10 SECRETS TO YOUR WILDERNESS EXPERIENCE
LIFE LESSONS FROM THE BOOK OF I SAM 16:18(NASB)
"Then one of the young men said, "Behold, I have seen a son of Jesse the Bethlehemite who is a skillful musician, a mighty man of valor, a warrior, one prudent in speech, and a handsome man; and the LORD is with him."
1. David learnt all these skills in his wilderness ; never overlook where you are now ,learn all the skills you need before your D DAY !Don't be deceived that it will not come , prepare for it now . Amen. Eph 6:15 (NLT) "For shoes, put on the peace that comes from the Good News so that you will be fully prepared."
2.Your wilderness is a place of preparation , never see it as a place of stagnation . What you see matters .Jer 1:13 "The word of the Lord came to me again: “What do you see?" see your throne!
3. Never think you are all alone in your wilderness . Jesus is right there with you teaching you the truth and how to overcome the enemy. Jesus knew the father was always there with him. John 8:29"The one who sent me is with me; he has not left me alone, for I always do what pleases him."
4. In your wilderness , it might look like nothing is happening in your life , but God is training you spiritually and physically. Gal 4:1 (NLT)"Think of it this way. If a father dies and leaves an inheritance for his young children, those children are not much better off than slaves until they grow up, even though they actually own everything their father had."
5. In your wilderness experience , know this "truth" you are being watched by people you don't even know.waiting for your day of recommendation . David never knew someone in the King's palace had his dossier. 2 Cor 3:2 (HCSB)"You yourselves are our letter, writte