Mary has requested that the daily message be given each day to the world. It is read nightly at the prayer service from her Image Building in Clearwater, Florida, U.S.A. This is according to her request. All attempts will be made to publish this daily message to the world at 11p.m. Eastern time, U.S.A.

We acknowledge that the final authority regarding these messages rests
with the Holy See of Rome.

I appear my children on this former bank building in Florida, Our Lady Clothed with the Sun.

September 9, 2003

September 10th Holy Spirit Novena
Scripture selection is Day 3 Period I.
The Novena Rosary Mysteries for September 10th are the Sorrowful.



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Rita Ring will be in China, Indiana
on September 13, 2003
for a live rosary.
She will begin at 12 noon China time.

Prayers will be recited later.

Hopefully the carpet will be
done for 13th.


Call to apostles, servants, and handmaids
will be in China on the 13th of October.
Adoration will begin on Saturday
and end on the 14th.
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Schedule for September 10, 2003

4:00 a.m. - Mass

4:37 a.m. - Mysteries of Light from October 24, 2002

5:16 a.m. - Morning Offering

5:20 a.m. - Glorious Rosary April 16, 1995

6:04 a.m. - Mary's Message

6:10 a.m. - Songs

6:20 a.m. - 6:20 prayers led by Father Carter
                 Holy Spirit Novena
                 Shepherds of Christ Prayer Manual

7:24 a.m. - Newsletter 2000 Issue 2 (Suffering: A Source of Life)

9:00 a.m. - Blue Book Reading from September 7, 2003 -
                    An Afternoon with Mary in Clearwater, Florida

11:26 a.m. - Mass celebrated by Fr Carter July 5, 2000

12:16 p.m. - Tell My People read by Fr Carter

1:47 p.m. - Songs & Messages October 1, 1995

2:50 p.m. - Children's Rosary March 20, 1997

3:37 p.m. - Morning Offering

3:41 p.m. - Mary's Message

3:47 p.m. - Songs

4:00 p.m. - Mass

4:37 p.m. - Joyful Rosary Aves

5:06 p.m. - The Stations of the Cross

5:27 p.m. - Sorrowful Rosary Aves

6:00 p.m. - Mary's Message

6:05 p.m. - Songs

6:20 p.m. - 6:20 prayers led by Father Carter
                 Holy Spirit Novena
                 Shepherds of Christ Prayer Manual

7:24 p.m. - Blue Book Reading from September 7, 2003 -
                   An Afternoon with Mary in Clearwater, Florida

9:52 p.m. - Mass celebrated by Fr Carter May 13, 1998

11:07 p.m. - Nursing Home July 5, 2003

11:35 p.m. - Interview with Rita Ring April 17, 1995

1:05 a.m. - Mary's Message

1:11 a.m. - Sorrowful Rosary from March 17, 1995

2:03 a.m. - The Spirituality of Fatima read by Father Carter & Rita Ring

2:46 a.m. - Nursing Home #7

3:24 a.m. - Morning Offering

3:28 a.m. - Songs

4:00 a.m. - Mass



A Prayer for Intimacy with the Lamb
the Bridegroom of the soul

    Oh Lamb of God, Who take away the sins of the world, come and act on my soul most intimately. I surrender myself, as I ask for the grace to let go, to just be as I exist in You and You act most intimately on my soul. You are the Initiator. I am the soul waiting Your favors as You act in me. I love You. I adore You. I worship You. Come and possess my soul with Your Divine Grace, as I experience You most intimately.


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September 9, 2003 - Feast of St. Peter Claver - He was a Jesuit


Colossians 2: 6-15

    So then, as you received Jesus as Lord and Christ, now live your lives in him, be rooted in him and built up on him, held firm by the faith you have been taught, and overflowing with thanksgiving. 
    Make sure that no one captivates you with the empty lure of a ‘philosophy’ of the kind that human beings hand on, based on the principles of this world and not on Christ.

