John and Doves,
faith, hope, and love carry you through your watch, brother
make me think of the priests back in the day, who were called upon to keep a
watch 24/7 at the Temple in Jerusalem. They would have three four-hour
watches during the night. At some unannounced time in the night, the High
Priest would inspect the watch.
If any priests of that watch were found by the
High Priest to be dozing, he would take his torch and set that priest's garment
garment afire. He would escape, but "so as through
"If anyone's work is burned, he
will suffer loss; but he himself will be saved, yet so as through fire." 1 Corinthians 3:15
"But you, brethren, are not in darkness, so that this
Day should overtake you as a
"You are all
sons of light and sons of the day. We are not of the night nor of
let us not sleep, as others [do], but let us watch and be
who sleep, sleep at night, and those who get drunk are drunk at
"But let us
who are of the day be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love, and
[as] a helmet the hope of salvation.
"For God did not appoint us to wrath, but to obtain
salvation through our Lord Jesus
"who died for
us, that whether we wake or sleep, we should live together with
1 Thessalonians 5:4-10
For it is
"The fruit of the righteous [is a] tree
of life, And he who wins souls [is] wise."
Robert Belanger (18
During This Important Week"
With the many probable
dates for the Rapture this coming week it looks like many will be deprived of
sleep for we are instructed to watch. If we watch during the second and third
night watches, I think that means we need to be awake from 9:00pm to
The nights of watching are probably, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23
and 24 of April, i.e Tues through Sunday.
I will try, but
sometimes the spirit is willing but the body is weak!
Pray for me
and all others who want to be watching when He