My heart is stirred by a noble theme as I recite my verses for the King; my tongue is the pen of a skillful writer (Ps 45:1).
Today we meditate God's word from the printed papers of the Holy Bible. And God's word is God's voice, because every written word in the Bible is God breathed. Once God spoke it and it was done for the fulfillment of His awesome promises and purposes. Now when we re-declare the word of God as the voice of God we need to be truly driven by His holy purposes. A skillful and anointed preacher need to be totally guided by Holy Spirit the Teacher who reveals the mystery of Christ the Saviour. Our constant union with Christ make us inhale the fullness of the Breath of God and when we exhale it through our voices as we declare the Truth it liberates people. Where there is Spirit of God there is freedom.
Remember, a voice is never breathless, or else it is lifeless. Breath is a sign of life. Bodies without breath are dead bodies. Breath is the sign of life in us and breath shows the presence of our spirit in our body. Now those who don't have the Spirit of Christ don't belong to the living Body of Christ because they don't worship God in the Spirit and truth. Printed thoughts don't need a breath but spoken voice needs the Breath of Life. The ambassadors of Christ the King follow and carry the God breathed message of the cross. This way, the Body of Christ on earth becomes the Living Bible that declares the voice of God through total obedience of faith in the written word of God.
A skillful preacher need to fully conceive the Life and Spirit of the word and delight in the purity of its motive and celebrate His life with Christ before he proclaims it. His constant communion with the Spirit of God, enlarges his heart to truly comprehend the heart of the Father in Heaven. God's voice is God's agenda, it is not spoken to fulfill a man's selfish agenda. In God's perfect time and space if we declare what God speaks, it fully accomplishes God's purpose for the praise of His glory. But we constantly need to seek God's face and listen what He is specifically saying for a particular occasion before we open our mouths. And then if we renew our minds according to the perfect will of God, then we will experience Christ the Author and Finisher of faith is faithful. Testimony of Christ is the Spirit of Prophecy.
So a skillful preacher declares God's word with deep conviction, Holy Spirit and Power!!!! The Kingdom of God is not in word but in power!!! Jesus Christ is the Word manifested in the flesh. A spiritual reality manifest as a material reality when we totally surrender to God's Sovereign action logic. By our faith, God's spoken word through us becomes a glorious matter in the Spirit. Faith activates the power of God. The Message of the Cross has inherent power to fulfill God's predestined purposes.
Wow!!! The skillful preacher practice and preach the word of God, for people to hear the voice of God and see the glory of God! Those who has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit says to the Churches. Amen!!!