Yes Ministering To The Lord Is A First Ministry

Today’s Word Of Encouragement From Wayne:


Yes Ministering To The Lord Is A First Ministry

“While they were ministering to the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, ‘Set apart for Me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them’”

Acts 13:2


Ministering to the Lord is my first ministry and it is such a total joy to say so.


To willingly accept, rejoice in, and practice this priesthood, realizing that it is in His presence that our own fullness of joy resides (Acts 2:28), is always a humbling blessing.


It is a blessing to come and bless His Holy Name, before anything else, knowing that it is in His presence, as we minister to Him, because we are a kingdom of priests to Him (Relation 1:6), that His Holy Spirit is powerfully enabled to speak to our hearts with clarity and direction.


Hallelujah! I am a minister unto the Lord ,therefore I minister to my Lord.


So simple. So beautiful. So complete.


Especially because I am a minister of the Gospel, it is even more important for me to acknowledge ministering to the Lord as my first ministry. For how can I give people a real, quickened, word of life in Jesus Christ unless I am first ministering unto my gracious Lord in His Presence, where I may receive His quickening word of life?


It is here, in His presence, as I minister to Him, that His Word becomes life to me, blessing me, so that I may then go forth, in the power of His anointing, with His Holy Spirit wind under my wings so to spea