Nehemiah 4:6-9 “So we built the wall, and all [of it] was joined together to half its height, for the people had a heart and mind to work. 7But when Sanballat, Tobiah, the Arabians, Ammonites, and Ashdodites heard that the walls of Jerusalem were going up and that the breaches were being closed, they were very angry.8And they all plotted together to come and fight against Jerusalem, to injure and cause confusion and failure in it. 9But because of them we made our prayer to our God and set a watch against them day and night.”
And the Lord says, you now stand in a place of victory on your journey. In-fact this has been your position all along. You have just now come to the place of maturity whereby you realize that you must function out of your posture of victory. If you will apprehend the fullness of your promise you must be fully persuaded that you serve the One who knows the end from the beginning. I know full well that you would come to this place whereby the breaches in your soul are closing up. You were healed from eternity and you must press forth from that same eternal power. Because of who you are and Whose you are you have an enemy. And because you have surrendered and committed your life to walking in the fulfillment of your purpose the enemy will rise up often. He desires to intimidate, harass and frustrate you with his ultimate plan being to cause you to be delayed or to forfeit your promise. I say to you today do not be afraid of your enemy. For have I not promised you that I will be with you always to protect you from all your enemies? Have I not said that although your enemy pursues you to kill you that My hand of protection will never be lifted from you? My reasonable expectation of you is that when the enemy comes in like a flood that you will know that I have already lifted a standard of healing, protection, provision and victory. I have equipped you to war and in your wilderness place I have been preparing you to war and apprehend in the promise land. Remember though the enemy comes to tempt you in the wilderness the giants that are warring to keep you from flourishing in your destiny are in the promise land. The enemy knows that the Promise that comes from Me is eternal and only those who will take the promise by force will walk in its fullness. I have called you to the narrow way so I say to you again, do not be afraid of your enemy for I Am giving you eyes to see and if you will look with your spiritual eyes you will see that it is actually the enemy who is afraid of you and the Promise to be fulfilled in you.
Nehemiah 4:14-15 “I looked [them over] and rose up and said to the nobles and officials and the other people, Do not be afraid of the enemy; [earnestly] remember the Lord and imprint Him [on your minds], great and terrible, and [take from Him courage to] fight for your brethren, your sons, your daughters, your wives, and your homes. 15And when our enemies heard that their plot was known to us and that God had frustrated their purpose, we all returned to the wall, everyone to his work.
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