Spiritual Gusher Or Spiritual Stopper

Are you a spiritual gusher or a Spirit stopper?  Perhaps these thoughts, based on the words of an ancient prophet, can help you answer that question.  (See Isaiah, chapter 35.)

When God gushes forth from the depths of the human heart, life bursts into bloom.  spiritually blind eyes see the splendor of the Lord; deaf ears hear God’s voice.  People celebrate greatly and shout for joy!

Be strong.  Don’t be afraid.  God’s gushing glory, gladness, and joy will overtake us, if we but remove the Spirit quenching stoppers from our heart, from our life, and from our church meetings.

How do you know if there is a Spirit stopper in place?  If God is not actively gushing through your life . . . stoppers are in place.  Pull them out and let God gush!

About these ads

About Steve Simms

I like to look and think outside the box. I have written two books: Mindrobics: How To Be Happy For The Rest Of Your Life and Your Sperm Won--Experiencing Your Value As A Championship Human Being. In college I encountered Jesus Christ and I have been passionate about trying to get to know Him better ever since. My wife and I lead a non-traditional church in Nashville based on open participation and Spirit-led sharing. We long to see the power and passion of the early church come to life in our time.
This entry was posted in Bible, evidence for God, Isaiah, spiritual disciplines, spiritual formation, spiritual growth, spiritual skills, spiritual warfare, supernatural, voice of God and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

4 Responses to Spiritual Gusher Or Spiritual Stopper

  1. Michelle Hale says:

    Dear Lord, let me gush for you! Thank you Steve I didnt realize I could stand in the way of Gods progress in me or keep him from gushing through.

  2. Pingback: Is the living current of Christ cruising within you, or do you have a dead battery under your hood? | Free Gas For Your Think Tank (Steve Simms Blogs From Nashville)

  3. Pingback: The Next Time Someone Says “C.I.B.” Check This Out . . . | Free Gas For Your Think Tank (Steve Simms Blogs From Nashville)

  4. Pingback: Have You Ever Been To Church? | Free Gas For Your Think Tank (Steve Simms Blogs From Nashville)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s