    In him, in bodily form, lives divinity in all its fullness, and in him you too find your own fulfilment, in the one who is the head of every sovereignty and ruling force. 
    In him you have been circumcised, with a circumcision performed, not by human hand, but by the complete stripping of your natural self. This is circumcision according to Christ. You have been buried with him by your baptism; by which, too, you have been raised up with him through your belief in the power of God who raised him from the dead. You were dead, because you were sinners and uncircumcised in body: he has brought you to life with him, he has forgiven us every one of our sins. 
    He has wiped out the record of our debt to the Law, which stood against us; he has destroyed it by nailing it to the cross; and he has stripped the sovereignties and the ruling forces, and paraded them in public, behind him in his triumphal procession.


Psalm 145: 1-2, 8-9, 10-11

I shall praise you to the heights, God my King, 
I shall bless your name for ever and ever.
Day after day I shall bless you, 
I shall praise your name for ever and ever.

Yahweh is tenderness and pity, 
slow to anger, full of faithful love.
Yahweh is generous to all, 
his tenderness embraces all his creatures.

All your creatures shall thank you, Yahweh, 
and your faithful shall bless you.
They shall speak of the glory of your kingship 
and tell of your might,


Luke 6: 12-19

    Now it happened in those days that he went onto the mountain to pray; and he spent the whole night in prayer to God. When day came he summoned his disciples and picked out twelve of them; he called them ‘apostles’: Simon whom he called Peter, and his brother Andrew, James, John, Philip, Bartholomew, Matthew, Thomas, James son of Alphaeus, Simon called the Zealot, Judas son of James, and Judas Iscariot who became a traitor. 

    He then came down with them and stopped at a piece of level ground where there was a large gathering of his disciples, with a great crowd of people from all parts of Judaea and Jerusalem and the coastal region of Tyre and Sidon who had come to hear him and to be cured of their diseases. People tormented by unclean spirits were also cured, and everyone in the crowd was trying to touch him because power came out of him that cured them all.


A Message from Jesus

Jesus speaks:      I have called you by name.
                        Satan wants to stop the work at hand.
                        Be doers. Promote My Kingdom.

                            I give you the Virgin Mary on the
                        building. I appear on the building.
                        There are so many imperfections.
                        I want to renew My religious

                        I want people to come to My religious
                            communities and for them to live
                            in harmony and love. Acting as
                            a body in oneness to help
                            promote My Kingdom.

                        I want people in the work place to
                            work in love.

                            I want colleges and universities to
                        bring forth young people ready for
                        a religious way of life.

                            I have given this movement to
                        pray for the priests, the Church and
                        the world and help renew the religious

                            Some men and women are to live in religious
                        communities of brothers, sisters and priests loving one another -
                        working in harmony.

                            I have given you this way
                        of life in the Shepherds of Christ Movement.

                            All servants and handmaids go
                        to daily Mass and spend one hour
                        before the Blessed Sacrament.

                            Servants and handmaids partake
                        in the daily prayers at 6:20 praying
                        for the priests, the Church and the

                            Servants and handmaids try to
                        pray hourly for these intentions and
                        for the intentions of the Movement.

                            Servants and handmaids live
                        in houses of servants and houses
                        of handmaids, there is one apostle
                        house in Florida. All work together
                        in love to do the mission I have
                        entrusted to the Shepherds of Christ
                        to help promote My Kingdom.

                            Also Apostles of My Sacred Heart
                        follow this way of life. Some live
                        in houses, some are married
                        with families, some are elderly,
                        younger, some are single.



September 9, 2003 message continues

Jesus speaks:      On October 13, 2003 I have called
                        a day of commitment for My
                        servants handmaids and apostles.
                        The servants, handmaids and apostles
                        will come to China, Indiana for
                        the special day of prayer and
                        recommitment. Some new apostles
                        may be recognized. Also There will
                        be Mass on Monday October 13, 2003
                        at 12:00 noon. 



