Matthew 10:16-20 Behold, I send you out as sheep in the midst of wolves. Therefore, be wise as serpents and harmless as doves. But beware of men, for they will deliver you up to councils and scourge you in their synagogues. You will be brought before governors and kings for My sake, as a testimony to them and to the Gentiles. But when they deliver you up, do not worry about how or what you should speak. For it will be given to you in that hour what you should speak; for it is not you who speak, but the Spirit of your Father who speaks in you.
Dear Readers: I have some astonishing news. As many of you know, a judge made a politically motivated decision which wrongfully denied me a new trial. Admittedly, the first two days were very hard. I had a root of bitterness in me after my attorney gave me the news. Through much prayer and fasting, the Spirit of the Lord reminded me to overcome my despair. I am currently very much at peace. Praise God! You see, the Lord reminded me that I have a battle to fight for His namesake. This evil and tyrannical, racist and unjust justice system is attempting to stop myself and others from publicly proclaiming the name of my Lord and teaching His Word worldwide. They are trying to stifle our God-given creativity by silencing our faith. I am here to tell you folks that fascism is alive and well in present day America.
The first couple of days, my flesh was troubled. It caused me to focus on myself and how I have been wronged. I was tormented and discouraged. I felt victimized and defeated. I prayed and cried to my Lord repeatedly and He answered my prayers. On the third day, I instantly knew peace. The Lord awakened my spirit and opened my eyes. He put it on my heart that I have been anointed to serve Him. Hallelujah! He said, “Son, your captivity is necessary; for you have a mission to complete.” (more…)