“And He said to them, ‘Go into all the world and preach the gospel to every creature.’” Mark (NKJV)
Many of our greatest history-makers followed the Holy Spirit’s leading.
In 1492 Christopher Columbus risked his life as he followed the Holy Spirit’s leading to an uncharted
King James, the King of England who gave us the first modern translation of the Bible, proclaimed in 1606 the authority for the three ships to set sail on charter by way of the Virginia Company. He wrote in the 1st Virginia Charter, “We, greatly commending and graciously accepting of their desires to the furtherance of...Christian religion to such a people as yet live in darkness…”
John Smith, Reverend Hunt and Capt. Newport were among the group of weary travelers aboard those three ships who dropped anchor at
They erected a cross on the land and prayed a prayer of dedication to the God who led them to it. After Hunt prayed and asked for God’s blessings, he read Acts 26: 17-18. While reading the scriptures he was overwhelmed by God’s Spirit to the point he was gripped with emotion. He raised his trembling hands and eyes to heaven and prayed, “From these shores the Gospel shall go forth to not only this
On this day in 1607 the first permanent British settlement in
As we celebrate our country’s founding principles today we should look at the sacrifices made by our ancestors for the freedom of our nation. Columbus, King James, and John Smith are just a few of those who’ve sacrificed for us. What are we doing to carry on their work? Let’s never take for granted the sacrifices made by so many for our country.
The Holy Spirit leads, guides and directs every Christian. It is up to us to follow His leading.
Teach your children about the heritage of this great country, and that when they follow the Holy Spirit’s leading, they to can become History Makers. Our future depends on it.
Dear Lord, Help me to follow Your leading and not be ashamed of the gospel of Christ, for I know it is the power that
Living Life on Purpose by Lysa TerKeurst
Be ready to share biblical truths of God in your home, community, school and church anytime the Holy Spirit nudges you to.
Be diligent and determined to read your Bible. You will know God’s heart the more you read it, and the Holy Spirit will reveal what you need to do as you read.
Get on your knees and ask God to take full possession of your life, so that you can be at His disposal.
Are you faithful to follow the Holy Spirit in the small things? He may test you to see if you really mean business.
Following the Holy Spirit is not a matter of feeling, but faith. We don’t follow feelings but God’s promises. Your faith grips Gods heart into action and when He sees you living in faith battles are won and history is made
I Corinthians 2: 9-10, “But as it is written: ‘Eye has not seen, nor ear heard, nor have entered into the heart of man the things which God has prepared for those who love Him.’ But God has revealed them to us through His Spirit. For the Spirit searches all things, yes, the deep things of God.” (NKJV)
Acts 1:8, “But you shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be witnesses to Me in
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