September 9, 2003 message continues

Jesus speaks:      Also the Blessed Sacrament will be exposed
                          from October 11 until October 14, 2003.



September 9, 2003 message continues

Jesus speaks:      The Mass will be celebrated on
                        October 13, 2003 and October 14, 2003
                        possibly October 11, 2003. The Eucharist
                        will be exposed this entire time
                        so you will be praying for the
                        priests, the Church and the
                        world and the Shepherds of Christ Movement
                        and those renewing their
                        commitment. The big prayer service will
                        be broadcast on the internet.

Messenger:           This month there will be a retreat
                        in China, Indiana, at our Eucharistic
                        Center. Mass will begin at 12:00 September 12
                        China time, Rita will begin at 12:00
                        September 13, prayers will be later, Mass
                        will be on the Feast of the Sorrowful
                        Mother September 15, 1:30.

Jesus speaks:         This is a good opportunity to come and
                        pray for the Movement and this
                        Mission. Please pray in Florida,
                        take pictures of those who come.

                            I am calling My Apostles,
                        Servants and Handmaids to come to
                        China for October 13, 2003 and for
                        all others who want to come for
                        both months to be involved in
                        the prayers - all the categories,
                        Associates, Prayer Apostles,
                        Apostles of the Eucharistic Heart of

                        I call you to purity.

                        I call you to love.

                        I call  you to pray for each other.

                        I call you to be a community
                            Shepherds of Christ living
                            in love and harmony,
                            building centers of love and
                            dedication to this mission -
                            living according to this
                            way of life -
                            living as an example for
                            the people of the world.

                        I want My servants, handmaids
                            and apostles to live as
                            Spouse of the Lamb, living
                            a special spousal union with Me.

                        Where others in the world go home to
                        their families, servants and
                        handmaids live and work in communities
                        and have each other as a family
                        for a common goal.

                        I do not want "married-singles"
                            in the community where people
                            come and think they live a life
                            of holiness, loving God, but
                            not being able to be united with
                            others working for this mission.

                        I have called you, all of you, with
                            different talents to work as
                            a unit promoting this
                            devotion to My Heart and My Mother's
                            Heart praying for the priests, the
                            Church and the world and spreading
                            the writings of Fr. Carter and My
                            writings given to Rita Ring,
                            from all centers especially
                            My image site in Clearwater

                        I appear and My Mother appears
                            on this web site with theses



September 9, 2003 message continues

Jesus speaks:  I send messages from heaven
                            for the earth -

                        That all will be one -
                        That all will make Me
                        the King and Center of their homes
                        and their lives.

                        I am a God of justice.

                        I have come to help to bring to
                            completion the mission My
                            Mother began at Fatima.

                        I WANT HOLINESS.

                        I called My Messengers.

                        Satan is a raging lion looking
                            for someone to devour.

                        I gave Myself.

                        I gave My all.



Song: Prayer for Union with Jesus

    Come to me, Lord, and possess my soul. Come into my heart and permeate my soul. Help me to sit in silence with You and let You work in my heart.

    Come to me, Lord, and possess my soul. Come into my heart and permeate my soul. Help me to sit in silence with You and let You work in my heart. (refrain)

    I am Yours to possess. I am Yours to use. I want to be selfless and only exist in You. Help me to spoon out all that is me and be an empty vessel ready to be filled by You. Help me to die to myself and live only for You. Use me as You will. Let me never draw my attention back to myself. I only want to operate as You do, dwelling within me.

    Come to me, Lord, and possess my soul. Come into my heart and permeate my soul. Help me to sit in silence with You and let You work in my heart. (refrain)

    I am Yours, Lord. I want to have my life in You. I want to do the will of the Father. Give me the strength to put aside the world and let You operate my very being. Help me to act as You desire. Strengthen me against the distractions of the devil to take me from Your work.

