|©09/03/2001 Jim Welch
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The message of the Father's love
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The Spirit of the Lord is upon us (the body of Christ) to preach good tidings to the poor and to bring a message of hope to the down trodden.
To preach deliverance to the captives and to bring a lamp of light to those who live in darkness.
To bring a healing balm to those who are sick and comforting words to the broken hearted.
To make straight crooked pathways and to declare openly God's holy truths.
To bring Heavenly Manna to God's hungry sheep and living water to those who are dying of thirst.
To be a friend to all who are in need and to intercede for those who lost their way.
To restore the children of the Lord to a right relationship to God and to bring the message of the Father's love to the whole household of God.
1 The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me; because the LORD hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound;
2 To proclaim the acceptable year of the LORD, and the day of vengeance of our God; to comfort all that mourn;
3 To appoint unto them that mourn in Zion, to give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning, the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness; that they might be called trees of righteousness, the planting of the LORD, that he might be glorified.