Trying to Get More or Overflowing?

Blessed by this post. Thank you Jesus!

SOARING IN GRACE / GROUNDED IN TRUTH

You anoint my head with oil; my [brimming] cup runs over. (Psalm 23:5, AMP)

In the Charismatic (and maybe other) parts of the church, we always seem to be focusing on “getting more”. This mindset that we are lacking and vulnerable and need to get God to do something robs us of the true New Covenant existence.

We tend to think in terms of how to get rather than how to give. While I definitely believe in dam-breakinggetting alone with God and basking in His presence, I think there is a whole lot to releasing what is already in us that we need to tap into.

In everyone’s favorite book of the Bible, the letter to Philemon, Paul desires, that the sharing of your faith may become effective by the acknowledgment of every good thing which is in you in Christ Jesus (vs.6). 

Other translations render the phrase “sharing of your faith”…

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