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Precision in a Scattered World
August 12, 2018

Precision in a Scattered World 

We should pray that God would grant that
His people know Him more deeply. 

Detailed – Defined – Fixed
Exact – Specific – Accurate
Precise 

Eph. 1:11-19 MSG

11-12 It’s in Christ that we find out who we are and what we are living for. Long before we first heard of Christ and got our hopes up, he had his eye on us, had designs on us for glorious living, part of the overall purpose he is working out in everything and everyone.13-14 It’s in Christ that you, once you heard the truth and believed it (this Message of your salvation), found yourselves home free—signed, sealed, and delivered by the Holy Spirit. This signet from God is the first installment on what’s coming, a reminder that we’ll get everything God has planned for us, a praising and glorious life.15-19 That’s why, when I heard of the solid trust you have in the Master Jesus and your outpouring of love to all the followers of Jesus, I couldn’t stop thanking God for you—every time I prayed, I’d think of you and give thanks. But I do more than thank. I ask—ask the God of our Master, Jesus Christ, the God of glory—to make you intelligent and discerning in knowing him personally, your eyes focused and clear, so that you can see exactly what it is he is calling you to do, grasp the immensity of this glorious way of life he has for his followers, oh, the utter extravagance of his work in us who trust him—endless energy, boundless strength!

Precise. The Holy Spirit for a number of years has directed The Church to be “intentional”. It now is clear that “precise” is a key word He is giving now to understand the “Last Days” mandate and duty for the Church. We are too scattered or underdeveloped as a Believing Body. Being precise, precision, is a work of the Holy Spirit. There’s no error in Him. The goal of God’s Believing Body is, even though there are errors in us, a “Precision” Work of God directives.

God I am the most imprecise person to be delivering this message. I’ve screamed, and yelled, preached with energy trying to get my finite mind to forcibly convey God’s love and work in His Church.  With frustration crying out all these things happening around us are “precise” in the kingdom! Romans 8:28 with other versus like, “I will not leave you or for sake you” are working with precision in the intricate plan of God. God is not at work in a vague or scattered way.

God you want me to teach and preach a Last Days message on being precise? Surely this will confound the wise. 1 Cor. 1:27

Today’s Christian has fallen in love with “Vague”. Unclear is now ok. Accurate is too scary. After all God and people just need to accept my flaws. Isn’t it strange that the human body works with many precise functions? Without thought the heart beats with precision. The Holy Spirit is working in us with Precision.

In the last 2 years I have discovered that my immune system needs repair. A few months ago a simple test was run on my condition. I didn’t understand the test but the expert did. He said words that still trouble me, “You are holding deep resentment toward someone”. He also said, “Young man forgive yourself!” I like being called young, LOL. Surely my immune system isn’t being affected by feelings of resentment. Prov. 18:21-23, 23:7 words and thoughts are health or decay!

Another person had a simple test performed in a separate case.  The result startled him. Your number one issue is greed. WHAT!!!! I don’t want to hear that. He told me that is strange that that came up. He said, “What do you think?” I said don’t put that on me you figure it out. Isn’t I wild that when we are shown ways to improve we are more focused on changing the test? Surely we need a second opinion.

To many people want to be king. I rule my world and sometime I want to rule yours. Do a test and swallow pride then overcome. You’ll be startled when God does His Precision work in you!

Ask yourself;

What am I participating in that strengthens my flaws?         (World Activity)

What am I participating in that strengthens my God given Gifts? (Holy Activity)

What do I want strengthened? This will determine where I seek strength. Being vague isn’t a strength. What did Moses display when he caught a glimpse of God?

The Face of God reveals!!! The more I see of Him the more I see need in me. Most people don’t want what’s wrong exposed. Allowing Precision to work requires adjustment.  Flaws aren’t bad when God is allowed to fill in the gaps.

Caring for these children entrusted to us has taught me how God feels when they’re with you for a time and then they leave your care. Will they return or be lost?  

Can God point to you in a crowd without damaging his reputation? My Goal is to be honest in Spiritual Growth! My goal is to be in His Precise Work of these Last Days!

God created us to work in precise relationship with Him!!!!!!!! He has and is doing what is necessary to bring about His detailed work in us!!!!

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