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Man On The Run

  • Ahab told Jezebel all that Elijah had done, and how he had killed all the prophets with the sword. Then Jezebel sent a messenger to Elijah, saying, 'So let the gods do to me, and more also, if I don't make your life as the life of one of them by tomorrow about this time!' When he saw that, he arose, and ran for his life, and came to Beersheba, which belongs to Judah, and left his servant there. But he himself went a day's journey into the wilderness, and came and sat down under a juniper tree. Then he requested for himself that he might die, and said, 'It is enough. Now, O Yahweh, take away my life; for I am not better than my fathers.' 1 Kings 19:1 WEB

    Yesterday Elijah was a man to be reckoned with. He had called down fire from heaven and defeated hundreds of false prophets at Mount Carmel (1 Kings 18:38). He had prayed for rain and broken a three year drought (1 Kings 18:42). He had even raced a horse on foot and won!

    Now he was a man on the run, fleeing for his life from that rotten Jezebel who hated him. One of the greatest prophets of the Bible was now scared, alone, depressed, and praying to die, even though he had seen so many powerful miracles in his life. Elijah was tired, burnt out, and he did not want to continue on. He prayed to end it. The Lord understood and told him to anoint Elisha, who would be his successor. Then He took Elijah home in a whirlwind.

    If you do anything meaningful for God, there will be resistance. Sometimes the greatest successes in life are followed by purely utter failure. There is often a backlash that often follows a breakthrough. So don't be alarmed if things suddenly go wrong after a major victory, this to will pass. We may not win every fight, but we will win the war. Stand your ground and stay in the battle. When you fall, get back up. What has been lost can be recovered. The end of a thing can be better than the beginning.

    Prayer: Heavenly Father I thank You for all that You do for me. Please strengthen me and confirm Your words to me. Let me know that I am in the right place, doing the right things. Help me recognize when You are speaking to me. In the name of Jesus Christ I pray.

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Debi Burton
Debi Burton Yes.....Lord Jehovah...... please let me know if I am pleasing you.... also strengthen me and please help me to acknowledge that I am serving you the way you want! In Jesus’s name I pray, Amen
September 29, 2019
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Patricia Walker
Patricia Walker

Amen. Good Sunday Morning! God Bless us all this day and those ahead that you give us. Grateful for a new day!!

Amen

September 29, 2019
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Kay Collinsworth
Kay Collinsworth

Amen!

September 29, 2019
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Wanda Pennington
Wanda Pennington

Amen!

September 29, 2019
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Jim Jarrell
Jim Jarrell

Amen! Thank You Lord!

September 29, 2019
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Dave and Sue Earlywine
Dave and Sue Earlywine

Amen,lead us Jesus and we will follow.

September 29, 2019
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Gail Sellu
Gail Sellu

Prayer: Heavenly Father I thank You for all that You do for me. Please strengthen me and confirm Your words to me. Let me know that I am in the right place, doing the right things. Help me recognize when You are speaking to me. In the name of Jesus Christ I pray..

Amen. Thank you you Lord.

September 29, 2019
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Dana Rozell
Dana Rozell

Amen!

September 29, 2019
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Linda Clark
Linda Clark

Amen!

September 29, 2019
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Kathy Banfield
Kathy Banfield

I LOVE that line: "We may not win ever fight but we WILL win the war!" We are more than conquerers, thanks to the Loird!

September 29, 2019
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Lynn Brown
Lynn Brown

Amen, thank You Lord!

September 29, 2019
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Mari Kaufmann
Mari Kaufmann

Dearest God let all I do be pleasing to you. Help me always to do what’s right. Help my Grandchildren. Praise God Amen 

September 29, 2019
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Celeste Strenn
Celeste Strenn

Amen 

September 29, 2019
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Marisa Jackson
Marisa Jackson

Amen!!

September 29, 2019
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Jose Simo
Jose Simo

Dear Father I thank You for all You do for me, that my desires always be to do the right things. Strengthen me with Your Holy Spirit to do what You want me to do, speak to me clearly so I understand. In Jesus name I pray, Amen. Let it be Your will oh Lord.

Thank you Pastor great message, God bless you. Have a wonderful and blessed Sunday. 

September 29, 2019
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Wesley Paulus
Wesley Paulus

Amen!

September 29, 2019
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Mary Pat Taylor
Mary Pat Taylor

Thank you for this! Just last night as I couldn't sleep, I was feeling discouraged becuase for the last two years, every time I feel like I'm moving forward and things are getting better, something bad happens to knock me back down again.  Really praying for a break when things go well for a good while soon! 

September 29, 2019
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Sandra Colby
Sandra Colby

THANK YOU HEAVEN  FATHER FOR LOVEING US

September 30, 2019
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Ed Frye
Ed Frye

Amen Lord!

September 30, 2019
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Sherry McCosh
Sherry McCosh

Father God, lead me to seek your will in all that I do, guide me daily with your word and your Holy Spirit who lives within me. Speak to me with words that I can understand and please protect my family and friends, In the name of Jesus Christ my Lord and Savior I pray.

Thank you Pastor Dion for this message. God bless you and Sylvia and protect you and your family!

October 1, 2019