Let The Fun Begin

leejohndrowteamVacation. A time of rest and peace for me.

Yesterday I posted an article that generated a ton of prayer requests. I am glad. People need people. Just the idea of people needing people to grow and do life with is probably the sincerest form of revival. (And I am praying for those who sent things in.)

As I talked to a friend, I said it is time for people to be genuine and authentic. I realized how true it was a little later on. Life is changing.

This week, I will be with my kids and their kids. Last night my wife and I along with 3 grandchildren made the lake. As we loaded everything into the house, looking out on the lake, I realized this is the place that brings refreshing to my soul.

Yesterday, even before I left my workplace the following vision happened.

While working on my vacation notice for my clients, I saw a large bowl floating in the air over the USA. I saw it over “time”, and over the past season, it was filling rather “slowly”. But there seemed to be a surge and the bowl was rapidly approaching the brim.

In Revelations 8 we hear of the prayers of the saints. I believe this is indicative that we are to pray and to recognize that our prayers avail much.

I saw the waters begin to spill out over the US. First in droplets, then in small streams until the bowl began to evenly pour out over all the edge.

I submit to you that America needs your prayers of goodness and not condemnation. There is enough darkness in the world without you adding your “prophe-lying”.

We need people who believe the word; not the news, not their friends, not the enemy. And we need them to release it over the nations.

Why? For the now and the generations to come.

Last night I had an encounter of sorts.

When I rented the house we are staying in I thought it was on another lake in another place. The night before as I was looking at directions, I realized where it was. It was a place where my dad and I would come to buy minnows, crayfish and night crawlers for bait. A place where I heard “old men” share stories of fishing for the “big ones”.

The last time I was here was in 1998 when myself and some family members brought my dad’s ashes to the place of his earthly love. The waters of the Adirondacks. We each took a handful of his ashes and released them onto the waters. As they sank to the bottom a large eagle left her nest and swooped from her perch across the waters.

Last night as emotion crept into my life as I came upon the place on the waters, a young eagle watched me from high over the road.

We drove a little further and as we drove into the driveway a sign said “Jesus is Lord”.

I had no “idea” the family that had the house was Christian. I just knew I wanted this house.

Already the children awoke at 5:30 to tell me how cool it was here. (Yes, 5:30 after going to bed at 10:30.)We walked out on the beach. A large snapping turtle came ashore. The house is filled with the smell of bacon, eggs and syrup. In a few moments we will be out on the boat.

You may be going through something. I get it. You may have gone through something. Share it and help others.

Why? Because your family and friends need you!

Written by Lee Johndrow

Lee Johndrow

Lee is on staff as the Prophetic Ministry Leader at the Village Church where he functions as one of the prophetic grace. (You can visit their site at www.villagechurchswanzey.com)

He is the father of five wonderful children. Married for over 22 years to his wife Tina. 7 grandchildren as of September 22, 2014, with another one on the way! Loving life with family, friends, faith, fun and food!

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