According to the Chinese zodiac calendar, 2018 is considered to be the year of the dog. I would like to submit to you that 2018 is not the year of the dog, but rather the year of the Ox. I feel the Father urging me to share with his sons and daughters that there is great significance in this being the year of the Ox. The Father says, “No longer will my sons and daughters eat the crumbs that fall under the table. No more!” Many of you are like the Ox, for you have been carrying heavy burdens.
While oxen are known for their strength and hard work, they also bear responsibilities while carrying heavy loads. Many of you can identify with the ox in your own life, as you have been carrying burdens and responsibilities in your lives and ministries, and for some of you, this season has lasted for y...
We are in a time of repayment right now and a time where things are changing so quickly that it can be easy to lose sight of what God is calling us to this year. I originally released parts of this prophetic word in my book, Prophetic Forecast, Volume 1 (2016), but I want to resurface it, as it is a prophetic word for now!
This is a time in which God is doing something totally new. We are coming out of a wilderness time and this year we will see new things spring up. It will require us to forget some of our former ways of thinking and doing things. This will be the most difficult part of entering into this new season."Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past" (Isaiah 43:18 NIV). We are coming out of a wilderness time and this year we will see new things spring up.
Already in 2018, we are seeing prophecy explode across the globe. We are seeing and hearing prophecy fulfilled at an accelerated rate. Yes, we are in acceleration and we have only just begun the year! While acceleration is breaking out in places, there are some places where rest is being released to give another opportunity to prepare for acceleration later in the year within certain places. I heard three words recently while talking to Jesus: Transformation, Discernment and Occupy. To clarify these three, let us look at their meanings.
Transformation means, a thorough or dramatic change in form or appearance. Synonyms: change, alteration, mutation; conversion. While we do know that God looks on the heart, it is many who look...