Hope For The Oppressed


Life is very difficult at times and to be always upbeat just is not feasible. It is one of the many reasons Jesus came to the earth to begin with, for to comfort those who are oppressed of the devil! “How God annointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost and with power: who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed of the devil; For God was with him”.(Acts 10:38).

Jesus is the light in this dark world that satan is the god of. But as a Christian we are not ignorant of the many devices he tries to steer a Believer from living a good and righteous life. Paul spoke of how different times he would set out to be somewhere for the people, but was hindered by satan! “But we, brethren, being taken from you for a short time in presence, not in heart, endeavoured the more abundantly to see your face with great desire. Wherefore we would have come unto you, even I Paul, once and again; but satan hindered us”.(1 Thessalonians 2:17,18). “Lest satan should get an advantage of us: for we are not ignorant of his devices”.(2 Corinthians 2:11).

 

 

It is a strong faith that keeps our focus on God and with spiritual eyes we see all that Christ has already done on our behalf, for he has overcome the world and we have power over our enemies through the name of Jesus Christ. “Hear my prayer , O God; give ear to the words of my mouth. For strangers are risen up against me, and oppressors seek after my soul: they have not set God before them. Selah. Behold, God is mine helper: the Lord is with them that uphold my soul. He shall reward evil unto mine enemies: cut them off in thy truth. I will freely sacrifice unto thee: I will praise thy name, O Lord; for it is good. For he hath delivered me out of all trouble: and mine eye hath seen his desire upon mine enemies”.(Psalm 54:2-7).

 

 

Our life from time to time will have people in it that are not living for the Lord as we do, we need to keep in mind they will try their best to sway our belief and it is then we need to remember to stay in fear of God and not fear people. “I, even I, am he that comforteth you: who art thou, that thou shouldest be afraid of a man that shall die, and of the son of man which shall be made as grass; And forgettest the Lord thy maker, that hath stretched forth the heavens, and laid the foundations of the earth; and hast feared continually every day because of the fury of the oppressor, as if he were ready to destroy? and where is the fury of the oppressor?”.(Isaiah 51:12,13).

 

 

KEEP LOOKING UP FOR OUR REDEEMER LIVES AND IS COMING SOON!

 

 

 



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  1. As Christians we are to stand in the hedge when others are weakened by the storms of life. May our lights shine in a world where darkness seems more accepted. We are the difference in the body of Christ! Hebrews 13:1-3. Thank you for your kind words! God Bless You.
    Julia

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  2. We all go thru oppressive times and reach out for help in some form. Prayer to the Throne room of God Almighty moves mountains and He works on your behave God’s earthly Angels answer the call to assist. My heart is grateful and humbled at the same time. All praise glory to Father God for His earthly Angels. Above all praise and thanksgiving to our Savior Jesus Christ for His strength and love to hold us up during oppressive times. His Holy Spirit hears our prayers and delivers them to our Savior who our Heavenly Advocate before the Throne of God. I can’t possibly put into words the humbleness and gratefulness the Lord has shown me in a prayer answered. Father, thank you for your earthly Angels who hear your voice and answer your call! Humbly I ask Father for blessings, protection, and provision to them. In Jesus name. Amen.

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  3. Reblogged this on Thy Word is a Lamp and commented:

    Let this encouraging article speak to your heart as it did to mine. We all go thru oppressive times and reach out for help in some form. Prayer to the Throne room of God Almighty moves mountains and He works on your behave God’s earthly Angels answer the call to assist. My heart is grateful and humbled at the same time. All praise glory to Father God for His earthly Angels. Above all praise and thanksgiving to our Savior Jesus Christ for His strength and love to hold us up during oppressive times. His Holy Spirit hears our prayers and delivers them to our Savior who our Heavenly Advocate before the Throne of God. I can’t possibly put into words the humbleness and gratefulness the Lord has shown me in a prayer answered. Father, thank you for your earthly Angels who hear your voice and answer your call! Humbly I ask Father for blessings, protection, and provision to them. In Jesus name. Amen.

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