MYSTERY COMMUNION 36

24 APRIL 2011

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THE BRIEFCASE OF THE PROPHET

 

 

 “A scarecrow's a meal ticket.

 Amen.

Just get in behind the scarecrow;

 that's all you have to do.”

 

“I tell you the truth.

Every time you see a scarecrow up, remember,

there's something good around.”

This is a true story.àTHE SITUATION. ß This is a true story. 
In Washington , DC , at a Metro Station, on a cold January morning in 2007, this man with a violin played six Bach pieces for about 45 minutes.  During that time, approximately 2,000 people went through the station, most of them on their way to work.  After about 3 minutes, a middle-aged man noticed that there was a musician playing.  He slowed his pace and stopped for a few seconds, and then he hurried on to meet his schedule.
About 4 minutes later:
The violinist received his first dollar.  A woman threw money in the hat and, without stopping, continued to walk.
At 6 minutes: 

A young man leaned against the wall to listen to him, then looked at his watch and started to walk again.
 
At 10 minutes:
A 3-year old boy stopped, but his mother tugged him along hurriedly.  The kid stopped to look at the violinist again, but the mother pushed hard and the child continued to walk, turning his head the whole time.  This action was repeated by several other children, but every parent - without exception - forced their children to move on quickly.
  
At 45 minutes:
The musician played continuously.  Only 6 people stopped and listened for a short while.  About 20 gave money but continued to walk at their normal pace.  The man collected a total of $32.
 
After 1 hour: 
He finished playing and silence took over.  No one noticed and no one applauded.  There was no recognition at all.
No one knew this, but the violinist was Joshua Bell, one of the greatest musicians in the world.  He played one of the most intricate pieces ever written, with a violin worth $3.5 million dollars.  Two days before, Joshua Bell sold-out a theatre in Boston where the seats averaged $100 each to sit and listen to him play the same music.

“I could preach a sermon on that”

 

SHOW.US.THE.FATHER.title  CHICAGO.IL  53-0907A

Well, I thought,

 "Isn't that amazing look at that?"

 But to my amazement right out in the middle of the patch,

setting right on the arm of that scarecrow,

set two great,

 big crows just a eating their belly full just as hard as they could.

I thought,

"Well, isn't that something?"

 I said,

"That's just exactly...

Well, I could preach a sermon on that."

I said,

"That's right.

Jesus Christ,

the Son of God, the good Man, has prepared all good things

 (that's right)

for His Church."

 You believe that?

And some of them stand way back off,

 "I tell you now;

I don't believe in no such thing as that.

Look what they did. Uh-huh. Uh-huh."

Others come down on the telegraph wire,

"Well,

I could believe it,

but my church wouldn't let me."

I CORINTHIANS 11:26

MARK 4:35-41

  35       And the same day, when the even was come, he saith unto them, Let us pass over unto the other side.

  36    And when they had sent away the multitude, they took him even as he was in the ship. And there were also with him other little ships.

  37    And there arose a great storm of wind, and the waves beat into the ship, so that it was now full.

  38    And he was in the hinder part of the ship, asleep on a pillow: and they awake him, and say unto him, Master, carest thou not that we perish?

  39    And he arose, and rebuked the wind, and said unto the sea, Peace, be still. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm.

  40    And he said unto them, Why are ye so fearful? how is it that ye have no faith?

  41    And they feared exceedingly, and said one to another, What manner of man is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?

 

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PILLAR.OF.FIRE.title  JONESBORO.AR  53-0509

The biggest trouble there is in the church today is

a bunch of fear.

 People's always scared,

and that's of the devil.

 Don't be scared.

 

2

REDEMPTION.BY.POWER.title  LVL.KY  V-25 N-7  54-0329

After Jesus rose from the dead, His words were constantly,

"Fear not."

That's what the trouble with the Church today,

 is scared to death you're going to make a failure.

 

3

BE.NOT.AFRAID.IT.IS.I.title  LAKEPORT.CA  60-0720

He said,

"Be not afraid; it's I; it's Me."

Now,

if Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever,

 then He will do the same today, as He did then and will forever.

Is that right?

 

4

ABRAHAM.RESTORED.title  LONG.BEACH.CA  61-0211

Stay with that Word and watch what happen.

 

5

SEAL.OF.GOD.title  JEFF.IN  V-26 N-4  54-0514

But what does a scarecrow mean to you,

 if you could talk bird talk?

 Birds say,

"When I see a scarecrow, that's a meal ticket.

