Where God has established His name, and His Glory, there are rivers of living water flowing from Heaven. And they exist to bring the people Life.
There was a time I had a vision of waters flowing down from heaven, and these waters spread in four directions, as they fell to the platform and flowed out to empty room that would soon be a sanctuary. The ceiling opened up to heaven, for God had established that this would be a place people would come to seek Him, and His Glory would dwell among the people. It was a beautiful moment, in the middle of worship and intercessory prayer, to know that God had blessed this time and established the church to be His hands and feet!
…But one of the streams of water became murky when it left the platform.
The Kingdom of Heaven is for everyone. The blood of Christ was shed for everyone.
The Prince has entered the gates, given his life as a sacrifice to the people He represents, and come out again as King.
Are the Living Waters that flow from heaven into your congregations being stirred? How are they becoming murky? In what ways does the misinterpretation of God’s word cloud the judgement of mankind? In what ways has man stripped the Glory of God and all the wonders of His Fullness, to meet their own agendas?
Jesus Christ gives the living water. Anyone who drinks of it will never thirst again, (John 4:13-14) for the Holy Spirit brings the Living Water and it flows freely to all who believe (John 7:37-39), and are sealed for the day of Redemption (Ephesians 1:13-14).