    Come to me, Lord, and possess my soul. Come into my heart and permeate my soul. Help me to sit in silence with You and let You work in my heart. (refrain)

    When I worry, I have taken my focus off of You and placed it on myself. Help me not to give in to the promptings of others to change what in my heart You are making very clear to me. I worship You, I adore You and I love You. Come and dwell in me now.

    Come to me, Lord, and possess my soul. Come into my heart and permeate my soul. Help me to sit in silence with You and let You work in my heart. (refrain)

    Come to me, Lord, and possess my soul. Come into my heart and permeate my soul. Help me to sit in silence with You and let You work in my heart. (refrain)


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September 9, 2003 message continues

Jesus speaks:  Sing Song
                                When I behold the wondrous cross.

                        Sing Take Lord Receive


Prayer of St Ignatius

Soul of Christ, sanctify me
Body of Christ, save me
Blood of Christ, inebriate me
Water from the side of Christ wash me
Passion of Christ, strengthen me
O good Jesus, hear me
Within Thy wounds hide me
Permit me not to be separated from Thee
From the wicked foe defend me
at the hour of my death call me
and bid me come to Thee
That with Thy saints I may praise Thee
For ever and ever. Amen.


Excerpt of The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius, by Louis J. Puhl, S.J.



The one of Christ, our supreme leader and lord,
the other of Lucifer, the deadly enemy of our
human nature

PRAYER.   The usual preparatory prayer.

window at a former Jesuit Seminary

137. FIRST PRELUDE.   This is the history. Here it will be that Christ calls and wants all beneath His standard, and Lucifer, on the other hand, wants all under his.

138. SECOND PRELUDE.   This is a mental representation of the place. It will be here to see a great plain, comprising the whole region about Jerusalem, where the sovereign Commander-in-Chief of all the good is Christ our Lord; and another plain about the region of Babylon, where the chief of the enemy is Lucifer.

139. THIRD PRELUDE.   This is to ask for what I desire. Here it will be to ask for a knowledge of the deceits of the rebel chief and help to guard myself against them; and also to ask for a knowledge of the true life exemplified in the sovereign and true Commander, and the grace to imitate Him.



140. FIRST POINT.   Imagine you see the chief of all the enemy in the vast plain about Babylon, seated on a great throne of fire and smoke, his appearance inspiring horror and terror.

141. SECOND POINT.   Consider how he summons innumerable demons, and scatters them, some to one city and some to another, throughout the whole world, so that no province, no place, no state of life, no individual is overlooked.

142. THIRD POINT.   Consider the address he makes to them, how he goads them on to lay snares for men and bind them with chains. First they are to tempt them to covet riches (as Satan himself is accustomed to do in most cases) that they may the more easily attain the empty honors of this world, and then come to overweening pride.

   The first step, then, will be riches, the second honor, the third pride. From these three steps the evil one leads to all other vices.



143.   In a similar way, we are to picture to ourselves the sovereign and true Commander, Christ our Lord.

144. FIRST POINT.   Consider Christ our Lord, standing in a lowly place in a great plain about the region of Jerusalem, His appearance beautiful and attractive.

145. SECOND POINT.   Consider how the Lord of all the world chooses so many persons, apostles, disciples, etc., and sends them throughout the whole world to spread His sacred doctrine among all men, no matter what their state or condition.

146. THIRD POINT.   . . .

end of excerpt of The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius



The Twelve Steps of AA

            Here are the steps we took, which are suggested as a program of recovery:

                    1.  We admitted we were powerless over alcohol,
                            that our lives had become unmanageable.

                    2.  Came to believe that a Power greater than
                            ourselves could restore us to sanity.

                    3.  Made a decision to turn our will and our lives
                            over to the care of God as we understood Him.

                    4.  Made a searching and fearless moral inventory of ourselves.

                    5.  Admitted to God, to ourselves, and to another human
                            being the exact nature of our wrongs.

