A resistant carnal mind resists contact with spiritual truth. The carnal mind resist studying the Bible. In fact the carnal mind is more interested in arguing religious customs about people, places and things which are of little importance in drawing closer to God. How are you living is the question.Some people get all bent out of shape if anyone speaks negative towards the Ten Commandments. It’s funny how these same people HAVE NOT SUCCEEDED AT OBEYING THEM. In fact, how many of us can even recite all Ten Commandments? Who do you know besides Jesus who’s fulfill all Ten Commandments? Ten Commandments are Holy, Good, Perfect. Notice how not one of these terms describes the human race. So, how can we who are unholy, unclean and so not perfect obey Holy, Good and Perfect Commandments? We’re running around subjecting ourselves to useless works such as wearing certain type clothing, talking a certain way, showing up to church looking godly, reading (not studying)the Bible, and overall many of us are putting on a big show. Holy Spirit guides and teaches and therefore gives us discernment in matters of life. What’s hard to understand is how come people keep putting limits on God and making God look so petty? I mean, seriously, do you think you’ll go to Hell because you eat certain foods. It’s amazing how some people really believe that the clothes they wear will actually turn God’s heart or cause Him to act and give them a that -a-boy (or girl) pat on the back. The Good News is on the seventh day God rested from all his Works (Genesis 2:2) and invited us to enter into His finished works. (See Hebrews 4:11) We need only to believe what He did. Not what we are doing. We must come into agreement with God. How can two walk together less they agree? (See Amos 3:3) Bad news is some of us still believe that, we played a HUGE role in God’s decision to save us by his Great Grace, Mercy and everlasting love for us! Seriously why would God, the Potter, need the help of humans, the clay? It is by grace we’re saved not of works should any of us boast. “He that believeth on him is not condemned: but he that believeth not is condemned already, because he hath not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God. (John 3:18). (Please study Ephesians 2:8-9 and the entire book of Hebrews)
We have healing, prosperity, no distress and not hunger because God has already provided us with the means to tap into the Holy treasures God have stored up for us. He wants us to rest in knowing that we must labor to learn how to say “I AM HEALED BY HIS STRIPES” .
If your doctor tells you that you have cancer and have an expectancy date to die. It takes labor to look straight at that doctor and say, I understand, but I am healed by his stripes. It takes labor to see your child go away and you finally let go by confirming that “God takes care of your children”, he will protect them. And it takes even more labor to say “God supplies all my needs according to his riches in Glory through our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, when you are jobless and hungry. However, keep believing until that thing manifest before your eyes. In John 15:7 Jesus said: “If ye abide in me, and my words abide in you, ye shall ask what ye will, and it shall be done unto you.”
Philippians 4:19 states:
But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.
People, many of us are trying to get God to move and do things He’s already done. It is now our move.
Be strong and trust in the fact that God is always there in the midst looking at you and wondering why you choose to go through things rather than calling upon Him so you learn how to access the secrets to total victory, spiritual, mental, and physical success!