 

6

ANGEL.AND.THREE.PULLS.title  PHOENIX.AZ  51-0414

An old scarecrow

is a dinner bell sometimes to those who believe,

A meal ticket.

 

7

ACTS.OF.THE.HOLY.SPIRIT.title  JEFF.IN  V-26 N-9  54-1219E

I tell you the truth.

Every time you see a scarecrow up,

remember,

there's something good around.

 

8

GREAT.WARRIOR.JOSHUA.title  CHICAGO.IL  55-0119

Did you always realize that scarecrows are put up around the good apple tree?

There ain't a lot of scarecrows...

 What's a scarecrow is for is to scare you away from the real thing.

Move on around them.

Way on back there,

there's a right genuine Holy Spirit,

Holy Ghost filled believers.

 

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ONLY.BELIEVE.title  CHICAGO.IL  61-0427

I like to get where somebody is criticized and made fun of,

 and then look around see where...

Well,

 examine it over and see what it's all about.

Yes, sir.

 It's a dinner bell.

Just watch right behind it.

 

10

LEADERSHIP.title  COVINA.CA  V-7 N-7  65-1207

  Watch the birds,

watch the animals, watch everything,

and you watch nature.

 Watch the little dove how he flies.

What a different bird he is.

 See?

 He--he doesn't have any gall;

he can't eat like the crow can.

See?

 He has no gall in him. He doesn't have to take a bath in the--in the--in the water, because he's got something on the inside of him;

it cleans him from the inside out. You see?

And that's the way the Christian is.

 

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LEADERSHIP.title  COVINA.CA  V-7 N-7  65-1207

Always in nature you'll find God.

 

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ANGEL.AND.THREE.PULLS.title  PHOENIX.AZ  51-0414

Some of them are setting up in the trees,

 and some on telegraph poles,

 and some are even setting on a fence post right next to the patch.

And I thought,

 "You--you got them right here in front of me for some cause."

 I thought,

"Well, that's just like--just like the meetings."

 Some set way off;

 they're scared to death.

They won't even come around the meeting.

 And the other one gets close enough to be setting right up at the patch.

But to my surprise,

setting right on the arm of that scarecrow

set two big blackbirds,

just a eating to who wouldn't have it.

And the rest of them flying around

chirping and squawking.

 

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IS.THIS.SIGN.OF.THE.END.SIR.title  JEFF  V-2 N-11  62-1230E

Now, you all speak of being Doctors of Divinity,

and I stand here by myself."

 I said,

"If that is so,

 you want to question me on the baptism in Jesus' Name,

 we'll start with that first.

 I want one of you men to bring your Bible and stand here by my side,

on anything that I've taught."

 I said,

"Stand here by my side and with the Word of God, disprove it."

I waited;

nobody said nothing.

 I said,

"I am asking for some of you men to come, stand by my side.

So what's the matter with you?

Then stay off my back,

 if you're afraid to stand here by me."

It's not me they are afraid of.

It is that

Angel of the Almighty God,

 that they know if He could foretell me to come...

They was brighter than I thought they were.

 They knowed better than to stand there.

 

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HEAR.HIS.VOICE.title  JEFF.IN  58-1005M

Don't be scared to take God at His Word.

Just relax and have faith and believe.

He's watching over you.

 

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WE.WOULD.SEE.JESUS.title  SPOKANE.WA  62-0712

No matter what it is,

swing out there.

Take God's Word and believe it.

 

 

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TOKEN.THE.title  DALLAS.TX  V-19 N-12  64-0308

"We know He was a prophet of God.

(See?)

No man could do these things

'less God be with him,"

 Then

wouldn't accept His message.

They wouldn't accept John,

 and he was a prophet.

Wouldn't accept Elijah,

none of the rest of them,

 and

 they had the Divine revelation.

 

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ASHAMED.OF.HIM.title  JEFF.IN  V-3 N-9  65-0711

The other night saying that

 Los Angeles

would fall into the ocean...

But when you have met God,

and the God Who doesn't fail,

the God Who does exactly what He said He would do,

He's always done it;

you're not ashamed of it then.

You don't have to walk back and be embarrassed about it;

You

can tell the whole world.

 

 

REVELATION 10:1-3

  1       And I saw another mighty angel come down from heaven, clothed with a cloud: and a rainbow [was] upon his head, and his face [was] as it were the sun, and his feet as pillars of fire:

  2    And he had in his hand a little book open: and he set his right foot upon the sea, and [his] left [foot] on the earth,

  3    And cried with a loud voice, as [when] a lion roareth: and when he had cried, seven thunders uttered their voices.

 

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BROKEN.CISTERNS.title  PHOENIX.AZ  V-19 N-4  65-0123

He said,

 "When the lion roars, who can but fear?"