                    6.  Were entirely ready to have God remove all
                            these defects of character.

                    7.  Humbly asked Him to remove our shortcomings.

                    8.  Made a list of all persons we had harmed,
                            and became willing to make amends to them all.

                    9.  Made direct amends to such people wherever possible,
                            except when to do so would injure them or others.

                    10.  Continued to take personal inventory and when we
                            were wrong promptly admitted it.

                    11.  Sought through prayer and meditation to improve our
                            conscious contact with God as we understood Him,
                            praying only for knowledge of His will for us and
                            the power to carry that out.

                    12.  Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these steps,
                            we tried to carry this message to alcoholics,
                            and to practice these principles in all our affairs.


September 9, 2003 message continues

Jesus speaks:  Oh sweet one, your life is so short.

                        You are imperfect.

                        Satan works through one to keep
                            you stuck, he works through
                            one or many to cause disharmony.

                        Oh My people.

                         I AM LOVE.

                        YOU ARE TO MODEL YOUR
                            LIFE AFTER ME  and
                            MY Mother.

                        I AM God.

                        You are to be holy.

                        You are to be lights in the
                            dark night.

                        How would it be if everyone
                            caused disharmony.

                        Look at the eyes of those
                            who are free.

                        Read the Story of Adam and Eve.
                            Satan wants to injure men.



Genesis Chapter 3

The Fall

Now, the snake was the most subtle of all the wild animals that Yahweh God had made. It asked the woman, 'Did God really say you were not to eat from any of the trees in the garden?' The woman answered the snake, 'We may eat the fruit of the trees in the garden. But of the fruit of the tree in the middle of the garden God said, "You must not eat it, nor touch it, under pain of death." ' Then the snake said to the woman, 'No! You will not die! God knows in fact that the day you eat it your eyes will be opened and you will be like gods, knowing good from evil.' The woman saw that the tree was good to eat and pleasing to the eye, and that it was enticing for the wisdom that it could give. So she took some of its fruit and ate it. She also gave some to her husband who was with her, and he ate it. Then the eyes of both of them were opened and they realised that they were naked. So they sewed fig-leaves together to make themselves loin-cloths.

The man and his wife heard the sound of Yahweh God walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and they hid from Yahweh God among the trees of the garden. But Yahweh God called to the man. 'Where are you?' he asked. 'I heard the sound of you in the garden,' he replied. 'I was afraid because I was naked, so I hid.' 'Who told you that you were naked?' he asked. 'Have you been eating from the tree I forbade you to eat?' The man replied, 'It was the woman you put with me; she gave me some fruit from the tree, and I ate it.' Then Yahweh God said to the woman, 'Why did you do that?' The woman replied, 'The snake tempted me and I ate.'

Then Yahweh God said to the snake, 'Because you have done this,

    Accursed be you
    of all animals wild and tame!
    On your belly you will go
    and on dust you will feed
    as long as you live.
    I shall put enmity
    between you and the woman,
    and between your offspring and hers;
    it will bruise your head
    and you will strike its heel.'

    To the woman he said:

    I shall give you intense pain
        in childbearing,
    you will give birth to your children
        in pain.
    Your yearning will be for your husband,
    and he will dominate you.

To the man he said, 'Because you listened to the voice of your wife and ate from the tree of which I had forbidden you to eat,

    Accursed be the soil because of you!
    Painfully will you get your food from it
    as long as you live.
    It will yield you brambles and thistles,
    as you eat the produce of the land.
    By the sweat of your face

    will you earn you food,
    until you return to the ground,
    as you were taken from it.
    For dust you are
    and to dust you shall return.

The man named his wife 'Eve' because she was the mother of all those who live. Yahweh God made tunics of skins for the man and his wife and clothed them. Then Yahweh God said, 'Now that the man has become like one of us in knowing good from evil, he must not be allowed to reach out his hand and pick from the tree of life too, and eat and live for ever!' So Yahweh God expelled him from the garden of Eden, to till the soil from which he had been taken. He banished the man, and in front of the garden of Eden he posted the great winged creatures and the fiery flashing sword, to guard the way to the tree of life.


