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
The Master Builder
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  Recently the Holy Spirit has been opening my eyes and spirit to the holy significance of numbers in the scriptures.  I have been impressed by the Spirt to not disregard these numerical occurrences as I was once wont to do.  For we have been exhorted...
Do not Shrink Back
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  I do not normally take much heed of the Hebrew calendar but of late the Holy Spirit has been showing me, little by little that God operates according to these seasons and times.  With these thoughts in my heart I was directed by the Holy Spirit to...
The Church and the Future
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I do not wish to be controversial, disrespectful or alarmist, but I can see the death of the institutional historical denominations.  At least this is the trend here in New Zealand.  We have a TV programme called Praise Be that airs here every Sunday...
Mega Dreams are ours for the Seeking
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I am thrilled and excited to be part of Gods calling of his people to come up higher.  There is no doubt in my mind and spirit that this is the time of Gods open doors and realignments.  It is also a time of refreshments and re appointments that will...
Prayer for the Home
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Heavenly Father I call out to Jesus to be Lord of my home.  I cover the doorposts; the roof of my home with the blood of Jesus and with the keys of David I lock the doors that can gain Satan an entrance. Father I decree and declare that the peace of...
Do not rush into 2018
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I am bringing you into a new season, but it may mot look like much has changed but be assured I am working in the background.  Therefore, I say to you stand form on the truth that I am bringing you into a new calling.  For this reason, I say to you...
Time is Short
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As I have come into the Lords presence with thanksgiving and praise upon my lips ever so grateful for his love and mercy I heard the voice of the Holy Spirit repeat repeatedly The time is short.  This phrase has been in my spirit day and night; the...
2018 and the Great BUT
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Well the New Year is under way, and I did not stay up to celebrate with the rest of the world to be enthralled with the spectacular firework displays and revelry.  No, I went to bed and was tucked in snuggly well before 11pm.  Hence the new year held...
NY Resolutions and Christs Lordship
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Over the last few days as we draw close to the end on 2017 and enter into 2018 I have been convicted by the Holy Spirit to never again make a New Year resolution.  This has nothing to do with the fact that many NY resolutions that we make, we do not...
Preparing to enter the ear 2018
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The Lord is saying to you do not shrink back or hold onto your past blessing for I will be your bridge to the new abundant blessings.  I will once more lay down my life for you so that you can go forward, so do not fear the transitions and...
The Great Break Out is Here
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I hear the Holy Spirit saying, Break Out, Break Out, Break Out is here; Break Out is here.  Embrace your break out, embrace Gods gift to you.  Look up and see your break out.  I said to the Lord, How long?   I heard the Holy Spirit say, No delay, no...
This Christmas I.
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I will keep this simple.  This Christmas I will endeavour to listen to more Christms carols.  Over the years I have become immuned to the fimiliarity of the tunes and words and have tuned out.  This year by scrolling through the 'you tub'e...
Gods Word and Isaiah Chapter Six
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I long to experience Gods word as Isaiah did as recorded in chapter 6 for too long I have sought to believe that knowing the scriptures was enough.  To be able to memorize and quote chapter and verse for every situation was the pinnacle for me.  How I...
Handling Conflict 101
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I must be honest for when I read of the topic for this week I was quick to dismiss it and move on.  But I have found myself thinking about the topic again as the week as progressed and after much thought, some research and prayer a blog began to...
A Prophets Prayer
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Father I long for your word, my heat craves after your word.  O Lord come to me as you did to the prophets of old and reveal your word to me.  I pant after your word for my whole being seeks nourishment from your word.  I am like a thirsty man in the...
Long for Gods word in 2018
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There is a stirring in the heavens as God is preparing to release his word direct to your hearts.  For too long says the Lord my people have been feeding on a diet of fast convenience earthly food that does not satisfy.  I sense in the New Year there...
Why have my people abandoned my city
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I cannot escape the Lords burden for his City; it is like an all-consuming fire within me that I have to let out. I hear the Holy Spirit asking, Why is there among my people a disconnect between the OT Jerusalem and modern 21stC Jerusalem ?  Why do my...
Are Apostles and Prophets like Snake Oil to the Church
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I can remember a discussion CB engaged in several years back, and folk who were with the site then, will recall that we blogged back and forth over the question of the prophetic office.  This debate was recalled to me the other day as I was...
Mourning into Joy and Sadness into Hope
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To those who are carrying a heavy burden as if a mill stone was around your neck; I remind you that Jesus said that his burden is light, and his yoke is easy on the shoulders.  May I remind you that even though the night is long the sun will rise in...
Are you really a Christian
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Well I thought I was; as I was doing all the right moves and attitudes that was expected of me.  I was a model church member who could do no wrong.  I had gone forward at an alter call and was water baptised into the local Baptist church, taught in...
God and his Environment
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  The Lord has laid a burden upon me this morning to pray that the Lord of Hosts may arouse intercessors to pay for the land according to 2 Chronicles 7:14.  I pray that that those whom the Lord has chosen will see with Gods eyes and hear with Gods...
The shifting revelation of Evangelism
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I believe that we are witnessing a cosmic shift in our understanding of evangelism, which is being driven by revelation that the Father has been recently releasing through prophetic understanding.  To this end I sense the body of Christ is on the...
Living in the Heavenlies
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The Holy Spirit wishes to remind us that our position in Christ is located in the throne room of our Father.  For we have been ransomed from this earth and transformed to be seated with Christ; who is seated on the right hand of the Father.  Our...
3 Things I Have Learned About God The Older I've Gotten
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I will plunge straight in with the following hits on the nose that have woken me up.   1/ No matter how much I kid myself I really do not know how to pray.  Therefore, I have found that praying in the spirit is the only way to be sure that my prayers...
Marching Forward Step by Step.
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I am being reminded that we are soldiers of the Living God with Christ as our commander in Chief.  Sometimes we forget that we are part of a victorious army for we slouch around like Gideon unsure of our calling in Christ.  For we have been called in...