Symbolization: One Hand to Build and the Other to Battle

Original Entry Date 12/15/2012: In the Book of Ezra we read how God stirs the heart of Cyrus, King of Persia, to proclaim that there is only one Sovereign God. It had been nearly 70 years since the Jews had been taken into captivity by the Babylonians. They had utterly destroyed all that was there, […]

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Personal Journal Entry: The Mountain Top

Original Entry Date 6/7/2016: In prayer this morning, it came to my heart to pray for God to make the Mountains flat.It was then that I felt Him speak to my soul,“What happens when you reach the top of those Mountains?”I immediately knew what He meant, and I smiled. To get to the top of […]

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Personal Journal Entry: Vision of the White Eagle

Original Entry Date 1/4/2013: As I was in prayer, The Lord gave me a vision: I see a giant, white eagle soaring through the air. It swoops down into a giant, golden yellow field landing on the arm of a solitary scarecrow.The field was glimmering with the colors of gold, red, and orange as the […]

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Symbolization: …The tabernacle was raised up

Original Entry Date 6/16/2017: While reading the Book of Numbers a single verse jumped out at me, that verse being the following: Numbers 9:15 NKJV: 15 Now on the day that the tabernacle was raised up, the cloud covered the tabernacle, the tent of the Testimony; from evening until morning it was above the tabernacle like the appearance of […]

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Symbolization: When Jesus Enters In

Original Entry Date: 3/20/2016: When Jesus enters the city of Jerusalem riding a donkey (or actually scripture tells of both a donkey and her young colt) it not only fulfills the prophecy of Zechariah 9:9 but foreshadows much more. The prophecy of Zechariah 9:9 reads: Zechariah 9:9 NIV: Rejoice greatly, Daughter Zion!    Shout, Daughter Jerusalem!See, your king […]

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Personal Journal: Pouring My Heart Out Before the Throne

Original Entry Date 6/13/2021: ** note: I was honestly a bit reluctant to share this entry because of the way I felt when I wrote it. I journal to express my heart to God; when I am pained I usually don’t want to even think about Him. It’s in those times that revealing just the […]

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Symbolization: Bringing Heaven to Earth

Original Entry Date 1/3/2016: After reading the letters to the 7 churches In Revelation we come to Revelation 4. This chapter begins with John’s vision of Heaven and entering the Throne Room. With this vision comes a connection with Jesus’s prayer in Matthew. Revelation 4:1-6 NIV: After this I looked, and there before me was […]

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Personal Journal: Looking at Myself *updated*

Note* I realized that the very next entry in my journal went along with this post so I am re-publishing with that included. Original Entry Date 3/16/2016: I was talking to God this morning about my frustrations. I’ve been pretty frustrated because it feels like I haven’t been hearing from Him much lately. Then I […]

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Symbolization: Solomon Builds the Temple

Original Entry Date 6/10/2014: All through the Old Testament, we read about great Leaders used by God in powerful ways, such as Moses, David, Solomon, and many more. Many times we can connect the character and acts/events of these people to Jesus, Himself. This can be a reflection of Christ’s character, a miracle performed, or […]

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