September 9, 2003 message continues

Jesus speaks:  Look at Cain and Abel


Genesis 4: 6-13

Yahweh asked Cain, ‘Why are you angry and downcast? If you are doing right, surely you ought to hold your head high! But if you are not doing right, Sin is crouching at the door hungry to get you. You can still master him.’ Cain said to his brother Abel, ‘Let us go out’; and while they were in the open country, Cain set on his brother Abel and killed him. 
    Yahweh asked Cain, ‘Where is your brother Abel?’ ‘I do not know,’ he replied. ‘Am I my brother’s guardian?’ ‘What have you done?’ Yahweh asked. ‘Listen! Your brother’s blood is crying out to me from the ground. Now be cursed and banned from the ground that has opened its mouth to receive your brother’s blood at your hands. When you till the ground it will no longer yield up its strength to you. A restless wanderer you will be on earth.’ Cain then said to Yahweh, ‘My punishment is greater than I can bear.


Genesis 1: 26

God said, ‘Let us make man in our own image, in the likeness of ourselves, and let them be masters of the fish of the sea, the birds of heaven, the cattle, all the wild animals and all the creatures that creep along the ground.’


Revelation 2: 1-5

    ‘Write to the angel of the church in Ephesus and say, “Here is the message of the one who holds the seven stars in his right hand and who lives among the seven golden lamp–stands: I know your activities, your hard work and your perseverance. I know you cannot stand wicked people, and how you put to the test those who were self–styled apostles, and found them false. I know too that you have perseverance, and have suffered for my name without growing tired. Nevertheless, I have this complaint to make: you have less love now than formerly. Think where you were before you fell; repent, and behave as you did at first, or else, if you will not repent, I shall come to you and take your lamp–stand from its place.


Revelation 12: 1-18

    Now a great sign appeared in heaven: a woman, robed with the sun, standing on the moon, and on her head a crown of twelve stars. She was pregnant, and in labour, crying aloud in the pangs of childbirth. Then a second sign appeared in the sky: there was a huge red dragon with seven heads and ten horns, and each of the seven heads crowned with a coronet. Its tail swept a third of the stars from the sky and hurled them to the ground, and the dragon stopped in front of the woman as she was at the point of giving birth, so that it could eat the child as soon as it was born. The woman was delivered of a boy, the son who was to rule all the nations with an iron sceptre, and the child was taken straight up to God and to his throne, while the woman escaped into the desert, where God had prepared a place for her to be looked after for twelve hundred and sixty days. 
    And now war broke out in heaven, when Michael with his angels attacked the dragon. The dragon fought back with his angels, but they were defeated and driven out of heaven. The great dragon, the primeval serpent, known as the devil or Satan, who had led all the world astray, was hurled down to the earth and his angels were hurled down with him. Then I heard a voice shout from heaven, ‘Salvation and power and empire for ever have been won by our God, and all authority for his Christ, now that the accuser, who accused our brothers day and night before our God, has been brought down. They have triumphed over him by the blood of the Lamb and by the word to which they bore witness, because even in the face of death they did not cling to life. So let the heavens rejoice and all who live there; but for you, earth and sea, disaster is coming—because the devil has gone down to you in a rage, knowing that he has little time left.’ 
    As soon as the dragon found himself hurled down to the earth, he sprang in pursuit of the woman, the mother of the male child, but she was given a pair of the great eagle’s wings to fly away from the serpent into the desert, to the place where she was to be looked after for a time, two times and half a time.  So the serpent vomited water from his mouth, like a river, after the woman, to sweep her away in the current, but the earth came to her rescue; it opened its mouth and swallowed the river spewed from the dragon’s mouth. Then the dragon was enraged with the woman and went away to make war on the rest of her children, who obey God’s commandments and have in themselves the witness of Jesus.

