Christmas morning, I heard the Lord whisper to me, "You
can ask Me for whatever you want." I lay there content
in His arms having already been given what I really
wanted and thanked Him for it. But God knows our wishes
deeper than our own perceptions. After 21 years of
hearing promises and experiencing delays, He was about
to set me free.
opened our gifts that morning, and as I held the little
box that Anna gave me, there was a beautiful bracelet
watch. She immediately said, "And the Word of the Lord
is, NOW IS THE TIME." It struck me so strongly that I
looked at the time. I was surprised to see that the
minute hand was moving. I looked closer and the clock
said 2:22. WOW.
has spoken to me over and over again through the numbers
222. In the Greek, the Strong's number for Alexander is
222, which is the root word of my name. The Lord had
previously given me a promise that whenever I saw the
numbers 222, whatever I asked of Him, He would grant.
about that promise called, Your Deepest Desire, Ask Me
for a Sign: http://www.thequickenedword.com/desire.html
remembered all of this, I realized the incredible timing
this took to plan a meal for 12, open gifts and open the
watch at that exact moment with the second hand ticking.
It was literally a 60 second window of time set on that
watch, to have opened it and looked at the time and have
her declare, "NOW IS THE TIME!" WOW.
to Ponder are summaries of His quickened Words of
prophetic revelation, punched with the word of wisdom
and written under inspiration.}
pondered before the Lord what Word He would say in
regards to Now is the Time, the following came into my
heart. Dear ones, you can ask for whatever you want. For
whom would you make your request?
A TIME AS THIS 3/2/99
closed doors I prepared you. I carefully allotted you
hidden assignments, ones that would build courage and
valor. - Assignments that built faith against the odds.
I raised you to be gracious in your manner and I gave
you My greatest favor. Even so, who would have guessed
that in your veins flows the blood of royalty? Who would
have guessed I would have chosen you for such an hour?
For behind closed doors, you were anointed. Behind
closed doors, you were prepared. In secret, I raised an
intercessor, a deliverer. The measure of your authority,
your vote, has been kept secret even from you.
enemy has secretly plotted to kill and destroy and
annihilate. I have exposed his plans just in time that
you may take your rightful place. Rise to the occasion,
queen daughter. For I have given you the anointing of
Queen Esther. Come forth My beloved and speak to the
King. I have given you the power and the authority to
intercede on behalf of the many who can not speak for
themselves. I have strategically placed you in My
kingdom for such a time as this. Have courage, speak
forth My Words. Be strong, be valiant and fight for
those who can not fight. Be My deliverer and put a stop
to this enemy plan.
stretch out My scepter to you. Step forward into your
place. What is your request? I will give it to you.
Speak and hold nothing back. What is your petition My
Esther the queen answered and said, If I have found
favour in thy sight, O king, and if it please the king,
let my life be given Me at my petition, and my people at
my request: For we are sold, I and my people, to be
destroyed, to be slain, and to perish. But if we had
been sold for bondmen and bondwomen, I had held my
tongue, although the enemy could not countervail the
king's damage." (Esther 7:3-4)