 He said,

"Then God has spoken, who can but prophesy?"

And that's, I think, the condition meets that challenge again today.

God has spoken.

 

See?

And we see the handwriting on the wall,

so it's

very easy to prophesy

and

see that we're at the end time.

 

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COMMUNION.title  JEFF.IN  V-10 N-1  62-0204

And we cannot prophesy now of good things

to this modern world.

 

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AWAKENING.JESUS.title  TEMPE.AZ  63-0117

The prophet
is known
when his prophecy comes to pass.

 

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FEAST.OF.THE.TRUMPETS.title  JEFF.IN  V-3 N-16  64-0719M

May I say that God always...

The way God is known

amongst people is by being

prophetic.

 

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FUTURE.HOME.title  JEFF.IN  V-3 N-5  64-0802

Get the idea?

Oh, my.

See then Jesus said in John 14,

 "When He,

 The Holy Ghost

 is come

 He will bring these things to your memory

 (See?),

Show you what day you're living in.

And then another thing you'll know Him by,

 He will show you things to come."

See, see?

Right back to the prophetic again

"When He's come."

See?

 

“The way God is known amongst people

 is by being prophetic.”

 

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ABSOLUTE.AN.title  PHOENIX.AZ  63-0127

God

 has prophesied

in this last days of what comes to pass.

 

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SIXTH.SEAL.THE.title  JEFF.IN  63-0323

  Now, see,

 if you can get back here under these Seals,

if they can ever get...

When they're opened,

you can see exactly what God is a-doing,

what He has done,

what He is going to do.

 

 “And for all these years,

The

 Bible's been interpreted

till we've absolutely give It the ecclesiastical interpretation through.

And the last gift being added in the Laodicean Age

(Which is the seventh angel's time to preach in the Laodicean Age.)

At that time,

that they would be a lot of things

 that was misconstrued down through the ages.

 

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RAPTURE.THE.title  YUMA.AZ  V-5 N-14  65-1204

The word

"rapture"

 in the Bible is not even used at all. We just put that word there.

 

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SHEPHERD.OF.THE.SHEEPFOLD.title  CHICAGO.IL  56-0403

The first coming is past;

 The second coming's

the rapture when we meet Him;

 

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JESUS.CHRIST.THE.SAME.title  DAWSON.CREEK.BC  61-0519

And He will never come to the earth
on

His second coming.

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FOURTH.SEAL.THE.title  JEFF.IN  63-0321

The second coming

is the

rapture.

 

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ABSOLUTE.AN.title  PHOENIX.AZ  63-0127

The rapture...

“You'll be talking about the rapture when the rapture's been gone a long time.”

 See?

Yeah, you'll be saying,

"Bless God, the rapture's come,"

And

it's done past.

 

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DESPERATION.title  JEFF.IN  V-4 N-1  63-0901E

And remember,

 the coming of the Lord will be a sudden,

secret going away.

 He will come and take Her like a thief in the night.

 

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GOD.OF.THIS.EVIL.AGE.title  JEFF.IN  V-4 N-9  65-0801M

And it'll come like a thief in the night.

“The way

 God is known amongst people

 is by being prophetic.”

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ANOINTED.ONES.AT.END.TIME.title  JEFF.IN  V-5 N-3  65-0725M

"You'll find out one of these days

when California's beneath the sea out yonder,"

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FOURTH.SEAL.THE.title  JEFF.IN  63-0321

  But in the eagle age,

 the last age,

The

 prophetic age where there is to

Rise prophetic utterance

 (See?),

to whom the secrets always comes..

 

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SEVENTH.SEAL.THE.title  JEFF.IN  63-0324E

Now,

 we're into the age of the Eagle,

 

[“There is to rise prophetic utterance”]

 

The revelation to be revealed,

the whole thing.

 

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COUNTDOWN.title  BAKF.CA  V-22 N-9  64-0209

  It's called the eagle age in the Bible.

 

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MODERN.EVENTS.MADE.CLEAR.BY.PROPHECY.title  SBD.CA  V-7 N-6  65-

We're not living in a Pentecostal age; we're living in another age.

 See?

We're not living in a Methodist age;

We’re living

in another age.

We're living on up here to the Bride age.