And I took my stand on the seashore.


Revelation 19: 5-10

Then a voice came from the throne; it said, ‘Praise our God, you servants of his and those who fear him, small and great alike.’ And I heard what seemed to be the voices of a huge crowd, like the sound of the ocean or the great roar of thunder, answering, ‘Alleluia! The reign of the Lord our God Almighty has begun; let us be glad and joyful and give glory to God, because this is the time for the marriage of the Lamb. His bride is ready, and she has been able to dress herself in dazzling white linen, because her linen is made of the good deeds of the saints.’ The angel said, ‘Write this, “Blessed are those who are invited to the wedding feast of the Lamb,” ’ and he added, ‘These words of God are true.’ Then I knelt at his feet to worship him, but he said to me, ‘Never do that: I am your fellow–servant and the fellow–servant of all your brothers who have in themselves the witness of Jesus. God alone you must worship.’ The witness of Jesus is the spirit of prophecy.


Revelation 21: 1-8

Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth;  the first heaven and the first earth had disappeared now, and there was no longer any sea. I saw the holy city, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride dressed for her husband. Then I heard a loud voice call from the throne, ‘Look, here God lives among human beings. He will make his home among them; they will be his people, and he will be their God, God–with–them. He will wipe away all tears from their eyes; there will be no more death, and no more mourning or sadness or pain. The world of the past has gone.’ Then the One sitting on the throne spoke. ‘Look, I am making the whole of creation new. Write this, “What I am saying is trustworthy and will come true.” Then he said to me, ‘It has already happened. I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End. I will give water from the well of life free to anybody who is thirsty; anyone who proves victorious will inherit these things; and I will be his God and he will be my son. But the legacy for cowards, for those who break their word, or worship obscenities, for murderers and the sexually immoral, and for sorcerers, worshippers of false gods or any other sort of liars, is the second death in the burning lake of sulphur.’


Revelation 22: 12-16

Look, I am coming soon, and my reward is with me, to repay everyone as their deeds deserve. I am the Alpha and the Omega, the First and the Last, the Beginning and the End. Blessed are those who will have washed their robes clean, so that they will have the right to feed on the tree of life and can come through the gates into the city. Others must stay outside: dogs, fortune–tellers, and the sexually immoral, murderers, idolaters, and everyone of false speech and false life.’ 

    I, Jesus, have sent my angel to attest these things to you for the sake of the churches. I am the sprig from the root of David and the bright star of the morning.


Revelation 22: 20-21

    The one who attests these things says: I am indeed coming soon. 
    Amen; come, Lord Jesus. 
May the grace of the Lord Jesus be with you all. Amen.



September 9, 2003 message continues

Jesus speaks:      Purity comes from within. A man searched
                        his whole life for a home, he would
                        live with others and always have the same
                        problems relating. At long last he
                        said I will live alone. When he was
                        alone, he longed to be with others, when
                        he was with others he was irritated,
                        angry and usually pouting for being
                        wronged by others or screaming to get
                        his needs met. His whole life was
                        lived like this. He thought he would
                        go to new pastures and everything
                        would be fine, then they would understand
                        and love me, recognize me and I would
                        use my talents and be admired by all,
                        but when he went from place to place
                        the people seemed the same, sometimes
                        worse and his needs were never met. He
                        was always hurt by others who failed to
                        put up with his ways and recognize

                            In the new place he was forced to
                        isolate, flee, and be just as angry or
                        more than before. When he was with others
                        he pouted or screamed as before.

                            He wanted to be with others, but only
                        to fill his needs. He saw only the fact
                        he needed love. He wanted to do exactly
                        as he wished, come and go when he wanted
                        and expected everyone to love him and
                        accept him and give him honor and recognition.

