John Knox @watchmanjohn

  I have been a member of ChristianBlog.Com for 6 years, 8 months and 3 days.

  I have published 749 blogs and 3,493 comments.

 My first blog was published on Tuesday 18th of September 2012.

 My most recent blog was published on Friday 17th of May 2019.

My Blog Archive
Battle Logistics 101
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I have noticed a tendency within us believers that when we are amid a battle we tend to loose all shape, much like a cricket ball at the end of a day s play. Or for my American friends, I suspect a baseball after a huge number of innings.  In the case...
Time to Rise up and Shake off the Yoke
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There comes a time in our walk with God that a time for righteous indignation against the enemy needs to rise up.  For many of us we are like the Israelites facing Goliath and his army in that we allow the enemy to walk all over us.  Many of us line...
Three Simple Spiritual Principles
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I believe that the gospel of Jesus Christ is a simple message of hope.  I also believe that the Christian walk of discipleship is also a simple walk of trust.  I also know the things of God that have been revealed to us are often simple, confounding...
Prophetic Words from 1 Corinthians 16
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There is a verse in 1 Corinthians that caught my attention as the Holy Spirit quickened my spirit.  I was reading through the epistle penned by Paul, most likely on his second missionary journey as he sojourned in Ephesus around the early AD 50 s.  In...
With all Your Heart
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Proverbs 3 verse 5 exhorts us to trust in the Lord with all your heart.   N.I.V. All the major translations use the same term with all your heart. Two points that I noticed from this text.  Firstly, the small phrase that defines this verse; with all...
Gods Goodness is Shown
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Since I posted my last blog entitled Curses and Declarations, which looking back now was the vanguard of this blog along with a gift from our Father.  By this I mean that after I had posted the afore mentioned blog I was assailed with my prostate...
Curses and Declarations from Goliath & David
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Who would believe that there is so much spiritual truth from a popular Sunday School bible story?  Yet the Holy Spirit has brought us back to this well-known story of David and Goliath that many of my readers know off my heart and can repeat the...
Warrior Wisdom from 1 Samuel 17
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1 Samuel 17 has been on my mind and in my spirit all week as I waited on the Holy Spirits voice to reveal his word.  It has been a struggle as the enemy of doubt and lies tried to stop me from hearing the voice of the God.  But in humbleness the...
My Grace is Sufficient part 4
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I hear the Lord say that my grace is sufficient not only for the thorns in the flesh but for all aspects of your workmanship in Christ that I have called you to.  I have blessed you with all the blessings in the heavenly realms that flow from the...
Central Tenets of the Faith being Undermined
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I hear the Lord call to his people to be of a sober mind, to be alert and vigilant for without knowing it we can slip into error and end up believing with all our heart a distortion.  I sense that this warning is relevant in the coming days as the...
My Grace is Sufficient - part 3
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As the Lord keeps me digging onto this passage in 2 Corinthians 12 we have arrived at the well-known and the often-quoted verse 9.  Quoted I believe at times erroneously.  My grace is sufficient.   NIV. Observe that there was an answer to Pauls cry,...
My Grace is Sufficient part 2
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This blog is the second in an exegesis of 2 Corinthian 12 concerning Pauls thorn in the flesh and Gods answer of His grace is sufficient.  We pick up the study at chapter 12 verse 8. Three times Paul prayed that the thorn would be removed so...
My Grace is Sufficient part 1
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Due to my two episodes of bargaining with God over my prostate condition; for which I am now shameful having been rebuked, I have heard the Lord say, My grace is sufficient for you.   Later that day or was it the next day I heard a podcast that spoke...
Today is the Day of Resurrection Power
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Glory Halleluiah for this is the day of the resurrection, this is the day when I overcome the grave and death and have set free all those held captive by sin and death.  This day the divine nature of my Son Jesus, is freely available to all who will...
My Early Morning Battle
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      When I woke up the other morning I knew I was in trouble with my...
Words that God would never Say to You
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These pithy sayings were written by Paul Young and recently quoted by Abi Stumvoll Bethel TV, and recently shown on the Elijah Ministries web site.   1/ The depth of my affections for you  is dependent on you. 2/ I expect you to do better. 3/ If you...
The Tares of Deception Sown into the Church
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I have been reminded throughout today that there is a fog of deception that is covering the body of Christ.  The enemy has been able to sneak, in without the church knowing and sow his seeds od deception, lies and half-truths; so that today, many...
My Light, your Bushel and My Gifts
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Let your light shine before all the world for as I blow upon your flame my gifts will be known to the world.  Seek earnestly my gifts, all of my gifts for I do not intend for you to become one horse ponies.  Earnestly seek all my gifts and do not...
The Flickering Flame and Golden Oil
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So many of us are under the pump at present from all forms of attack that the enemy can muster against those saints who have tasted death and risen again.  The enemy will not tolerate those who have tasted death as Jesus did for those risen from the...
Understating todays Signs and Times
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President Trump has agreed to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for talks by the end of May, an extraordinary development following months of heightened nuclear tension so screamed a Washington Post headline.  This has taken the worlds media...
A time to recall Gods Faithfulness
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This sabbath weekend the Jewish calendar is entering one of four special sabbaths earmarked for spring.  This sabbath is called Shabbat Parah or the sacrifice of the red heifer which begins the time of purification preceding the Passover.  It is a...
Moses and Our Burning Bush
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So many of us stand before the land of new opportunity in this season of suddenlies and open doors that there is much rejoicing and anticipation in heaven for the chosen of the Lord to step over into their promised land.  There is an open door set...
Unbelief has entrapped many in this Season
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This is the season of change and entering into new callings and new levels of intimacy with the Lord.  The open door is before each one of us, but we must find the door and walk through the sanctified portal into a higher plain. Unfortunately, many of...
The Three Baptisms
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  Water Baptism I know, understand and have experienced.  Which is to be expected of a Baptist upbringing along with my theological training and ministry.  Spirit Baptism, or baptism in the spirit I know comprehend and have experienced.  Which is not...
Praise Joy Strength
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  I have felt move to blog this word and post it today.  Praying that it will be received in love and will bring comfort to those you read Gods message to those on CB To those who have laid on the alter and the fire of the Lord has consumed the dross...