will wipe you off the face of the earth.
16 You shall not put the LORD your God to the test, as you tested Him at Massah. 17 You should diligently keep the commandments of the LORD your God, and His testimonies and His statutes which He has commanded you. 18 You shall do what is right and good in the sight of the LORD, that it may be well with you and that you may go in and possess the good land which the LORD swore to give your fathers, 19 by driving out all your enemies from before you, as the LORD has spoken.
20 When your son asks you in time to come, saying, What do the testimonies and the statutes and the judgments mean which the LORD our God commanded you? 21 then you shall say to your son, We were slaves to Pharaoh in Egypt, and the LORD brought us from Egypt with a mighty hand. 22 Moreover, the LORD showed great and distressing signs and wonders before our eyes against Egypt, Pharaoh and all his household; 23 He brought us out from there in order to bring us in, to give us the land which He had sworn to our fathers. 24 So the LORD commanded us to observe all these statutes, to fear the LORD our God for our good always and for our survival, as it is today. 25 It will be righteousness for us if we are careful to observe all this commandment before the LORD our God, just as He commanded us.
An excerpt and link would have been fine!
Yes, it would have been fine.
Thanks for posting the whole thing and allowing me to enjoy it without a lot of extra clicking.
“Yes, it would have been fine.”
And, if repeated thousands of times over every month would probably save a ton of server hard-drive space for Jim Robinson as well!!!
Wow. I never thought about it that way. That post wasted about 7000 characters. If we could save 7000 characters on 10,000 posts per month, that would be 70 MEGAbytes a month! That’s the equivalent of saving one $50 hard drive every 600 years! I see your point. Thanks!
Thank you Mark this picture truly speaks of the forsaken ones we need to go even to the state sanctuaries to get the word in the vessels so they may be set free and The Spirit of The Lord sees us all as Jesus creation !This humbles a spirit to go out and reach out even to the forgotten !!!!!
Thank you brother
AMEN! AMEN! AMEN!
MAKE IT SO, PLEASE, LORD, IN EVERY AREA AND FACET OF MY LIFE.
IN JESUS’ NAME.
Good News for the Oppressed
1 The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is upon me,
for the Lord has anointed me
to bring good news to the poor.
He has sent me to comfort the brokenhearted
and to proclaim that captives will be released
and prisoners will be freed.
2 He has sent me to tell those who mourn
that the time of the Lords favor has come,
and with it, the day of Gods anger against their enemies.
3 To all who mourn in Israel,
he will give a crown of beauty for ashes,
a joyous blessing instead of mourning,
festive praise instead of despair.
In their righteousness, they will be like great oaks
that the Lord has planted for his own glory.
4 They will rebuild the ancient ruins,
repairing cities destroyed long ago.
They will revive them,
though they have been deserted for many generations.
5 Foreigners will be your servants.
They will feed your flocks
and plow your fields
and tend your vineyards.
6 You will be called priests of the Lord,
ministers of our God.
You will feed on the treasures of the nations
and boast in their riches.
7 Instead of shame and dishonor,
you will enjoy a double share of honor.
You will possess a double portion of prosperity in your land,
and everlasting joy will be yours.
8 For I, the Lord, love justice.
I hate robbery and wrongdoing.
I will faithfully reward my people for their suffering
and make an everlasting covenant with them.
9 Their descendants will be recognized
and honored among the nations.
Everyone will realize that they are a people
the Lord has blessed.
10 I am overwhelmed with joy in the Lord my God!
For he has dressed me with the clothing of salvation
and draped me in a robe of righteousness.
I am like a bridegroom in his wedding suit
or a bride with her jewels.
11 The Sovereign Lord will show his justice to the nations of the world.
Everyone will praise him!
His righteousness will be like a garden in early spring,
with plants springing up everywhere.
Footnotes:Isaiah 61:1 Greek version reads and the blind will see. Compare Luke 4:18.Isaiah 61:2 Or to proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord.Isaiah 61:3 Hebrew in Zion.
The problem is when the forsaken ones in Bedlam have access to computers and can post threads on the Interwebs as if they were sane and didn't pretend to speak as if they were God. This is less than humbling and more than puzzling.