                            Because of his inability to live with
                        others he was forced to live alone. He
                        didn't want this at all, but he could
                        not find a situation except like all
                        the others. He was selfish and played games
                        in the relationships to get control
                        and he forced others to wait and wait when
                        he made appointments he did
                        others things when the appointment
                        time came. When asked to do a job he
                        would do unrelated things and made the
                        job take three times as long, while others
                        waited and waited. He wanted people
                        waiting for him. He wanted to be in charge
                        and help others by being the teacher,
                        they would all listen, he would have
                        the answers for them. He did it all
                        for recognition for himself not to really
                        help others, he wanted the glory. He argued
                        with those over him to be above
                        them. Being with him was stressful
                        because of his constant discontent inside
                        and how he was - for him, depended on
                        how he was received and recognized by
                        others. But he did things to cause
                        disharmony with others and others didn't
                        want to be upset and play his sordid games.

                            He sabotaged his own time to have
                        harmony by creating disharmony and
                        then projecting his own disharmony on

                            People around him did nothing to
                        him, but put up with his behavior
                        and he accused them of doing things to
                        him - he pouted or screamed.

                            Mary Lou just loved herself. She
                        loved God. She was focused on others.
                        Where the man made everyone pay when
                        he was involved through his sordid
                        manipulative games, Mary Lou did
                        the work in 1/3 of the time, people
                        loved her and wanted her around.
                        Everyone worked hard for Mary Lou,
                        she complimented them, she loved
                        them and loved herself.

                            I am God, I came and I gave My all
                        for the brethren, never once did I pout,
                        I said what I said and I didn't change
                        it. People that say one thing - and then
                        change it, project their own bad
                        habits on others. People that are deceptive
                        and lie blame others of their own
                        faults. The devil is the father of
                        lies and deception. To play manipulative
                        games and hurt others, to always be
                        focused on oneself and working out
                        your relationship inside and out,
                        upside and down, keeps one from
                        having the joy of living.

                            Satan is dark. Satan wants division.
                        When satan is at work there is a negative
                        energy. People can feel the good will
                        of love. People can feel the discontent
                        that comes with division and hatred.

                            Satan is hatred, bitterness, envy,
                        jealousy, greed, pride, (selfishness comes from satan).

                            I am love, kindness, I am the one
                        who gave Himself for you.

                            If you want to model yourself after
                        Me you will act like Me.

                            Anything else is not of Me.

                            Do you act like Me?

                            Some people cannot seem to get
                        close to others. They become so
                        self-focused and yet they constantly
                        do not move ahead.

                            It is how they see themselves
                        that is harmful.

                            They tell themselves others are
                        thinking things they aren't thinking.
                        They leave a trail of wounded people
                        behind. They are prideful and will not
                        look at themselves or ever say they
                        are sorry. They will not admit they
                        were wrong.

                            Some people will not take directions.
                        Because someone gave them directions they
                        had to follow when young possibly with
                        force and criticism they steer away from simple
                        requests to take out the garbage or do
                        a simple assignment - they want to change
                        it and get control, then some - when they
                        do get the permission
                        don't do what they wanted to because they got permission
                        and wanted it totally their way, when
                        they wanted.

                            Dealing with people like this is a
                        constant battle of wills. The issue is
                        not the work at hand or project it
                        is their controlling it. They do not
                        work peaceably with others. The time
                        working together is stressful because they
                        can blow-up at any second for no reason.
                        The tension is in them. In time they can
                        tear a place apart. There is little love,
                        harmony and work ethics, they operate
                        for selfish control and manipulation.
                        Many businesses have folded because
                        the one in authority is plagued by this
                        imperfection. As far as growth - there
                        is none.

                            Who would come and subject themselves
                        to constant tension. The tension is in
                        the party - to fail to be directed by anyone
                        and to fail to utilize the moment in
                        living productively for the common good
                        and to build My Kingdom.

                            Their world inside themselves is plagued
                        by tension, hatred, division, ill thoughts
                        about others and thoughts of hatred
                        that they believe others are thinking
                        about them.







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