Why is it when God speaks, often the opposite happens in our lives. Have you ever received a prophetic word or encouraging dream from God then suddenly life takes a nosedive? This isn’t meant to discourage you. Some really good people give up on their prophetic promises thinking they’ve missed it. In reality, God gave you prophetic revelation as encouragement for a tough time.
Tattoos used to be for sailors, bikers, and criminals! But now tattoos are quickly becoming an acceptable part of society. What was once considered rebellious is now mainstream. So many people have tattoos and they are often very symbolic.
People are having nightmares all the time and often they are recurring. I had a recurring nightmare from age twelve to nineteen where I would be dreaming and suddenly there would be a strong evil presence. Gripped with fear, I tried to run but would be stuck or only able to move in slow motion. I would find myself running through my house screaming at the top of my lungs. Living with me was interesting!
Sudden Changes Doug Addison May 14, 2014 May is a time when new things will spring forth and begin to come together. Watch for doors and opportunities to open suddenly. We are entering into a new time of things happening suddenly. Webster’s dictionary defines the word suddenly as “happening quickly without warning.” It is time to be …Read Full Post
If you are like most people, you might be tempted to put things off that you know you need to do. This is called procrastination. Unfortunately, people procrastinate so much these days. They unknowingly develop a lifestyle of avoidance instead of breaking through.
Want to know one of my secrets for hearing the voice of God? Well, I journal 365 days a year. When I started doing this a few years ago, my ability to hear God sky-rocked. I have found that if I make a habit of journaling something small, first thing in the morning, then I am more likely to remember my dreams. And I remember things that God spoke to me or that happened.
Did you ever wake up from a dream that stayed with you like an un-erasable memory? Or wake up and the dream vanishes right away? Here are my tried-and-true tips to help you remember your dreams:
I’ve been walking with God on and off for a good portion of my life. But in 1991 something switched on in my spirit and I began hearing God on a deeper level. I didn’t understand what I was hearing and was quite immature in sharing it with people. But over the years I have learned a lot.
One amazing way that God can speak to us is through our dreams at night. Unfortunately, most people don’t understand them. Many people are wondering, ”What do my dreams mean?” After interpreting thousands of dreams for people, I began to notice patterns. Several dream themes seemed to be common in many of the people I came in contact with. Dreams like flying, falling, teeth coming loose, running or being chased, having a baby, showing up naked, going to the bathroom in public … recognize any of these? Chances are you have had one or more of these common dream themes.
A couple of years ago God began to speak to me about using our spiritual gifts in a different way to produce better results. This is important because God wants to update your gifts to be more effective in today’s culture. Too often people get stuck in a rut of using their spiritual gifts the same way over and over, even if they are not producing good results.