 

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BREACH.THE.title  JEFF.IN  63-0317E

Notice, and is not revealed until—

This Book is not revealed

 until

the church ages and denominational ages has run out.,

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BREACH.THE.title  JEFF.IN  63-0317E

It's only revealed after church ages

and denominational ages

has run out.

 

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COUNTDOWN.title  BAKF.CA  V-22 N-9  64-0209

Yes, sir.

The countdown's even over.

Every church age is done past.

 

“Leave that scarecrow, but get around behind it.”

 

“Just watch right behind it.”

 

“Now,

 if you're scared of the scarecrows you'll never get it.

See?

 But if you're not afraid,

 come right on in behind the scarecrow.”

 

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QUESTIONS.AND.ANSWERS.title  JEFF.IN  COD  54-0103E

That's where you find the good apples,

is around where the

scarecrow's at.

That's right.

Just go right on in behind the thing,

go to eating apples.

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CHRIST.REVEALED.IN.HIS.OWN.WORD.title  JEFF.IN  V-4 N-10  65-

The words that that man would say,

the way he acted,

would blind others and open -

He dressed the man in the type of dress that he was,

the nature,

the ambition,

 and everything,

just the way he had to be,

just perfectly selected

for that certain people that He'd call for that certain age.

While others would stand,

 and look at him, and say,

"Well I can't... There's... I--I can't..."

See,

They were blinded.

 

Sometimes people don't have the right discernment.

They are afraid of that.

Don't you know that our Lord was publicly denounced--or pronounced to be an insane Person? The Pharisees, the high church said, "That man's out of his head.

He has a devil, and he's mad," and the word "mad" means "to be crazy."

“John, in his day, by the world, was considered a wild man. He was half naked, pieces of sheepskin wrapped around him, and woolly beard over his face, and his hair probably stood out from the side. And to the--just the world, the people out in the world, he was a wild man. We'd call him crazy, just an old hermit that lived out into the wilderness.

“Agrippa said, "Paul, too much learning maketh thee mad."

He said, "I'm not mad, Agrippa.

But I'm only here telling you what God has did in the Word." See?

“Jesus was not a scholar. Neither was He a priest.

Neither was He a rabbi to the world. He was a renegade to the world.

But God was confirming His Word through Him, which made Him Emmanuel.

 

“They said, "He was a holy-roller. He was insane. He was--He was a fanatic,

and so forth."

But He said He was God.

 

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GOD.OF.THIS.EVIL.AGE.title  JEFF.IN  V-4 N-9  65-0801M

He's trying by his knowledge, and schools, and better educated people, and ethics, and so forth, to keep you away from seeing that.

Anything, so that you won't look at that and see that's

Jesus Christ.

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PERSEVERANCE.title  S.PINES.NC  62-0608

But remember,

the scarecrows is always at the good tree.

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GOD.OF.THIS.EVIL.AGE.title  JEFF.IN  V-4 N-9  65-0801M

He's trying his best to keep you from seeing that.

He'll tack any dirty name onto it he can.

See?

 He'll call it holy-rollers and everything else.

He called Jesus Beelzebub.

And if they call the Master of the house Beelzebub,

 how much more are they going to call the disciples?

See, see?

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ONLY.BELIEVE.title  CHICAGO.IL  61-0427

Just get in behind the scarecrow;

That’s all you have to do.

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SEED.NOT.HEIR.WITH.SHUCK.title  JEFF.IN  V-6 N-4  65-0218

  "We must be about the Father's business,"

 

Luke 17:30;

 Hebrews 13:8;

 Revelation 10;1-7;

 I Corinthians 11:26;

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SEED.NOT.HEIR.WITH.SHUCK.title  JEFF.IN  V-6 N-4  65-0218

That's the Father's business.

 Think they would receive it?

They want to be dignified and say,

"Our denomination don't teach us that."

But the Bible does.

That's right.

 

Joshua Bell.

One of the greatest musicians in the world.

http://www.joshuabell.com/officialphotos/34

 

“Now Joshua means

"Jehova- Savior",

 and he represents the end-time leader that will come to the church even as Paul came as the original leader.”

 

EPHESIANS.PARALLELS.JOSHUA.title  JEFF.IN  AD.1  60-0515E

Our Joshua,

 which is the Holy Spirit...

"Joshua" means "Jesus, Saviour."

Joshua means the Holy Spirit

representing it in the spiritual as that was in the natural,

 that

 He is our great Warrior.

He's our great Leader.

 

Amen.

 

 

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