Joseph James
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Shaft Of Light
Sentenced To Death,
Destined For Life

His Colorful Kingdom

I awakened this morning thinking about His wonderful Kingdom. His Kingdom is filled with many brilliant colors, yet a lot of people only see it as black and white. It would be like getting up every morning and putting on a pair of glasses that remove all color. We know we wouldn’t purposefully do that, but in a spiritual sense, many of us do. Why do we do this when there is so much more to see and experience in His Kingdom? HIS COLORFUL KINGDOM! Read the rest of this entry »

Winning Our Prize

What is the prize we are running towards? Is it the one we were destined to win? In a long race, there are markers along the way letting the runners know how far they are along in the race. But what if we think the prize is only as far as one of the markers? Will we miss getting our prize? What if someone convinces us that our race is only a half mile, when in truth our prize is at the one mile marker? If we run the fullness of our days on earth and only get half way to what we could have done, how sad! How can we know? WINNING OUR PRIZE! Read the rest of this entry »

The Mansion In My Heart

There is a mansion in each of our hearts. What is the state of its being? Is its interior hidden in darkness or is it full of light? Is it furnished with treasures and exquisite furnishings or is it all a mess? Are the rooms accessible or are they locked and barred? What do others see when they look into our mansion? Perhaps there is a high wall around the perimeter that says, “Keep Out! Danger!” THE MANSION IN MY HEART! Read the rest of this entry »

Heaven’s Stage

My wife and I walked into Great Grace International Christian Center this morning, both of us were very tired. Not only had it been a long week, but an intense year of climbing what seemed to be an insurmountable mountain in the spirit realm. Sasha and the worship team began the first song and I was immediately caught up into a vision that seemed to last for quite a while. It was a behind-the-scenes look at Heaven’s Stage and it was huge. There was this vast room before me with the Ancient of Days on His throne in the middle… HEAVEN’S STAGE! Read the rest of this entry »